Outdoor Design

6 Landscaping Best Practices To Enhance Home Values

The first impression is often the lasting impression. When potential buyers or even just visitors drive by or approach your home, the front yard is the first thing they see.

Outside Inside Pavilion / Tohmestudio

Outside Inside Pavilion seeks to frame new living space as an extension of an existing family home. The project takes the form of a simple roofed steel-frame structure without walls

Getting the Family Back Under One Pergola

The owners of this property, parents to grown children, renovated the home, and later, once their two eldest kids flew the nest, they decided to give the garden a much-needed face-lift.

What Does It Take to Build the Patio of Your Dreams?

You can turn your outdoor space into a relaxing and entertaining hub that improves your quality of life. A patio is a paved area placed at ground level nearby your house. Because it’s an outdoor space, often uncovered, it’s usually built from stone and weather-resistant materials.

Phoenix Rooftop by BENT Architecture

Phoenix Rooftop is a green refuge in the unlikeliest of places - 30-stories high, on an exposed, yet spectacular site in the heart of Melbourne.

An Intimate Garden for a Culinary Blogger. Restyling of a Ready Land Plot

This project is an example of restyling a ready land plot with minimum funds and within a very limited timeline. After a thorough work on the initial data the designers kept the zoning of the territory, preserved the existing footpaths and paving.

Landscape Design Tips for Beginners

This article will explore some affordable and effective backyard landscaping ideas that can help you enhance your garden as well as  the value of your home.

Four Stories About the Garden

More than 200 inhabitants of the garden wake up with the first sunbeams: rhododendron, sakura, Japanese maples, firs, thuja, hydrangeas, and their relatives. Under the trees, there is an artificial lake with carps and turtle Vira.

Between Heaven and Earth by McWilliam Studio

British landscape and garden designers McWilliam Studio have been awarded a gold medal and best in show at the 2021 Shenzhen Garden Festival for their garden ‘Between Heaven and Earth’.

Outdoor Space for Relaxing and Entertaining / dSPACE Studio

The owners of this Lakeview property wanted to create outdoor space for relaxing and entertaining. Their vision was to transform the yard to promote an open-air lifestyle that reminded them of California wine country, where they have roots.

Cedars Sinai Plaza Healing Gardens by AHBE Landscape Architects

AHBE Landscape Architects, an esteemed Los Angeles-based firm known for its expertise in designing thoughtful, evocative landscapes that allow for contemplation and reflection, has created a healing environment at Cedars Sinai Medical Center for patients, hospital staff, and visiting families and friends.

Kid-Friendly Contemporary Retreat / B. Jane Gardens

Backyards are a favorite place to relax, unwind and enjoy time with friends and family. " Kid-Friendly Contemporary Retreat " is a project completed...

Brentwood Oasis / B. Jane Gardens

Brentwood Oasis is a project completed by B. Jane Gardens, a landscape design + build studio in Austin, Texas. A hidden oasis in central Austin,...

Courtyard City Hall by Atelier Starzak Strebicki

Atelier Starzak Strebicki has recently completed Courtyard City Hall, a public space in Poznań, Poland. From the architect: Green oasis, street café, community centre, public...

The Promenade – Redevelopment of the East Side Paprocany Lake Shore

RS + Architekci studio have designed a modern and attractive recreation area at Lake Paprocany in Tychy, Poland. " The promenade " is a favorite...

Zighizaghi Urban Garden by OFL Architecture

Project: Zighizaghi Urban Garden Architects: OFL Architecture Team project: Francesco Lipari and Giuseppe Conti Construction: Falegnameria Leto srl, Lavorazioni metalliche Grano, Vivai Garlisi, GBR di Baldo srl Area:...

Brighton Bunker – Outdoor Living Space by Dan Gayfer Design

Brighton Bunker is an extension project of an outdoor living space completed by Australian studio Dan Gayfer Design.

Garden Among the Courtyards / Piuarch Studio

Orto fra i cortili (Garden Among the Courtyards) is the project realized on the flat roof of the building that houses Piuarch, in the heart of Milan’s Brera district.

Zen Outdoor Living Space: Hilgard Garden

Winner of the 2015 ASLA-NCC Top Residential Design Award, the Hilgard Garden / Outdoor Living Space was designed by Mary Barensfeld Architecture in Berkeley, California. Description by...

Pier 55 is a New Park and Performance Space in the Hudson River

Heatherwick Studio is collaborating with the landscape architect Mathews Nielsen to design Pier 55, a new 2.4 acre public park and performance space in the Hudson...

Think Park Project by Shma Company / Thailand

Located in Chiang Mai, Thailand, Think Park was completed in 2015 by Thai studio Shma Company Limited. Description by Shma: The Designer interpreted the design into...