This book features dozens of apartment and loft interiors from around the world, all created by internationally renowned architects and designers. The book focuses on the technical aspects of each project and on the solutions employed in adapting fixtures and furniture to fit into small spaces. Each of the projects is illustrated with full-colour photographs,…


Re-readings is an authoritative testament to the complex process of remodelling existing buildings. Although buildings have always been reused, the process of doing so has rarely been treated as an artform. In recent years, however, a huge amount of press coverage has been devoted to remodelling projects such as the Tate Modern in London, the…


As do-it-yourself TV shows and websites like Pinterest skyrocket in popularity, it’s clear that women are excited about homemaking. They are actively looking for helpful resources, and here is the ultimate guide for the Christian homemaker. Experienced writers, professors, wives, and mothers have contributed to this extensive handbook, generating 41 chapters dedicated to helping women…


Insulated concrete forming systems (ICFs) provide many benefits to both contractors and homeowners. Hidden from view under sheetrock and siding, ICFs offer low labor costs; are easy to install; and are durable, energy-efficient, fire-safe, and virtually soundproof. Homes built with these systems look like any other, but under the standard covering lie solid, built-to-last concrete…