Which of these Southwest Home Styles is right for you?

On this page you will learn of the many styles of Southwestern Homes you will find. Click on one of the links below to visit a page about that Southwestern Home Style, or click

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to share with others about your own Southwestern Style Home. We're sure you'll want to show off your wonderful Southwestern Style home, whether you created it, bought it or just made it better. Tell us your stories, show us how you improved what was there. This is your time to show off.

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So you think you want a Southwestern Style Home.

Southwestern architecture is distinct and a definite departure from the typical architecture types in the United States.

Southwestern Style Architecture is a distinctly different type of home style, generally finished in stucco or adobe.

Included in this realm are styles such as:

All Southwestern architectural styles tend to mimic the surrounding terrain, incorporating earthtones and softly muted colors. Spanish style homes, including Mediterranean and Spanish Mission make use of Spanish tile for roofs. These help to reduce the effect of the summer heat.

Southwest Style Home
The flat-roofed Santa Fe types of homes derived their origins from the Native Americans, who built their homes of mud and straw in the earliest forms of adobe. This style was adapted and improved upon by the Spanish and later became some of our Pueblo and Hispanic Adobe styles.

Be sure to explore our pages on these various Southwestern styles. You are sure to find one, or a combination of several that will please you and your family.

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New! Visit Southwest Architecture to learn about the many features your Southwestern Dream Home may have.

Planning a move? Looking for a New Home? Are you creating your Southwestern Dream Home? This is the place to look for ideas and information to help you build your ideal home. When looking for a Realtor to help you in your search for property, or for that perfect home, we can help.

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