Slideshow: 5 Modern American Farmhouses | Dwell

Slideshow: 5 Modern American Farmhouses | Dwell. “A pitched roof doesn’t necessarily mean a home is stuck in the dark ages of the American architectural vernacular. In fact, the following modern farmhouses—which either underwent a transformation or were built with the style in mind—prove that gables and porches can be very modern indeed.” We couldn’t agree more! In fact, Tedd Benson has been saying this for years, but we’re glad the world is catching on…. tradd2-r1tradd3-r1tradd1-p2-ttradd1-p1-tvarm3-r1varm2-r1

Unity Home Xyla – Day 1

Job Captain Tobey Wandzy shows how quickly walkout walls, the first floor, timber ridge wall and exterior walls are assembled on-site on Day 1 on-site with the first Unity Home from Bensonwood.

The mission of Unity Homes is to improve the quality of lives by creating homes that are healthycomfortablesolid, and frugal, as well as beautiful.

We believe these attributes must be in place to achieve a home’s noblest purpose, which is to shelter and enrich your most important assets — your family, your friends, and the precious days of your life.

This home is a Xyla being built in Vermont. (


Xyla Exterior Front