6 Bold Murals Turn Outdoor Walls Into Art (6 photos)

When faced with an unsightly exterior wall or fence on your property, a first instinct may be to plant a vine, add a trellis or put up a screen to get that wall out of sight. Before you do, you may consider another design move — something a little more playful and one-of-a-kind — an outdoor mural painted...

How to Paint Your Front Door, From Start to Finish (8 photos)

Maybe you want to give your home’s exterior a color makeover. Or you’re ready to paint the front door that bold color you’ve been eyeing. Perhaps it’s time to refresh paint that has faded over time. Regardless of your reason for doing it, painting the front door is an easy and effective way to update...

A Tranquil Front Yard Retreat for an Urban Garden (8 photos)

On a busy street, steps away from downtown Berkeley, California, a family of four finds peace and connection in their front yard. “On warmer evenings we will sit out there after work with a glass of wine. On the weekends we have lunch or read in the courtyard. The kids like the pebbles...

Do You Match Your House? (6 photos)

It’s natural that our homes reflect our personal style — we pour a lot of ourselves into decorating them. For most of us, though, there’s a difference between how we dress our home and how we dress ourselves. But that’s not true for everyone (as you’ll see below).
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Get the Details That Brought These 15 Patios to Life (15 photos)

It’s easy to overlook the patio. Sure, a patio is convenient when you need a place to wipe your feet or leave your shoes before heading inside from the backyard, but it’s also an opportunity to enhance your indoor and outdoor living experiences by tying them together. A well-designed patio smooths the...

20 Ways to Rock the Picnic Table (20 photos)

Its functionality is unmatched. Its shape is unmistakable. The humble picnic table, despite being nearly unchanged in almost a century, continues to maintain a prominent place in many backyards, campsites and parks, among other outdoor spaces, across the country. It just keeps working.
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