1238 Exterior Metal Roof Material Design Photos And Ideas

Suspended in the forest, the Pinecone tree house is a sight to behold.
Liddicoat and Goldhill's home in the Victoria Park conservation area sports a steeply slanted roofline.
The structure is accessed via a steep wooden ladder and a trap door that unfolds down from the top.
Casa JB at night.
The luminous entrance opens into a bright and lofty living space.
An aerial view of Casa JB shows its three volumes.
Peering into the breezeway.
The back of the home and gable ends are covered in blackened cedar.
Glass doors and a patio with steps leading down to the pond create a seamless, indoor/outdoor living experience.
A covered outdoor walkway connects the three upstairs bedrooms and overlooks views of the courtyard.
A ramp beneath the metal fence leads to a two-car garage hidden under the inner courtyard's grassy knoll.
The home is concealed behind horizontal bands of materials including Aji stone quarried from Shikoku, a powder-coated aluminum screen (lath), the white plaster exterior of the second floor, and a titanium zinc alloy roof.
Michael specified that the corner window be mullion-free so sitting in the nook feels like you are outside. "By being immersed on two sides without any real obstructions, you get a sense like you are out there in the natural world, in the yard," he says. "This is a particularly wonderful feeling, especially during our long, snowy Minnesota winters, where we can enjoy the beauty and stillness of the snow but still enjoy the warmth and comfort of being inside."
The couple finished the exterior siding with shingles made of Hardie board and painted a deep purple. "We wanted an exterior cladding that was durable, low-maintenance, and relatively DIY-friendly," says Michael. "When looking at our options at the local hardware store, the fish-scale shape popped because it was unique, quirky, and not super serious—and yet could create a contemporary look through uniformly using it with woven corners and minimal detailing."
La Vinya, PGA Golf Resort | Studio RHE
La Vinya, PGA Golf Resort | Studio RHE
"The house is totally introverted [and] mysterious towards the street and extroverted towards the interior," says Morini.
The home is clad in sustainably sourced spotted gum. A natural material palette is used throughout.
Extensive glazing and skylights fill the home's interior with natural light.
The house sits within a field of trees.
The house is composed of three separate modules.
Located in the countryside just outside Córdoba, Argentina, La Negrita is respectful of its woodland environment.
One of the modules is a garage.
Abercorn Chalet by Guillaume Kukucka and Tux Creative
"The interlocking panel fascias look a little like the Nokia Snake game folding and raking between the two properties and sandwiching the layers of the house within them," says Jost.
The facades of Kew East House are banded with interlocking, metal panel fascias that weave it into the streetscape.
Polished concrete floors were used for the lower level, and durable wool carpet was used on the upper level.
The dark exterior wood cladding ensures the home blends more seamlessly with the site, while the flat roof is meant to recall "midcentury precedents," said the architects. The “sharkfin clerestory roof” feature transmits light into interior rooms.
The home is surrounded by extensive gardens and mature trees.
To the front, the gardens are laid around a central lawn with a circling driveway which provides parking. There is also a garage for family cars.
The private estate is located off a country road just over one mile from the historic town center of Godalming, England.
The sprawling property has a strong connection to the outdoors.
The low-lying home, completed in 2018, sits behind a stand of pine trees just steps from the water.
The exterior of the Cashio's Airstream Sovereign.
Inspired by the Scandinavian barn vernacular, this Upcountry Maui cottage provides a peaceful retreat for family gatherings.
This house has an exterior of black panels and clear-grain cedar tongue-and-groove siding, and a rooftop deck that lets its owners enjoy the outdoors.
Four bedrooms and four bathrooms span two structures, with a guest wing and main residence. The Aspen, Colorado, home is 4,300 square feet.
This cabin has a commodious kitchen and living area that encourages family and friends to come together for meals and conversation.
Shaped like a cross, this four-cornered villa offers four different views of its location on an island in Finland. Avanto Architects created a black exterior, dotted with large windows, to make it invisible from the nearby lake.
Designed by Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter for a family of four, the Split View Mountain Lodge is a holiday home near the village of Geilo, Norway. The main volume splits out to form additional annexes that frame individual views of the surrounding mountains.
Squinting through Quebec's seasonal fluries, one might not immediately register the Nook Residence, an all-white retreat that purposefully blends into the winter landscape. The house, designed by MU Architecture, presents itself to passersby as a blank monolith, yet around the corner, it opens onto Lake Memphremagog through expansive windows and an interior balcony.
The cabin’s concept was simple: To create a cabin that is small and sparse yet spatially rich. The 55-square-meter (592-square-foot) cabin, commissioned by a private client and completed in 2016, comprises a large living room, bedroom, ski room, and small annex with a utility room. It functions off the water and electricity grids.
Built in 2005 for a client looking for a compact, easy-to-maintain shelter for his and his friends’ adventures, Delta Shelter’s design was inspired by structures like tree houses and fire lookouts.
Planning regulations required a gable roof, which the architects split into four shed roofs carefully designed to respond to heavy snow shed and meet spatial and aesthetic wishes.
Settled on a picturesque hillside in Somona, California, the Connect 5 residence features stunning floor-to-ceiling windows, which allow warm natural light to flood through the home.
Outdoor seating areas provide additional places to drink wine and take in the landscape.
The tasting room is shaded by a folded plate canopy that recalls the modernist designs of architect Donald Wexler.
The wine production facility is clad with metal panels and features a trio of portholes on the front facade.
A shot of the two houses from across the pond. “It's campfires by the pond, dinner cooked in the wood fire oven…we are living the dream,” say the brothers.
A view from the outdoor deck with Jon's house on the right and Nik's home to the left.
At 2,120 square feet, Jon's home (on the left) is slightly smaller than his brother's 2,540-square-foot house (on the right). Though the homes feature different floor plans, each has five bedrooms and three bathrooms.

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.