Charred wood

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Project • By Nakamoto ForestryOffices

The Jackson

The Jackson is a wonderfully designed mixed-use building in North Park, designed by Stephen Dalton Architects and Micklish Studio. The project integrates the restoration of two 90 year old Spanish Casitas alongside a new modern design including two levels of commercial space and thirty one residences.   https://nakamotoforestry.com/portfolio/the-jackson-san-diego-ca-gendai//   Product: Gendai 1×6 select grade shiplapPrefinish: BLACKApplication: Mixed Use – ExteriorSF: 5800SFDesigner: SD Architects, Micklish StudioBuilder: Bothwell Co. Property ManagementDate: March 2019 Location: San Diego, CA Photos by Brian Doll     More

Product • By Nakamoto ForestryPika-Pika with Linseed Oil WHITE (Shou Sugi Ban)

Pika-Pika with Linseed Oil WHITE (Shou Sugi Ban)

Pika-Pika with Linseed Oil WHITE (Shou Sugi Ban) This product comes with a factory oil finish and is delivered ready to install. Oil finishes are applied to achieve the desired color, offer better color longevity over time, and to bond in surface soot. Refinishing every 2~15 years will slow down the aging process and allow the siding to retain the specified color longer. However, this is a maintenance-optional product due to heat treatment. Touchup oil for end cuts, notches, and rips is included with each wood order shipment.   https://nakamotoforestry.com/product-finishes/pika-pika-white/   Select Grade 1x6x12 shiplap 1x4x12 square edge 1x6x12 square edge1x8x12 square edge    Joko Premium Clea... More

Product • By Nakamoto ForestryPika-Pika with Linseed Oil LIGHT GRAY (Shou Sugi Ban)

Pika-Pika with Linseed Oil LIGHT GRAY (Shou Sugi Ban)

Pika-Pika with Linseed Oil LIGHT GRAY (Shou Sugi Ban) This product comes with a factory oil finish and is delivered ready to install. Oil finishes are applied to achieve the desired color, offer better color longevity over time, and to bond in surface soot. Refinishing every 2~15 years will slow down the aging process and allow the siding to retain the specified color longer. However, this is a maintenance-optional product due to heat treatment. Touchup oil for end cuts, notches, and rips is included with each wood order shipment.   https://nakamotoforestry.com/product-finishes/pika-pika-light-gray/   Select Grade 1x6x12 shiplap1x6x12 square edge1x8x12 square edge   Joko Premium Clear Grade1x6x12 shiplap More

Product • By Nakamoto ForestryGendai with Linseed Oil LIGHT GRAY (Shou Sugi Ban)

Gendai with Linseed Oil LIGHT GRAY (Shou Sugi Ban)

Gendai with Linseed Oil LIGHT GRAY (Shou Sugi Ban) This product comes with a factory oil finish and is delivered ready to install. Oil finishes are applied to achieve the desired color, offer better color longevity over time, and to bond in surface soot. Refinishing every 2~15 years will slow down the aging process and allow the siding to retain the specified color longer. However, this is a maintenance-optional product due to heat treatment. Touchup oil for end cuts, notches, and rips is included with each wood order shipment.   https://nakamotoforestry.com/product-finishes/gendai-light-gray/   Select Grade 1x6x12 shiplap1×612 square edge 1x8x12 square edge   Joko Premium Clear Grade1x6x12 shiplap ... More

Product • By Nakamoto ForestryPika-Pika with Linseed Oil AMBER (Shou Sugi Ban)

Pika-Pika with Linseed Oil AMBER (Shou Sugi Ban)

Pika-Pika with Linseed Oil AMBER (Shou Sugi Ban) This product comes with a factory oil finish and is delivered ready to install. Oil finishes are applied to achieve the desired color, offer better color longevity over time, and to bond in surface soot. Refinishing every 2~15 years will slow down the aging process and allow the siding to retain the specified color longer. However, this is a maintenance-optional product due to heat treatment. Touchup oil for end cuts, notches, and rips is included with each wood order shipment.   https://nakamotoforestry.com/product-finishes/pika-pika-amber/   Select Grade 1x6x12 shiplap1x6x12 square edge1x8x12 square edge    Joko Premium Clear Grade1x6x12 shiplap   More

