Dezeen

March 20, 2018

Interior design studio Nicole Hollis has inserted charred black boxes for storing project materials into its new offices in San Francisco. Read more here.

Read More
Austin Chronicle

March 9, 2018

“It’s not about how beer and food pair together,” says Jake Maddux, founder of East Austin’s upcoming restaurant, the Brewer’s Tab...

Read More
The French Laundry Renovation - Wood Awning
Dwell

March 8, 2018

Since its opening in 1994, The French Laundry has been recognized as a beloved mecca for fine French cuisine. Now, the high-end restaurant is giving guests an...

Read More
Dezeen

February 22, 2018

The addition is clad in contemporary-looking fritted glass and rustic charred wood — shou sugi ban — by Delta Millworks. Both materials contrast with the h...

Read More
Wallpaper

February 20, 2018

Thomas Keller’s three-starred Michelin restaurant in Yountville, California has been a foodie staple since its opening in 1994. The French Laundry is known fo...

Read More
Architectural Digest

February 20, 2018

Venerated chef Thomas Keller has gone through five kitchens at his three-Michelin-starred restaurant The French Laundry, but demolition day is always bitterswee...

Read More
Vogue

February 12, 2018

The French Laundry’s new courtyard—the result of a three-year renovation that saw the Yountville, California restaurant completely overhaul its entire inte...

Read More
Architect

February 2, 2018

These wood panels use the Japanese charring method to create a subtle reptilian-like surface suitable for indoor and outdoor applications. Part of Delta Millwor...

Read More
Eater SF

January 31, 2018

The bar’s ambiance is built around custom jungle print wallpaper from the Brooklyn-based designers Flavor Paper. It also features hand-built swings and swing...

Read More
New York Times

January 30, 2018

In the Hudson Valley town of Taghkanic, N.Y., a custom-designed home called the Sleeve House, with three bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms, is on the market...

Read More
Architect's Newspaper

January 8, 2018

AIA New York announced the recipients of their 2018 Design Awards tonight at the Center for Architecture, and the winners were once again varied across proje...

Read More
Star Tribune

December 30, 2017

Delta Millworks supplied all the shou sugi ban for Josh and Trish Hanson’s stark, modernist abode on Little Carnelian Lake, in Stillwater Township. Their 7,30...

Read More
Dezeen

December 19, 2017

The factory is situated in the countryside near Chicago O’Hare International Airport, among many other manufacturing and warehouse buildings. “Agai...

Read More
Chicago Tribune

December 15, 2017

Can a factory be beautiful? Yes, if it’s the Trumpf Smart Factory in northwest suburban Hoffman Estates. Designed by Berlin architects Barkow Leibinger as a...

Read More
Architect's Newspaper

December 11, 2017

These simple, dark buildings are approached via a farm road that winds through the town’s dense thicket of scrub oak. A broad stair links a large south-facing...

Read More
Chicago Tribune

December 3, 2017

Along Interstate 90, out there in the land beyond O’Hare and the Schaumburg Ikea store, you’ll find a robust but refined work of modernism that is part sh...

Read More
Dwell

November 8, 2017

Though its exact origins are unknown, historians believe the method— which involves charring Japanese cedar with fire, brushing it, cooling it, cleaning it, ...

Read More
New England Home

November 15, 2017

An imaginative design plan is carried out with exquisite attention to the details, turning a featureless Boston condominium into a sophisticated stunner. Read m...

Read More
Dwell

November 6, 2017

The shou sugi ban exterior of this home overlooking Lake Michigan was inspired by the architects’ exposure to the technique on a trip to Japan. Austin-ba...

Read More
Architectural Record

October 31, 2017

The buildings that line Interstate 90 in Illinois are typically undistinguished, banal, light-industrial boxes and chain motor inns. The Trumpf Smart Factory, j...

Read More
Dezeen

October 24, 2017

Designed and built by Actual/Office Architects, this vacation home in upstate New York consists of two nested volumes wrapped in angled screens made of bl...

