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Modern Farmhouse

Modern farmhouse style invites you to design a home that radiates not only warmth, comfort, and a hint of rural charm but also seamlessly integrates the clean lines and practicality of modern living, providing a unique platform for your architectural dream.

Exploring modern farmhouse home hallmarks

These key hallmarks prove classic elegance and modern living can harmoniously coexist.

Rustic charm

Modern farmhouse homes often feature the rustic look of board and batten alongside contemporary design, creating a cozy yet stylish atmosphere.

Open concept living

Characterized by spacious, open floor plans, modern farmhouse homes emphasize family gathering spaces and seamless indoor-outdoor living.

Signature porch

A staple of modern farmhouse architecture, the expansive front porch invites relaxation and socializing while adding curb appeal.

Modern farmhouse, three ways

Find out how to capture the character of a modern farmhouse home in a variety of ways below.




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Nostalgia with a twist

Classic modern farmhouse style seamlessly intertwines the nostalgia of classic farm living with the functionality of contemporary design. This approach provides a versatile framework for creating homes that exude warmth and an inviting ambiance.

Siding material

Consider the timeless appeal of board and batten. Its classic look evokes the charm of traditional farmhouses, adding character and authenticity.

Color palette

Embrace the charm of tradition and infuse your home with character by selecting earthy and timeless hues like whites, creams, grays, or soft blues.

Trim detail

Enrich your design by incorporating spacious trim boards. Consider using white or contrasting trim to infuse captivating visual depth and character.

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