Elegant patio brings the party outside
Written by: Phyllis Gricus
Jay and Christine Henderson built an exquisite French Manor home in which to live their family life; then they built an extension of their home to live more of it—outside. Their new patio offers outdoor rooms that blend with the architectural style of the home and function like indoor rooms while giving the family many opportunities to commune both with nature and friends.
Resources: Design and construction: Funyak Lawn and Landscape Management; Fireplace design and construction: Ornamental Concrete Concepts; Cultured stone: Chardonnay Heritage by Stonecraft; Patio pavers: Full color natural PA cut flagstone; Grill: Cal Flame; Grill hood: Santa Fe Island Hood Blower, supplied by Hillmon Appliance; Bar sink and kitchen faucet: Blanco, supplied by Splash; Pergola: Western Red Cedar, Mars Lumber; Outdoor audio: Theater Xtreme; Cabinetry: Douglas Fir, Marine Grade Plywood, Mars Lumber; Accessories: Findings
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