Contemporary House Design in Minimalist Zen Style Harmonized with Red Accents

contemporary home zen barn with modern interiors in neutral colors with red lamp shades

Rustic wood house exterior and modern interior design in contemporary style and neutral colors with red accents


This contemporary house design features spacious and calming living spaces. Designed by Canadian architect Christopher Simmonds, the Zen Barn is a modern home located in Ottawa, Canada. The large modern house offers 3,100 square meters.

Modern exterior design ideas include white oak external cladding and floor-to-ceiling windows, which create a bright interior design opened to the outdoors. The contemporary house has four bedrooms, four bathrooms, a large living room area, and a modern kitchen.

A staircase design in industrial style with metallic and wooden parts connects living spaces and allows natural air circulation. Modern interior design ideas and neutral colors create Zen home interiors. Calming and relaxing neutral colors, like beige, white and gray, look comfortable and tranquil with light and dark brown colors.

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Modern interior design in neutral colors with red accents

Rustic wood house exterior and modern interior design in contemporary style and neutral colors with red accents

Modern home interiors in neutral colors show bright splashes of red that refresh and balance decorating. Interior decorating feels energizing and interesting with red accents, like these lampshades.

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Glass wall design and large windows bring natural light and create harmony with the surrounding environment, connecting contemporary home interiors with the outside living spaces.

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The modern interior design blends the contrasting colors and combination of glossy and unpolished wood surfaces into a surprising and inspiring mix, reflecting modern ideas and creating unique home interiors. Rough wood and polished metal surfaces, exposed concrete floors, glass, and soft textiles ensure comfort and a relaxing atmosphere in this modern house.

Contemporary home interiors in neutral colors

  by Ena Russ   

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