Architecture
azw3 |eng | 2014-05-27 | Author:Cook, Peter [Cook, Peter]

Chapter 7 Drawing and Technics The tradition of the architects’ ‘technical drawing’ lies historically at a watershed. The smartest and fastest builders are increasingly passing their instructions directly from the ...
( Category: Drafting & Presentation April 17,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2016-12-25 | Author:Woodroof, Larry Brian [Woodroof, Larry Brian]

Winterization concerns No, not this sort! Unless you plan on building your tiny house in the tropics, say, underneath a palm tree overlooking a crystal clear lagoon, with the breakers ...
( Category: Design & Construction April 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-06-23 | Author:Poulos, Harry G.;

( Category: Buildings April 10,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2015-05-11 | Author:Seki, Akihiko & Brooke, Elizabeth Heilman [Seki, Akihiko]

Most of the inn’s rooms are built in chumon-zukuri design, a style that was typical for residences of high-ranking samurai. Long wooden corridors connect the rooms. Nearly all of the ...
( Category: Decorating & Design April 4,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2015-06-07 | Author:Brumfield, William Craft [Brumfield, William Craft]

BELOZERSK AND THE SOUTHERN SHORE OF WHITE LAKE The river system descending from the Vytegra eventually leads to the White Lake, or “Beloe Ozero,” the territory of one of Russia’s ...
( Category: Equipment, Techniques & Reference April 2,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2015-06-22 | Author:Barnett, Jonathan & Beasley, Larry [Barnett, Jonathan]

Figure 4-25 A double row of trees along the sidewalk offers a visual barrier to adjacent tall buildings and creates a sense of protection from cars on the street. This ...
( Category: City Planning & Urban Development April 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-31 | Author:Gavin Parker

Developing policies (and projects) Neighbourhood Plan policies provide the basis for the determination of planning applications and they must relate to the development and use of land. There is no ...
( Category: City Planning & Urban Development April 1,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-26 | Author:Antonio Gonzalez

VENTURA COUNTY COURTHOUSE In 1911 Ventura County, at the time known for its lima bean fields and lemon trees, needed a county courthouse. Since Ventura was rather remote, it’s not ...
( Category: Landmarks & Monuments March 27,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-03-26 | Author:Alan Mallach

Chapter 8 Empty Houses and Distressed Neighborhoods: Confronting the Challenge of Place Indian Village is one of Detroit’s few areas that can be considered an elite neighborhood. Magnificent 1920s mansions ...
( Category: Urban & Land Use Planning March 26,2019 )
epub |eng | 1989-01-01 | Author:Jane Jacobs [Jacobs, Jane]

Part three FORCES OF DECLINE AND REGENERATION 13 The self-destruction of diversity My observations and conclusions thus far sum up to this: In our American cities, we need all kinds ...
( Category: City Planning & Urban Development March 23,2019 )
epub |eng | 1997-12-15 | Author:James W. Manns [Manns, James W.]

The singular nature of Collingwood's approach first appears in the sharp distinction he draws between art and craft (though as should soon become apparent, much that we think of as ...
( Category: Interior Decorating March 23,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-04-28 | Author:Jacoby, Sam;

CIRCULATION As evident from the analysis of distribution, circulation is important to the design of a building’s hierarchy and layout and is directly linked to functions. The common means of ...
( Category: Drafting & Presentation March 22,2019 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2003-02-25 | Author:Mary Beard

‘LARGER THAN I REMEMBERED, & BETTER HELD TOGETHER’ When Virginia Woolf encountered the Parthenon again in 1932, more than 25 years after her first visit, she reflected in her diary ...
( Category: Tourist Destinations & Museums March 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-08-01 | Author:Khalili, Nader

Plaster Forms You can pour a portable form right on the site using quick-set gypsum, plaster of paris, or any other quick-drying plaster or cement material. If our arch is ...
( Category: Design & Construction March 5,2019 )
azw |eng | 2015-04-08 | Author:Reinholdt, Eric [Reinholdt, Eric]

Getting Hired After the interview is over you’ll want to follow-up with the client. Develop one e-mail and save it as a template to use as the starting point for ...
( Category: Architecture March 3,2019 )