Latest Articles in Cedar

Stained Cedar and Benjamin Moore Glacier White facade of Seattle home by JW Architects

A Family Starts Fresh at a Seattle Home with Stunning Lakeside Views

Locally sourced materials create a thoroughly Pacific Northwestern home for a newly-arrived East Coast family.
November 8, 2015
Facade with bronze-clad windows of Massachusetts renovation by Hammer Architects.

A Midcentury Modern Renovation Opens Interiors and Admits More Sunlight

Thanks to one client and architecture firm, this modern dwelling stands out in Hingham, Massachusetts, where traditional homes abound on historic streets.
October 20, 2015
Modern Brooklyn backyard studio with plexiglass skylight, green roof, and cedar cladding facade

An Architect Builds His Own Studio Retreat to Escape the City

In a Brooklyn backyard, an off-duty architect builds a structure that tests his attention to the little things.
October 18, 2015
modern design prefab deck red cedar siding sculpture

8 Examples of Cedar in Modern Homes

It's not just for shingles: cedar is a versatile material that can be used in interiors, furniture, and more. A wide variety of cedar species means the wood comes a range of hues, from whites to reds and browns. Click through for some cedar inspiration!
September 16, 2015
netherlands dune house wood exterior

An Angular Beach Home Blends in With the Dunes Surprisingly Well

This geometric gem becomes one with its environment.
July 27, 2015
oxford house exterior facade

15 Modern Homes with Cedar Facades

Charred, stained, bleached, or untreated, the seemingly endless aesthetic options of cedar makes it an appealing building material.
July 9, 2015
british columbia cabin path

A Jaw-Dropping Modern Cabin Nestled Into a Steep Hillside in British Columbia

BattersbyHowat architects defeated all odds when they designed this house on a tricky site.
July 9, 2015
worple house exterior floating house and sleeping cabin

6 Coastal Homes with Cedar Decks

These getaway houses use cedar wood, known for its resistance to moisture, generously in their designs.
June 10, 2015
bainbridge island rear deck

A Smart Update for a Japanese-Inspired Midcentury Modern House

A Washington gem starts over.
June 1, 2015