Lakeside Patio Landscape designer James M. Drzewiecki redesigns a terrace, giving the homeowners and guests a front row perch at water's edge. Pinterest Facebook Twitter Email By: Barbara Ballinger From: James M. Drzewiecki Related To: Makeovers Outdoor Rooms Dreamy Patio Designs Before: Boring Patio The backyard and existing concrete patio were dated and overgrown, and the house was separated from the lake by an enormous yew hedge. From: Ginkgo Leaf Studio After: Lakeside Oasis The railing at almost water's edge and the brick banding add a sense of enclosure for diners, a nice detail that adds more of a room feeling. From: Ginkgo Leaf Studio Stunning Stonework Brick borders and bluestone are laid in an intricate, visually rich design. From: Ginkgo Leaf Studio Natural Gardens Flowers and grasses spill over onto the terrace for a more naturalistic touch rather than being tightly contained. From: Ginkgo Leaf Studio Outdoor Entertaining The circular dining terrace has front-row view of lake. From: Ginkgo Leaf Studio Shop This Look Powered By:Wayfair.com We may make 💰 from these links. We Recommend How to Build Regulation Cornhole Boards Front + Side Yard From HGTV Dream Home 2022 28 Photos How to Build a Banquette Seat With Built-in Storage 25 Raised Garden Bed Ideas 26 Photos Front Yard From HGTV Dream Home 2012 What's Your Birth Month Flower?