6 ingenious ways to recreate your home outside
See how a small backyard became a series of outdoor rooms, maximized for comfort and fun
Before: A small, sloped backyardLandscape designer Scot Eckley had high hopes for his small, sloped Seattle backyard. He wanted a series of rooms and spaces to invite people to eat, drink, and relax in the garden. From his original yard, he created a dining room, a kitchen garden, a lawn (for future children), a sunken lounge, a utility area, a shaded seating area, and a dog run.
Design: Scot Eckley (scoteckley.com), Seattle