Concrete Countertops Made Simple

Author: Fu-Tung Cheng
Publisher: Taunton
ISBN: 9781561588824
Size: 43.15 MB
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Accompanied by a host of color photographs, detailed drawings, and a DVD, a companion volume to Concrete Countertops offers a step-by-step, hands-on approach to guide readers through the process of designing, forming, pouring, finishing, and installing a beautiful, durable, and stylish countertop. Original.

New Kitchen Idea Book

Author: Joanne Kellar Bouknight
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561586936
Size: 69.61 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Filled with hundreds of design and decorating ideas, the author takes readers on a tour of a dizzying variety of kitchens, revealing the appliances, cabinetry, fixtures, doors, and counter materials that can be combined into beautiful kitchen spaces. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.

Concrete Countertops

Author: Fu-Tung Cheng
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561586806
Size: 43.92 MB
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This book reinvents the countertop with a single material: concrete. Concrete Countertops is an essential book for architects, homeowners and contractors who want to learn how to design, form, mix, pour, color, trowel, inlay and finish decorative concrete countertops. Homeowners will be inspired by the 350 color photographs that bring this exciting medium to life.

Concrete At Home

Author: Fu-Tung Cheng
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561586820
Size: 73.38 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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"Step inside and get inspired as designer Fu-Tung Cheng leads you on a tour of the most beautiful concrete design possibilities in Concrete At Home. In this stunning new book, [the author] reveals the full innovative design potential of this common and ancient material in a surprising variety of gorgeous examples. The book provides the fundamental information you'll need to understand concrete mix design, form creation, pouring, curing, finishing, and troubleshooting. You'll also take away key design, composition, texture, and colour techniques that will give you the self-assurance you need to design your own concrete architectural components or the confidence to oversee their creation." -Inside front cover.


Size: 16.84 MB
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At Dwell, we're staging a minor revolution. We think that it's possible to live in a house or apartment by a bold modern architect, to own furniture and products that are exceptionally well designed, and still be a regular human being. We think that good design is an integral part of real life. And that real life has been conspicuous by its absence in most design and architecture magazines.

Graphic Standards Field Guide To Commercial Interiors

Author: Corky Binggeli
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 047041295X
Size: 69.44 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Quick, reliable answers to your most common on-site questions When you're in the field, you never know what you'll come across. The Wiley Graphic Standards Field Guide to Commercial Interiors gives you fast access to the information you need when you're on-site and under pressure. Presented in a highly visual and easily portable format, the Field Guide is organized to follow CSI's MasterFormat. It covers everything from acoustics to window treatments, conveying the most common answers about commercial interiors that interior architects and designers need in the real world when visiting a construction site, evaluating existing buildings, meeting with clients, or browsing at a showroom. The Field Guide to Commercial Interiors extends the familiar Interior Graphic Standards beyond the studio, with: Quick access to essential information wherever you are Graphic Standards-quality details accompanied by real-world photographs of construction sites Illustrations that help you troubleshoot problems, along with on-the-spot solutions Compact format that's easy to reference and carry along The Graphic Standards Field Guide to Commercial Interiors is the ideal companion for the on-the-go interior designer and architect.

Green From The Ground Up

Author: David Johnston
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 156158973X
Size: 67.54 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Highlighted by more than 350 full-color photographs and illustrations, a comprehensive study of sustainable, energy-efficient, and healthful home construction offers a detailed explanation of green building fundamentals that covers such topics as site planning, materials selection, efficient energy alternatives, indoor air quality, and more at every stage in the construction process, from framing to finishes. Original.

Outdoor Entertaining Idea Book

Author: Natalie Ermann Russell
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 1600850618
Size: 73.31 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Outdoor Entertaining Idea Book contains: