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Sustainable home with galvanized steel shed roof and siding

A Sustainably Built Home in Rural Ontario

For this rural Ontario home, building sustainably was less about high-tech gizmos than learning to truly love the land.
October 8, 2012
Oxidized steel and woven steel mesh define architect Matthew Trzebiatowski's three-story structure, which is situated in the Sunnyslope area of Phoenix, Arizona.

Xeros Effect

Matthew Trzebiatowski matched an extreme aesthetic to an extreme climate, but his sustainable moves took a gentler approach.
January 19, 2009
The facade of the Belmont Street Lofts in Portland, Oregon, is an interwoven matrix of permeable wire-mesh balconies, wood cladding, and floor-to-ceiling windows.

Community Building

Completed in 2004, the Belmont Street Lofts—with their crisscrossing pattern of wood, metal, and glass—have settled neatly into their neighborhood, offering a contemporary complement to the architectural elder statesmen of the block.
January 17, 2009