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The Property Value Myth & The Outdoor Living Space

As an Outdoor Living Designer we hear the phrase “property value” all the time.<p>“Am I going to get my investment back on this new patio?”<p>“What do you …

16 Ways to Get More From Your Small Backyard

Big cities have a lot going for them, but spacious backyards aren’t one of them. Designers in high-density places like San Francisco and New York …

Rooftop Infinity Pool with Awesome Views · Landscape Architects Network

<b>Mirage – Tinos Island, Greece – KOIS Associated Architects</b><p>Talk about taking a rooftop pool to a new level: The pool at the Mirage residence doesn’t …

So You Want Your Design For Free?

Name something that has value that you can get for free? If I told you I was selling a $200,000 2013 Lamborghini Gallardo for $20,000 would you buy …

Landscaping: A Good Investment

First impressions are as important for houses as they are for people. If you are considering selling, good landscape design can add up to 20% of …

The New Outdoor Living Space

What defines “The New Outdoor Living Space?” What are clients asking for across the country?<br>The new outdoor living space is rapidly changing. It has …

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The Best Small Houses Of The Year

The AIA’s Small Projects Award recognizes great architecture on a small scale.<p>Ready for some home design porn? The American Institute of Architects has just announced the winners of its 2014 Small Projects Award, a prize recognizing some of the country’s best design and construction on a small …

8 Ideas for Petite Pools

If you’re an avid swimmer, or your family loves hanging out by the pool, you’ve probably fantasized about someday having a pool to call your own. But …

The Outdoor Living Design Is A Must

Everything needs a design! Whether it’s an item as small as a pencil or the space shuttle, even the tools used to sharpen the pencil had an initial …

How to Design a Landscape for Extreme Workouts: Part 3 Bouldering · Landscape Architects Network

Here is the final part of the three part series on How to Design a Landscape for Extreme Workouts. This time, we are going to explore the exciting …

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A Deluxe Outdoor Kitchen, Poolside

View All 10 Photos ><p>Play slideshow<p>Project Credits<p><b>Builder:</b> Prutting & Co., New Canaan, Conn.; <b>Architect:</b> Specht Harpman, Austin, Texas, and New York;</b> …

10 Ways to Enjoy Your Outdoor Room More

Hanging out in a backyard haven is a wonderful way to savor warm weather. But what about those less-than-pleasant aspects of outdoor time, like bugs, …

Outdoor Furniture Tips & Trends

Though autumn has just begun, now is a great time to start thinking about ways to update your outdoor space for spring. Many outdoor furniture …

5 Dramatic Outdoor Fountains

A custom water fountain can dramatically enhance the visual appeal of your home and landscape. Placed in a courtyard garden, at your home’s front …

Chicago Residence, Designed by Dirk Denison Architects

On a corner lot in the heart of Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood, Dirk Denison Architects physically turns the notion of a family home—and its …

Armada House by KB Design

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Enhancing the Feeling of Space: The Cresta Residence Designed by Jonathan Segal FAIA

Courtesy of Matthew Segal<p>There are those who say that “Less is more” and then, there are those who express their dissatisfaction and state that “Less …

Why Hiring a Outdoor Living Design Specialist Can be Beneficial

If you’re thinking about improving or remodeling your outdoor living, the services of a professional will be a tremendous help when it comes to the …

Treat Yourself Well

The author at the beach * Photo by Kristen Bancroft<p>Why did you choose to do what you do for a living? Was it because you wanted to become rich? Famous? Well-liked?<p>You may have achieved some or all of these goals, but I'll bet that none of these was what you were really after. Instead, you're in …

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Your Guide to Grills and More for Great Outdoor Cooking

Freestanding or built-in? Gas or charcoal? What about smokers and pizza ovens? And what’s best for quickly seared steaks versus slow-and-low …

Casa Du Plessis by Studio MK27 Source: homeadore Posted by Vanessa M.

Love the organizational aspect of this backyard! #outdoorliving #outdoorplanet

VizX Design Studios Blog

We want to spotlight one of our favorite pavers that we often use when designing our outdoor living projects. The name of the paver is called Beacon …

Imposing, Eye-Catching And Mysterious: The Running Wall Residence

The <b>Running Wall residence</b> in Kerala, India by <b>LIJO RENY Architects</b> is built more as a fort house that reminds us of the Great Wall of China. The …

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