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7 Swoonworthy, Modern Exterior Design Transformations

Updated: Jun 14, 2021

These modern exterior design transformations are from all different house shapes and styles. Take a look at these before and afters to get inspired to update your home in a modern way!

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1. BRICK TUDOR - MODERN UPDATE

I can't believe how good this transformation looks! The lighter painted brick paired with darker wood accents is a timeless style. Couple that with the modern path, waterfall entry stairs, and the modern landscaping and we're looking at the hottest modern tudor in the entire neighborhood!


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2. MID CENTURY RANCH - A MODERN MAKEOVER

The use of dark painted brick offset by the cedar siding and garage doors makes this home a show-stopper! Turning the cedar cladding around the corner directs the eye to the entry and the modern path helps you get there. I also love when the landscaping compliments the color and adds to the architecture of the home.

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3. Craftsman Ranch - Modern Exterior Renovation

Wow, the before and after on this California ranch home is eye-popping! There's just something about dark trim and wood cladding. And the raised concrete planter beds add so much intrigue to this design— I can't get enough!


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4. 80s Craftsman Conversion

This dated craftsman needed a little bit of love. Changing the color scheme, adding wood and stone elements in favor of the brick and swapping out the windows for a more modern counterpart completely changed this home. I also appreciate how the arched window was swapped out for some matching transoms to welcome this home into the 21st century.

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5. White Home Get's Modern Character

What a complete transformation this design went through; from the new modern canopy with stone columns and cedar soffit to the paneled garage siding, this home has it all. I especially love the added modern box bay window.




6. White Home Get's Modern Character

I love the transformation on this two story modern home! The new windows adds welcoming transparency on the front elevation and the two-tone paint scheme adds much needed contrast with the original stone.


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7. Painted Brick Raised Ranch

Sometimes simple changes lead to incredible transformations. I love how the black painted brick instantly adds a modern style. Paired with the right garage and entry doors and a new functional porch and grand entry modern stair and people will be driving slower as they pass this head-turner!