To make this two-story shingled home feel more peaceful and private, the landscape architects flanked the front walkway with flower beds and bushes. Now with some separation between the house and the road, the portico seems a lot more quiet.
Cruise along the gravel driveway that leads up to this pretty Tudor-style cottage. The home’s dark green shutters, stone and shingle siding give the place fairy-tale like feel Mature landscaping and stone hardscaping give the large front yard a park-like feel.
Talk about a warm welcome! On days when the weather is particularly pleasant, the owners can throw open their Dutch door and greet guests before setting foot outside. The door's pink color is a nice touch, too, as it pairs well with the warm wood.
With flowering bushes and overgrown plants obscuring the road from view, this two-story shingled home almost seems as though it belongs to another world. At night, a single black lantern offers a guiding light back to the main house.
Located down a country lane with sweeping views of the Santa Ynez Mountains, this two-story shingled home in Montecito, Calif., serves as a special place for all of life's moments. As guests approach the property, they'll also get a glimpse of the home's stunning gardens and charming carriage house.
Light pink paint on the wall, sconces and a small chandelier give the room a look that's bright and airy as well as feminine. A wood shingle effect accent wall adds texture to the room and is matched by awnings over the windows.
This English cottage radiates with personality through the use of prestigious brick and gray shingles. A white trim adds style to the outlines while perfectly picked and pruned landscaping bursts with color.
Plant life climbing the rough brick columns adds a cozy cottage feel to this home. Thin red window frames and the red brick add a touch of color to the neutral hues that make up the exterior. The gradual angles of the room are topped with brown shingles.
The dainty white nightstand is a perfect fit for this girl's bedroom. A white shingle accent wall brings texture behind the matching twin beds topped with pale, rosy bed linens and ruffled pillows. Simple and sweet nightstand decor compliments the room's style and adds a personal touch.
This dollhouse inspired girl's room features a white shingle accent wall. Ruffled pink bed linens match the blush tone wall and compliment the sweet style of the design inspiration. A white chandelier and nightstand finish the simple, feminine look.
A white shingle accent wall sets a beautiful backdrop in this dainty girl's bedroom. Black bed frames add a pop of contrast color. Stacked pillows are trimmed with a ruffle border complimenting the blush comforter trim. The nightstand features the perfect feminine touches to finish the space.
Varying heights in architecture brings interesting levels to the exterior appeal of this Italian villa style home. Neutral walls shine against dark brown roof shingles, a neutral driveway and wood garage doors.
Pale pink brings the perfect sweet look to this girl's bedroom, but black details bring an unexpected pop of accent to the design. The wood shingle theme is tied in with scalloped awnings in the same style, bringing visual balance to the room.