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In Remodel (previously published in hardcover as House Transformed), architect Matthew Schoenherr shares insight gained through an architectural practice that is 90% renovation work. This book features 20 projects across the country, each of which showcases the qwowq that architectural thinking can bring when reworking existing space. Not only has every house in the book undergone an inspiring transformation, but each features great moves, small moves, and simple transformations that are applicable to many homeowner situations. The author's qSeven Knowsq--what you need to know before you start a remodeling project--give homeowners a blueprint for design decisions that will exponentially improve the results of their project. Know Your Place: acknowledge the regional context Know Your Property: respond to your site Know Your House: design compatibly Know Your Structure: safety issues Know Your Palette: material options Know Your Lifestyle: design for the way you live Know Your Passions: incorporate what matters most By considering their many design options at the beginning of the renovation process, homeowners can do more than just move a wall or add a few hundred square feet of space: they can transform their home. Table of ContentsGreat Home Makeovers from Connecticut to California Matthew Schoenherr, Linda Mason Hunter, Wendy Jordan. The entry, with its ... The least expensive way to give such an interior a sense of organization (as well as delight) is with color.

Author:Matthew Schoenherr, Linda Mason Hunter, Wendy Jordan
Publisher:Taunton Press - 2007-01-01


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