This easy modern DIY outdoor bench was made with $35 of materials - and uses no nails or screws! Looks just like a Williams Sonoma one for $1,400. Wouldn't this look great in your garden?

Williams Sonoma Inspired DIY Outdoor Bench

Modern DIY outdoor bench - 15 Practical DIY Woodworking Ideas for Your Home I like this bench. Simple to make, fairly clear instructions and a good cut list.

1920s Tudor - Portland, Oregon. Love the entry.

A Textbook 1920s Tudor in Portland

The path to the front door of this 1923 Portland, Oregon Tudor is decoratively laid in brick. Windows at right open into the conservatory; French doors at left lead to the living room.


I wish there was a way to add a pergola with an outdoor dining space like this on our house without sucking what little light I get from our tree laden back yard. Maybe the next house. Love this look.

Decor: Varandas!

Backyard : Outdoor Dining Tables Beach Camping Chair Hanging Plant Bracket Garden Bench Egg Chair Picnic Table Patio Chat Set Side Table Deck Box Coco Hanging Basket Standing Shepherd Hook Ideas and Tips for Decor Balconies and Terraces which in the Garde

Small space

Even if you have a small yard, you still design a small patio that will be functional for entertaining, relaxing, and living, as well as beautiful. Use these design ideas if you want turn a tiny place behind your house into something cozy and relaxing.

Small spaces

Picnic table and string lights hung across courtyard. Lovely patio with string lights. Love this little space.

La Canada Mid-Century by Osborn Architects and JAMIE BUSH & Co Architects: Osborn Architects and JAMIE BUSH & Co Location: La Canada Flintridge, California, USA Year: 2011 Area: 5000 sqft Photo courtesy: Laura Hull Description: This undertaking is a ground up 5,000 square foot glass, steel, redwood and stone cutting edge house set in the foothills of La Canada Flintridge, …

La Canada Mid Century Patio - oh, what I'd give to have an outdoor space like this

Outdoor living room of the HGTV Dream Home 2012.

HGTV Dream Home 2012 outdoor living room, which features cozy chic furnishings, plus an outdoor kitchen with gas grill, outdoor fireplace and flat-screen TV.

Folding wooden gates offer plenty of privacy for this patio hangout.  Source: Windermere Real Estate

A Famous Design Couple Lists an Unbelievably Cool Beach House: Known for their wonderfully wacky design sensibility and large family (seven kids total — but who's counting?), Bob and Cortney Novogratz have done it again.