Most popular Houses, apartments, flats, etc books
The most popular Houses, apartments, flats, etc books currently available. Updated weekly.
Designer and lifestyle authority Tricia Foley illustrates her approach to creating elegantly pared-down environments for the home and work space.
Do you feel as though you're living in an expensive and ill-fitting home filled with too much stuff? A Tiny Home to Call Your Own examines the hows and whys of tiny-home living, and will help you assess whether it's the right for you by examining all aspects of tiny house living and exploring and array of living spaces.
A groundbreaking global survey of the finest mid-20th-century homes - one of the most popular styles of our time
A celebration of the uniquely vibrant architecture and interiors of classic and new Spanish-style houses in the south-western United States, Mexico, and Spain.
Following up on their much-heralded first volume of interiors, this new publication presents the next evolution of Atelier AM virtuosos of mixing antiques and museum-quality artworks with pedigreed design.
Examines houses in the small Massachusetts town of Edgartown; in Santa Barbara, California, where a commitment was made to re-create an imaginary Spanish past; and in Sea Ranch, on the northern California coast, where the authors attempt to create a community.
An intimate exploration of Virginia Woolf's homes
Presents 43 examples of designs for small-scale (less than 75m2) houses set in a variety of contexts. Using digital tools, sustainable materials and prefabrication technologies, these projects offer realistic solutions for houses where space is at a premium, nature must be preserved or accommodation created for those who need it most.
In the 1960s and 1970s, a team of leading architects established a new type of collective housing in the London Borough of Camden. In place of tower blocks, they created a high-density, low-rise urbanism, based on a return to streets with front doors. This book examinesthis programme and shows how it offers important lessons and insights for the
Housing is rapidly having to adapt to the global changes of the twenty first century. This book examines the residential design trends that have arisen in response to these challenges.
Effortlessly combining bohemian chic style and family living, the fashionable couple serve up fun and practical design tips from their beachfront vacation home.
A showcase of how good design can transform any small space into a comfortable, modern, and environmentally sensitive home.
Rock the Boat<br>A boat is a hole in the water that you put your passion into. Movable homes provide endless opportunities for exploration and changes of scenery. Modified ferries allow ample space for families. Shanty boats inspire images of Huck Finn's literary journey and youthful spirit. Former cruise ships become charming hotels. These floating domiciles showcase alternative living solutions from the private to the commercial. From the romantic lakes of Kashmir to the Bay of Venice, houseboats claim their space atop the water worldwide. These charismatic and aquatic homes provide refuge from being landlocked and promise to satisfy curious natures. A Life Afloat profiles the imaginative inhabitants and designers behind these houseboats<br>
This book takes the reader through the history, theory and design of prefabricated and modular housing, leading up to a discussion of contemporary problems and opportunities. It includes a broad international focus with case studies of leading designers and companies, and cutting-edge research.
This seminal volume, now back in print in a new format and at a reduced price, offers a deeply immersive tour of Frank Lloyd Wright's most legendary building
This book shows the transformation of an existing apartment with problems into a new, open floor space that satisfies the needs of the modern owners.
The complete illustrated history of the Cotswold home
The first comprehensive monograph of this major North American practice - winners of more than 100 awards, including the 2015 Gold Medal from the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada.
Featuring an array of award-winning projects, this book demonstrates how key architects across Britain and Ireland are blending contemporary design practices with traditional vernacular buildings.
A richly illustrated history of below-market housing in New York, from the 1920s to today that is essential reading for understanding and advancing debates about how to enable future generations to call New York home.
Lets you take a private tour of magnificent homes, with their lush gardens, elegant courtyards and inviting pools set amid breathtaking landscapes. This book offers a wealth of ideas for exceptional outdoor rooms and spaces, all created by the world's best designers. It is broken down into classic, modern, romantic and exotic styles.
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Michael S Smith's first collection of new interiors work in seven years.
This book contains five essays about the contemporary Japanese house illustrated with a selection of designs by young architects. The domestic space becomes a symbol of the ability to adapt to new cultural and technological patterns.
This book celebrates the growing popularity of small houses and the renaissance of urban areas.
California Romantica is an expression of an ongoing love affair between film star Diane Keaton and the Spanish style house.
The old cottages of Britain are amongst the country's best-loved treasures. This book tells the story of cottage life since the seventeenth century, often using the words of the people who built the cottages or lived in them. It features fifty main types of cottage, dating from the fifteenth century.
Highly illustrated and accessibly written, this book offers a fascinating exploration of material culture in the Japanese house and home.
Showcases design objects and creates open areas for lounging, cooking and dining. This book includes hundreds of photographs that have been drawn from stylish residences around the world. It is suitable for anyone looking to create their own stylish interior.
A handsome and practical source of inspiration for designing, building or re-modelling a home, featuring 600 pages of ideas for a dream house.