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Vancouver home built almost entirely with former building's materials

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Aug 23, 2016 01:05 AM
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by Ana Lisa last modified Aug 22, 2016

Concrete and steel are building materials commonly perceived as ‘cold’, but Measured Architecture manipulated them to achieve textural warmth inside and out the house. Its grey walls have an organic texture achieved by impressing charred wooden planks just before the composite material dries out. A playful industrial edge is given by an outdoors weathering steel sculpture + ladder by local artist Fei Disbrow and an indoor steel slide for the kids next to the stairs. Related: Trash to Treasure:...






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