Exterior, House Building Type, and Mid-Century Building Type From the street, the home bears many of the hallmarks of an Eichler home. Its low roofline is in large part supported by glass walls. Clear cedar siding provides additional warmth. The exterior tiles used around the house are actually custom poured concrete from RJ & Associates Landscape Specialists.  Raconteur Renovations: Homes with Some Serious History by Matthew Keeshin from Indoor-Outdoor Home by a Midcentury Master Gets a Faithful Update