Take a tour of our Southwest Idea House Check out a home with views for inspiration Farm house exterior Our Southwest Idea House was inspired by early Southwestern farms and ranches. This modern incarnation features updates like board-and-batten composite siding and an open-air recreation room. Pinterest Hearth patio The area rug in the rear outdoor living room is actually brick inlay. Farm touches like the Dutch door in the kitchen make this a cozy space. Furniture: Pottery Barn Grill: Weber Grills Farmhouse kitchen This kitchen's stainless steel appliances have a simple, contemporary look; pullout condiment drawers and recycle bins add efficiency. The fireplace is the focal point.