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Author Wolford, Nancy L.

Title Kitchen&bath design principles : elements, form, styles / Nancy L. Wolford, Ellen Cheever
Edition Second edition
Published Hoboken : Wiley, 2014
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Summary The industry standard, full-color guide to practical kitchen andbath design Kitchen and Bath Design Principles is The NationalKitchen and Bath Association's complete guide to uniting functionand style in these important rooms. This full-color guide isheavily illustrated, with a revised layout and graphic design thatpresents information more clearly for visual learners. The updatedsecond edition has been expanded to adhere more closely to thestandards of interior design, including new information on unity, proportion, scale, and variety, plus a new glossary to clarifyunfamiliar terms. Stylistic themes remain a major component, withemphasis on the architecture, furniture, styles, and fashions ofeach era, and all technical and aesthetic information is presentedin clear, concise language. The companion website features ateacher's guide and image bank that facilitate use in theclassroom, providing additional examples of design principles inaction. The National Kitchen and Bath Association established thestandard guidelines for safe and effective kitchen and bath design, and this book is the complete guide to incorporating code andaesthetics from the very beginning. Function is just as importantas style in these rooms, so Kitchen and Bath DesignPrinciples teaches readers to: -Apply the elements and principles of design to real-lifesituations -Discover how best to apply the tools of design in dailybusiness practice -Explore the global and cultural influences reflected in popularstylistic themes -Translate the aesthetics of an era into a workable theme for akitchen or bath To best serve clients, designers must learn to meet all codes, regulations, and expectations with a balance of substance andstyle. Kitchen and Bath Design Principles is the industrystandard reference, from the industry-leading provider of kitchenand bath design education
Notes Includes index
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Subject Bathrooms.
Form Electronic book
Author Cheever, Ellen.
LC no. 2014035705
ISBN 1118715640 (electronic bk)
1118715659 (electronic bk)
9781118715642 (electronic bk)
9781118715659 (electronic bk)
Other Titles Kitchen and bath design principles