Would love to do this for our privacy fence - with wood going horizontally// Dating back to the the shou-sugi-ban process can vary, but typically involves applying fire to the wood’s surface, cooling it, brushing away excess soot.
The facade of the Kunsthaus Art House Extension in Switzerland was braided with raw steel stripes by Ssm Architekten Ag, who allowed the oxidation process of the steel to slowly set in. Photograph via Arch Daily.
Wood Siding window fixture uses the traditional Japanese technique of burned wood, a natural way to preserve timber and ( make it fire resistant. This means no further chemicals are requires and creates a warm yet metallic finish