Flexible living space, clean lines and an abundance of natural light are just several of the qualities that homeowners find appealing in Modern style house plans. Drawing on a wide variety of influences, from international architecture to Frank Lloyd Wright’s prairie style home, modern design is generally characterized by a sense of minimalism and geometric shapes.
- flat or low-pitched roofs
- materials with industrial influences
- emphasis on horizontal and vertical lines
Most Popular Modern
Modern residential architecture offers homeowners tremendous flexibility in space and use. Several defining characteristics include flat or low-pitched roofs, large expanses of glass for a strong connection to the outdoors, and the use of concrete, vinyl and wood often with industrial influences. Today’s modern home designs incorporate advanced building technologies and materials to bring a unique and innovative approach to home design.