You can follow the construction process of this house here (links Part1 ~ Part6 on the right). It’s explained in Japanese, of course, but there are many images that show how wood-frame construction is done in Japan.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

via PlanPlan
 
Who: Tatsuro Yamashita / PlanPlan
What: Single family residence
Where: Tsuzuki-ku, Yokohama
When: April 2005
How: Three-story wood frame construction
Site Area: 1,862 square feet (173㎡)
Construction Area: 657 square feet (61㎡)
Total Floor Area: 1,130 square feet (105㎡)
Construction Cost: approx. US $255,000.00