Durable cedar lap siding, purchased in Port Haywood, Va., will age to a dusty gray. To ensure the structure’s stability, 4 x 4 surround posts were sunk into the earth and secured with cement. “I chose cedar siding because I wanted a very classic look with an ‘East Coast beach’ feel,” says Matt Blashaw.
Energy efficient LED ribbon light illuminates the shower floor. The ribbon is encased in two layers of specialty grout, a mixture of smooth-to-the-touch jellybean glass pebbles and epoxy. The ribbon has an estimated life span of 50,000 hours.