31 Exterior Metal Roof Material Wood Siding Material A Frame Roofline Design Photos And Ideas

Originally built in 1974 as a kit home, this A-frame cabin was saved from ruins by an ambitious couple who temporarily turned it into a home for five.
A luxurious rural retreat that doesn’t skimp on comfort, JR’s Hut is an off-grid glamping destination with spectacular views of the 7,000-acre Kimo Estate in Australia.
Energy-efficient LED lighting and a rainwater collection system round out the home's sustainable features.
The home has rooftop solar panels, and it’s clad with cypress wood that turns a light gray over time.
Prospective buyers can visit a prototype of the Minim House in Washington, DC. Production of the home is currently on hold, but interested parties can purchase plans on Minim's website.
Incorporating a 12-inch-thick double stud exterior wall, the contemporary farmhouse is a prime example of green construction, down to the air-to-water heat pump boiler.
Designed by Giovanni Pesamosca Architetto, this shelter in the Italian Alps fits nine beds within its triangular A-frame structure. Situated along the Ceria-Merlone trail at an altitude of 8,303 meters, the shelter is a memorial to Luca Vuerich, a well-known mountain guide who was killed by an avalanche while climbing an iced waterfall in the mountains near Tarvisio.
This elevated prefab cabin in the Chilean Andes has a buffer zone that helps protect it against harsh climatic conditions.
Rummer built over 700 post-and-beam midcentury modern homes in the Portland area.
Lanefab Design/Build demolished the existing carport and replaced it with a new addition that included the new entry, dining room, family room, mud room, and garage.
Materials used for the exterior include stucco, wood, metal, and concrete.
The back of the home opens up to an outdoor patio, hot tub, and fire pit.
The chiflonera leads to the entrance of the cabin.
Silvertop Ash shiplap siding clads the facade.
facade at main entrance
Front facade with ipe wood slat siding, standing seam metal roofing and central "factory window"
Front view of ipe wood facade, standing seam metal roofing, central "factory window"
Black steel covers the steeply pitched roof, while the exterior walls are wrapped in charred cedar.
The architects say that the mirrored finish hasn't caused any problems with the local wildlife.
A view of the cabin from the frozen lake. Here, the existing property can be seen to the right of the cabin.
Lightweight corrugated zinc roof sheeting clads the exterior.
David Ferguson of Kimo Estate took construction into his own hands in a two-person owner-builder team.
The A-frame structure is elevated on pad footings.
The glazed door and other openings allow guests to enjoy sunset views from bed.
Stargazing is easy thanks to the lack of light pollution.

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.