Tag : Cedar Kelowna

House on Lake Michigan (Cedar Siding)

The house above Lake Michigan is built in the small town of Traverse City, USA. Rising on a wooded cliff, this building is a complex of three well-combined with each other structures.   The building has a living room, a kitchen and a covered terrace — the main bedroom and three children’s bedrooms make up two sleeping areas. The dining room connects all three units. Delicate bends of the contours of the roof repeat the outlines of the surrounding landscapes […]

Private Residence Wissioming2 in Maryland (with Red Cedar)

A two-story modern mansion Wissioming2 is located in Maryland, USA. An inclined site of a wooded area with a view of the Potomac River required architects to conserve the maximum number of adult trees. The mansion is represented by two blocks connected by means of a glass corridor with a small pond. The courtyard, formed by the intersection of parts of the residence, is equipped with a swimming pool. Panoramic windows suggest access to the terrace from each room on the […]

Cedar Siding Cottage on the Lake Shore

Located on the shore of a picturesque lake in Canada, Cedrus cottage is surrounded by cedar and is a worthy place for a country vacation with a whole family. Designed by the architectural bureau of Boom Town, the two-story building is built on an incline, which explains the difference in levels, and fits perfectly into the natural environment. Large windows and natural materials, even more, bring human and nature closer together. Near the main bedroom, there is a cozy outdoor […]

10 Ways to Transform Your Home with Wood Siding

Wood siding doesn’t have to be boring, and it could easily be argued that it is one of the most versatile types of siding. While wood is often thought of as a warm, rustic type of material there are plenty of modern home design ideas that can be applied with this siding. Here are 10 ways you can completely transform the feel of your home with wood siding. 1. Mix Vinyl (Or Other Materials) And Wood Siding A common issue with […]

Western Red Cedar Kelowna

6 unbelievable things you didn’t know about Western Red Cedar

6 Things you didn’t know about Western Red Cedar but should before “The Build” This species of cedar is known around the world for its natural beauty and unique qualities. The following half dozen facts are just a few reasons why you should build with Western Red Cedar: Natural colors This exceptionally magnificent wood comes in a variety of natural colors ranging from smooth ambers and reddish cinnamon to rich browns. This variation means that your home is not limited […]