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In summer a patio or stretch of decking can make you feel as if you have an entire extra room – a terrace makes alfresco dinners an effortless luxury or can convert a bleak rooftop into to a verdant jungle. Whether you have a small garden or acres we encourage you to say ‘no’ to boring concrete slabs! Try traditional brick paving in a herringbone or basket weave pattern or a mosaic of cobblestones? We’ve put all hands on deck to find you the very best ideas for a patio to suit your garden…
Spiral Patio in City Garden
‘My wife and I have moved a lot – 20 times! This is the longest I have ever lived in a house in my life,’ says the owner, speaking about his home in one of west London’s most picturesque garden squares.