Flowers and Foliage in the Courtyard
Van Chaplin

Rapid Rewards

In only two years, the 40- x 20-foot walled courtyard on the side of the new house became a focal point. The garden draws you outdoors to enjoy the many flowers and the tapestry of foliage.

French doors open from the dining room onto a cozy brick terrace, which becomes an extension of the home. A bench and a couple of chairs make the patio a nice cozy sitting area. When the Peays entertain, the courtyard acts as an overflow area, so guests can mingle outdoors without feeling cramped.

New on the Web

Around The Web

Bold Style Calendar

Unexpected Focal Point

Make a playful statement in your dining room by painting your table and chairs with a bold color... » See Full Calendar