This San Francisco-area street slopes down to a modern wood and glass home that's ideally suited to its site. The wood facade incorporates elements of the rugged terrain, while a stepped design takes maximum advantage of the unique lot.
This spacious backyard deck features vibrant orange-red furniture, including two armchairs with matching ottomans. A brown wood coffee table sits in the center, while large stones and lush green plants line the deck, providing a natural landscape.
This peaceful porch from HGTV Dream Home 2013 features a slanted wood beam ceiling coupled with brown hardwood deck flooring. Two outdoor rattan chairs and ottomans with brown patterned cushions provide the perfect spot for kicking back and taking in the palm tree view.
This stylish backyard deck features a vibrant red-orange armchair paired with a natural wood coffee table. A built-in treehouse offers a rustic vibe and provides a fun spot for entertaining kids outdoors.
Who said decks had to be square? Today’s trends favor unique shapes and eye-catching board designs (notice the darker inlay in Tudor Brown that highlights the seating area). The variegated streaking of the boards, Fiberon Horizon composite decking in Ipe, gives the space added drama.
Lavish Covered Patio Featuring Dining Set Up, Grill and Stone Fireplace
The open air pavilion serves as an entertainment hub complete with premium grilling area, central fireplace and comfortable seating. The open fireplace features a textural rock surround that extend up into the wood ceiling. Because the space is covered and protected from the elements, the outdoor dining space is elevated with an elegant set up and large pendant lighting.
Now this is outdoor living! Even if you can’t add all these fun features, consider adding a fireplace or installing a roof over the deck. That way, a little rain doesn’t have to limit your outside time. For maximum elegance, choose Horizon composite decking, shown here in exotic Ipe.
Modern California Home With Wood and Glass Exterior
This modern residence is custom-fit to its unique urban lot and sited to take maximum advantage of its Northern California views. The exterior is a modern mix of wood and glass, with expansive windows that offer a dollhouse-like peek into the home's interior.
With a gated entry and cobblestone drive, this 10,000-square-foot custom home is loaded with luxuries. Two parking pads provide space for guests, while a four-car garage is split between two wings of the house. Stone accents on the facade and a terra cotta tile roof are among the home's Mediterranean touches.
Earth-toned stacked stone is used to create a beautiful exterior for this Arizona home. Overlooking the desert landscaping is a large balcony with dining area and comfortable lounge chairs. Urns full of cacti bring the southwestern landscaping into the design.
There is no lack of interest on the exterior of this elegant modern home. From the materials used to the attention to detail, each element on this façade draws you in. Even the exposed chimney —seldom a contender to be a focal-point — is a stunning element with great presence.
This pool blends seamlessly into its surroundings, with coping aligned flush with composite decking. Beachy blue accents play off the home's coastal style, making the pool area flow with the home's interior.
Colorful Outdoor Patio With Brown Wicker Furniture Set
This newly renovated outdoor patio features a lively coastal style, as seen in the bright green furniture cushions and bold red flower wall hanging. The blue stucco exterior lends an ocean vibe, while neutral stone patio tiles finish off the look of the space.