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6 Gates In Modern And Contemporary Styles

These gate designs run the gamut from sleek and modern to rustic-contemporary. Take your pick!


Looking for gate designs for modern homes can be tricky—you want it to match the simplicity of your modern home, but you don’t want it to look boring. Choose a design that echoes the lines and forms of your house’s exterior. Afterwards, use a color or material that reflects your style and personality. Here are some modern and contemporary examples. 

Slatted and Linear.

A gate made out of slim, wrought-iron slats echo the window grilles of this beautiful, tropical-modern Bacolod home.

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Aluminum Frame and Metal Panels

A certain cool simplicity is evident in the anodized aluminum frame-and-metal-paneled gate, which matches the sleekness of this award-winning home by architect John David O’Yek.

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Rustic Wood.

Weathered wood planks attached horizontally to a wrought iron frame add the perfect rustic touch to this contemporary-modern Tagaytay vacation home.

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Small With Bold Graphics.

The multi-level terrain of this industrial-modernist Subic home allows for a small metal gate that is offset by a bold, graphic painted house number on raw concrete.

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Modern Country.

If you have a country-style home but you don’t want it to look mumsy, go for a sleek, modernized version of a white picket fence, as seen here in actress Anne Curtis’s front gate.

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Stone, Metal, And Glass

There are a lot of textures and materials going on in Bea Alonzo’s gate—frosted glass, faux stone, and metal—but they are all tied together by the use of simple, horizontal lines.

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