Multipurpose Outdoor Terrace

Designer Marc Nissim turned this New Jersey backyard area into an outdoor oasis.
By: Barbara Ballinger
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Photo By: Marc Nissim

Photo By: Marc Nissim

Photo By: Marc Nissim

Photo By: Marc Nissim

Follow the Path

A walk zigags to steps to the dining terrace and straight ahead to the living room.

From: Marc Nissim

Light the Way

Well-lit steps make the space functional for nighttime get togeters.

From: Marc Nissim

Take a Dip

Waterfall cascades into pool and is recycled; rocks and stone give it a pondlike look.

From: Marc Nissim

Bring the Indoors Outdoors

Cozy seating group with all the accoutrements of indoors—a roof, curtains, fireplace and “rug.”

From: Marc Nissim

Cozy Up Under the Stars

Nighttime means lights, action, and fire in a fire bowl.

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