• Water View: Cabin in Orcas Island, Wash.

    Less than 100 feet from the shoreline and with a separate two-car garage, the property provides a fantastic remodel footprint if someday you decide you'd like a little more elbow room.   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

  • Pool and Landscape: Joel Schumacher's Rustic Retreat in Carpinteria, Calif.

    Guests around the pool can enjoy the sensation of being part of nature.   See the Image

  • Landscape: Joel Schumacher's Rustic Retreat in Carpinteria, Calif.

    Exquisitely landscaped grounds create a stunning setting harmonious with the home's surroundings and complementary to the views.   See the Image

  • Spa: Gavin Maloof’s Las Vegas Home

    A waterfall flows into the inviting spa, which feels secluded thanks to the lush surrounding landscaping.   See the Image

  • Putting Green: Gavin Maloof’s Las Vegas Home

    “My primary participation sport at this stage in my life is golf,” Gavin says. ”I have a putting green on the side of the house. It is a rolling terrain AstroTurf green layout that is great for…   See the Image

  • Night View: Urban Brutalist Home in Providence, R.I.

    The house is set amid beautiful grounds, mature plantings, a meandering walking path and stairs down to the backyard. Outdoor lighting features send light up and out to illuminate the landscape at…   See the Image

  • Pool: Urban Brutalist Home in Providence, R.I.

    This home is oriented to the expansive view to the west, with a garden and a terrace, sporting a heated, free-form Pebble Tech swimming pool.   See the Image