Elements: describes the selection and specification of furniture and fixtures, as well as other components essential to an interior environment, such as artwork and accessories. Resources: gathers a wealth of useful data, from sustainability guidelines to online sources for interiors-related research.
The Interior Design Reference & Specification Book updated & revised: Everything Interior Designers Need to Know Every Day #ad - Some of the topics this excellent reference will explore with you include:-Fundamentals: Provides a step-by-step overview of an interior project, describing the scope of professional services, the project schedule, and the design and presentation tools used by designers. The interior design reference & specification book collects the information essential to planning and executing interior projects of all shapes and sizes, and distills it in a format that is as easy to use as it is to carry.
Space: examines ways of composing rooms as spatial environments while speaking to functional and life-safety concerns.
The Architecture Reference & Specification Book updated & revised: Everything Architects Need to Know Every DayRockport Publishers #ad - It distills the data provided in standard architectural volumes and is an easy-to-use reference for the most indispensable--and most requested--types of architectural information. Most architectural standards references contain thousands of pages of details, overwhelmingly more than architects need to know to know on any given day.
The updated and revised edition of architecture Reference & Specification contains vital information that's essential to planning and executing architectural projects of all shapes and sizes, all in a format that is small enough to carry anywhere.
New York School of Interior Design: Home: The Foundations of Enduring SpacesClarkson Potter #ad - And inspiration and intel for those simply interested in the art and practice. Alexa hampton, from the forewordfrom the nation's top college for interior design comes a definitive design school in a book and a fabulous reference for decorating the home. In the past decade, which was founded in 1916, new york school of Interior Design, has drawn a large crossover audience of passionate decorating enthusiasts and hobbyists--many of them private homeowners who know that thinking like a professional is the surest way to achieve a magnificent home.
This lavishly illustrated and highly detailed interior design bible provides a comprehensive education on home design and decor, from color theory principles to space-specific considerations choosing furniture for a living room and collaborating with architects and other professionals for the best results.
New York School of Interior Design: Home: The Foundations of Enduring Spaces #ad - . Built on the home study course that is the foundation of the school's curriculum, this book offers an unparalleled mastery of the key elements of enduring design, rendering it the only book you'll ever need. An essential text for all students of design.
Interior Design Master Class: 100 Lessons from America's Finest Designers on the Art of DecorationRizzoli #ad - A classic in the making, the book features one hundred essays by America’s top designers—from established design legends to members of the new guard—that explore in detail the process of designing a home, from the fundamentals to the finishing touches. Unique in the quality of its contributors, helpful and inspirational for the home decorator, this book will be a landmark publication in the field, as well as students of design and design professionals.
Poised to become the essential book on design, Interior Design Master Class collects the expertise and knowledge of the best interior designers working today. Opening interior design Master Class is like sitting down to the best dinner party you’ve ever attended. Each piece is paired with images of the designer’s work to illustrate the principles being discussed, annotated with informative captions.
Unique in the quality of its contributors, this is a book that readers will refer to again and again for advice and inspiration, an invaluable resource for practical tips and thought-provoking design. Select contributors and their topics:vicente wolf on teachers; barry dixon on relationships; barbara barry on awareness; amanda nisbet on intuition; madeline stuart on trends; suzanne tucker on archaeology; bobby mcalpine on intimacy; stephen sills on aspirations; mark cunningham on symmetry; richard mishaan on portals; campion platt on proportion; cindy smith and jane schwab on editing; juan montoya on scale; amy Lau on Commissions; Suzanne Kasler on Style; Thomas O’Brien on Vintage Modern; Alan Wanzenberg on Modernity; Alexa Hampton on Tradition; Kelly Wearstler on Glamour; Anthony Baratta on Exuberance; Tom Scheerer on Luxury; Suzanne Rheinstein on Nuance; Timothy Corrigan on Welcoming Spaces; Bunny Williams on Comfort; Miles Redd on Reinvention; Martyn Lawrence Bullard on Sex; Mario Buatta on Color; Darryl Carter on White; Alessandra Branca on Red; Alex Papachristidis on Layering; Victoria Hagan on Light; Thad Hayes on Quality; Kathryn Ireland on Textiles; Windsor Smith on Communication; Nancy Braithwaite on Collecting; Kathryn Scott on Patina; Timothy Whealon on Antiques; Rose Tarlow on Books; Thomas Jayne on Provenance; Emily Summers on Sourcing Furniture; Thomas Pheasant on Inspiration; Sandra Nunnerley on Jazz; Penny Drue Baird on Paris; Jeffrey Bilhuber on America; Robert Couturier on Fashion; Ann Pyne on Poetry; Alan Tanksley on Destinations; Charlotte Moss on Couture Rizzoli International Publications.
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Residential Interior Design: A Guide to Planning Spaces, Third EditionJohn Wiley & Sons #ad - It's about shaping the space to conform to its function in the best possible way. Residential interior Design provides clear, comprehensive guidance on getting it right every time. This new third edition has been updated with the most recent code information, including the 2015 International Residential Code and the International Green Construction Code, and new content on remodeling.