Product • By Nakamoto ForestryPika-Pika with Linseed Oil NATURAL (Shou Sugi Ban)

Pika-Pika with Linseed Oil NATURAL (Shou Sugi Ban)

Pika-Pika with Linseed Oil NATURAL (Shou Sugi Ban) This product comes with a factory oil finish and is delivered ready to install. Oil finishes are applied to achieve the desired color, offer better color longevity over time, and to bond in surface soot. Refinishing every 2~15 years will slow down the aging process and allow the siding to retain the specified color longer. However, this is a maintenance-optional product due to heat treatment. Touchup oil for end cuts, notches, and rips is included with each wood order shipment.   https://nakamotoforestry.com/product-finishes/pika-pika-natural/   Select Grade 1x6x12 shiplap1x6x12 square edge1x8x12 square edge    Joko Premium Clear Grade1x6x12 shiplap   More

Product • By Nakamoto ForestryPika-Pika with Linseed Oil RUSTIC BROWN (Shou Sugi Ban)

Pika-Pika with Linseed Oil RUSTIC BROWN (Shou Sugi Ban)

Pika-Pika with Linseed Oil RUSTIC BROWN (Shou Sugi Ban) This product comes with a factory oil finish and is delivered ready to install. Oil finishes are applied to achieve the desired color, offer better color longevity over time, and to bond in surface soot. Refinishing every 2~15 years will slow down the aging process and allow the siding to retain the specified color longer. However, this is a maintenance-optional product due to heat treatment. Touchup oil for end cuts, notches, and rips is included with each wood order shipment.   https://nakamotoforestry.com/product-finishes/pika-pika-rustic-brown/   Select Grade 1x6x12 shiplap1x6x12 square edge1x8x12 square edge  Joko Premium Clear Grade1x6x12 shiplap ... More

Product • By Nakamoto ForestryGendai UNOILED

Gendai UNOILED

Gendai UNOILED (Shou Sugi Ban) This product is designed to be installed and enjoyed for a lifetime without an oil finish and is delivered ready to install.  Historically, unoiled Gendai is the most common yakisugi in vernacular Japanese construction.  We include touchup oil to match color on end cuts, notches, and rips.   https://nakamotoforestry.com/product-finishes/gendai-without-prefinish/   Select Grade  1x6x12 shiplap1x6x12 square edge 1x8x12 square edge   Joko Premium Clear Grade1x6x12 shiplap   More

Project • By Nakamoto ForestryHousing

Fairfax House

The Fairfax House is an opulent blend of exotic materials and stacked fusion design.  An engawa encourages the living area to outside, and consistent finishes blend indoor with outdoor spaces.   Product: Suyaki 1×6 select grade shiplapPrefinish: BLACKApplication: Residential – Interior & ExteriorSF: 3000SFDesigner: Laura MansDate: April 2019Location: Fairfax, CA More

Project • By Nakamoto ForestryHousing

Hilltop House

The project was a highly designed energy efficient residential new build in Colchester, Vermont by Red HouseBuilding and architect Elizabeth Herrmann using our Shou Sugi Ban – Gendai that was oiled with a Solar Shield Light Gray prefinish.   From EH Architect:“Nestled into a steep Vermont hillside, this home was carefully designed and positioned to efficiently and thoughtfully take advantage of the challenging terrain and stunning mountain views.  The house is characterized by a series of connected wedge-shaped volumes.  Roof lines lift toward views and sunlight and provide airy, varied-height spaces within.   Designed to make single-floor living possible, the home has all major living spaces including a be... More

Product • By Nakamoto ForestryGendai with Linseed Oil AMBER (Shou Sugi Ban)

Gendai with Linseed Oil AMBER (Shou Sugi Ban)

