21 Exterior House Curved Roofline Design Photos And Ideas

The master bedroom is enclosed on three sides, emphasizing the view outward, while the low-slung roof and deep eaves create a sense of horizontality. The bed, nightstands, and light shelf are made from white oak to match the floors; all were designed by the architects.
The landscaped garden had to have a strong connection to the addition, while including aspects of the owners' heritage.
View from outdoor garden to addition interior
The green-roofed studio was reinforced to support the weight of wet soils.
New, structurally sound walls allowed them more freedom to design the interior spaces.
Thick extruding windows  help prevent rainwater seepage.
Two balconies increase cross ventilation.
The stucco volumes create a sculptural composition within the landscape.
Another view of the studio.
Clad in SPF lumber, zinc, and glass, David Bronskill and Mark Dilworth’s vacation home on Oblong Lake fans out to capture wide views of the forest. “Nothing is straight in the plan,” says architect Roland Rom Colthoff of RAW Design, who conceived the 2,500-square-foot escape. From left to right, there are three structures: a three-bedroom guest wing, a voluminous communal area, and a semi-detached master suite. Two of the wings share an unusual fin-shape design because of their varied ceiling heights.
Meg Home | Olson Kundig
Meg Home | Olson Kundig
Meg Home | Olson Kundig
Meg Home | Olson Kundig
GilBartolomé Architects says the metal facade looks like "the skin of a dragon set in the ground when seen from below" but "waves of the sea when seen from above."

Zoom out for a look at the modern exterior. From your dream house, to cozy cabins, to loft-like apartments, to repurposed shipping containers, these stellar projects promise something for everyone. Explore a variety of building types with metal roofs, wood siding, gables, and everything in between.