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Low-cost vacation home lights up with translucent walls

Built for under $36 per square foot For many a home owner, good design is all about the light. This wee seaside cottage has an entire wall made of polycarbonate panels—a translucent material that brings beautifully diffused natural light into the home. Large windows and glass doors at the home’s front and back let in additional light and frame a view of the sea. Designed by architect Alejandro Soffia, the building was created with budget in mind.
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