In Seaver and Speck's backyard, landscape architect Tessier had the idea to add six African sumac trees to shade an elegant outdoor dining room. He left enough space for a vegetable garden and a bit of lawn for the clients' young daughter.
throw up 4 wood posts; use heavy duty wire to connect and thread fabric or curtains from each one thus creating a "wall" around the patio space. Also softens up the area and allows for a more relaxing atmosphere in downtown Columbia. Back porch idea