Patio Furniture for Small Outdoor Spaces: O.W. Lee's Mira: O.W. Lee's Mira Bistro Collection owes its inspiration to cathedral bells of Old Europe. The interlacing wrought iron back design is a reflection of that. Mira has the right kind of profile for a really small space. If you are interested in green products, O.W. Lee claims that its products have Zero VOC Emissions at the time of manufacturing and for the life of the product. Non-adherent primer coatings are reclaimed and re-used.
Patio Design Ideas: El Patio: Mexican Patio: This patio in Ajijic, Mexico, perfectly demonstrates the popular concept of seamlessly blending indoors with outdoors. The family that resides in this one-story home spend many of their days and evenings enjoying the view and the mild, nearly ideal year-round climate.
Creating Seating Areas in Your Garden: Secluded, Cool and Probably Never Used: I get the feeling this bench doesn't see much action, since it's being taken over by the plants. Still, it looks inviting, doesn't it? You can include seating areas in tucked away sections of the garden. Even if you don't get a chance to sit for a couple of years, one day you stumble on it with fresh eyes, after the initial plantings fill in and integrate themselves in the setting, and it becomes your favorite…
Places to Find Free Trees, Shrubs and Flowers: Visit Construction Sites: 1. Visit construction sites. 2. Curb Shop. 3. Grow plants from cuttings. 4. Host a plant or seed swap. 5. Divide existing plants. 6. Save seeds. 7. Take Advantage of volunteers. 8. Check the classifieds. 9. Watch for catalog promotions. 10. Get on store mailing lists.
Queen Anne House Pictures: Kansas Queen Anne: "SkyView" Mansion was built in about 1892. For the past fifty years, the Queen Anne Victorian home was used as a restaurant and residence. This lovely brick Victorian home has about 5,000 square feet of living space, plus an 1,800 square foot ballroom on the third story. The house sets on 1.8 acres in Leavenworth, Kansas. In 2006, the house was restored and became a single-family residence again.
Bungalow Homes - Photos of Traditionally Small House Styles
Bungalow House Pictures: Spanish Revival Bungalow: Spanish Colonial architecture influenced the design of this stucco-sided bungalow. Notice the red roof, parapets, walled terrace, and decorative tiles. In California, Arizona, and other areas of the American southwest, bungalows often incorporated ideas borrowed from Spanish Colonial architecture.