Collection by Diana Budds

That's a Wrap: 7 Homes Covered in a Single Material


From a CorTen-steel clad vacation home to a cozy, wood-covered living room, these spaces show that a single material makes quite a statement.

Using a limited material palette helped architect Jesse Garlick save on the bottom line when building his off-the-grid...
The house that architect John Wardle designed for a couple in coastal Fairhaven, Australia, twists and bends to comply...
The Casa Cuatro sits above a 180-foot cliff that overlooks the Pacific Ocean.
A series of charred modern boxes, the home Petra Sattler-Smith and Klaus Mayer designed for Martin Buser and Kathy...
Exposed pine dominates the downstairs reception area.
Clad in copper panels that Holl had fabricated by the Kansas City, Missouri, company Zahner, the house is daylit by a...
The house has four varieties of wood that relate to one another with a similar material vocabulary.

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