Entertaining Archives | Hursthouse

Entertaining

  • Now we’re cooking

    An outdoor kitchen adjacent to the family dining area offers well-lighted space for food preparation, with bar height seating,...

  • Room with a view

    Different age groups can co-mingle, or entertain their own conversations on the main patio or around the fire pit....

  • A back yard that changes with the seasons of life

    “This back yard design was for a maturing family,” Bob Hursthouse says. “We designed for them 15 years previously,...

  • Pergola as a focal point

    A pergola creates a focal point. In this case, the message is “the party’s over here.”  

  • Your pergola should match your house

    Your pergola should match your house. We built this one with thicker-than-usual columns, and lofted it to 10 feet...

  • Round masonry fire pit

    Round masonry fire pits are perfect for a crowd – there’s not a bad seat in the house.

  • Fire pit set apart

    A fire pit is best set apart from the rest of your outdoor living space. In this design, all...