Wood slats, concrete pavers, stones

Dwell on Design Exclusive House Tour: Rose House

inarc architects / links courtyard house, georges road mornington peninsula

Links style coastal golf course abuts the house where the edges of the landscape blends and gets tucked in behind a strand of Cypress trees.

hancock park garden w/fireplace & water feature

Exterior Design & Decor - Courtyard walls are actually a hedge creating a softer feel and a "green wall". Love the outdoor concrete fireplace with bench creating a modern feel.

Beautiful, lush approach to California home of lan...

Small-scale garden - landscape architect Joseph Marek's own home, the entry. On the left: Agave attenuate, 'Goodwin Creek' lavender and Phormium tenax 'Variegatum'. On the right: Aloe arborescens 'Lutea' and Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Gold Star'.

A granny flat is a bit like all the other types of dwellings, only better. (*Not my granny flat.)

Why I love living in a granny flat

"[A granny flat looks] like a miniature house. The reason people like babies so much is that they’re tiny humans. The reason they like cats so much because they look like tiny lions. This principle can also be applied to granny flats.

desire to inspire - - Murrakaia

We received an email from a reader named Dane recently, and as today is a holiday here in Canada a.

modern indoor courtyard, sliding glass\/wood panels reminds me of: ranch-style courtyard in The Parent Trap (original), an Italian atrium, a Japanese stone garden