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Project • By AbodoHousing

Tutukaka Rammed Earth Eco Home

A spectacular setting on New Zealand's Tutukaka Coast, nestled amongst the flax with breathtaking views, required a home design that was beautiful in its own right and respectful of the landscape. Alison and Mark felt that their house must fit in wit... More

Project • By Ben Callery ArchitectsPrivate Houses

Paperback house

Paperback was designed for working from home while integrated with the rest of the family - who knew how important this would become in 2020!   The house enables two busy publishers (who did frequently work from home even prior to covid-19 loc... More

Project • By AbodoHousing

Silver House

Perched on a hill near beautiful Wainui Beach, the Silver House has been expertly designed by Kingsbeer Architecture. The client brief was for a low maintenance natural facade that would silver to a grey shade. Shane and his team specified Abodo Vul... More

Project • By AbodoHousing

Alpine Cube

Perched on the edge of the Southern Alps in New Zealand’s South Island, the Alpine Cube is a perfectly isolated getaway. Abodo’s Tundra Cladding with Iron Vitriol finish was selected as cladding – after 12 months of weathering the... More

Project • By AbodoPrivate Houses

Pahi House

This cost-effective and environmentally responsible two-bedroom home has a highly efficient plan. The design takes into account standard sheet sizes and construction techniques to minimise waste and construction cost, while maximising usable area an... More

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Coastal Banks Peninsula House

Nestled in coastal Banks Peninsula, this cosy home overlooks the picturesque seas of Wainui Bay in New Zealand’s South Island. Carefully crafted by the team at Casa Construction this home is clad in Vulcan Cladding with Sioo:x finish. Vulcan... More

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Karangahake House

Hugged by the Karangahake forests and New Zealand's Kaimai Ranges, this farmland home bravely holds its own on the hilltop. Masterfully designed by MAKE Architects, whose brief was to design a new house for their client’s existing farmland, to... More

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Berkter Hoef Farmhouse

Built in 1680, this farmhouse has a rich history and is classified as a national monument. However, somewhat neglected over the years and damaged by fire, the heritage building was at risk of collapsing. François van den Waardenburg and his w... More

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Minyama Luxury Home

The modern aesthetic was designed by Sunshine Coast locals, MRA Design, and painstakingly crafted by the team at Gray Construction. The design includes an ample marina to park a luxury yacht and features a precision installed hidden garage door in V... More

Project • By AbodoHousing

Mangrove Home

Minimising long-term environmental impact was a high priority in this build, which features passive design, a green roof to reduce stormwater run-off, solar panels and high levels of insulation. In addition, the choice of Abodo’s Vulcan eco-ti... More

Project • By AbodoHousing

The Cloud

Masterfully designed by Neil Cownie Architect, Cloud House is intended to provide a sense of fun and theatre in a departure from everyday suburban living. The building draws upon its location through the use of nautical navigational colours of red,... More

Project • By AbodoHousing

Charred Timber House

Showcasing the charred timber technique known as Yakisugi or Shou Sugi Ban, Abodo’s Vulcan Cladding has maintained the beautiful dark finish despite harsh weather conditions.The Vulcan charred finish is a design feature intended to reduce maintenance... More

Project • By AbodoHousing

Black Box Luxury Home

This stunning Black Box luxury home by Valento Homes features Abodo’s Vulcan Cladding. These images were taken three years since installation - and the timber cladding in Ebony finish has performed exceptionally well, with no recoat. The ap... More

Project • By AbodoHousing

Coastal Wainui Home

Looking out to the famous Wainui surf beach, this eye-catching coastal home features Vulcan Cladding.Designed by Kingsbeer Architecture, Abodo’s thermally modified Vulcan Cladding was chosen for both the exterior cladding and interior walls of this b... More

Product • By AbodoTundra Cladding in Iron Vitriol Finish

Tundra Cladding in Iron Vitriol Finish

Abodo Iron Vitriol is a reactive stain finish designed for use as a base-coat onto our Tundra Cladding. The water-based formulation reacts with natural tannins present in timber, creating a dark finish that penetrates deep into the surface of the woo... More