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1004 - WIDC Building Prince George

MGA - Wood plays another prominent role in the building envelope. The exterior features charred cedar siding which gives the building its black appearance.

“Originally our intent was to char the cedar to get our fire rating. Unfortunately we couldn’t quite get our flame spread rating by charring so we had to pressure treat the cedar,” notes Kaldal. “As an architectural feature, we still wanted to use the charred wood.”