This black slat pergola is one of the most unusual designs we've encountered - the round opening in the center allows the sunlight to hit the small pool directly beneath it, while still providing diffused lighting on the patio around it.
House R is a contemporary family home located at the “Stadtgarten” (city park) in the centre of Karlsruhe, Germany by Christ Associated Architects. The house features a transparent facade that may be closed with a system of exterior shades for privacy.
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Described as a "modern home that attracts and even converts traditionalists", David's house by David Small Design sits on a heavily wooded lot, surrounded by traditional homes, in a suburban Toronto neighborhood.
If DIY is your thing and you are looking for a summer project, take a look at this mid-century inspired bungalow for your backyard. How great would it be to have a little spot like this in your yard to spend a summer evening?