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 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
"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
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.
With more than 650 color images, basic and traditional upholstery techniques are presented in step-by-step detail. Traditional upholstery is a craft that has evolved over centuries for padding and covering chairs, seats, and sofas. Using a solid wood or webbed platf... read more
A thirty-year career has made Jacques Garcia a worldwide name in interior design in the French tradition. In Paris, chic crowds flock to his celebrated Hetel Costes and Laduree tearoom, and to his many fin-de-siecle brasseries. Garcia's designs also gra... read more
Home & Style
Wood Heat is a comprehensive and practical homeowner's guide to using wood as a reliable source of heat with the latest wood stoves and traditional !replaces. The book explores the efficiency of wood compared to other fuels, the environment... read more
|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
Turn that old, dilapidated chair that has been sitting in your garage or basement into a decorative piece of art for your children's bedroom or playroom. In this new DIY book, master painter Sammie Crawford takes you through seven step-by-step ch... read more