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14 Modern roof terraces you'll love!

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There is no better way to utilize rooftop space than by creating a terrace which will provide beauty and relaxation.The harmony between functional elements, materials, colors and forms, is one of the fundamental characteristics of the modern style. On terraces, this translates into a wise choice of furniture and beautiful designs as well as accompanying vegetation. Join us on this tour of fourteen terraces that meet these characteristics differently.

1. Cement and wood

THE AZÓIA´S JEWEL, pedro quintela studio pedro quintela studio Patios & Decks

1. Cement and wood

Simple, minimal, and ecological ideas are always inspiring to implement. A table with pallets that can easily be created, and a bench to the wall with storage space, are certainly ideas that allow you to save much space.

Simple, minimal, and ecological ideas are always inspiring to implement. A table with pallets that can easily be created, and a bench to the wall with storage space, are certainly ideas that allow you to save much space.

2. Caribbean freshness

Attico quartiere ostiense, zona gazometro - Roma, Formaementis Formaementis Patios & Decks

2. Caribbean freshness

For hot spots or hot seasons, pergolas are good choice,s not only because they allow the passage of air to provide freshness to the place, but because they are also very aesthetic.

For hot spots or hot seasons, pergolas are good choice,s not only because they allow the passage of air to provide freshness to the place, but because they are also very aesthetic.

3. Colorful and welcoming essentials

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3. Colorful and welcoming essentials

A fireplace is perfect in this style of terrace. Don't forget to accentuate the color in the furnishings with a vibrant tone.

A fireplace is perfect in this style of terrace. Don't forget to accentuate the color in the furnishings with a vibrant tone.

4. A green touch

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4. A green touch

Give a more natural touch by incorporating a design like this. Flowers always give life to a place, fear not to use in quantity!

Give a more natural touch by incorporating a design like this. Flowers always give life to a place, fear not to use in quantity!

5. Curb pollution with plants

Un Jardin suspendu, FIORELLINO paysagiste FIORELLINO paysagiste Flat roof

5. Curb pollution with plants

If you have the opportunity, locate your terrace strategically for optimal results. You will not have to deal with so much dust and your plants and flowers will last longer.

If you have the opportunity, locate your terrace strategically for optimal results. You will not have to deal with so much dust and your plants and flowers will last longer.

6. Inspiring furniture

Una terrazza tutta da vivere, Studio Architettura del Paesaggio Giardini Giordani di Luigina Giordani Studio Architettura del Paesaggio Giardini Giordani di Luigina Giordani Flat roof

6. Inspiring furniture

Pay close attention to the furniture you use when creating social spaces. Furniture with matching decorations will ensure many pleasant evenings.

Pay close attention to the furniture you use when creating social spaces. Furniture with matching decorations will ensure many pleasant evenings.

7. A cover for hot and rainy days

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7. A cover for hot and rainy days

wEach item on your deck must meet a function. hat can be more useful than a cover to protect you from rain or sun intensity?

wEach item on your deck must meet a function. hat can be more useful than a cover to protect you from rain or sun intensity?

8. An original layout

Ogród na 2-POZIOMOWYM TARASIE przy penthouse, Ogrodowa Sceneria Ogrodowa Sceneria Flat roof

8. An original layout

Sometimes striking decorations are not only the elements themselves, but their right and proper arrangement in space. Venture with original and slightly daring combinations.

Sometimes striking decorations are not only the elements themselves, but their right and proper arrangement in space. Venture with original and slightly daring combinations.

9. Give texture and combine materials

Southbank, London, Urban Roof Gardens Urban Roof Gardens Modern Terrace

9. Give texture and combine materials

The combination of materials is key to modern decorations. This wood, glass and stone floor, by the professionals, Urban Roof Gardens, is definitely an inspiring design.

The combination of materials is key to modern decorations. This wood, glass and stone floor, by the professionals, Urban Roof Gardens, is definitely an inspiring design.

10. Strategic lighting

Rendering 3D: residenze in Africa, NLDigital NLDigital Modern Terrace

10. Strategic lighting

The lighting is very important. It incorporates ceiling lights, or LED lamps of different designs and reduces your meetings and meetings for a pleasant atmosphere.

The lighting is very important. It incorporates ceiling lights, or LED lamps of different designs and reduces your meetings and meetings for a pleasant atmosphere.

11. Artificial turf

Follaje Sintético aplicado a terrazas , Ranka Follaje Sintético Ranka Follaje Sintético Modern Terrace

11. Artificial turf

A super smart option is to include an artificial turf. You will not have to worry about maintenance and daily care, and you can always enjoy a green lawn that is natural-looking.

A super smart option is to include an artificial turf. You will not have to worry about maintenance and daily care, and you can always enjoy a green lawn that is natural-looking.

12. Conventional but spectacular style

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12. Conventional but spectacular style

For small terraces, minimalist tendencies are a good reference for decorating. Maintaining that modern character to include few items, you can add a good seat and an umbrella and will not need anything else.

For small terraces, minimalist tendencies are a good reference for decorating. Maintaining that modern character to include few items, you can add a good seat and an umbrella and will not need anything else.

13. A practical solution in the city

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13. A practical solution in the city

For a modern terrace that inspire tranquility and serenity, ideal for those lazy days, nothing better than a hammock.

For a modern terrace that inspire tranquility and serenity, ideal for those lazy days, nothing better than a hammock.

14. All white and simply divine

Terrazza con vista, Giuseppina PIZZO Giuseppina PIZZO Lean-to roof

14. All white and simply divine

White always bring that unique touch of cleanliness, neatness and modernity that very few colors achieve. This is a perfect example of less is more.

Now that we've covered rooftop terraces, take a look at these 5 unforgettable patios as well. 

White always bring that unique touch of cleanliness, neatness and modernity that very few colors achieve. This is a perfect example of less is more.

Now that we've covered rooftop terraces, take a look at these 5 unforgettable patios as well.