What is a difference between Siding and Painting?

This is frequently asked question. Recent survey among newly built houses shows 60% is Siding, whilst 70% is painting among re-form.

Briefing difference are

Painting is

to paint or spray then to protect the surface of exterior wall. The process is, “wash and repair, rough coat, floating coat, then finishing coat”.

Various choices in design and color, almost none of weight load. The onetime cost is relatively low in compared with Siding, it would be however more expensive than siding, because high frequency is required.

Ref the attached Wall

Siding is

the board to be stuck on exterior wall, simply means “putting a panel on a wall”
This panel contains various design, high durability and fire-proof. This is materialized in cement, ceramic and metal and so on. The process is, “wash and repair, fix ground metal stopper, the put panels on it.


Please select either of those accordingly

Now you see the difference between Painting and Siding, which have both merit and demerit, you can pick either of those two, according to your purpose. Nihon Wall Construction is ready to find your solution, you are most welcome.


The countermeasures against earthquake with bound furniture and closet

The aftermath of the 2011 Tohoku earthquake, as well as subsequent earth quakes and rising fear for the one directly above epicenter around the capital, almost all of house owners are supposed to prepare the countermeasures against it.

30% of the damage of an earthquake is caused by a fall over of the furniture, nevertheless, some of home owners have not taken any action yet.
Why don`t you rethink about it?

Let`s be aware how awful a fall of furniture would be.

Tokyo Fire Agency presents “furniture and household applaince fall risk in countermeasure enlightening video”, which is well selfexplanatory reports.
Then next step is specific action plan

東京消防庁 家具・家電転倒防止対策ページ


Suggest you ask somone to support for things you can not do by yourself.

Each autonomy (local government) is one of them who helps you for a countermeasure of the risk with vulanteers, then take next step.

It would be the best if there is no furniture to fall


Recent houses are often designed not to need a furniture with a fall risk by setting a closet.
Even at existing houses, re-form is planned for an earthquake countermeasure by making furniture bound from standalone, creating a closet space by cutting a part of a room to where put all small furniture into.

Enquiry for a countermeasure against earth quake

A countermeasure plan such as binding furniture, making closet space, please feel free to contact us on below phone number or enquiry e-mail.

Phone : 042-799-3003