2,589 scale Exterior Design Photos

Entry Porch, family room wing, and pergola
Helios Design Group
Scale/Proportion. You can tell looking at the outside of the house that the scale of the columns/pillars don't match up to the scale of the doors
stretch out make for a nice transitional element.The scale of the column should also be in tune with the scale of the overall architecture. More often than not
3. Ionic: Large scale, high style. Moving to the next order, the Ionic is a bit more luxurious than the spartan Doric and Tuscan. As such, it's best used
used where a little more polish, high style, and bigger scale is warranted. Also, Ionic capitals visually ease the transition from column to pediment
antiquity they are. When in doubt, adhere to the 2,000-year-old rules for scale, one of which is that the column height should be seven times the column
Cabin Up North
Sethbennphoto
elements between interior and exterior. Here one reduces the perceived scale of the two-story home while filtering the sunlight entering the large glazed
spot next to an otherwise tall wall. The overhead plane is an important scale element that establishes how comfortable we feel in an indoor-outdoor space
Pergola helps minimize apparent scale of house
elements between interior and exterior. Here one reduces the perceived scale of the two-story home while filtering the sunlight entering the large glazed
gathering spot next to an otherwise tall wall.The overhead plane is an important scale element that establishes how comfortable we feel in an indoor-outdoor space
elements between interior and exterior. Here one reduces the perceived scale of the two-storey home while filtering the sunlight entering the large glazed
21 House
Fougeron Architecture FAIA
For your exterior, the use of fish scale was prevelant, stained glass windows and simple coloration with high contrast
Fish scale siding...fish scales...Monochromatic fish scale and siding...fish scale
Nethermead Residence
Carlton Architecture
facade, the base middle and top have each been articulated to reduce the scale and accentuate the first and second stories. The reverse board and batten
windowsills rather than at the second-floor line. This reduces the apparent scale of the two-story volume facing the street, making it feel like one and a
facade, the base middle and top have each been articulated to reduce the scale and accentuate the first and second storeys. The reverse board and batten
window sills rather than at the second-floor line. This reduces the apparent scale of the two-storey volume facing the street, making it feel like one and a
Mediterranean Splendor
Mahoney Architects & Interiors
example of scale and proportion because The home is broken into distinct pieces, each with its own roof, to give it a less overwhelming scale or presence
scale/proportion - - the house is balanced by the nature around it and it is evenly
distinct pieces, each with its own roof, to give it a less overwhelming scale or presence. The materials, colors and proportions tie the different sections
distinct pieces, each with its own roof, to give it a less overwhelming scale or presence. The materials, colors and proportions tie the different sections
Scale and proportion. These are two of the easiest tools to use incorrectly.
Whatever the case, when it goes wrong it can be quite unsettling. So getting scale and proportion right is something that architects and designers strive for
Touching the ground lightly, the building looks out over the Galloway hills.
Echo Living
than a traditional home’. He adds that its timber construction and neat scale made building it feel ‘more akin to cabinet-making than building. I think
rather than a traditional home.” He adds that its wood construction and neat scale made building it feel “more akin to cabinet making than building. I think
than a traditional home.” He adds that its timber construction and neat scale made building it feel “more akin to cabinet making than building. I think
Hill House
Mihaly Slocombe
Think about the backdrop and slope of the land. Designs that join foreground and background work well in perspective and scale.
Factor in the scale of existing site featuresWhen designing, think about the backdrop and slope
e and scale.
Elemental Design LLC
Stephenson Design Collective
This house shows a jump in scale in terms of panel sizes, but also how fiber cement can be used alongside
on this facade, wrapping around volumes covered with materials of a finer scale and different color. I like the way the door is tucked in the gap between
This house shows a jump in scale in terms of panel sizes, but also how fiber cement can be used alongside
on this facade, wrapping around volumes covered with materials of a finer scale and different color. I like the way the door is tucked in the gap between
Street Facing Exterior
Andrew Snow Photography
the house, it isn’t the dominant feature. The elements of the entry are scaled in a way that’s welcoming and comfortable to people rather than cars.
the house, it isn’t the dominant feature. The elements of the entry are scaled in a way that’s welcoming and comfortable to people rather than cars. Even
the house, it isn’t the dominant feature. The elements of the entry are scaled in a way that’s welcoming and comfortable to people rather than cars. Even
Farmhouse Extension, Welsh Marches
Jeff Kahane + Associates
and it gives you a real-world sense of the scale of your home — many people have a hard time understanding scale through drawings alone.Allows for design
Breezeway addition but smaller scale
Lake House
Castanes Architects PS
driveway at night. On the street elevation, the proportions of the house is scaled down to bring it to a pedestrian level, while also creating a sense of privacy
we gave the entrance plenty of privacy."The proportions of the front are scaled down to a pedestrian level. The translucent garage door lights up the driveway
we gave the entrance plenty of privacy.’ The proportions of the front are scaled down to a pedestrian level. The translucent garage door lights up the driveway
entry
Robert Young Architects
Once reaching the main house, the full scale of the home is still withheld from view. The roofline at the entrance to the main house is lower and more
Once reaching the main house, the full scale of the home is still withheld from view. The roofline at the entrance to
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