Residential Interior Design: A Guide To Planning Spaces / Edition 2

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Overview

The only introduction to residential interior design focusing on space planning, Residential Interior Design goes beyond decorating books to uncover the relationship of interior design to the totality of the architectural environment. This one-stop reference supplies the basic information every designer needs to plan specific rooms. Accessibility and related building codes are considered in tandem with human factors and dimensions of fixtures and furnishings, all reflecting good design practice. With expanded coverage of building styles, systems, and sustainability, Residential Interior Design is sure to remain an essential basic reference.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470584736
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 4/26/2011
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 304
  • Sales rank: 847,715
  • Product dimensions: 10.80 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Maureen Mitton is a designer, educator, and author. She is currently on the faculty of the University of Wisconsin-Stout, where she has received several teaching awards. She is the author of Interior Design Visual Presentation and Residential Interior Design (with Courtney Nystuen), both published by Wiley. She is a member of IDEC, is NCIDQ-qualified, and is a Certified Interior Designer.

Courtney Nystuen, an architect and educator, taught architectural design at the University of Wisconsin-Stout for over thirty years. A member emeriti of AIA, he has designed and consulted on a wide range of residential, commercial, and institutional building projects that vary in scale from custom millwork to master plans.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Introduction.

Chapter 2. Entrances and Circulation Spaces.

Chapter 3. Leisure Spaces.

Chapter 4. Kitchens.

Chapter 5. Bedrooms.

Chapter 6. Bathrooms.

Chapter 7. Utility Spaces.

Chapter 8. Sample Project and Related Drawings.

Chapter 9. Basic Residential Building Construction and Structure.

Appendices.

Appendix A: Leed Standards.

Appendix B: Sustainability/Green Design Certifying Programs, Agencies and Assocations.

Appendix C: Anthropomorphic Data.

Appendix D: Ansi/Air Housing Bathrooms and Kitchens.

Appendix E: Seated Wheelchair Dimensions.

Appendix F: Outdoor Kitchens.

Appendix G: European Cabinets.

Appendix H.

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