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Bright Back Deck

Maximize space with functional furniture.

A cramped patio or balcony can be just as usable as a large backyard. Instead of a dining set or several chairs, have guests sit side-by-side on rustic outdoor benches around a low coffee table. Add greenery with hanging plants or choose smaller floor planters to save valuable space and make the patio appear larger.

See more pools, patios and gardens in our Inspiring Backyards photo gallery. Plus, get more design and decorating ideas in our Small Backyards photo gallery.

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