welcome to UPSTATE Dwellings

Homes designed for living and built for a lifetime. UPSTATE Dwellings is your independent Lindal Cedar Homes dealer for the Albany, Saratoga and southern Adirondack regions of New York state. We specialize in creating distinctive homes, designed for the way you live and constructed with high quality, sustainable materials which will last a lifetime.

The preeminent prefab. Lindal provides superior quality, predictability, efficiency, flexibility and affordability by combining the best practices of prefabrication and site-built construction. As a testament to our commitment to quality, every Lindal home comes with a Lifetime Structural Warranty.

From contemporary to chalet and tiny to traditional, we have a design to suit your needs and style. Modify a standard plan or create your own custom design. View all of our home design plan books (including floor plans) online at www.lindal.com/ebooks. Our searchable photo gallery can be viewed online at www.lindal.com/image-search


learn About Us

UPSTATE Dwellings is informed by over 15 years of experience in the architecture and construction field. As an architect by training and a builder at heart, Owner Charles F. Peters, RA is committed to creating aesthetically pleasing and functional homes that are built to superior standards.

Building a home can be a daunting task; let us help you take the guesswork and confusion out of the process. We are prepared to provide you with unbiased advice throughout the entire process, from site selection through construction. Our goal is to ensure a successful experience through the entire process and beyond.

Listed below are our typical services:

  • Building site visit and evaluation
  • Site planning services, including zoning and geographic analysis
  • Budget evaluation and development, including detailed cost estimates
  • Custom architectural design services and engineering
  • Optional green design consultation
  • Optional 3-D renderings
  • Guidance in the selection of Lindal options and locally provided finishes and materials
  • Permit drawings 
  • Building permit assistance
  • Energy calculations
  • Facilitation of the builder selection process
  • Coordination of building systems (lighting, power, hvac and plumbing)
  • Local support during construction
  • Lindal’s Lifetime Structural Warranty
  • Referral bonuses

Lindal is the world leader in prefabricated homes, with over 50,000 homes produced in the United States and around the World since 1945. Contact us today to learn why.



our Upcoming Events

From monthly webinars to home shows, seminars and open houses, we are here to serve and educate our clients so they can feel confident and informed through every stage of home design and construction.

OM Studio Webinar: Client-Focused Design Services

  • Location:
  • Date:
    Sunday, January 27, 2019
  • Time:
    12:00 pm

    Times are in Pacific Time unless otherwise stated.

OM Studio for Lindal Cedar Homes - HestiaOM Studio Webinar

Partnering to provide a more collaborative architectural home design experience

Aris George, principal of OM Studio, taught aspiring architects at the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture for nearly 30 years. An advocate of the benefits of system-based design, he led the school’s collaboration with Lindal in the creation of the Architects Collaborative and Imagine Series, and has worked with the Lindal design team since 2013. His stunning designs are featured in the Lindal Modern plan book. Today OM Studio also partners with Lindal and our local dealers to create custom Lindal designs by working directly with selected clients. Aris brings his passion for Wright’s principles and for the Lindal Elements system to life with a masterful use of 3D graphics throughout the design process. Join him for an inspiring presentation and learn how he can help you design your dream home.


February Webinar: The Lindal Imagine Series

  • Location:
  • Date:
    Sunday, February 10, 2019
  • Time:
    12:00 pm

    Times are in Pacific Time unless otherwise stated.

THE LINDAL IMAGINE SERIES WEBINAR: Frank Lloyd Wright-Inspired Home Designs for Modern Living

An introduction to seven new home designs. All the homes are inspired by the Usonian houses of architect Frank Lloyd Wright. Join our webinar to preview these beautiful homes. During the presentation, we discuss the architectural features they share with the original designs. In addition, you’ll learn how to build one on your property! Presented by Frank Lloyd Wright School of architecture graduate and former faculty member Aris Georges. Georges designed several of the new Imagine Series homes. Following the webinar, join us for a live Q&A.

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