Outdoor Throughout the home, windows by Pella and sliding doors optimize passive cooling and solar gain. The cottage exterior is clad entirely in shakes of Alaskan yellow, a type of cedar with neutral hues; the surrounding fence is made from western red cedar.  Photo 11 of 12 in This Tiny New England Cottage Is a No-Frills Weekend Hideaway

This Tiny New England Cottage Is a No-Frills Weekend Hideaway

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Throughout the home, windows by Pella and sliding doors optimize passive cooling and solar gain. The cottage exterior is clad entirely in shakes of Alaskan yellow, a type of cedar with neutral hues; the surrounding fence is made from western red cedar.