Название: 21st Century Houses Riba Award-Winning Homes Автор: Dominic Bradbury Издательство: RIBA Publishing ISBN: 1003325864 Год: 2022 Формат: PDF Страниц: 336 Размер: 189,3 МБ Язык: Английский
Many people dream of commissioning an architect to design their perfect home. It is a commitment that takes time and money, but having a bespoke space built around your specific needs, interests and desires can be life-changing. So, what makes an award-winning, 21st-century house? The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has been championing outstanding work for over 180 years, and the internationally recognised RIBA awards celebrate the very best in British architecture.
Название: Good House Better Home: Affordable Home Improvement Design Ideas Автор: Hal Braswell Издательство: NYH Publications Год: 2022 Формат: PDF Размер: 22 Мб Язык: английский / English
Good House Better Home is the family-centric approach to turning a house into a home. A fundamental question must be asked and answered: Should you stay or go? If you go, you are given features to look for in your next home. If you stay, Good House Better Home guides you through room-by-room improvements and managing your household for a more ejoyable life.
Название: Veranda At Home in the South: Interior Design Reimagined Автор: Stephanie Hunt Издательство: Hearst Home Год: 2022 Формат: EPUB Размер: 71 Мб Язык: английский / English
A luxurious collection of 27 contemporary Southern homes that explores the range of style of the region—from classic and genteel to contemporary and edgy. On this exclusive Veranda house tour, you’re invited to step inside spectacular Southern homes created by a diverse group of innovative designers and architects that share one important credo: an abiding love of beauty. The region holds its own as a design mecca, with swoon-worthy style along every coast and in every geographic nook and cranny. You’ll tour a wooded cabin in Tennessee, an old farmhouse in Georgia, a serene Low Country island retreat, and exquisite historic homes in Palm Beach and Charleston, and more.
Название: Remodelista: The Low-Impact Home: A Sourcebook for Stylish, Eco-Conscious Living Автор: Margot Guralnick, Fan Winston Издательство: Artisan Год: 2022 Формат: EPUB Размер: 102 Мб Язык: английский / English
Concerned about the state of the planet and wanting to do your part? Written with urgency, Remodelista: The Low-Impact Home gives clear guidance and inspiration for creating a home that’s both sustainable and stylish. The book features room-by-room tips for reducing your environmental footprint, as well as tours of artful living quarters belonging to people who interpret low-impact living in a myriad of ways, from a remodeled apartment inspired by the Slow Food movement to a tree-house cabin to a multigenerational courtyard compound. Every page offers information that you can act on right away—including best practices for choosing household essentials, from lightbulbs to sofas; guidelines for a low-impact, energy-efficient remodel; and how to recycle or donate your castoffs so they don’t end up in the landfill. Like all Remodelista books, this manual is both a visual delight and an invaluable resource.
Название: Foresight and Design: Composing Future Places Автор: Mark C. Childs Издательство: Routledge ISBN: 1032148187 Год: 2022 Формат: True PDF Страниц: 235 Размер: 49,4 МБ Язык: Английский
Every plan, pro-forma, design, building contract, and construction schedule is a proposal about future places. To help improve such proposals, Foresight and Design: Composing Future Places presents conceptual tools to inform design and outline the need for designers to rigorously think about potential futures.
Название: A House in the Sun: Modern Architecture and Solar Energy in the Cold War Автор: Daniel A. Barber Издательство: Oxford University Press Год: 2016 Формат: PDF Страниц: 352 Размер: 109,2 МБ Язык: Английский
A House in the Sun describes a number of experiments in solar house heating in American architectural, engineering, political, economic, and corporate contexts from the beginning of World War II until the late 1950s. Houses were built across the Midwest, Northeast, and Southwestern United States, and also proposed for sites in India, South Africa, and Morocco
Название: Ecohouse: A Design Guide, 3rd Edition Автор: Sue Roaf Издательство: Architectural Press Год: 2007 Формат: PDF Размер: 69 Мб Язык: английский / English
Now in its 3rd edition, the bestselling Ecohouse continues to be both a technical guide and an inspiration for thousands of architects, designers and eco-builders all over the world. As the need to slow climate change becomes increasingly urgent, growing numbers of people are looking to dramatically reduce the carbon footprint of their buildings by using more ecologically sound techniques. Ecohouse provides design information about the latest low-impact materials and technologies, showcasing the newest and best 'green' solutions with international case studies demonstrating sustainable design in action around the world. This edition has been expanded to include advice on powering Ecohouses using renewable energy - including wind, micro hydro and heat pumps - and an introduction to low impact building materials such as lime, earth and hemp. New case studies from across the globe have been added to inspire readers with real life examples of how to make an Ecohouse work.
Название: Time-Saver Standards for Interior Design and Space Planning, 2nd Edition Автор: Joseph DeChiara Издательство: McGraw-Hill Professional Год: 2001 Формат: PDF Размер: 82 Мб Язык: английский / English
Interior designers, architects, and other design professionals can still turn to the field’s beloved "Silver Bible" for a wealth of information related to the design and planning of residential and commercial interiors. But now, Time-Saver Standards for Interior Design and Space Planning, Second Edition goes even further to truly make the classic interior design reference the standard in its field. From standard furniture dimensions to architectural woodwork details, you’ll find a vast array of time-saving data and details. Editors Joseph DeChiara, Julius Panero, and Martin Zelnik have brought together contributions from well-known architectural and interior design firms to give you details derived from actual designs and working drawings, showing various solutions for typical design problems encountered in interior architecture.
Название: Красивый дом. Миллион решений для вашего интерьера Автор: Метальникова М. В., Стеценко А. Ю., Богданова С. С. Издательство: Эксмо Год: 2011 Формат: PDF Размер: 76 MB Язык: русский
Если вы намерены сами спланировать и обустроить дом или квартиру, если вы хотите больше знать о самых современных материалах и тенденциях в оформлении пространств, - эта книга для вас. Она познакомит вас с базовыми понятиями и основами интерьерного дизайна, а также законами колористики, основных оформительских стилей и декора. Книга будет необычайно полезна всем практикам, так как предлагает более тысячи различных готовых вариантов для решения жилого интерьера.
Название: The Art of Living with White: A Year of Inspiration Автор: Chrissie Rucker Издательство: Harper Design Год: 2022 Формат: EPUB Размер: 27 Мб Язык: английский / English
In this sequel to bestselling For the Love of White, Chrissie Rucker, founder of The White Company, teaches you how to harness the power of white and neutral colors to create a truly welcoming home, and provides specific tips and ideas for stylish living and celebrations to enrich each season of the year. In her much-anticipated second book, The Art of Living with White, Chrissie Rucker, Founder of The White Company, explores 10 inspirational homes that illustrate beautifully different ways to use white and neutrals through the seasons. The homes vary in size, style and location—from a minimalist city pied-à-terre to a New England-style country house—but what unites them all is the welcoming, stylish and calm feel that their owners have each created.