Have you seen the Japanese design? You must be easy to differentiate the japan type of housing. The japan type of housing is very traditional. The designed is made by the wood. Mostly the building shaped like the stage and the straw roof. As we all know that the japan house is use the sliding door or called fusuma. The real japan type of housing have no use the furniture, they just use the pillow as the sitting idler. But since 19th century, the japan design already has the touch of western, modern and post-modern design. The japan type of housing is mostly not too high building. Some sources mentioned that the japan style is influenced by the dynasty Han from china and another Asian culture.
The characteristics of the japan type of housing are wood construction, symmetric shape, plants, simple characters, park, and have chosen color. The colors use or japan type of housing is more polite and lacquers. Most of the japan type of housing is minimalist while do not need more space, so it is more space saving. Almost all the japan type of housing is use the wood construction that has been process very smooth and simple. The shape of the building is also symmetric. In front of the building will have the park around with the plant architecture? So the sense of natural will be feels in this type of housing. The aesthetics of japan type of housing is simple, straight and calm.
In the interior, the japan type of housing mostly combines several rooms into one. The wall that usually used in the japan type of housing is the shoji screen that can be slide to unite the rooms. But then if we close it, then it will be the private room. Bamboo also uses in japan type of housing, besides wood. That aims for the decorative and functional. The wood is used for the home frame. But the wood will be give the warmth and irregularities.