Sunshine Coast Arts Centre

5714 Medusa Street, Sechelt, BC

The Sunshine Coast Arts Centre is a 1 storey log and wood-framed building. The original log building was constructed circa 1970, the art studio was constructed circa 1992, and the low slope roof structure between the log building and art studio have been built at a later date. The existing low sloped roof is waterproofed with 2 ply SBS roofing system, and the steep sloped roofs have cedar shakes. The project is currently in the design stage. The design includes for the replacement of the steep sloped cedar shake roofs with standing seam metal roofs. Additional insulation is added to provide improved thermal resistance. The low sloped roof will be replaced with 2 ply SBS roofing system. The design also included replacing some skylights with a pressure plate system. An architect has been involved to advise on aesthetics.