A modern white planter transforms a deck into a garden oasis using several types of ornamental grasses and blooming plants, including marigolds.
A contemporary outdoor living space uses glass walls so as not to ubstruct the urban landscape. A contemporary sectional is used for seating, while the outdoor kitchen area has a grill and bar area for dining.
Protected from the elements, the outdoor kitchen is ready for year-round use—or as long as the Windy City's climate will allow. The rustic slab island is the perfect spot for light meals or after-work drinks when you don't feel like venturing into the city.
The Bucktown Hot Tub Retreat provides a serene space to relax amid the active city. The space features a new roof deck with ipe decking, concrete counters, cedar pergola, tempered glass panels and fire pit. Additional features include seating around the fire pit, sun loungers, bar area and outdoor refrigerator/freezer.
The roof deck of this high rise building in Chicago includes an outdoor kitchen available to all the residents. Two grills make the high-demand space more practical; the designers positioned them together to keep the area less crowded when both grills are in use.
An outdoor living space can be the perfect urban escape. Away from the hustle of the streets, this contemporary dining and grilling area is the perfect entertaining space for a casual dinner party with friends. It features a custom pergola, wooden wall-mounted planter boxes and under-counter lighting.
Set under pergolas for shade, this contemporary outdoor deck is a getaway in the city. Comfortable seating areas, from the bed swing to the contemporary sofas and lounge chairs, all center around the stacked stone fireplace.
This rooftop kitchen features stained cedar woodwork, absolute-black granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. The Solaira outdoor heaters attached to the pergola keep guests warm even if the temperature isn't. The city skyline in the background offers the perfect view while dining on the rooftop.
This outdoor space rests on the roof deck of a historic building on Lake Shore Drive in Chicago. The space features a dining area shaded by a cedar wood pergola, as well as multiple seating areas. Overlooking a gorgeous view, this deck is perfect for hosting parties and entertaining.