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construction portfolio of yakisugi


Yakisugi 焼杉 is a traditional Japanese method of wood preservation by slightly charring the surface of the wood to increase durability

Mission Statement

“At Japan Yakisugi, our mission is to passionately honor and perpetuate the art of Japanese charred cedar wood, known as Yakisugi. Through meticulous craftsmanship and unwavering dedication, we transform cedar into enduring works of art that seamlessly blend tradition with contemporary living. Our commitment extends beyond creating remarkable products; we aspire to cultivate a deeper connection between people and nature, fostering environments of tranquility, beauty, and sustainability.


We are dedicated to not only producing exceptional Yakisugi creations but also educating and inspiring others about the heritage, technique, and significance of this ancient craft.

By sharing the story of Yakisugi, we aim to ignite a sense of appreciation for Japanese cultural traditions and sustainable practices.”


Core Values

  • Craftsmanship Excellence: We hold ourselves to the highest standards of craftsmanship, meticulously handcrafting each piece of Yakisugi to ensure its unique beauty and lasting quality.

  • Cultural Respect: We cherish the rich cultural heritage of Yakisugi, paying homage to its origins while embracing its relevance in modern design and architecture.

  • Sustainable Legacy: Our dedication to sustainability drives us to responsibly source materials, minimize waste, and employ eco-friendly practices that preserve both the environment and the craft for future generations.

  • Innovation and Tradition: We marry innovation with tradition, continuously seeking new ways to elevate the art of Yakisugi while remaining rooted in its time-tested techniques

  • Customer-Centric Focus: Our customers’ aspirations inspire us. We listen attentively, collaborate closely, and tailor our creations to fulfill their unique visions, ensuring their satisfaction and trust.

  • Collaborative Community: We foster a collaborative spirit within our team and with partners. This synergy fuels our creativity and enables us to deliver exceptional results.

  • Aesthetic Enrichment: We believe in the power of beauty to enhance lives. Our Yakisugi creations enrich spaces, evoke emotions, and contribute to the aesthetic enrichment of the world around us.

  • Continuous Learning: We embrace a culture of constant learning and improvement. We value each opportunity as a chance to refine our skills, broaden our knowledge, and evolve as artisans.

  • Transparency and Integrity: We uphold the principles of transparency and integrity in all our interactions. Our commitment to honesty and ethical practices is the foundation of our relationships with customers, partners, and communities.

  • Global Cultural Exchange: We view Yakisugi as a bridge between cultures. We actively engage in global cultural exchange, celebrating the crossroads where Japan’s heritage meets the world’s design and architecture.

  • Empowerment and Growth: We invest in our team’s growth, fostering an environment where each member is empowered to contribute their unique strengths, ideas, and perspectives.

  • Holistic Well-being: We recognize the influence of our creations on well-being. Our Yakisugi products not only enhance physical spaces but also nurture emotional well-being, offering a retreat from the hustle of modern life.

traditional Japanese-style house
traditional Japanese-style house
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