Braced Frames

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Sep 15, 2012 09:59
These photos are of Japanese "Sujikai" : braced frames.
Since my old house was about 83-year-old, it wan't braced the walls.
The walls were made by bamboos, straws, and mud, so some of them were crumbled by the huge earthquake last year.
The carpenters are bracing the walls to make them strong.