Inspired by the simple, functional, and honest design of historic dogtrot houses found throughout the South, this Porch House concept combines modest, factory-built rooms with site-built outdoor spaces.
Photo: Laurey W. Glenn
The outdoor spaces are the true workhorses of these homes. They create shade, encourage cross-ventilation, and expand the living space without expanding the conditioned space. The exterior of the homes combine corrugated, galvanized metal with Eastern red cedar for a modern look that's also durable.