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Kevin Bews

By Kevin Bews

SPF Manager

April 1, 2014

Mantenshiotsu Nursing Home, July 2012

Mantenshiotsu Nursing Home, July 2012

Who would have thought that a married couple that previously participated in COFI’s Elderly Care Tour Mission to Canada would be moving into a 2×4 custom home four years down the road… fast forward to 2014… and that is exactly what’s happened. Do you recall an earlier article I wrote (two years ago) on Shinai Social Welfare Corporation’s opening ceremony for Nursing Home Mantenshiotsu? This facility is owned and managed by Mr. & Mrs. Yamada the director and section chief of Shinai Social Welfare Corporation. After participating in our

Mr. & Mrs. Yamada’s Home, March 2014

Mr. & Mrs. Yamada’s Home, March 2014

Canada tour mission in 2010 they decided to build a large two-storey fireproof 2×4 elderly care project (1,300 m²) in Nagahama City, Shiga Prefecture in 2012. Pleased as Punch with their wooden senior’s facility, they also then decided to build their family dream home this year with the 2×4 construction method and the rest is Two-by-Four history!