***Australian Content*** A handsome and practical source of inspiration for designing, building or remodeling a home. '202 Outstanding House Ideas' is packed with 600 pages of ideas for the dream house. For practicing professionals and homeowners this is a reference to successful designs chock full of ideas, analyses and successful applications from around the world. More than 750 outstanding interior and exterior colour photographs, floor plans, elevations, renderings, and building sections showcase house exteriors and interiors constructed and finished with a great range of traditional and innovative materials, and set in a variety of climates and landscape settings. The houses are selections from a pool of the world's most interesting residential architecture. They include: House of Joyce and Jeroen, The Hague, the Netherlands Annandale House, Sydney, Australia Harris Residence, Washington, D.C. Hidden House, London, UK Stacked House, Montreal, Canada Townhouse, Landskrona, Sweden House in Rimini, Rimini, Italy Cloitre, Brussels, Belgium Jarego House, Cartaxo, Portugal. These houses are stimulating examples of what innovation can produce. Each house is presented over several double-page spreads that reveal the challenges of the site, the occupants' needs and the final design. Captions describe features and materials. A directory of architects and designers makes this a real-life resource. '202 Outstanding House Ideas' is a comprehensive resource selection for homeowners, architects, builders, and interior designers looking for leading edge results. 750 colour photographs, floor plans, resources



ISBN: 9781770855694
Audience: General
Format: Hardback
Number of Pages: 600
Publication Date: 1 Oct 2015
Publisher: Firefly Books Ltd
Publication City, Country: Willowdale, Canada
Dimensions (cm): 18.4(H) x 18.4(L)


Author Biography

Bridget Vranckx is a writer and editor specializing in books on architecture and design. Francesc Zamora is an interior designer and architect with degrees from both the Escola Massana in Barcelona and the Academy of Art University in San Francisco.

202 Outstanding House Ideas

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