Cardinal House

Type: Commercial, Indigenous

Address: Elsipogtog First Nation, New Brunswick

Cardinal House

Private - Single Family Residential

Cardinal House is a prototype for a prefabricated mass timber home intended to help meet the housing needs of First Nations communities. Designed by renown Canadian architect, Douglas Cardinal, manufactured by Element5, and assembled by MCH, the prefabricated, modular design and mass timber construction delivers a high-performance, durable home that can be passed down through generations.  Watch the video to learn more about Cardinal House and the benefits CLT brings to home construction.

About Cardinal House

Architect / Designer

Elsipogtog First Nation, New Brunswick


Cost consulting, Design consulting, Pre-engineering review, 3D modelling, Fabrication, Assembly


Photography & Videogrpahy by Mark Hemmings.