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The Log Home Book: Design, Past and Present
The Log Home Book
Design, Past and Present
Paperback      ISBN: 0879056711
New times and new techniques are continuing to grab hold of the log-home industry. The updates are incredible. The list of resources grows. And as architects and builders continue to revolutionize their designs, the style continues to gain momentum. Enter The Log Home Book. This vital resource showcases hundreds of innovations, from the blending of building materials to options for finishing, detailing, and decorating today's log homes. With bright, detailed pictures, this book is an inspiration to architects, builders, interior designers, and buyers.
Treehouses of the World
Treehouses of the World
Hardcover      ISBN: 0810949520
A leading authority on treehouse design takes readers on an around-the-world journey of treehouses, discussing how they are designed, built, and enjoyed in numerous cultures, in a volume that showcases thirty-five treehouses and discusses their role in environmentalism. 20,000 first printing.
Little Book Of Log Cabins: How To Build And Furnish Them
Little Book Of Log Cabins
How To Build And Furnish Them
Paperback      ISBN: 0486442594
This handy, how-to manual is also a charming repository of make-it-yourself log furnishings and practical shelters that will inspire back-to-nature advocates. Instructions for building simple log structures are accompanied by clear, accurate line drawings of simple log structures, lean-tos, Adirondack cabins, fireplaces, stairways, furniture, beamed ceilings, and more. 102 line drawings.
Outdoor Rooms: Fresh-air Kitchens And Living Areas
Outdoor Rooms
Fresh-air Kitchens And Living Areas
Paperback      ISBN: 0764324594
Creating the Not So Big House: Insights and Ideas for the New American Home
Creating the Not So Big House
Insights and Ideas for the New American Home
Hardcover      ISBN: 1561583774
The sequel to the best-selling The Not So Big House offers a close-up, richly illustrated look at twenty-five outstanding examples of the best small-house designs to show readers what they need to know to create the home that best fits their goals and lifestyles. 75,000 first printing. $100,000 ad/promo.
Creating the Not So Big House: Insights and Ideas for the New American Home
Creating the Not So Big House
Insights and Ideas for the New American Home
Paperback      ISBN: 1561586056
A sequel to The Not So Big House focuses on comfort, lifestyle, and durability by exploring twenty new homes and five remodels that encompass a vast array of styles, climates, and landscapes. Original. 50,000 first printing.
The Good House Book: A Common-Sense Guide to Alternative Homebuilding
The Good House Book
A Common-Sense Guide to Alternative Homebuilding
Paperback      ISBN: 1579902812
From Lark Books and Natural Home magazine—which has a circulation of 200,000—comes an illustrated, unique guide to building an earth-friendly home. To create a dwelling that’s both ecologically sustainable and attractive, Natural Home magazine is the place to go. With this exquisitely illustrated guide, packed with 400 photos and illustrations, anyone can put environmentally friendly ideas into beautiful practice. Here’s an intelligent look at how a home is supposed to function and a variety of different building approaches. What’s important is finding the right solution to fit your individual needs, local climate, and natural resources. The broad range of topics covered include choosing a site; selecting materials; building with straw bale, cob, adobe, or rammed earth; and plugging into alternative home power systems. Interviews with six homeowners, and photos of the dream homes they built, provide invaluable insight.
Not So Big Solutions for Your Home
Not So Big Solutions for Your Home
Paperback      ISBN: 1561586137
Offers ideas to increase usable space in a home and add warmth and character, including tips on designing a window seat, planning a recyling area, and using tile to personalize a kitchen or bathroon.
Garage: Reinventing the Place We Park
Garage
Reinventing the Place We Park
Hardcover      ISBN: 1561583782
An illustrated homage to the garage features more than 200 color photographs of more than 50 garages, offering suggestions to improve the style and efficiency of these spaces.
Carpet Style: A Comprehensive Style-By-Style Directory to Choosing the Right Carpet for Your Home
Carpet Style
A Comprehensive Style-By-Style Directory to Choosing the Right Carpet for Your Home
Hardcover      ISBN: 0785808167
A comprehensive guide defines the classic styles of the world's carpets and rugs, details the landmark historical styles, and offers suggestions on how to incorporate each style of rug into your home.