• Exterior: Bob Hope's Former Estate in Toluca Lake, Calif.

    Peek inside this massive property with its fabulous entertaining spaces and pristine gardens.   See the Gallery

  • Patio: Tiny Charmer in Minneapolis

    The backyard and patio are rich with potential as entertaining, relaxing, gardening or simply playing spaces.   See the Image

  • Pool: Tudor Estate in Washington, D.C.

    D.C. summers can get sultry, but who cares when you have a pool like this to dive into? Its tucked-away location behind the house and low garden walls provides privacy and serenity.   See the Image

  • Garden: Tudor Estate in Washington, D.C.

    When city life gets overly hectic, escape into your garden where ordered beds, brick paths and hidden benches offer a welcome respite.   See the Image

  • Pasadena Showcase House of Design: Terrace

    The backyard features an elegant Lily Pond by Jon Rasmussen and a Terraced Garden by Karen Miller of Sacred Space Garden Design. She incorporated beautifully colored water-wise plants and a…   See the Image

  • Outdoor Retreats

    Published 04/17/14 in Houses
    Infinity Pool: Scenic Mansion in Temecula, Calif.

    Browse photos of homes with incredible outdoor living spaces, love your favorites, and enter for your chance to win $10,000!   See more

  • Rooftop Deck: Grand Townhouse in Chicago

    Why have one roof deck when you can have two? One sits atop the house, the other above the two and a half-car attached garage. A flight of stairs down to the large garden connects the outdoor spaces…   See the Image

  • Backyard: Grand Townhouse in Chicago

    The home has a total of five spectacular outdoor spaces. Here, the large back yard has a patio for grilling and entertaining as well as a lawn and garden.   See the Image

  • Savannah Home for Ben Affleck, Garden

    Ben Affleck and his wife Jennifer Garner may want to choose this historic Savannah home situated on Savannah's historic Pulaski Square for their Southern getaway. We love the home's private garden…   See the Image

  • Atlanta's SCADpad, Community Herb Garden

    Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) unveiled SCADpad, a micro-housing experiment transforming its midtown Atlanta parking structure into a sustainable community. This is the community herb…   See the Image