Small Homes: Design Ideas for Great American Houses


Creative inspiration and expert advice for anyone considering a home remodel

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Creative inspiration and expert advice for anyone considering a home remodel

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781561586547
  • Publisher: Taunton Press, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 5/10/2003
  • Series: Great Houses Series
  • Pages: 185
  • Sales rank: 987,099
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 10.80 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Fine Homebuilding has been providing information and inspiration to everyone who cares about quality home improvement, renovation, and construction since 1981.

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Table of Contents

Introduction 3
When Builder Weds Architect 4
Downsizing with Style 12
A Basic Box Isn't All Bad 22
In the Belly of the Barn 30
A Rustic Country Cottage 38
A House Designed by Consensus 46
Building Smaller, for Now 52
An Industrial Loft in Texas 62
A House Disguised as a Cottage 68
A Deliberate Neighborhood 76
A House with Wings 88
Modern Living in a New England Village 96
Red House 104
Designing a Historical House 112
A California Home Designed with the Future in Mind 120
Texas Saddlebag House 126
Built Intending to Stay 134
Guest House by the Bay 142
Round Roof in the City 150
Simple House, Contemporary Look 158
A Cozy Vermont House 166
Part Office, Mostly House 174
Credits 182
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