australian country style

Theses old bull nose verandahs add so much character to beautiful country homesteads. Love the addition of greenery surrounding the wooden floor and poles.

Country verandah

Pretty perfect verandah - wood deck, white ceiling with exposed beams, french doors and industrial-ish lighting


Porch with shutters . Southern Living: Nautical Coastal Home Decor: An Outdoor Living Room


The sunroom, part of the original 1952 house, is also the entrance. Photographer and owner Amy Neunsinger installed two pairs of double glass doors to create an indoor-outdoor flow. "The room really feels more like a patio," she says.


I could sit here for awhile.

verandah railings

Wrap it around my house, with huge windows opening on to a lush green lawn.

Sunset Villa by TT Architects

A roofed courtyard shields this Japanese house by TT Architects from the setting sun.

sliding glass doors

Modern sliding glass doors to small outdoor space