Modern design styles have arisen after the twentieth century as a general term. After that, this simple design has emerged in the different areas of homes, gardens, balconies and even offices. In addition, modern style is not the same as in contemporary styles. The main difference between them is that while the contemporary design gives more importance to the materials’ being decorative, modern styles stress more on their functions. Also, you can see various tones of colors in contemporary design while the modern design is generally solid-colored (monochromatic). Now, it will be better to describe the main characteristic of modern balcony.
At this point, if we are talking about modern designs, that is not to say any kind of design in which high technology has been used. Conversely, modern balcony design means that you have fewer accessories, natural materials, and neutral colors in your balcony.
Main Characteristics of Modern Balcony
Firstly, the modern design emphasizes on pure structural or concrete appearances. For example, you can see a balcony wall just like it is still under the construction phase. Naturally, the colors used in modern styles are mostly neutral and so, natural lights are preferred, as well. In addition, horizontal and vertical designs (with curvy lines) are mostly utilized. As a piece of furniture, wooden, leather or metal veneering without any color is quite dominant details. Moreover, reflective surfaces (glass or steel) are also another indispensable part of modern balcony styles. Besides, plants in the modern balcony are also simple, fewer and dendritical. Briefly, it can be said that modern styles are simple, modest, natural and confident.
As you see in the photos, there are a lot of different and beautiful modern balcony decoration ideas. The modern styles also give the opportunity to add some personal touches with your own desire and imagination such as turning your balcony into an office or building a small kitchen in the balcony. With this style, you will feel more free in decoration. I hope you will enjoy this pure and simple balcony decoration idea.