Basement Tuscan Garden
A gray, lifeless below-ground patio becomes a warm, rustic retreat.
Hide CaptionShow CaptionHost Matt James sets to work creating a calming, lush outdoor space this couple and their friends can enjoy.
Its overwhelming concrete walls make this chilly, gray basement garden feel more like a box than an outdoor sanctuary. Scott and Susan want a relaxing, dog-friendly space where they can entertain friends and feel comfortable letting Lola out to play. The dingy walls pose a challenge, but that's nothing a power washer, some primer and a fresh coat of paint can't fix.