This birch floor was finished at a local sawmill. Its natural grain and color variations all contribute to its effect on the room. Considering texture, scale, and color is important in material selection.
Sustainable design solutions are not necessarily high-tech. They are appropriate solutions — customized to the site and building. This metal roof, for example, is well-suited for its rural site as it matches the commonly used industrial metal roofs found on many farm buildings. The difference here is that the roof is well insulated and theRead more about Sustainable Design[…]