Some features of the Japanese garden are the temple bell, the canyons with spring-flowering trees, stone lanterns and pagodas. The Japanese house exhibits elements of traditional Japanese life. @ Huntington Gardens, San Marino, CA.
Modern Hillside House Rules the Hills in Berkeley, CA
Bathroom Trend: A Tub Inside The Shower. Glass-enclosed 'wet room' for bathing and showering. This configuration has an airy spa-like feel and look, and takes up less space than designing separate tub and showering area love the wood and Windows
Look ma, no handrails: a house designed for danger
Japanese studio UID Architects: used cedar to clad the exterior walls, then lined the interior with plywood panels. Hmm, thinking about the continuity between office, courtyard and kitchen - something?