Updated look and brightened up by painting brick white, front door bright yellow, and modern porch. Don't be afraid to paint brick. Especially if it's that old yellow washed out look lacking any color.
Top floor in wood, first floor in concrete, combined by black steel windows: Exterior of the Barton Hills Residence in Texas in Wood Steel and Glass Mid Century Modern Aesthetics Shape Posh Texas Home In Wood, Glass And Steel
meandmybentley: “Balancing a love for modern design and an affair with nature. Toro Canyon House, Santa Barbara, California, designed by Bestor Architecture. (Image: Laure Joliet) (at Santa Barbara, California) ”
Located in the inner city Sydney suburb of Newtown, the Haines House was designed by the architects at Christopher Polly Architect and it stands out in the surrounding urban landscape, blurring the line between outdoor and indoor.