Mountain Home With Stone Exterior and Patio Fire Pit
This rustic home exterior features neutral stone paired with gray siding. Black woven outdoor chairs are positioned around the fire pit, offering a cozy spot to sit, while the patio is covered in neutral stone tiles.
Moonlight becomes the HGTV Dream Home 2012 a modern rustic ranch in Park City, UT. The backyard, bordered by burgundy switch grass and a split-rail fence, boasts two outdoor living spaces with views of the nearby mountains.
To create a building that had the sensibility of classic Tahoe cabins, the HGTV Dream Home 2014 great room space has the dining, kitchen and living areas all in keeping with a rustic style. The home's center section, capped with a flat roof, draws attention to its two gabled wings. The two-story section of the home houses the master suite, family room and guest rooms.
This relaxed home was created for Tim Brown and his family. A large focus was placed on making the home as energy efficient as it is aesthetically pleasing. The placement on the site was key in keeping it a low-energy-using home. With lots of cross ventilation and clerestory windows to vent heat, the home's energy bills are half the amount of a typical home in this area. A rainwater collection system was also incorporated to catch 100 percent of the home's potable water.
A rustic tongue-and-groove pine door, accented with black steel strips, is a preview of the materials used throughout this modern mountain house. Slate tile runs from the front porch through the foyer and onto the back patio, creating the feeling of one large, indoor-outdoor room.
An outdoor loggia captures breathtaking ocean views in this southern California home. A graphic pattern sectional is centered on an entertainment center, so the family can enjoy their favorite show and the ocean at the same time.
Layer upon layer of neutral stone add texture to this spectacular outdoor space. A curved, stacked stone retaining wall doubles as seating around a huge fire pit where the owners and their guests can enjoy the gorgeous grounds and views.