North Wood-Inspired Backyard
Designer Eric Van Thomme turns the homeowners small yard into a North Woods paradise by installing a boulder retaining wall, boulder seating, birdbath, and a canoe shaped patio.
Hide CaptionShow CaptionTo take advantage of every inch of the narrow space, they build a canoe-shaped patio and add a flag-stone walkway.
To take advantage of every inch of the narrow space, they build a canoe-shaped patio. A flagstone walkway makes the patio wheelchair-accessible for their family members. Shade-loving plants and a natural stone birdbath complete the nature hideaway.