powered by
Design Dilemma
Photos
Products
Ideabooks
Discussions
Design Dilemma
Professionals
Users

Help to soften this concrete jungle patio

perrykateFebruary 19, 2013
I just purchased a home that is basically all concrete in the back yard - a patio leading out to a pool. The patio has a shade structure but will get late day sun. I am trying to figure out what to do under the shade structure to soften it. I could rip out the concrete but it will be a high traffic area. I have two small kids (ages 4 & 6). It's in Marin in CA, so it's a pretty mild climate. Pavers with greens or mosses between? Rip out the shade structure? Any ideas would be so appreciated! I've just discovered Houzz and I am addicted:) Thank you!
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
dalma darling
What did you end up doing with the backyard? Any "after" photos to share?
    Bookmark   December 19, 2013 at 3:56PM
Sign Up to comment
Related Discussions
Soften exterior
Hi all, can anyone offer tips to soften the pretty...
u06jgg
What kind of moss is used here?
Hi, I'm trying to soften the look of an outdoor patio...
perrykate
Hating our deck - Help!
We're building a fabulous house, but HATE our deck....
barcis
Help me with my house, better pictures
I received some amazing suggestions. Thankyou , several...
bw773
Need help for a private patio area,
I have a front lawn between the house and the road....
Gail New
More Discussions
Starting from scratch
Hi, my first post! We have a new build house and a...
emmauk
what goes with a teal couch??
I have this light teal couch and love seat and have...
theruts
tight basement bathroom
I am finishing out a basement. the bathroom area is...
jw385842
Need suggestions for flooring, please!
We have replaced our countertops and have installed...
sherryfish12
Need help picking sofa or seating for my living room
I have a black lab that likes to sleep on the sofa....
Sonya Dean
People viewed this after searching for:
The content on this page is provided by Houzz and is subject to the Houzz terms of use, copyright and privacy policy.
Copyright claims: contact the Houzz designated agent.