People Love the Relaxed yet Elegant Style of This Fabulous Barn Home

It seems these days that barn home conversions and barn style houses are more popular than ever before. And it's no wonder as farmhouses were built to be durable and hold plenty of stuff from farm equipment to livestock, so they make the perfect home for having lots of family and friends. Barn style houses are unpretentious and full of character. Whether the barn is a modern barn or a rustic barn style house they represent a simpler time and make the perfect retreat no matter where they are. There are so many details that people love about barns from their open floorplans full of light to the exposed post and beams, lots of wood and plenty of space. Barns turned into houses are the style of home that dreams are made. And you will find in many of the barn style houses that the kitchen is the heart of the home, a place where people seem to gravitate and feel right at home. You will want to take a look at the site and see some of the inspiring and beautiful modern barns and barn style houses from this design team.

There are so many design details you can have fun with when it comes to barn style houses. From the exterior paint color of a barn to the wide open interior space and more. Popular exterior colors of barns include white; this is a color that seams to blend beautifully with their natural setting and locations. But you will find the exteriors of barns painted everything from a stately matte black, red, and natural or weathered wood tones. Other popular exterior elements you will find on barn style houses are building materials like shake shingles, lap siding, and stone. When it comes to barn style houses and modern barns, it seems that simple is best with classic forms and clean Shaker style lines which can also be said for the interior design that is always best not too overly decorated. Other popular details on barn style houses are wraparound country porches, metal roofs, and cupolas. On farmhouses exterior, you will also find details like galvanized metal gutters, downspouts, and barn-inspired country light fixtures. Exposed rafters inside and out are also a lovely touch.

As for the interior paint colors for barn style house from modern barns to rustic barns, it is always best to keep the interior light and bright. Multiple shades of white work nice to give a shabby chic style and works with creams, beiges, and gray interior decor color schemes. And for farmhouse decor you go can either way whether modern or rustic with minimalist to industrial details, to country inspired decor. Country inspired farmhouse details might include apron-front sinks, clawfoot tubs, four-poster beds, and woven rugs. Small details such as mason jars filled with fresh flowers, galvanized metal light fixtures and more. It is always good to have some wood details inside from warm wood tones to painted white wood. Reclaimed wood always looks good in barn style houses and modern barns from the fireplace details, to kitchen countertops and furniture designs. Like any home, when it comes to barn style houses you can make the design your own in all of the details you add.

These barn style houses are just a few of the designs you will find on the ByNum Residential Design site. This design firm Bynum Design offers a variety of services to include exterior design, interior design, landscape design, renovation, and design build. They cater to modern values through construction that is environmentally sound, cost-conscience design, and with progressive technology. **

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