You'd be crazy not to love stark, modern design like the stunning Tangga House, but the natural look can be beautiful too. Take these awesome man-made pond pools from Water House for example. You can't tell me you don't want to dive in right now.
For this canal-adjacent home on the outskirts of Amsterdam, local studio Équipe blended aspects of the Dutch vernacular, such as a pitched roof, with the "indoor-outdoor feel" of Caribbean architecture. Photo by: Tim Van de Velde
Create a View! This simple pergola creates a view that gives this small front yard a grand feel. Arbors and pergolas are great ways to frame a view, but you can do the same with shrubs, small trees, or even pieces of garden art.