Read More
Inhabitat

October 10, 2017

This stunning timber home embraces the Midwestern landscape with its design and use of local, reclaimed materials. Designed by Desai Chia Architects in collab...

Read More
Wallpaper

September 22, 2017

It’s hard to believe that, given the waves of well-heeled visitors that break upon its endless horizon of vineyards, Napa Valley has not had a new luxury reso...

Read More
Dwell

September 20, 2017

This truly unique, hyper-contemporary, 3-BR/2.5-BA, 2,500 sf, all-season weekend home, is located in Taghkanic & sited on nearly 15 acres of open, rolling m...

Read More
New York Times

September 19, 2017

An ancient Japanese technique protects cedar by charring it a witchy charcoal. Its having a renaissance in the West. Read more here.

Read More
Dwell

September 13, 2017

Can chopping down trees to build a house be an act of preservation? Mike and Barb Collins cleared about a hundred trees from the Leelanau County, Michigan, lot ...

Read More
Remodelista

August 20, 2017

Repeat after us: shou sugi ban. Devised as a way to make wood less susceptible to fire and to keep away insects and rot, this longstanding Japanese method inv...

Read More
Delta

April 11, 2017

KEBONY AND DELTA MILLWORKS LAUNCH CHARRED TIMBER CLADDING April 11, 2017 Technologically enhanced wood manufacturer Kebony® today announced it is now partneri...

Read More
Interior Design: Homes

April 6, 2017

“One if by land, two if by sea,” is how architect Aaron Schiller describes the experience of arriving at this house, on a sloped site with dramatic views o...

Read More
Wall Street Journal

January 17, 2017

“FOUR YEARS AGO we started out with the idea that we were only going to remodel the wine cellar,” says a smiling Thomas Keller, standing outside th...

Read More
Architizer

December 6, 2016

Delta’s charred shou sugi ban siding looks absolutely stunning on house exteriors. It’s offered in three species and multiple styles: Noroshi (Half Gator);...

Read More
5280 Magazine

October 1, 2016

Hunting for this year’s top restaurants revealed one thing: Denver’s dining scene has never been more diverse, dynamic, or delicious. No matter what you’r...

Read More
Dwell

July 21, 2016

Scott MacFiggen and Regina Bustamante, tech industry veterans from Silicon Valley, called on architect Christi Azevedo to rebrand a fusty house in San Francisco...

Read More
Woodworking Network

July 7, 2016

Delta Millworks says it has begun finishing and charring the specialty treated Accoya wood, following requests to adapt shou-sugi-ban wood finishing to modern a...

Read More
Core 77

February 9, 2016

Pre-burning the surface like this actually makes the wood more resistant to fire, a serious concern in 1700s Japan (when the technique was commonly used), as a...

Read More
Dwell

February 1, 2016

Native New Yorkers, the Merola family have long held a tradition of spending summers in Rhode Island. When they learned the costs of renovating their existing c...

Read More
Tribeza

October 1, 2015

Like many newcomers, my first evening in Austin culminated with a late night performance at the Continental Club. I don’t remember who played, but I remember...

Read More
Austin Materials Marketplace

July 31, 2015

Students from Eastside Memorial High School Develop New Business Model to Deal with Wood By-products Over the last four weeks, the Austin Materials Marketplace ...

Read More
Remodelista

July 27, 2015

Playing with Fire: Shou Sugi Ban Torched Lumber in Bright Colors Now surfacing: shou sugi ban–Japanese-style charred wood–in eye-opening shades. Torched fi...

Read More
Tribeza

January 1, 2015

Delta Millworks: Let it Burn- A young visionary took over his family business and started a new movement in the design world.

Read More
Tribeza

October 1, 2014

Fun House: A stunning confluence of rustic farmhouse and modern flourishes create a stage that welcomes serious play, easy entertaining and usual messiness of ...

Read More
Tribeza

October 1, 2011

The Balcones House: Meet Elizabeth Alford and Michael Young Husband-wife design team, two-thirds of the acclaimed local architecture and design studio Pollen, ...

Read More