Small Modern Home Exterior With Blue Siding, Open, Natural Wood Deck and Unique Window Design
This cute modern home features a symmetric shape and soft blue siding. A natural hardwood deck is left open to expand the feel of the home and the yard. A large window from the kitchen takes a unique shape extending over the door and providing a connection to the light and modern style inside. Red chairs add a small touch of color to decorate the exterior.
This modern addition with a roof deck connects to the existing house by a structurally independent deck. The homeowners have an obsession with color, so the design team used bold blue and orange on the exterior, inspired by modern abstract art. The home runs on solar power, recycles gray water and captures rain water in cisterns.
This sleek, modern pool shares a large two-sided aquarium with the adjacent living room, creating a truly unique swimming experience. Meanwhile, the indoor patio setting offers privacy without sacrificing sunshine. Walls of windows admit ample natural light.
This outdoor living room features neutrals and bright blues in a bold mix of textures. The geometric granite table with sea glass and jewel-toned accents contrasts the wicker chaise with soft upholstery and bold blue accents.
Clean, horizontal lines and inviting modern furniture characterize this zen patio and garden space. A lighted accent wall draws attention to the water feature, which is nestled into a rock garden with neat rows of succulents. Colorful cushions and pillows brighten the space and give the seating and dining areas a cheerful vibe.
A long, woven sectional rests beneath an ample shade, creating a great spot to relax in this restful Los Angeles backyard. The furnishings in the space emphasize the garden's plethora of clean, horizontal lines. A rock garden features succulents for low maintenance and a water feature for calming sound.
A large, woven sectional is shaded by a built-in umbrella, creating a restful spot to relax in this zen-like Los Angeles backyard. Tall plants screen the seating area and soften the lines of the tall privacy fence. Succulent plantings embrace the southern California climate.
Square concrete stepping stones appear to float on a shallow pond outside the front door of this modern home. The sharp, angular lines of the steps pair nicely with the home's clean, minimalist exterior.
The bold color and pattern used on the exterior of this modern home was inspired by abstract art. Various shades of blue connect the house, sited on the ridge of a hill, to the the sky that serves as its backdrop. Orange, as the complementary color, creates a dynamic contrast. The sustainable home runs on solar power and captures rainwater in cisterns.
This home's owners are obsessed with color and wanted bright color on every inch of the home's exterior. Various shades of blue connect the house, sited on the ridge of a hill, to the the sky that serve as its backdrop. The complementary orange creates a dynamic contrast. Because the house sits in a special zoning area, the design team could not increase the square footage of the existing house. Instead, they built a separate structure and connected it to the old house with a structurally independent deck.
Outdoor Living Room With Granite Coffee Table, Blue Accents
A balcony becomes an outdoor living room with a bold mix of texture in neutrals and bright blues. A light wicker chaise with soft upholstery and accents contrasts a geometric granite table with jewel-toned accents and sea glass.
An ipe wood deck and sleek, stepped design give this southern California pool and backyard a minimal, modern aesthetic. The myriad horizontal planes are restful and relaxing, creating a tranquil retreat.
Modern Contemporary Backyard With Mosaic Tile Water Feature
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.
Urban Rooftop Lounge with Bright Blue Accent Furniture
This gorgeous rooftop lounge makes a great escape from hectic city life. Trees and lush plantings in modern, square planters add life to the space without taking up much room while blue accents add a welcome burst of color.