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Ideas for Beautiful Home Exteriors
By Mike Holmes
Tuesday, April 20th, 2021 @ 2:16pm
A beautiful exterior will definitely stand out and reflects the general style of the house. You can add personality to your home with well-planned landscaping and exterior lights. Keeping your lawn and garden green and flourishing can make a home feel welcoming. So can a bright front door with smart locks.
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Have a glimpse at these classic, modern and contemporary house designs for inspiration:
Rock Cliff Custom Homes
This dream home was built for a family after their home was destroyed by a fire. It features an expansive roof deck and is certified as Built Green Platinum. Love the modern exterior.
A generous rooftop patio can be accessed from the second level, the patio functions as the family’s outdoor living room where they enjoy time together playing ping pong and soaking up the sun.
Check out more photos from The Phoenix here.
This home is built by Rock Cliff in Oakville, Ontario. Award winning boutique home builder servicing the GTA and Muskoka region. A family run business with over 20 years experience in restoration, renovations, new homes and cottages. Love the curb appeal and the gray exterior.
More photos of The Cabot here.
This builder’s slogan is “Love Coming Home”. Certainly would love coming home to this beauty. With Lexis Homes, you get the most unique design and build process in Saskatoon.
Check out more photos of The Drift Plan.
RDC Fine Homes
This project was a renovation of the exterior of the house. RDC Fine Homes, a Holmes Approved Builder and Renovator, added a carport , extended the deck, and added a hot tub for these clients.
Check out more photos of The Panorama Ridge Home here.
Charette Custom Homes
Do you remember this commercial/residential property from Holmes and Holmes? What a beautiful transformation by the Make It Right crew and Charette Custom Homes. We made sure we had a gorgeous outdoor area set up and completely renovated the inside.
View more photos of The River House here.
The main floor den was designed with the option of converting it into a bedroom. It has a closet and it’s adjacent to a full bathroom. The second floor has 4 bedrooms plus a study loft area for the children. The master bedroom has an office connected for quick access which has stunning panoramic ravine views.
More photos of The Vivaldi here
Their custom homes come with the utmost attention to detail. In 1979 Wayne and Donna Bernskoetter started Bernskoetter Construction. Their goal was to build homes based on honesty, hard work and quality craftsmanship. To this day, Bernskoetter Construction builds custom homes in Central Missouri, unsurpassed in craftsmanship and durability.
Gentrac Homes has been in business for 31 years, and I love their commitment to quality.
Check out their beautiful exterior and interior designs here.
Their energy-efficient homes are assembled in hours, not weeks. They are one of the top manufacturers of timber homes in the world. I love the log-style homes.
Check out more beautiful photos and videos here.
From the quality of materials and workmanship to their energy efficiency and contemporary elegance, you can see and feel the difference in a Duvanco Home—built to fit your life, now and in the future with support from a team a professionals to help make your home perfect for you.
Check out more photos from Duvanco Homes here.
The modern farmhouse aesthetic by Wastell Homes is on display in the textured, sophisticated finishes, as well as in the architecture throughout – like the two-storey family room, vaulted ceiling in the eat-in kitchen, and wood beams in the dining room.
Check out more photos of the Magnolia Dream Home.
They are constantly changing the way their homes are constructed year after year to stay up to date with the latest industry trends. Energy efficiency is a top priority for the company, which has built many energy star certified homes in many communities.
Check out their photo gallery.
Omega Homes in Ottawa walks you through the entire process of building a custom home.
Check out some beautiful photos of their projects here.
SalDan Construction Group
SalDan has built in excess of 6000 single-family homes from Sault Ste. Marie to the Greater Toronto Area over the span of over 40 years to date, and developed multiple high class Subdivisions.
Check out their gallery photos here.
At Hasler Homes Ltd, the team is a collection of high performance custom home builders. They specialize in building sustainable homes, and executing large-scale renovations. They believe a home can be built using eco-friendly construction practices while building a healthy living space.
Check out more photos of Belmonte here.
The home’s exterior protects everything inside, so you need to take care of it. This includes your roof, your front porch and your driveway. Keep on top of regular maintenance tasks. The longer you let the exterior deteriorate, the bigger problems you might have in the future.
A fresh coat of paint on the exterior can add value in two ways: you’ll see the return on your investment – and then some – when you paint the home. You will also help create a strong first impression for the home, potentially motivating buyers to make an offer more quickly. Read my tips on painting the exterior of your home.