Dock A private dock is the ultimate lake cottage accessory, a place for dozing, diving, daydreaming: choose your pastime. On this dock outside of a Connecticut cottage renovated by architect Gil Schafer, the lanterns and towels are from L.
This fire pit is lined with a fire brick interior, veneered in house brick and finished with a four-piece thermal bluestone coping. A gas starter and custom log grate make this fire pit easy to enjoy. More: Learn about building a brick fire pit .
Dogtrot Home. This home, built in South Carolina, is a low-country stunner. Check out the long and wide front porch with a retractable window wall. Dream home material, fa sho. Cam you have a retractable widow wall in Texas?