INHABITAT.com: “Crabill House: A Modern & Energy Efficient Forest Shed in North Carolina”

By Bridgette Meinhold

The Crabill family bought a 5-acre forested lot in Hillsborough, NC and hired Tonic Design to build them a a simple, modern home that minimized its impact on the environment. They also had to stick to a budget and wanted a unique live/work space that inspired creativity. Tonic’s resulting design drew inspiration from regional agricultural structures and used simple and low maintenance materials to create a striking home that fit the needs of the family. Built for a modest $155 per sq ft, the Crabill House is energy efficient, avoids disturbing the natural environment, and maximizes natural lighting. READ MORE & SEE THE GALLERY…

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1 comment
  1. Gilbert said:

    Thank you for utilizing free time in order
    to compose “INHABITAT.com: “Crabill House: A Modern & Energy Efficient Forest Shed
    in North Carolina” « Tonic Design + Tonic Construction”.
    Many thanks yet again ,Louann

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