November 1, 1984
The tools, materials and techniques of this craft haven't changed much in 500 years
Steam-bent shingles, curved framing and wave coursing create a roof with character
October 1, 1984
Using cedar stumps that washed ashore as siding, this small and unique home was built to blend right in with its surroundings.
July 1, 1984
Flashing and capping are the tricky parts of the job
May 1, 1984
A primer on these touchstones of Neo-Classical architecture
February 1, 1984
With its freeform and undulated shapes, this Santa Barbara cedar shingle covered home is known as the Whale House.
December 1, 1983
This Wisconsin stone house, dubbed the Gingerbread House, features a staircase made out of peeled saplings leading to a loft.
This 1920s honeymoon cottage situated in South Lake Tahoe, Calif., features a truss roof garnished with scribed tree branches.
July 1, 1983
Getting the look and texture of plaster on lath with gypboard and mud
February 1, 1983
A beach off of the coast of British Columbia provided most of the building materials needed for this Cedar Sauna.
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