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We bring reclaimed and reconstructed Japanese folk houses, cottages, studios, and traditional materials to
North America and beyond

We would love to talk to you about the many wonderful ways to incorporate kominka and traditional Japanese materials and furnishings into your life.

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There are so many ways to enjoy these extraordinary structures and beautiful old materials

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Houses, Cottages & Studios

  • Houses built using kominka frames are generally 2,000 sq ft or less

  • Cottages/ADUs are 800 sq. ft. or less

  • Beautiful Japanese reclaimed kominka timber frames arrive ready to be assembled by skilled carpenters

  • Beams, posts, and joinery are from the original kominka  

  • Can be ordered with reclaimed ceramic roof tiles, shoji screen windows, and other materials and furnishings from the original kominka

  • Planning permission is required 

  • Are built to meet or exceed U.S. energy requirements



Traditional Materials & Furnishings

  • Incorporate old beams, posts, ceramic roof tiles,  and other materials in modern structures

  • Add interest with reclaimed ranma, shoji screens, tansu, and other furnishings

  • Use reclaimed metal, stone, and ceramic materials to create beautiful accents inside and outside the structure

Soon to be completed! A Kominka Retreat Center in Wallowa County, Oregon

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