The small townhouse is a simple and popular building, which has gained expansion in the area of housing. It currently has a modern look, even if small, through high quality materials and sophisticated rooms.
Its two-story building with backyard or pool for recreation area is perfect for housing a traditional family. Its needs program caters to all types of public, receiving a different facade treatment for each type of resident. Generally, the land is a small lot that is located close to the street, walled by gate or with a beautiful garden or garage in the front.
Advantages of building small house
- Optimization of terrain : For small terrains it is possible to work the verticalization to make the most of the available space. Instead of building a traditional house with a smaller yard, the building of the sobrado encompasses many solutions if it addresses the needs of each type of resident.
- Economic work : Because it is small, consequently the expense is lower! But this does not interfere with the beauty and modernity that you intend to give the house. With the new technologies and materials it is possible to erect the sobrado with practical methods that add beauty.
- Variety : The options for building a small and modern townhouse are many! The most sought after model is the houses without walls: these have a front garden, because they value the construction without the need of gates that interfere in the visual of the facade.
60 models of small houses inside and out
The townhouse is a type of building much sought after by having this large house joint with space saving. Check out 60 ideas on how to build, decorate and design small houses
The decoration of a small townhouse can vary greatly in the style of the residents. Some artifacts can be used to help in the better distribution and visualization of spaces, such as the removal of internal walls, the construction of mezzanines, the use of leaked elements and the valuation of glass windows.
Defining a style is essential to start this task! The accessories and the combination of colors and materials are what identify the personality and the routine of who resides in the house. See beautiful decoration ideas of small houses inside and out:
Picture 1 - Clarity in all the corners!
Picture 2 - The industrial air creates the perfect scenario for this type of construction.
Picture 3 - The lateral corridor gains a landscaping and functional treatment.
Picture 4 - Be inspired in the layout of loft to leave your sobrado modern and jovial.
Picture 5 - Create visual amplitude by removing the inner walls.
Picture 6 - Integrate all the spaces!
Image 7 - The glass facade allows the entrance of light throughout the house.
Picture 8 - The original structure left the interior with azorean air!
Picture 9 - The open stairway does not delimit the space.
Image 10 - Functionality is all in small houses.
Picture 11 - Create full and empty interiors with mezzanines.
Picture 12 - Decoration of jovial and modern sobrado.
Picture 13 - The bright colors give the modern air to the house.
Picture 14 - Use the airspace to optimize to the maximum!
Image 15 - Leaked partitions allow the integration and passage of light and air throughout the space.
Small house facades and models
Now that you've come up with cool ideas for decorating small houses on the outside, see more ideas for facades and the outside area:
Picture 16 - Straight lines are synonymous with modernity!
Working with the flat roof makes the facade much more modern. This detail has become a trend both in houses and in more traditional residences.
Image 17 - The contrast of materials forms a beautiful design on the facade.
This façade brings together different elements that complement each other, such as glass and wood on the upper floor, and the hollow element that lines the ground floor, leaving the feel of a modern home.
Image 18 - Simple solution for window and facade.
Ideal for uniformizing the facade, without the need for glazing or brises.
Image 19 - The external staircase is an option to enjoy the entire internal area of the house.
Image 20 - The brick in sight leaves any facade welcoming!
This material is the darling for this type of construction. The nifty is to compose a colorful painting to give that modern and cozy air.
Image 21 - Glass plans value construction.
Image 22 - The front lawn can become a beautiful leisure area.
Picture 23 - Create external passages for better circulation.
Picture 24 - The graffiti value even more the wall of the sobrado!
Picture 25 - Small house with balcony.
The balconies on the pavements take advantage of the space to create leisure areas and an extension of the environments. This solution is ideal for small plots, where each area must be harnessed for the use of the residents.
Image 26 - To give more prominence to the project, use more intense colors in some detail of the facade.
Image 27 - The duo of gray and white colors make the look more contemporary.
Image 28 - Sliding doors promote a greater integration of spaces.
Image 29 - Even with the garage door, try to work the facade well.
Picture 30 - Small house with rustic air.
Picture 31 - Sobrado small and cozy: the yellow volume highlighted the façade of the house.
The ground floor gains a modern structure that allows this youthful look to the residence. The yellow paint takes all the warmth that a townhouse needs!
Picture 32 - Small and simple townhouse.
Picture 33 - Small townhouse with backyard.
Image 34 - Facade of black sobrado.
Picture 35 - The rounded balcony breaks the use of the orthogonal lines in the construction.
Image 36 - The stone cladding complements the white facade.
Image 37 - Colored details highlight the look of the house.
Image 38 - The burnt cement marries very well with the brick.
Picture 39 - Sobrado colored geminada.
Picture 40 - Sliding doors give beauty and flexibility in construction.
The small lot is looking for modern building solutions. In the above design, sliding doors open the look to the yard that ensures privacy and comfort at the same time.
Image 41 - Gate and façade of the mixed house.
Work the balance and harmony when inserting an entrance gate. Using the same construction language for the wall is an outlet for those who do not want to go wrong in the composition. You can do this using similar colors or materials with the same finish.
Picture 42 - Small house with wooden details.
Picture 43 - The facade of the yard is also very important.
Give functionality to the yard not forgetting the back facade. In the above design, doors and windows create the privacy and seamless integration for the proposal.
Picture 44 - The classic P & B allows a more modern residence.
Picture 45 - Work the garden with a beautiful landscaping project!
Image 46 - The balcony is the most requested space in this type of construction.
Image 47 - Painting is a simple and economical technique to enhance the facade.
Image 48 - Straight lines give contemporary air to the facade.
Picture 49 - The garage with pergola is a classic in this type of dwelling.
Picture 50 - Facade of small and modern townhouse.
Image 51 - Highlight the main entrance of the house.
Giving a different treatment to the entrance door makes a big difference in the construction. Apply a coating throughout the interior to create a sense of elegance and stand out from the rest of the facade.
Image 52 - The front gate also receives a treatment for the total set of the facade.
Image 53 - Value the constructive details with differentiated finishes.
Those who want a modern home, ideally create volumes on the facade, provided they are highlighted through painting or contrasts of materials.
Image 54 - The glass plane allows the view to the sidewalk.
Image 55 - The large glass panels gave sophistication to the facade.
The features give lightness to the facade and still help in natural lighting for the interior of the house. Glass is a modern and functional material for any type of facade.
Small house plan
For easy viewing, we separate practical examples of small houseplant plants for you to get inspired before you do your project. Check out all the models below:
Picture 56 - Floor plan with 2 bedrooms.
The emptiness in the upper floor allows to create a mezzanine and a glass plan in the construction.
Image 57 - The balcony in the suites allows to air and to enjoy the external landscape.
Picture 58 - Floor plan with 3 bedrooms.
This townhouse has integrated environments on the ground floor and privileged dormitories on the upper floor. This project can be considered high investment because of its more extensive needs program.
Image 59 - Ideal for a family, where each space has a great use.
Image 60 - For narrow terrain, create an extended sobrado.