Front Yard Pictures From HGTV Smart Home 2017

A driveway with stone pavers brings guests to the stylish front yard of this approximately 3,300 square foot, three bedroom, three and a half bath desert modern home that features a stucco exterior with clean lines and a masculine feel.

By: Jeannie Matteucci

Photo By: Tomas Espinoza

Photo By: Tomas Espinoza

Photo By: John Bazay

Photo By: Tomas Espinoza

Photo By: Tomas Espinoza

Photo By: Tomas Espinoza

Photo By: Tomas Espinoza

Photo By: Tomas Espinoza

Photo By: Tomas Espinoza

Photo By: John Bazay

Photo By: Tomas Espinoza

Photo By: Tomas Espinoza

Photo By: Tomas Espinoza

Photo By: Tomas Espinoza

Photo By: Tomas Espinoza

Photo By: Tomas Espinoza

Photo By: Tomas Espinoza

Photo By: Tomas Espinoza

Stucco Style

At night the home's smart lighting system illuminates the interior and front yard of this desert modern house that takes cues from nature, with a simple yet thoughtful look and feel.

The Ultimate Garage

The spacious three-car garage blends seamlessly with the design of this desert modern home, constructed using a variety of stone, metal, wood, leather and glass materials.

A Brand-New SUV

Part of the wonderful prize package for HGTV Smart Home 2017, a plug-in hybrid SUV sits in the home's front yard driveway.

Smart Locks

Once installed, the front door's smart lock allows the homeowner to set their phone to "smart key" and the door will unlock as they approach.

Durable Stone Pavers

The front yard's stone pavers withstand the hot climate of the region and perform well under load-bearing conditions, with a natural beauty that fits this desert home with a modern, authentic style.

Custom Front Door

The home's black walnut 4-lite front door creates a stylish first impression.

Warm Welcome

Galvanized charcoal planters with clean, modern lines that hold Firesticks and Aloe help create a warm welcome at the front entry.

Beautiful Windows

The home's large corner energy-efficient windows maximize light and allow front yard views to be enjoyed from inside the home. Smart window shades inside can be controlled and scheduled using an app on a smartphone or tablet.

Safe and Secure

A yard sign lets everyone know this HGTV Smart Home 2017 is fully protected by a completely wireless security system that includes sensors and internal cameras that allow monitoring of the home from an app.

High-Tech, Smooth Ride

The plug-in hybrid SUV that comes with the house and seen here in the front yard driveway offers the latest in technology, including active brake assist and LED Daytime Running Lamps.

Thoughtful Hardscaping

Gentle curves of the paved front driveway provide contrast for the clean, straight lines seen in the home's architecture.

Native Landscaping

The front yard landscaping includes this tall Ocotillo cactus and small Gopher Plant. The majority of the front and side landscaping of the home remain native in relation to the adjacent desert.

Natural Beauty

A galvanized planter with hardy Moroccan Mound casts a pleasing shadow against the front exterior of the home.

Balanced Design

This desert home's exterior architecture embraces a clean-lined, masculine feel, while the interiors are juxtaposed with soft, neutral-based textiles.

Earthy Elements

Neutral tones of the stone pavers used for the welcoming driveway coordinate with the natural, earthy materials used for the construction of the home to give the property a cohesive look.

Well-Placed Windows

Windows provide visual relief from the stucco walls, and also allow the beauty of the desert to be enjoyed from the temperature-controlled environment inside.

Desert Landscape

This native mesquite tree creates a beautiful focal point in the front yard. The home’s landscaping offers a mixture of enhanced desert plantings and existing native species.

Luxury Living

From the road, the simple yet thoughtful design of this approximately 3,300 square foot home blends perfectly with serene and still desert landscape.