Cottages & Country
How To Add Cottage Style To Your Suburban Backyard
Escape to a spacious and serene backyard.
See Marilyn Denis’s Beautiful Backyard Oasis
Lynda Reeves tours her serene urban oasis.
26 Outdoor Dining Rooms For Stylish Summer Soirées
Set the scene for alfresco entertaining.
No Cottage? This Backyard Oasis Is The Perfect Summer Escape
On long weekends in the summer, instead of trekking to cottage country, you’ll find Lores and Robert Tomé already lounging poolside with a Pimm’s Cup in hand. “We would rather have a backyard oasis versus battling traffic to get out of the city for some R & R,” Lores says. To create the…
Backyard Makeover: The Ultimate Outdoor Space
See the lush outdoor space complete with an outdoor kitchen, hot tub and fire pit.
Evening Patio Style Tips
A mix of lighting sets the perfect mood for a summertime soirée.
Get Patio Makeover Inspiration From Stylist Emily Henderson
See how Emily transformed her patio from top-to-bottom with a stylist's eye.
Turn Your Backyard Into A Resort-Inspired Retreat
See how faux boxwood privacy screens, a beautiful outdoor rug and a spacious sectional come together to transform an empty deck into a vacation-like retreat.
Decorating & Design
No Pool? Cool Down With 14 Backyard Water Feature Ideas
A water feature is a refreshing addition to any outdoor space, whether it’s deep enough for a dip or not. If a pool isn’t in the picture, there are plenty of other ways to make a splash in your backyard. From traditional waterfalls to serene ponds and vintage fountains, find 14 stunning ideas below.
This Just In: Fresh Outdoor Style
See Scandinavian-style lounge sets and contemporary outdoor dining tables. Plus, discover fun, whimsical pool accessories. Then, enter to win a gift card!
One Patio, Two Stylish Looks
Make the most of summer by turning your backyard into an on-trend outdoor living room.
Create The Ultimate Outdoor Dining Room!
Bring the vibe of a stylish restaurant patio to your own backyard. Then, enter for your chance to win $10,000 worth of ARD Outdoor furniture!
Tour The Dreamy Basement & Backyard Of The 2016 Princess Margaret Showhome
Discover the basement's standout features perfect for kids and kids-at-heart!
A Secret Garden Hiding In A Small City Backyard
Peek inside the romantic European-inspired escape!
Best Paint Colors
Get Senior Design Editor Stacey Smithers’ Backyard Makeover Tips!
A shed and plants give her yard a new look.