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Vacation Landscapes

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Photo 13 of 13This front yard has a beach-like feeling, thanks in part to silver granite hardscaping that looks like wet sand.

Faux-Coast Landscape(13 of 13)

A two-level deck to the right, painted pale blue-gray, plus a breakfast nook on the left and a dining patio near the new patio doors, create a lot of nooks in this small space.