Contemporary West Coast

Terry Iverson - contemporary - exterior - portland - by Terry Iverson Photography Don't like the siding

Not all prefabs are made of sheet metal and shipping containers; these sylvan sanctuaries offer a more humanistic approach to assembly-line architecture.

British Columbia’s Gambier Island 2490 model from Lindal Cedar homes, designed by Turkel Design and part of the Dwell Homes Collection.

west coast homes: a study in sustainability, simplicity and harmony with nature | refresheddesigns.sustainable design

Scott Edwards Architecture designed the Hotchkiss Residence in Vancouver, Washington. Project description This home designed by Rick Berry of

Ben Watson and his partner, Claudio Tschopp, relocated from Basel, Switzerland, to Portland's Pearl District eleven years ago. Surrounded by forests, their small Northwest and mid-century modern-inspired open-plan home, with an emphasis on natural local materials and natural light, was designed in 1972 by local architect Edgar Waehrer. Photo by John Clark.

make the existing roof work better. Despite its proximity to downtown Portland, Oregon, Ben Watson and Claudio Tschopp’s home is surrounded by forests. Photo by John Clark.

Contemporary West Coast Style Custom Homes Vancouver- Tamlin Homes

Our approach often involves wood timber accents with modern materials, open design concept, post and beam features, vaulted ceilings, and energy efficiency.