Pool and cabana

Like the roof over walkway towards pool house like the style of the poolhouse. don't like pool or how it comes right up to it. just like the white farmhouse vibe of poolhouse.

Swing in the garden

gravel path & sitting area close to house. City vibe meets Midwest charm in this harmonious Lincoln Park garden designed by Douglas Hoerr

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Gravel instead? Think of growing a yard this way: mostly gravel (and no sprinklers) but instead wide-spreading plants that can have water efficient water-dripper systems installed.

sandstone coloured tiles around pool

Bespoke design gives this Hamptons-inspired home an Australian twist

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Could do two tier deck: concrete/brick/or shingle planter from ground up, high enough to offer privacy & back support. Wood bench second level along planter.

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Garden bench built into rendered retaining wall. I like the way trees are also in the planter to create two layers, plus a narrow planting at foot of retaining wall and under garden seat. - Gardening And Patio

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Backyard Dream Designs

Concrete slab and firepit design with bench seating. I like the way the retaining wall is used as both a planter and a bench support!

Creative use of small space

23 Small Backyard Ideas How to Make Them Look Spacious and Cozy

Modern patio with fire pit, small retaining wall, and fence - Arterra LLP Landscape Architects

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On a tight budget? This has been achieved with a recycled timber, some breeze blocks & a lick of paint. The trick to the style is to stick to a limited colour palette which brings harmony - but also a great contrast in the textures of the materials.

8 Tips for Crafting a Homey Outdoor Living Space via @PureWow

8 Tips for Crafting a Homey Outdoor Living Space

Backyard in California designed by Molly Wood Garden Design © Trina Roberts - like the sail shade and simplicity of the seating area as well as the planting.

Great ambient light idea for a #MidCentury Modern outdoor space. #downlight below a bench area.  |  archinspire.org

Love the lighting under the seat. Using solar rope lights under neath would give this same effect. The design of this wall is great along with the bench lighting. This design would be easily achievable on a roof top or small backyard setting

Like the idea of extending the indoors outside… nice fence, too! :)

garden Garden drawers Like the idea of extending the indoors outside. nice fence, too! :) Circle Round for Great Garden Design Garden

Patio Design Inspiration, Pictures, Remodels and Decor

Even if you have a small yard, you still design a small patio that will be functional for entertaining, relaxing, and living, as well as beautiful. Use these design ideas if you want turn a tiny place behind your house into something cozy and relaxing.