This modern home with a beautifully landscaped lawn features a neutral exterior and lengthy reflection pool. The home also features a zero energy design inside and out, including charging ports in the garage, a photovoltaic roofing system and energy efficient windows.
At the 2012 HGTV Dream Home, the finished landscaping, inspired by indigenous meadow grasses, caps the exterior design of this exquisite modern rustic ranch home. The beautiful 4000-square-foot home, located in Park City, Utah, was designed to resemble a family compound expanded over time.
An entertainment pavilion reflects the midcentury architecture of a Sarasota, Fla., home. The pool patio was transformed with the addition of the pavilion with an extended wall that incorporates built-in dining benches designed to match the home's modern architecture. The project by DWY Landscape Architects was a Florida chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects award winner.
A square modern fire pit was key amenity when Grounded Modern Landscape Architecture captured as much useable outdoor living space as possible in a coastal California home. The odd-shaped area was challenging but the result shows a creative design for a small space. Grounded won a San Diego chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects award for the project.
A bold orange desk topped by a brightly hued modern landscape creates a focal wall in this modern and inviting guest bedroom. Wallpaper on one wall brings dimension to the bed, which features an upholstered headboard with a sleek horizontal channel design. A Roman shade draws down for privacy and light reduction.
Elegant desert landscaping leads to this modern home in La Quinta, Calif., which was designed with materials representing its surroundings. The home is nestled between prestigious Madison Club golf and the majestic Santa Rosa mountains.
This two-story modern home located in Austin, TX, features three bedrooms, three baths, and gorgeous floor-to-ceiling windows throughout the space. Contemporary designs are seen both inside and outside the home, like the contemporary style privacy fence with cactus landscaping.
The modern design of this Stonehurst home continues into the backyard with sharp landscaped stairs and a long swimming pool extending out from the house. The soothing gray tones and glass walls allow the colors of the natural elements to shine.
The homeowner's love for modern design is merged with the native forest and grass meadows of the Midwest on this 24-acre Ohio property. Designer Nick McCullough created lush mixed borders that transitioned between the dark modern pool house and the classic Georgian architecture of the brick main house. Plants with dramatic foilage, including 'Black Magic' elephant ears, add to the modern look. This project won a 2015 Association of Professional Landscape Designers award.
Stacked limestone and a wooden front porch roof warm up this home's contemporary exterior design with natural elements. Floor-to-ceiling windows without grids add to the home's modern feel and allow for views of the surrounding landscape in every room.
The view of the home from the backyard shows off the clean lines and open feel of the architecture. Modern landscaping surrounds a swimming pool that's softly lit for an evening swim. Lounge chairs are positioned at one end of the pool, while a ground-level fire pit adds warmth to the modern design at the other.
This aerial view of a restored Midcentury Modern riverside home showcases the iconic roof design, exposed timber beams, and large expanses of glass letting in lots of natural light. The home also sits on a large landscaped lot with a private swimming pool.
The exterior of this home is the definition of modern with its sleek design and wooden accents. The linear architecture is echoed in the landscaping with the rectangular pavers leading to the front porch and the squared edges of the flower beds.
Glass walls connect this sinuous, modern home to the crisp, undulating courtyards that surround it. Both inside and out, surfaces are white and sleek, creating continuity and giving the space a clean design that treads lightly on the natural landscape. The house is designed by architect Milan Jacopo Mascheroni.
For a new house in an older neighborhood, the owner wanted a modern style and clean lines, but it needed to complement the design of neighboring homes. The designers wanted to bring the structure and style of the house into the landscape.
As seen on HGTV’s Fixer Upper, this entry courtyard’s modern design was enhanced by painting the brick light gray and the door a contemporary blue-black. Natural wood support beams, no-fuss landscaping and a herringbone-pattern wood walkway complete the look.
Designed by architect Erik Helgen, AIA, in collaboration with Alloy, the 18,000-square-foot, eight-bedroom residence connects with the landscape in a seamless indoor/outdoor flow with distinct areas for entertaining, everyday living and guest accommodations. Constructed of limestone, wood and glass, the oceanfront home draws influence from both contemporary and modern design.
Concrete walls create a graphic landscape at the front entrance to this stunning modern home. Walled entirely with windows, the home design maximizes views of the surrounding vistas. With garage, driveway and entry on the lower level, all of the living spaces are above.