The exterior of this modern home features a sleek brick-and-wood facade with a metal roof and dark, updated trim. A walkway of pavers lends design distinction to the front path, while gravel beds fit with the home's mod aesthetic.
This modern California home fits right in with the surrounding landscape. The home's flat, low lines are unobtrusive to the site's natural beauty, while wide-open doorways and broad windows allow the homeowners and their guests to enjoy sweeping views. A sleek pool is bordered by native landscaping and comfortable chaise seating.
This isn't two homes -- it's one! The architect used two colors of red cedar in designing the structure, which is nestled in the hills above San Francisco Bay. Massive windows allow the homeowners to take in the incredible views, while plants-a-plenty still allow for privacy and solace.
Modern Home Exterior With Bright Orange Front Door
This modern home's brown, orange and white exterior color palette gives off a retro feel. A natural rock bed surrounds concrete pavers that lead to the bright orange front door. On the opposite end of the home, glass doors provide access to a covered patio with a small stone wall.
A bronze sculpture by Rodrigo de la Sierra creates a lively tone at the front entrance to this Aspen residence. Bronze railings fabricated by Pitkin Iron line the stairway. Colorado-quarried stone supplied by Telluride Stone Company and cedar siding from Western Pacific Building Materials cover the facade.
Sunny Winery Home With Wrap Around Porch, Large Driveway and Mixed Textures
This beautiful home features a modern look with the warm colors of wood and stone exterior walls. A large wrap around porch provides ample space to enjoy the sunshine while creating a shaded area in front of the garage. The stone walls of the foundation are a great textural contrast to the smooth walls of the upper levels.
This updated modern beach home features a mix of cedar and stucco siding. The new mahogany walkway leading to the pool continues into the house to provide access and a direct visual connection to the pool.
At the end of a long private drive atop a hill sits this beautiful modern home surrounded by 1.4 park-like acres. The grounds complement the trees and plantings in an urban country park setting. Compositionally, the white geometric box is the anchor for the three new cedar additions.
Modern Rectangular Home With Wall of Windows and Bright Orange Front Door
There's a retro inspiration behind this simple but beautiful modern home. A white panel creates depth to the exterior and highlights the bright orange front door. On the opposite side, a full wall of windows provides a view indoors and straight through to the backyard, creating a spacious outdoor feel. A natural rock bed supports a walkway leading up to the home.
This modern California home is one with its surroundings and situated to take maximum advantage of its urban lot. Wood sheathes much of the exterior, adding an earthy element to the architecture that softens its strong geometric lines.
Hardscaped pillars stand guard at the entrance to HGTV Dream Home 2010. The front walk is protected by a metal canopy that serves as a foil against the stucco and creates shadows and visual interest, especially at sunset.
Two walls of this home open up to give it an indoor/outdoor feel. A short wall made of cement gives the home some privacy when fully open. A bright orange front door adds a pop of color to the exterior.