The Wave House: A New Generation Log Home in Finland

The Wave House A New Generation Log Home In Finland 7

The Wave House is a new generation log home designed by Finish architect Seppo Mäntylä in collaboration with Polar Life Haus as the manufacturing company. Finished in 2017, the house is located in Mikkeli, Finland. The Wave House has a unique curving design dominated by environmentally-friendly materials.

The Wave House

The Wave House A New Generation Log Home In Finland 7

The Wave House is the combination of solid wooden constructions, steel, and glass.

The Wave House A New Generation Log Home In Finland 6

The Wave House A New Generation Log Home In Finland 5

Inspired by the design of airplanes and boats, Seppo Mäntylä opted for curving shape to show off the unique side of the house.

Award-Winning Design

The Wave House A New Generation Log Home In Finland 4

Due to its spectacular design, the house has earned spotlight on a show and won several awards in the process. In July – August 2017, the Wave House participated in the annual Finnish Housing Fair held in Mikkeli.

The Wave House A New Generation Log Home In Finland 3

On the show, the house was nominated for three categories; the Best House, the Best Interior, and the Best Garden, and manage to win them all.

The Wave House A New Generation Log Home In Finland 1

Focusing on Polar Life Haus, it is a Finnish family company existed since 1907. Known as Honkatalot in Finland, the company manufactures designed wooden homes and log homes individually. They also use environmentally friendly building materials and pay special attention to the well-being of nature and people in general.

Via Archdaily