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July 21, 2013
Canada’s natural lush terrain gets accented by these five great homes.
outdoor wooden hanging bed

Communal Lakeside Vacation House in Ontario

These toddlers find themselves at home playing on the “nap swing” among the tall Canadian trees.

Photo by: Lorne Bridgman

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A detail shows where the engraved birds, the original flooring, and two base panels create an interplay of materials. “This project was exciting because architects and artists look at and build objects differently, and this approach created a unique dynam

Engraved House

At first glance one might call this house simple, until they look closer and discover the secret behind this home’s unique quality.

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Barely There

Along the shores of Shoal Lake, one can find this warm house resting among delicate mountains of ice-cold snow.

Photo by: Thomas Fricke

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Floating House, Lake Huron

This house rests in the center of cool blue lake. The Worple family enjoys their summer home and it’s activities as lake tides lap the sides of this Ontario home.

Photo by: Raimund Koch

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Scrap House

The Scrap house is a place where you can come as you are just like the natural raw steel that resides unpainted in this green, cool home.

Photo by: Lorne Bridgman

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outdoor wooden hanging bed

Communal Lakeside Vacation House in Ontario

These toddlers find themselves at home playing on the “nap swing” among the tall Canadian trees.

Photo by: Lorne Bridgman

Photo by Lorne Bridgman.

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