A 500-square-foot outdoor space with a grill, a table, and a hammock sits just off the entrance level of this Copenhagen townhouse, offering extra room for dining, relaxing, and entertaining.
Near the pool of a modern addition in Austin is a laid-back seating area with bistro chairs from Fermob.
Amidst a landscape of drought-tolerant plants, this midcentury home in Los Angeles features a table from CB2 and chairs from Design Within Reach.
In the gravel-lined entry court of this Shelter Island retreat, furniture from Beall and Bell—an antique shop in Greenport, New York—mixes with Pendant Globes by Primelite Manufacturing. Bobo pillows by Adler outfit the banquette, and cedar clads the interior of the seating area.
A terrace with a built-in concrete table and barbecue provides a space for impromptu outdoor dining.
In a Berkeley backyard, a reflecting pool separates an ipe deck from a white-granite patio, which is furnished with a Petal dining table by Richard Schultz and chairs by Mario Bellini.