Detailed information about accessibility is included in each chapter, making this book a reliable design reference for "aging in place" and universal design. Interior design is a fundamental component of a residential space, and a required skill for architecture and design professionals. Rizzoli International Publications.
The new companion website features teaching tools and a variety of learning supplements that help reinforce the material covered. Daily use is a major consideration, hallways, bathrooms, kitchens, and the authors explore the minimum amount of space each room requires to function appropriately while examining the host of additional factors that impact bedrooms, and more.
Packed with hundreds of drawings and photographs, this book illustrates a step-by-step approach to design that applies to any residential space, and ensures that the most important factors are weighted heavily in the decision making process. This book is a complete reference on all aspects of residential design, and the factors that make a space "work.
Residential Interior Design: A Guide to Planning Spaces, Third Edition #ad - Design spaces with primary consideration of daily use account for building systems, any style, human factors, and more Get up to date on the latest residential interior building codes Plan interiors for any home, and any budget Designing a residential interior is about more than choosing paint colors and furniture―it's about people, accessibility, and how they interact and use the space.
The Business of Design: Balancing Creativity and Profitability business and career guide to creating a successful design firmPrinceton Architectural Press #ad - I've made this mandatory reading for everyone at thom filicia Incorporated!" Thom Filicia "Down to earth, common sense advice drawn from good old fashioned experience, Keith Granet gives the industry what it has been waiting for, THE book on just that. Keith's straightforward, no nonsense approach to finding success makes this a must read for established designers or anyone just starting out.
Arthur gensler and interviews with individual architects and designers who have made their mark on the profession, John Merrill, including Michael Graves, A. Concise, clearly written, this is NO textbook boilerplate. A vibrant and enticing look at the business side of design practice, this graphically beautiful book is neither dry nor intimidating.
The business of design guides the reader through the steps of creating a successful firm, to financial management, human resources, marketing and public relations, from the initial foundation of a design practice, and project management. To become a good architect requires a passionate dedication to the creative design process.
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To become a successful one means also understanding that it's a business, a unique one perhaps, but still a business. Read on.
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NKBA Kitchen and Bathroom Planning Guidelines with Access StandardsWiley #ad - With thirty-one kitchen guidelines and twenty-seven bathroom guidelines, this book provides full planning recommendations, code references, and access standards for today's kitchen and bath design professional. Revised to reflect the 2015 International Residential Code and the ICC A117. 1-2009, all illustrations have been expertly redrawn using 2020 Design and Chief Architect Software to provide clearer visual reference for real-world application.
This new second edition features revised guidelines for cooking surface clearance, and ventilation for kitchens, shower size, electrical receptacles, electrical receptacles, as well as ceiling height, and ventilation for bathrooms. These factors combine to help kitchen and bath professionals create designs that are beautiful, accessible, functional, and safe.
Kitchens and bathrooms are the two most functional rooms in the house, and also the most code-intensive. It is imperative that design professionals stay up to speed on the latest guidelines to ensure the safety and efficiency of their projects. The nkba kitchen & bathroom planning Guidelines with Access Standards is the complete reference professionals turn to for the latest in kitchen and bath design.
NKBA Kitchen and Bathroom Planning Guidelines with Access Standards #ad - Rizzoli International Publications. Get up to date on the latest kitchen and bath codes reference a new range of standards for clearance, emerging trends, current industry environment and practices, consumer lifestyles, and more Design for storage based on the results of university research Examine illustrative and descriptive plans, sections, and perspective views The NKBA guidelines are based on a composite of historical review, ventilation, research, and building codes.
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The Interior Design Productivity Toolbox: Checklists and Best Practices to Manage Your WorkflowWiley #ad - Rizzoli International Publications. Get organized and streamline your workflow with this A-Z accountability system. Design is only part of an interior designer’s job―you’re also responsible for scheduling client meetings, conducting design surveys, creating drawings and specs, and overseeing installation.
The interior design productivity Toolbox helps you juggle multiple projects with ease, with a comprehensive self-management system tailored to the needs of interior designers and decorators. Princeton Architectural Press. Features include: detailed checklists that highlight weak spots and warn against common pitfalls covers residential design, specifications, design surveys, and renovations Customizable online checklists for tracking every phase of your project Exclusive online budgeting tool for tracking product costs and associated expenses to share with your team and your clients If you need to get organized and get back to work, contract design, drawings, and renovations Best practices for meetings, specifications, you need The Interior Design Productivity Toolbox.
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The Interior Plan: Concepts and ExercisesFairchild Books #ad - It also features new original artwork by the author and a new glossary for quick look-up of terms. Finally, there are new exercises that engage students and test their ability to apply what they have learned. Exercises throughout the book facilitate learning by encouraging students to apply ideas and concepts immediately after reading about them.
This introductory-level text introduces students to the planning of interior environments, addressing both the contents of the environments and the process of interior space planning. Bloomsbury Academic Fairchild. Princeton Architectural Press. Topics include the making of rooms, the design of effective spatial sequences, planning effective circulation systems, making spaces accessible, functional relationships among project parts, arrangement of furniture, and designing safe environments with efficient emergency egress systems.
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