Gendai with Linseed Oil Prefinish AMBER (Shou Sugi Ban) This product comes with a factory oil finish and is delivered ready to install. Oil finishes are applied to achieve the desired color, offer better color longevity over time, and to bond in surface soot. Refinishing every 2~15 years will slow down the aging process and allow the siding to retain the specified color longer. However, this is a maintenance-optional product due to heat treatment. Touchup oil for end cuts, notches, and rips is included with each wood order shipment.   https://nakamotoforestry.com/product-finishes/gendai-amber/   Select Grade 1x6x12 shiplap1x6x12 square edge1x8x12 square edge    Joko Premium Clear Grade 1x6x12 shiplap   More

Product • By Nakamoto ForestryGendai with Linseed Oil RUSTIC BROWN (Shou Sugi Ban)

Gendai with Linseed Oil RUSTIC BROWN (Shou Sugi Ban)

Gendai with Linseed Oil RUSTIC BROWN (Shou Sugi Ban) This product comes with a factory oil finish and is delivered ready to install. Oil finishes are applied to achieve the desired color, offer better color longevity over time, and to bond in surface soot. Refinishing every 2~15 years will slow down the aging process and allow the siding to retain the specified color longer. However, this is a maintenance-optional product due to heat treatment. Touchup oil for end cuts, notches, and rips is included with each wood order shipment.   https://nakamotoforestry.com/product-finishes/gendai-rustic-brown/   Available in Select Grade:1x6x12 shiplap1x6x12 square edge1x8x12 square edgeAvailable in Joko Premium Clear Grade:1x6x12 shiplap... More

Product • By Nakamoto ForestryPika-Pika with Linseed Oil DARK GRAY (Shou Sugi Ban)

Pika-Pika with Linseed Oil DARK GRAY (Shou Sugi Ban)

Pika-Pika with Linseed Oil DARK GRAY (Shou Sugi Ban) This product comes with a factory oil finish and is delivered ready to install. Oil finishes are applied to achieve the desired color, offer better color longevity over time, and to bond in surface soot. Refinishing every 2~15 years will slow down the aging process and allow the siding to retain the specified color longer. However, this is a maintenance-optional product due to heat treatment. Touchup oil for end cuts, notches, and rips is included with each wood order shipment.   https://nakamotoforestry.com/product-finishes/pika-pika-dark-gray/   Available in Select Grade: 1x6x12 shiplap 1x6x12 square edge1x8x12 square edge  Joko Premium Clear Grade1x6... More

Product • By Nakamoto ForestryPika-Pika with Linseed Oil BLACK (Shou Sugi Ban)

Pika-Pika with Linseed Oil BLACK (Shou Sugi Ban)

Pika-Pika with Linseed Oil BLACK (Shou Sugi Ban) This product comes with a factory oil finish and is delivered ready to install. Oil finishes are applied to achieve the desired color, offer better color longevity over time, and to bond in surface soot. Refinishing every 2~15 years will slow down the aging process and allow the siding to retain the specified color longer. However, this is a maintenance-optional product due to heat treatment. Touchup oil for end cuts, notches, and rips is included with each wood order shipment.   https://nakamotoforestry.com/product-finishes/pika-pika-black/   Available in Select Grade:1x6x12 shiplap1x6x12 square edge 1x8x12 square edge   Available in Joko Premium Clear Grade:1x6x12... More

Product • By Nakamoto ForestryGendai with Linseed Oil DARK GRAY (Shou Sugi Ban)

Gendai with Linseed Oil DARK GRAY (Shou Sugi Ban)

Gendai with Linseed Oil DARK GRAY (Shou Sugi Ban) This product comes with a factory oil finish and is delivered ready to install. Oil finishes are applied to achieve the desired color, offer better color longevity over time, and to bond in surface soot. Refinishing every 2~15 years will slow down the aging process and allow the siding to retain the specified color longer. However, this is a maintenance-optional product due to heat treatment. Touchup oil for end cuts, notches, and rips is included with each wood order shipment.   https://nakamotoforestry.com/product-finishes/gendai-dark-gray/   Available in Select Grade: 1x6x12 shiplap1x6x12 square edge1x8x12 square edge   Available in Joko Premium Clear Grade:1x6x... More