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Weekend Family Retreat: Modern Cabin on Gambier Island, BC

Weekend Family Retreat: Modern Cabin on Gambier Island, BC

The Gambier Island House by was completed in 2013 by the Vancouver based studio Mcfarlane Green Biggar Architecture + Design. This modern version of a cabin in the woods has been designed for a young Vancouver couple with two children as a weekend retreat. The Gambier Island House is located on Gambier Island, Sunshine Coast…

Elegant and Stylish House in Nanaimo, BC, Canada

Elegant and Stylish House in Nanaimo, BC, Canada

The Double High House has been completed by the Vancouver based studio Checkwitch Poiron Architects. This elegant contemporary home merges indoor and outdoor living with large glass sliding doors. Power efficiency systems include a passive solar system, in-floor radiant hydronic heating and a heat recovery ventilator. The Double High House is located in Nanaimo, British…

Lakeside Home in Kaleden, British Columbia

Lakeside Home in Kaleden, British Columbia

The Lefebvre-Smyth Residence was completed in April 2012 by the Vancouver based studio CEI Architecture. This outstanding 3,000 square foot, lakeside contemporary home was built with a total budget of $850,000. The home is perched atop a hillside on the west bank of Skaha Lake, with stunning views of the lake to the east and…

Imposing Modern Home in Victoria, British Columbia

Imposing Modern Home in Victoria, British Columbia

The Armada House was designed by the Victoria based studio KB Design and built in 2007 by Abstract Developments. This impressive 5,299 square foot contemporary home employs wood, steel, stone and glass. The Armada House is located in the Ten Mile Point/Wedgewood Estates neighborhood of Victoria, British Columbia in Canada. The Armada House in Victoria,…