• Outdoor Retreats

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

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  • 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

  • Rear Exterior: Villa in Costa Smeralda, Italy

    Here, the landscape's natural boulders seamlessly transition into the home's patios and the wood roof mimics the trees and shrubs growing at the edge of the property's lush lawn.   See the Image