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Perhaps it was any one of the three fireplaces that you could practically walk into.But this isn't to say that a house has to be ancient to conjure up this feeling. This book has been written to show real-life renovations that can preserve or reinforce the style.
He is principal in the firm Z: Architecture, which has completed more than 200 additions, renovations, and new homes.Renovating a Colonial Home Updating a Tired Colonial Working with What You've Got The Heart of the Home A Project in Four Phases A Welcoming Canopy A Backyard Oasis Living with the Past Family Planning Rock the House Cabin Fervor From House to Home Personal Appointments 4.Building a New Colonial Home Starting from Scratch Traditional Value A Full House Establishing the Ground Rules The Planning Strategy A Light from Above We're Not In Kansas Anymore There's No Place Like Home A Cluster of Pavilions Rethinking How a House Works Exterior Motives 5.From modest remodels to major overhauls to building new, Colonials offers innovative and tasteful design solutions for a variety of budgets.
Featuring over 20 homes selected by architect Matthew Schoenherr, Introduction 1.She is also the author of Capes (The Taunton Press, 2003) and coauthor of Deck & Patio Idea Book (The Taunton Press, 2003) and Family Home Idea Book (The Taunton Press, 2003).