Preserving Rustic Charm: Cabin Rehabilitation Through Laser Scanning and 3D Modeling

Preserving Rustic Charm: Cabin Rehabilitation Through Laser Scanning and 3D Modeling

In the dynamic world of architecture, engineering, and construction, precision and accuracy are paramount. The ability to capture real-world structures and environments with unparalleled detail has become a game-changer. This is where Scan-to-BIM services step onto the stage, transforming the way we design, build, and rehabilitate structures.


Imagine a cabin spanning approximately 700 square meters, entirely crafted from logs to maintain its authentic rustic charm. This cabin tells a story of tradition, history, and natural beauty. We utilize Faro scanning devices, strategically positioning 285 scans, to capture every inch of the cabin.

The result? A model that not only meets but exceeds our client’s expectations. This model involves the design of around 300 Revit families, meticulously recreating every aspect, from the unique log walls to the smallest nook and cranny. Our commitment to authenticity ensures that the cabin’s traditional aesthetic is faithfully preserved.


Elevating Design with LOD400

We used LOD400, an elevated level of detail in the 3D model within Revit. This means you can see the exact profile of each log, allowing for a deep appreciation of the cabin’s architectural essence.

But our mission extends beyond preserving the cabin’s exterior. It’s about reimagining the interior space, enhancing functionality while safeguarding the warmth of its wooden embrace. This isn’t just renovation; it’s a celebration of history and tradition, seamlessly blending modern technology with timeless craftsmanship.


Stay tuned as we dive deeper into the intricate process of blending modern technology with timeless craftsmanship to bring this cabin back to life.







  • On September 4, 2023