Nothing better than a good book outdoors, and this seat looks like it is calling for a reader - ASLA Award Winner Carnegie Hill House by Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape New York City A view of the first floor garden reading nook from the upper terraces.
garden nook: beckoning me to read a book or take a nap:)
If I get my own home, I will make sure that I have this backyard hideaway so I have a place to nap/read/relax. This area will be covered so it will not be harmed by the rain/snow/sleet which could befall the typical MI backyard.
A few simple pavers and a great piece of outdoor furniture turn this small garden space into a peaceful reading nook, and show off the possibilities to potential buyers (ASLA's 2011 Best Residential Landscapes)
LoveTraveling: I created a side yard area
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Create a quiet, inspiring place in the yard to get away from everything. An outdoor book nook is the perfect place to escape. - Gardening Worlds
This beautiful place (can't find where it is) is great design inspiration for naturalistic landscape architecture, particularly pools.
I want this in my back yard! Oh, wait that's BIGGER than my back yard!
You are able to completely change your backyard into an awesome natural pool with exceptional water features. A natural pool design is a significant extension to your property.
natural swimming pool: these are pools that are Kept clean solely by natural means, the plants filter the water. You need to build a pond nearby full of plants the same size as your pool, in order to keep it clean. Zero maintenance, all natural.
Okay, this could be a cool indoor pool for doing laps. Something organic. Love it.