This book provides a wealth of ideas for wood houses. Featuring projects by world-renowned architects, the volume highlights the beneficial and attractive properties of wood. The houses are havens of warmth and a natural appeal, and the reader is transported to t... read more
'Zero Carbon' is an abstract concept for most people, but we have lived energy-profiligate lifestyles for too long on finite fossil-fuel resources. We now face potential environmental catastrophe from climate change and global warming, with a continuing exponentially expa... read more
Many people aspire to one day build a house for themselves but for one reason or another they have never taken the plunge. This book explains how to go about building a home that will save you money, save energy, minimize carbon emissions a... read more
"The sheer breadth of variety makes it the best kind of coffee table book, irresistible to leaf through and pore over at length." --National Post
For anyone interested in architecture, history, travel or world cultures, doors have a special fascination. In addition to welcoming gue... read more
The Prefab Home looks at the emerging world of prefabricated or modular housing, and delves into how new advances are being made to create prefab homes in the popular and widespread Arts & Crafts style of the early twentieth century. When Michael Buchanan set out to find ways to build... read more
Features 23 distinctive homes and boutique hotels, concisely described by travel and design expert Kate Hill. Includes 500 specially commissioned images by celebrated interiors photographer Tim Clinch.
|Author:||HARO FERNANDO DE FUENTES OMAR|
|Series:||Mexican Architects S.|
This volume showcases masterworks by prominent architects, revealing individual styles, trends, and a balance between tradition and modernism in Mexican architecture and design.
A wide variety of different projects, styles and aesthetics make up this diverse collection that epitomizes living in London. This book gives you a fascinating insight into the exclusive world of London luxury apartments.
The first monograph on this prestigious firm, whose work has been featured dozens of times in "Architectural Digest" as well as many other international magazines, "House, Home, Heart: Artistry and Craftsmanship... read more
The fabulous book showcases more than 200 of Britain's finest historic houses. While many of the houses featured have passed into the care of such organisations as the National Trust, many are still lived in today. Each house is described, with an account of it... read more
This impressive volume showcases the finest golf resorts around the globe. All these hotels enjoy a unity of style that ties together interiors and exteriors. All corners of the earth and every type of setting are represented. This outstanding collection shows f... read more