The covered lanai off the great room provides the perfect place to entertain and relax outdoors. With an adjacent gourmet grill station, dining space and pool and lounge area, this backyard paradise allows guests to relax in style.
The sinuous lines of this red brick patio echo the curve of the sloped lawn, which provides a direct path to the water from this luxury home on Massachusetts' Chapoquoit Island. An umbrella provides shade for al fresco dining, while Adirondack chairs fit with the setting and offer an ideal perch for enjoying the view.
The swing bed underneath the pergola provides views of the resort-style backyard. Annual planters offer seasonal color nearby. Lighting around the yard ties the space together to create an at-home resort getaway.
Flagstone steps wind down the hillside, creating a safe route to the lower terrace and sitting area. Where the stone's sandy hues complement the coastal setting, the purple three-awn grass softens the landscape.
A white painted stone fireplace serves as the focal point of this modern coastal style deck. White curtains offer privacy or protection from the sun. A rectangular coffee table with a black frame mimics the black framed outdoor couches.
This stunning Cape Cod-style home rests on a half acre of prime waterfront property on Massachusetts' Chapoquoit Island. Lush landscaping and rolling lawns give way to beautiful water views. Sailing and other beach activities are easily accessible.
The back deck of the HGTV Smart Home 2013 located in Jacksonville, FL is accented with a blue pine trestle-style table and rustic metal chairs. The dining table set presents the perfect marriage of modern and vintage-chic garden design. Composite decking in a weathered gray hue creates a neutral canvas underfoot and a built-in grill in the outdoor kitchen area finish the space.
Cedar-Shingled Home is Framed by Simple, Complementary Plantings
The landscape of this home with cedar shingle siding emphasizes a natural and pastoral feel through the use of stone and a simple planting palette. A neutral gravel driveway complements the grey tones of the home, while the vibrant green gardens provide a backdrop for the home to stand out from.
One of Cobb Architects' goals was to make this home feel as connected and low to the ground as possible while still achieving the appropriate level of protection above the high flood zones in Charleston, S.C. The home achieves this with a unique yet beautiful proportion that keeps it safe and protected.
Colorful Outdoor Patio With Brown Wicker Furniture Set
This newly renovated outdoor patio features a lively coastal style, as seen in the bright green furniture cushions and bold red flower wall hanging. The blue stucco exterior lends an ocean vibe, while neutral stone patio tiles finish off the look of the space.
The design of the pool deck mimics the front porch, which ties the spaces together. Synthetic turf between the lounging space and the pool allows the surface water to drain and creates maximum flexibility in the use of the tight space for entertaining. The flooring is made of a tropical hardwood.
Landscape architect J.R. Kramer knew that the sideyard was a great spot for a small fire pit. Here, four wood chairs circle the feature and invite the owners and their friends to take in the beauty of their surroundings.
Coastal Outdoor Living Space is Sophisticated, Relaxed
This outdoor living space is relaxed and cozy, complete with a built-in fireplace. A gray-and-blue floral rug defines the outdoor seating area that features light wood chairs with bright blue cushions and a round coffee table.
Porch with Outdoor Furniture and Mirrored Table with Lanterns
WAKE + LOOM Design used a matching patio set, which can be a splurge, on this small porch, but you can draw inspiration from the table top. To glam up a wicker table you own or a yard sale item, add a mirror or a piece of glass to the top.