Kariboo is the perfect modern getaway home with living spaces on the upper floor, and plenty of covered parking and storage below. The flat roof is slightly sloped and capped with metal to provide snow removal. The balcony can be fitted with radiant heating for snow removal as well. The lower floor mechanical space provides easy installation of the heating and cooling ducts in the floor and roof truss system. The exterior features commercial style windows and cable railing.
35' wide, 35' deep and 21' high.
930 sq. feet of living space
788 sq. feet of additional space (110 storage, 678 parking)
1718 sq. feet under roof
This plan is designed with concrete basement walls and a concrete slab on grade at the parking and storage. The upper walls are wood framing with r19 spray foam insulation. The floor system is pre-engineered wood trusses. The roof is standing seam metal, a plywood deck, and pre-engineered wood trusses.
8' ceilings throughout
The exterior is finished with stone and stucco over a waterproof barrier and wall sheathing.
Photo album of the construction of the Kariboo plan in Punta Del Este, Uruguay. The client has revised the Kariboo plan by adding a bath and storage closet on the ground level, and is using traditional terra-cotta blocks and poured concrete.