Get your House Right

Get your House Right

Architectural Elements to Use & Avoid

Book - 2007
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Sterling
Sick of McMansions? Marianne Cusato, creator of the award-winning Katrina Cottages, is a champion of traditional architectural principles: structural common sense, aesthetics of form, appropriateness to a neighborhood, and sustainability. She presents the definitive guide to what makes houses look and feel right, revealing the dos and don'ts of livable home design. Hundreds of elegant line drawings--rendering the varieties of architectural features and displaying avoid” and use” versions of the same elements side by side--make this an indispensable resource for designing and building a timelessly beautiful home.


Baker & Taylor
The designer of the Gulf Coast rebuilt Katrina Cottages offers the “dos” and “don'ts” of livable home design, explaining how to build a beautiful, timeless home that relies on structural common sense, neighborhood appropriateness and sustainability. Original.

Publisher: New York : Sterling, c2007
ISBN: 9781402791031
1402791038
Characteristics: xiv, 257 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm

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