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The New Wood House
The New Wood House explores the design potential and demands of the primary materials in your home. Heavily illustrated with photographs, site plans, floor plans and elevations, it also has information on the benefits and challenges of materials used plus design goals. It has dozens of inspirational ideas and a resource section listing wood finishes at the back. The new ...more
Published September 1st 2005 by Bulfinch Press
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I thought this was pretty good for an architecture book- it includes plans, sections, and site plans as well as many full colored pictures. Somehow, they always seem to miss the part of the house that looks really interesting to me. For example, one house had these little lofts in the bedrooms and I would have loved to see what they looked like. I also would have liked squarefootage and costs on these houses. They're beautiful but my guess is that many are very expensive and several are ...more