Maine Getaway

Learn the tips and tricks that made our Scarborough Idea Cottage a knockout.

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Tough Love
Jean Allsopp

Tough Love

The project team worked to balance durability and style for the cottage’s exterior. Weathered gray polymer siding shingles look like cedar but don’t require the same upkeep. Low-maintenance composite shake roof shingles and PVC-based trim have traditional appeal but can withstand harsh coastal weather. ALSO: Take a tour and watch videos with the designer.

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