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Houses, apartments, flats, etc books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Houses, apartments, flats, etc category. Presented with a red border are the Houses, apartments, flats, etc books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Living on Water Contemporary Houses Framed By Water by Phaidon Editors Living on Water Contemporary Houses Framed By Water

A sumptuous survey of houses built with a strong connection to the oceans, lakes, rivers, and pools around them
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/02/2018

Living in Style Mountain Chalets by teNeues Living in Style Mountain Chalets

Mountain chalets are sanctuaries from the over-scheduled and chaotic world below. Their interiors offer a welcoming and cosy space to relax or socialize after winter sports or alpine strolls. This volume takes us high into the exclusive world of mountain...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2018

Prefab Housing and the Future of Building Product to Process by Mathew Aitchison Prefab Housing and the Future of Building Product to Process

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,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/01/2018

Wheelchair Housing Design Guide by Centre for Accessible Environments Wheelchair Housing Design Guide

The Wheelchair Housing Design Guide explains how to design and detail a home that is fully manageable by wheelchair users and maximises their independence. This fully-updated, activity-based guide discusses design considerations, requirements and recommendations for various activities carried out within...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2018

Courtyard Houses of India by Yatin Pandya Courtyard Houses of India

Indian architecture is not about an object in space; instead it integrates space within the object where the built and the unbuilt become counterpoints to vitalize each other. is engulfed void known as the courtyard lies at the genesis of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/12/2017

New Housing in Zurich Typologies for a Changing Society by Dominique Boudet New Housing in Zurich Typologies for a Changing Society

Switzerland has a long tradition of co-operative housing developments, and this book features in detail some 50 recent projects that serve as models for how to meet the constantly increasing demand for urban housing.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/12/2017

Nouveaux Logements a Zurich Le Renaissance des Cooperatives d'Habitat by Dominique Boudet Nouveaux Logements a Zurich Le Renaissance des Cooperatives d'Habitat

Switzerland has a long tradition of co-operative house developments and this book features 50 recent projects that can serve as models for how to meet the increasing demand for urban housing.
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/11/2017

Boutique Homes Handpicked Vacation Rentals by Heinz Legler Boutique Homes Handpicked Vacation Rentals

60 uniquely designed boutique homes available for rent, in the form of an interactive book with complementary app and in-built augmented reality function. A must-have for design lovers and travel enthusiasts.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/11/2017

Coming Soon

The 1950s House Explained by Trevor Yorke The 1950s House Explained

Learn more about how 1950s houses and flats were built and the different styles of interior decoration. An ideal guide if you are renovating a period home.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/03/2018

Houses and Gardens of Kyoto Revised with a new foreword by Matthew Stavros by Thomas Daniell, Akihiko Seki, Matthew Stavros Houses and Gardens of Kyoto Revised with a new foreword by Matthew Stavros
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Houses and Gardens of Kyoto presents over 500 photos of the most excellent examples of traditional Japanese architecture from every significant historical period in this new edition of a favorite classic.Kyoto, considered the quintessential birthplace of Japanese culture, has survived...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/03/2018

Trousdale Estates Mid-Century to Modern in Beverly Hills by Steven M. Price Trousdale Estates Mid-Century to Modern in Beverly Hills


Format: Hardback - Released: 26/03/2018

Hanok: The Korean House by Nani Park, Robert J. Fouser Hanok: The Korean House
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Appreciate the understated glamour and traditional comfort in this collection of the finest examples of timeless Korean architecture..
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/03/2018

Modern Tract Homes of Los Angeles by John Eng Modern Tract Homes of Los Angeles

Affordable housing for the masses has been an age-old problem that some of the best minds in the world have tried to solve. Never was it more critical than after World War II, when many cities and economies were wiped...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/04/2018

Tin Can Homestead The Art of Airstream Living by Natasha Lawyer, Brett Bashaw Tin Can Homestead The Art of Airstream Living
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Part practical how-to, part lushly illustrated design inspiration, Tin Can Homestead follows the story of one couple as they build themselves a new life in an old Airstream trailer.
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/05/2018

Other books in this genre

Texas Modern Redefining Houses in the Lone Star State by Hannah Jenkins Texas Modern Redefining Houses in the Lone Star State

Showcases contemporary residential architecture and design across the state of Texas, by renowned America-based architects and designers, featuring full-colour photography, informative descriptions and detailed floor plans.
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/10/2017

Designed to Perform An Illustrated Guide to Providing Energy Efficient Homes by Tom Dollard Designed to Perform An Illustrated Guide to Providing Energy Efficient Homes

This book is an illustrated practical design guide to delivering better energy performance in all types of new build homes. It takes the form of an annotated details book, with photos taken from live construction sites, with the content based...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Zurcher Wohnungsbau 1995-2015 Zurich Housing Development 1995-2015 by Christoph Wieser, Heinz Wirz Zurcher Wohnungsbau 1995-2015 Zurich Housing Development 1995-2015
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Presentation of 20 years of residential architecture in Zurich.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

HDB Homes of Singapore by Tomohisa Miyauchi, Keyakismos HDB Homes of Singapore
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A look at how Singapore's diverse population lives using photos of the interiors of their affordable housing - Singapore's Housing and Development Board apartments.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2017

Social Housing Definitions and Design Exemplars by Paul Karakusevic, Abigail Batchelor Social Housing Definitions and Design Exemplars
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This is a growing sector undergoing a huge period of change - with local authorities able to build their own housing for the first time in decades. Social Housing: Definitions and Design Exemplars explores how social/affordable housing has been delivered...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/06/2017

The American Idea of Home Conversations about Architecture and Design by Bernard Friedman, Meghan Daum The American Idea of Home Conversations about Architecture and Design
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Home is an idea, Meghan Daum writes in her foreword, a story we tell ourselves about who we are and who and what we want closest in our midst. In The American Idea of Home, documentary filmmaker Bernard Friedman interviews...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/05/2017

Architecture Today: Houses by Manel Gutierrez Architecture Today: Houses

Illustrated celebration of the work of forty contemporary architecture studios which specialise in house designs guided by different factors, with commentaries by the architects themselves.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/04/2017

A Cottage in the Country Inspirational Hideaways by Jane Eastoe A Cottage in the Country Inspirational Hideaways

A collection of the most fascinating and picturesque cottages from the National Trust.
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/04/2017

Loft Conversion Handbook by Construction Products Association Loft Conversion Handbook

This book is an easy-to-use handbook, providing architects and builders with up-to-date guidance on managing loft conversions and ensuring they achieve compliance with the Building Regulations. It brings together solutions offered in the Approved Documents and third tier guidance, such...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/04/2017

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