Backyard Pictures From HGTV Smart Home 2017

With a sparkling pool and inviting covered patio with misters for relaxing and entertaining, the well-designed backyard at HGTV Smart Home 2017 provides a comfortable and stylish way to enjoy the warm climate of this desert modern home.

By: Jeannie Matteucci

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Tomas Espinoza

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Tomas Espinoza

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Photo By: Brittany Ambridge

Step Outside

The inviting backyard has space for dining, entertaining and relaxing outdoors, with an updated 1960s modern color palette that includes lime green, black, white and tones of cool blues.

Much-Needed Shade

This view from the pool looks toward the back of the home and great room inside highlights the backyard's covered patio with seating area that offers relief from the desert sun.

Eye-Catching Color

A lime green sofa covered with a durable outdoor fabric sits over a black and white reversible outdoor rug, offering a comfortable spot to sit and enjoy serene desert views, visit with guests, or watch the patio's outdoor-rated TV on a telescoping mount.

Tons of Table Space

White coffee tables with a wire cage design and an assortment of easy-to-move side tables offer flexibility and tabletop space when entertaining in the backyard.

Added Comfort and Style

A collection of outdoor pillows with stripes and a whimsical bird motif add color, comfort and texture to this appealing covered patio designed for entertaining and relaxing.

Smart Features

In-ceiling speakers that are part of the home's audio/visual system and 3-blade ceiling fans that operate by remote control add to the enjoyment of the covered patio.

Perfect Flow

Looking from the covered patio to the home's master bedroom, there’s a strong connection with the backyard and the great indoor/outdoor flow.

Statement Seating

A modern hanging basket chair done in black wicker offers an eye-catching focal point, with an outdoor cushion and pillows added for comfort.

Watch TV Outside

Beneath the covered patio's sleek outdoor-rated TV that offers the sharpest, brightest picture in any lighting and climate condition sits an industrial chic gray console table that provides a spot for resting drinks and a planter that adds a touch of nature. Fun sculptural wall art provides decoration.

Heat Relief

An effective mister system helps cool off the covered patio. The mister system helps increase the time that can be spent in the home's backyard on hot days and nights.

Great Flow

The backyard offers space for both lounging and dining outdoors, with an easy transition between the covered patio, lawn area and pool deck.

Stylish and Lounge-Worthy

The backyard lounge area includes two black chaise longue chairs under a black and white striped market umbrella with teak pole that offers relief from the hot desert sun. Lumbar pillows covered in outdoor fabric add comfort, with a side table in between for a potted plant or to rest drinks. The backyard also includes a touch-free and automatic sensor pump that dispenses sunscreen with an innovative silicone valve that prevents messy drips.

For the Love of Art

Large flat-paneled wall art that picks up the colors used in the covered patio sits above galvanized charcoal planters with fast growing Firesticks and easy to grow Moroccan Mound.

Dining Al Fresco

The backyard's outdoor dining table offers seating for six, with a lime green top that coordinates with the covered patio's sofa nearby.

Entertaining Made Easy

The handsome dining table can be used to host a sit-down alfresco dinner, or as a beverage and snack station for afternoons by the pool.

Midcentury Modern Vibes

The stylish midcentury modern black chairs with wood legs surrounding the dining table provide comfortable seating for leisurely outdoor meals.

Grill and Chill

The backyard's dining area on the covered patio is conveniently located just steps from the home's top-of-the-line smart grill.

Cook the Perfect Burger

The backyard's Wi-Fi connected smart grill delivers 'real-time' alerts with state-of-the-art monitoring and control, with an app that provides guidance on cooking the perfect grilled meal, and includes a supply of tasty and nutritious beans are a great addition to any backyard meal.

Mix and Mingle

The location of the infrared smart grill allows the cook to easily visit with guests at the dining table, close proximity to the nearby pool and a view of the surrounding desert.

Step This Way

Stone pavers in the easy-care artificial lawn lead to the steps up to the backyard's inviting pool deck. The well-designed landscaping includes Mound Lily, Dwarf Myrtle, Trailing Lantana and Valentine Emu.

User-Friendly Layout

This view looking from the pool back towards the home's covered patio showcases a good flow of the home's backyard.

Pool Party

The alluring pool has a fountain feature that shoots spouts of water across the width of the pool. The pool also includes a safety system with a remote alarm that sounds indoors if a child or animal accidentally falls into the water, with new sensing technology that provides less of a chance of false alarms due to wind, rain or small objects. Bougainvillea and Golden Shrub Daisy planted around the pool add color and help create privacy.

Celebrate the Locale

The backyard's paved patio with iron fence includes a selection of planters with Firesticks, Moroccan Mound and Yucca, to offer decoration and texture for this outdoor space that perfectly fits the location of the property.

Evening Swim

The alluring pool beckons even during the evening hours, which are often warm and ideal for a quick dip or a few laps.

Cool Canyon Style

Serene desert views with native cactus like this can be enjoyed from the HGTV Smart Home 2017 backyard. The landscaping for the backyard pool area and front planters were used to create a transition zone against the hardscape and house.

Easy Illumination

Part of the home's smart lighting system, the well-positioned lights in the covered patio and backyard that illuminate the area can be controlled from an app on the home's tablet.

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