Joanna's Design Tips: Southwestern Style for a Run-Down Ranch House

This run-down, abandoned farmhouse was a complete gut job. See how Chip and Joanna transformed it with rustic, Southwestern-inspired style.

This was a whole new kind of Fixer Upper renovation: Instead of Chip and Joanna finding a house for their buyers, homeowners Sterling and Casey brought them a home on a beautiful 2,000 acre farm that has been in Sterling's family for four generations. The problem? The home was abandoned for more than a decade, leaving it nearly crumbling and full of unwelcome guests (Read: Opossums, spiders, mice, oh my!) 

Almost everything had to be gutted — even the shiplap couldn't be saved — but you won't believe what the finished home looks like now, starting with the rustic ranch exterior: 

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Inside the house, Joanna created a Southwestern-inspired interior with natural wood and stone tones and terra cotta tile. 

Exposed Beams and Brick Add Rustic Charm to Elegant Kitchen

Exposed Beams and Brick Add Rustic Charm to Elegant Kitchen

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Get Joanna's tips on this stunning kitchen's design: 

Outdated Kitchen Overhaul 01:31

A couple's dated kitchen is transformed with Joanna's thoughtful details.

The living and dining spaces echo the Southwestern look of the kitchen, thanks to high-contrast patterned accessories and rich natural hues. 

Wood Floors and Graphic Carpet Add Brightness to Living Room

Wood Floors and Graphic Carpet Add Brightness to Living Room

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See how Joanna created this finished look: 

Living and Dining Room Revamp 01:30

Joanna creates a classic living and dining room for her clients.

The master suite features an amazing cedar accent wall to give the room a cabin vibe. Stunning, right?  

Master Bedroom with Repurposed Wood Wall

Master Bedroom with Repurposed Wood Wall

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See Joanna's favorite parts of this space: 

Southwestern Master Suite 01:24

Joanna designs a master suite to suit her clients' Southwestern style.

Amazing, right? But that's not all. Flip through 40+ photos of this stunning renovation right here. 

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See before-and-after photos and design details from this makeover. 

Making New Memories

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Southwest Contemporary

Gathering Space

Meet the Homeowners

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Living Room, AFTER

Living Room, Detail

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Living Room, Detail

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Living Room, Detail

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Living Room, Detail

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Living Room, Detail

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Living Room, Detail

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Living Room, Detail

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Living Room, Detail

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Living Room, Detail

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Dining Room, AFTER

Dining Room, Detail

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Kitchen, AFTER

Kitchen, AFTER

Kitchen, Detail

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Kitchen, Detail

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Kitchen, Detail

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Kitchen, Detail

Kitchen, Detail

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Kitchen, Detail

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Kitchen, Detail

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Master Bedroom, AFTER

Master Bedroom, Detail

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Master Bedroom, Detail

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Master Bedroom, Detail

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Master Bedroom, Detail

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Master Bedroom, Detail

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Master Bath, AFTER

Master Bath, AFTER

Master Bath, Detail

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Master Bath, Detail

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Master Bath, Detail

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Master Bath, Detail

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Home Exterior, AFTER

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Home Exterior, AFTER

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Home Exterior, Detail

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Home Exterior, Detail

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Group Photo Time

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There's One in Every Crowd

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Finis

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