A contemporary outdoor kitchen adds to the convenience and luxury of this California home's backyard retreat. Lighted steps lead down to a lakeside seating area, and various tiers and terraces include spots for lounging, dining and swimming in the infinity-edge pool.
A modern fire pit is built right in to the concrete deck that surrounds this southern California pool. Horizonal planes characterize the space and contribute to its restful, mod aesthetic.
A water feature draws the eye to the unique stone surround of this modern swimming pool, which features an elevated hot tub and sweeping city view. Ipe wood is used on the modern railing and surrounding deck.
A white cinderblock border frames the stainless steel outline of this rectangular outdoor fireplace. The open layout allows the flames to be viewed from the patio or the opposite side. The structure connects to a built in stainless steel grill for a functional and stylish cooking area.
This tiled spa creates a vivid focal point for a Tuscan-inspired courtyard garden in Los Angeles. Accent lighting throughout the space gives it a warm, welcoming glow.
A marble tile walkway leads through the lush grass to this gorgeous fire pit area. Curved wicker benches with connected table space are topped with cream cushions and decorative throw pillows. The circular fire pit lights up the yard and bounces off the glass retaining wall.
This fireplace is open on both sides perfect for the open, airy feel of the background patio design. Smooth, round rocks build the interior with beautiful texture and height. A stainless steel border frames the opening and reflects the warm light. Through the opening you can see the streams of water flowing from the above fountain.
Open archways lead from the covered patio out onto the marble tile pool deck. Tile stepping stones create a pathway in the water for a unique pool design. Turquoise throw pillows give the patio chairs a dash of color, and potted trees embellish every column.
The arched entryway and terra cotta tiles fit with the Tuscan-inspired architecture of this Southern California home. Lush plantings surround the house, bringing it charm and warmth.
The side garden of this Tuscan-inspired home in Southern California grows with lush natives plants that frame and soften the lines of the house.
Marble tile flooring and the light neutral home exterior create a bright look on this pool deck. Tile stepping stones create a pathway splitting the water into two sections. Open archways create lovely shape in the design, and potted trees decorate the columns. Plants border the deck adding natural color and light.
Limestone pavers and a pair of towering palms form a clear path to the back entrance of this contemporary California home. Accent lighting throughout this outdoor space adds both drama and function.
This backyard of this contemporary California home is compartmentalized into several cozy areas, each with its own function for entertaining and relaxing. Steps are lighted for safety and convenience.
Succulent plantings glow beneath the soft lights in a Tuscan-inspired garden in Southern California.
A pair of welcoming outdoor sofas flank a long, narrow fire pit in this Tuscan-inspired California courtyard, inviting conversation. Lush plantings grace containers throughout the space, adding to its warmth and charm.