Backyard Makeover Ideas
These backyard makeover ideas are here to inspire you to get outside. Back decks, fire pits, outdoor fireplaces, paver patios, pergolas, comfy outdoor…
Top Home Exterior Trends of 2024: Forecasting
In this roundup of the top home exterior trends of 2024, we highlight design styles and elements, paint colors, and more that will be popular in the year to come. Check it out and let us know which trend you're most excited about: https://bit.ly/47Vecki
16 Outdoor Swings and Hanging Chairs: Designer Picks
If you’re considering adding an outdoor swing or hanging chair to your porch, deck, or other outdoor area, check out our designers’ top picks. From casual pieces to more elegant options, our roundup has something for everyone: https://bit.ly/3Z7dBsv
Summer Deck Makeover Giveaway with Thermory
GIVEAWAY reminder! 🎉 We’ve teamed up with Thermory to help you enhance your outdoor space and turn your backyard into an oasis. Enter our exclusive Summer Deck Makeover Giveaway for a chance to win a back-of-house design from brick&batten and $3,000 toward a new deck from Thermory. ✨ Enter here by Friday, July 7th: bit.ly/43UQjYk ✨ The winner will be selected the week of July 10th.
Summer Deck Makeover Giveaway with brick&batten + Thermory
Giveaway alert! We’ve teamed up with Thermory to help you turn your backyard into an outdoor oasis. Enter to win a back-of-house design from brick&batten and $3,000 toward a new deck from Thermory. Enter here by Friday, July 7th: bit.ly/43UQjYk The winner will be selected the week of July 10th.
Exterior Design: Backyard Makeover Inspiration & Ideas
Happy Memorial Day! In celebration of the holiday, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite backyard designs. These outdoor spaces are perfect for lounging and connecting with friends and family over the long weekend. Which one is your favorite?
Before & After: Reimagined Outdoor Living in California
We gave the owners of this California home a visualization for transforming their Mediterranean style home to have a high-end outdoor living space, complete with a new patio and balcony as well as a pool. The stucco is rendered in Benjamin Moore’s Swiss Coffee, which is set off by a new stone veneer detail. It’s easy to imagine many days and nights spent enjoying this updated outdoor living area!
10 Small Deck Ideas to Make the Most of Your Space | brick&batten
A deck can be a great addition to any home, often acting as a gathering place for friends and family. Even if your yard is on the small side, or if your budget is tight, there are plenty of ways you can incorporate a deck into your exterior design plan. These small deck ideas that will help you make the most of your space.
13 Covered Patio Ideas for Your Yard | brick&batten
Building a patio — or updating your current one — is an excellent way to add more living space to your home. And if the patio is covered, you can enjoy the space more often. Whether you want an outdoor space to entertain friends or an area to enjoy a glass of wine al fresco after a long day of work, a covered patio is a great option. In this post, we highlight some of our favorite covered patio ideas that are sure to inspire.
10 Gate Ideas for Driveways, Gardens, Walkways, and More | brick&batten
Gates can be an excellent source of security and privacy. Plus, they often act as a visual barrier between two spaces. Whether you’re looking to add a functional-yet-attractive design element to your driveway, walkway, or backyard, there are tons of gate ideas to take your space to the next level. Check out some of our favorites here.
Before & After: Modern Farmhouse Backyard Living in Georgia
We gave this Georgia home a modern-farmhouse-style overhaul, complete with a beautiful, functional concept for outdoor living in their backyard. Cladding in Benjamin Moore’s Seapearl with trim in Black Beauty offers that go-to black-and-white farmhouse aesthetic. New black doors and updated black windows as well as a new black metal roof complete the look. Next, a beautiful outdoor fireplace with an iron surround offers an extended season for lounging on that outdoor sectional.
Before & After: Backyard Design in Louisiana
We partnered with this homeowner in Louisiana to design the front of their home earlier this year, and they came back to us asking to see what we’d do with the back! We carried on the Benjamin Moore color scheme with Seapearl on the brick and Chelsea Gray on the trim, eaves, soffit, and gutters. We suggested a wooden pergola to cover the back patio. The ground cover includes cut stone, pebbles, and stone and pavers. Such a cozy and inviting outdoor living space!
Tips for Outdoor Planters: Size, Placement, and More
Planters can seriously spruce up your outdoor space and boost your home’s curb appeal. They can make an entryway more inviting, bring a deck area to life, and much more.Outdoor planters come in all shapes, sizes, and materials — from big Corten steel containers to smaller, lightweight varieties. In this article, we share our top tips for choosing the perfect outdoor planters for your home. #brickandbatten #planterpot #planterbox #planterior #containerplants