This is the ideal guidebook for navigating the often mystifying process of house design and building. It’s full of sage advice from a master architect about how to design the perfect house for you. Presented in twelve understandable ‘lessons’ the book moves from wonderful concepts to a finished dream home. Beginning with an exploration of…


An EcoNest is not just a homeit is a breathtakingly beautiful structure that nurtures health and embraces ecology. This unique approach to construction combines light clay straw, timber framing, earthen floors, natural plasters, and other natural techniques with the principles of Building Biology to create a handcrafted living sanctuary. By bringing together time-honored traditions and…


Do you have questions about woodworking? Spike Carlsen has the answers!Woodworking FAQ has everything you want to know, whether you’re a beginner planning your first project or an experienced crafter putting in cabinets or making furniture. This book is like a master carpenter standing at your elbow to answer questions as they arise, including: How…