Pinhoti Peak Showhouse Options VERSATEX Canvas Collection


Designer-Builder-Influencer Chip Wade Favors Low-Upkeep, Simple-Set up WP4 for Each Exterior and Inside of Fashionable-Fashion North Georgia Dwelling

Chip Wade’s minimalist mountaintop house undertaking wanted an distinctive exterior-trim answer: One that will mix excessive climate resistance with the nice and cozy look of hardwood — plus the distinctive size, one-piece trimboard dimensions to cowl an 18-ft. lengthy, 29-ft. excessive wall in a single clear sweep.

That’s why, for Pinhoti Peak, his modernist North Georgia showhouse, he selected the Canvas Collection, a premium PVC innovation from VERSATEX Constructing Merchandise. Canvas affords builders and householders a spread of sturdy, real looking woodgrain surfaces, completely bonded to high-performance, maintenance-free WP4 or T&G trimboards.

“On the job, it was every thing I’d hoped it might be,” Mr. Wade stated just lately. “The fabric’s consistency actually is unequalled, however what made it completely supreme was that VERSATEX was keen to ship the WP4 in 18-foot lengths. That enabled me to put in lengthy, unbroken, seamless stretches of what appears identical to hardwood with no interruptions or imperfections.”

These steady traces are important to the house’s spare, fashionable aesthetic — simply as Canvas’s indifference to rain, wind and solar is essential to Pinhoti Peak’s rugged wilderness setting.

Due to the product’s mild weight and ingenious proprietary fastening system, Mr. Wade stated, a two-person crew was simply in a position to cowl one facet of the house in lower than a day. “I additionally love VERSATEX’s VZClip hidden fastener system. It’s easy, correct and safe, whereas permitting boards to ‘float’ simply sufficient for regular enlargement and contraction. And, if want be, you possibly can change a board with out damaging some other a part of the set up.”

He stated he appreciated the product’s aesthetics and efficiency a lot that he put in it on the partitions of the house’s inside central hallway as nicely. “We’re an out of doors household, and somewhat of the surface can’t assist getting tracked in. That makes straightforward upkeep a precedence indoors, too.”

In deciding on a colour, Mr. Wade opted for Turner Oak, one in every of 9 Canvas Collection finishes. To combine the shade with the general construction, he replicated it on the floor of the large uncovered metal beam that helps the roof.

Pinhoti Peak Showhouse Interior
Performance and Character—With inherent moisture resistance and sturdy attractiveness, the matte-finish Turner Oak shade that Chip Wade chosen for his Canvas Collection PVC tongue-and-groove wall materials will stand up to an energetic household’s onerous use in tub and hallway areas simply as successfully because it does the outside.

The home was accomplished in Might 2023. Regardless of the yr’s international supply-chain challenges, he stated getting the made-in-USA Canvas parts from the Western Pennsylvania plant to his distant development website — proper on time — was “no drawback in any respect.”  He praised the producers for the private consideration they gave him and his undertaking. “They showered me with technical assist, and their trouble-free product availability meant we by no means needed to fear about delivery-related downtime.

“Total, VERSATEX customer support, plus Canvas Collection sizing and straightforward set up, and the fantastic thing about the ultimate outcome — that’s an unimaginable mixture.”

This hyperlink gives you a glimpse on the set up of the Canvas Collection product on the home and a phenomenal tour of the finished home.

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