Award-winning design projects increasingly include transition spaces that blend indoor and outdoor areas. But architects and jurors in design competitions aren't the only ones who like these indoor-outdoor spaces; Builder reports that homeowners do, too. For example, floor-to-ceiling windows that can be collapsed make a primary residence feel like a vacation home. Extending a common architectural style from inside a home to the outside blends the two. And features such as top-quality entertainment systems and fireplaces can make outdoor areas enjoyable all year. The magazine has rounded up eight projects that offer ideas and design tips. Read More