Wood has long been the choice of builders for the exterior of homes. However, as discussed in a previous post, wood also has some drawbacks, as it is subject to rot and insect attack. As we attempt to repair historic homes and construct newer homes, builders are faced with wood that does not perform like
The owners wanted a legal accessory apartment attached to their home. To accomplish this, the architect proposed enlarging the garage from two to three bays and raising the roof with a steeper pitch and adding two dormers.