Whistler ResidenceContemporary Exterior, Vancouver
Photographed by Sama J. Canzian
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MaterialsWood has been the traditional material of choice for shingles. In Australia, timber shingles are often made from imported western red cedar, which is one of North America’s most durable woods. It is more resistant to harsh weather and environmental factors than other softwoods. But shingles can also be made from stone, asphalt, slate, zinc and other materials.