Add to side of garage. Inviting Pergola An attached pergola can , the French doors and back expanse of this house would seem stark. With it, the space gains architectural detail and becomes an inviting nook.
BHG: Keep an outdoor structure uncovered to increase the sense of space. Instead of draping a pergola in climbing roses and vines or closing it in with walls, keep it open so the space feels bigger and yard views remain intact.
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Fresh-Air Rooms: In warm-weather months you don't want to be confined, so move all your indoor comforts outdoors. Blended Space: Create a smooth transition from the indoors to the outdoors with repeating elements.