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Hinoki Bark Roof Restoration 10:00 am
Hinoki Bark Roof Restoration @ Shofuso Japanese House and Garden
Oct 11 @ 10:00 am – Oct 22 @ 5:00 pm
Hinoki Bark Roof Restoration @ Shofuso Japanese House and Garden | Philadelphia | Pennsylvania | United States
Get a first-hand look at Japanese architecture as we restore Shofuso’s roof. Our roof is made of hinoki, a Japanese cypress, and is the only one of its kind in the United States. The care and upkeep of a hinoki bark roof demands precision and knowledge of traditional roofing techniques. Only 100 people know how to work with the materials, and all are based in Japan. This October, Tanigami Roofing Co. LLC, a Japanese roof restoration company, will come to Shofuso and restore part of the roof, preserving it for Continue reading →
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