Synopses & Reviews
A courtyard conversion or patio addition often changes the entire focus of both a home and its inhabitants. Along with inspirational ideas and practical tips for anyone who is considering adding a little bit of heaven to their life, there are: design ideas for beautifying outdoor rooms with plants, including potted plants, trellises and arbors...including how to position them for best effecthow to handle privacy, safety and security with help from walls, screens, and hedgespossibilities for special features, such as fountains, dining areas, play spaces and secluded nichesa full source list that directs you to mail-order suppliers for plants, materials, containers, and other essential items
It's the perfect antidote for that house that needs a bit of sun, a little more room...a nice courtyard or patio.
See how a courtyard conversion or patio addition can add style and pizzazz to your home. Use clever design ideas to beautify outdoor rooms with plants, trellises and arbors. Learn how walls, screens, and hedges can ensure your privacy, safety and security. Other tips help you to employ the use of special features such as fountains, dining areas, and secluded niches. Also included is a full source list directing you to mail-order suppliers for plants, materials, containers, and other essential items.