The color, materials, and detailing of an outdoor structure should match the home and landscape. Here, a ramada, or covered porch, features round log posts teamed up with rough-sawn timbers that naturally accent the adobe structure nearby. A creative and authentic touch is the Native American ladder that supports climbing vines./
Adobe Outdoor Fireplace Southwestern Landscaping Designs by Shellene San Diego, CA
Contemporary Patio Includes Outdoor Kitchen, Pool
Contemporary and Southwestern styles easily blend in this outdoor space by Kathryn Prideaux. A slatted pergola over the kitchen and seating area offers some shade from the hot desert climate, while a sleek pool encourages a leisurely swim against the mountains.