Japan's clay walls: a glimpse into their tradition of plastering

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Peace St. Pub.,
Pub. Date:
[2009]
Edition:
2nd ed.
Language:
English
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Earthen walls have always been a part of Japanese culture. Due to habits of aesthetic interpretation, few people realize that all of Japan's castles, temples and tea houses are maintained using their traditional methods. Clay, sand, straw and other natural fibers, seaweed, wood and bamboo. These natural materials are used to make the Japanese earthen wall. Along with a wide variety of makes and models of trowels, extensive time-tested techniques are used to create beautifully appealing atmospheres out of earth. These can be incorporated into todays world-wide green and natural building movement to create a better balance between ourselves and our living environment.
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9781442145368
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subject_facet Building materials -- Environmental aspects, Building, Clay -- Japan, Do it yourself, Earth construction -- Japan, HOUSE & HOME, Natural products, Plaster craft -- Japan, Plastering -- Equipment and supplies, Vernacular architecture -- Japan, Walls -- Japan -- Design and construction
title_display Japan's clay walls a glimpse into their tradition of plastering
title_full Japan's clay walls a glimpse into their tradition of plastering / by Emily Reynolds
title_short Japan's clay walls
title_sub a glimpse into their tradition of plastering
topic_facet Building materials, Building, Clay, Design and construction, Earth construction, Environmental aspects, Equipment and supplies, HOUSE & HOME, Natural products, Plaster craft, Plastering, Vernacular architecture, Walls