5 Features of Mountain-Modern Architecture

Monday, May 2, 2022

Here are five defining features of the increasingly popular style of mountain-modern architecture.

Dramatic Lines

Dramatic rooflines inspired by the scenery set the stage before youre even inside.

Locally-Sourced Materials

Living in the mountains usually means having access to an abundance of wood and natural stone from the area.

Open Floorplans

Mountain-modern residences are well-suited to contemporary living with open floorplans that flow freely from room to room.

Abundance of Glass

Large walls of glass are a common characteristic for the architectural style, bringing the mesmerizing vistas right into the home.

Indoor/Outdoor Living

Interior spaces seamlessly flow outside through retractable glass walls, with covered terraces and outdoor kitchens just steps away.

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