Soft furnishings are an essential part of any home – even the most minimalist space needs bedlinen and window coverings. Colour, texture and pattern add warmth and comfort and can turn a home into a place that is decorative as well as functional. This stunning new book is full of practical information on how to…


The author of Walk on Water documents the history of his home, describing its first owners at the turn of the twentieth century, his own family’s acquisition of the house at a time when it was in need of considerable renovations, and the author’s perspectives on how a house reflects the American dream. Reprint.


Imagine building a house with superior seismic stability, fire resistance, and thermal insulation, using an annually renewable resource, for half the cost of a comparable conventional home. Welcome to the straw bale house! Whether you build an entire house or something more modest-a home office or studio, a retreat cabin or guest cottage-plastered straw bale…


Featuring over 25 projects, this text is a practical project book for woodworkers. With use of exploded diagrams and templates, the book shows the reader how to create shelving, a bed, a coffee table, a bathroom cabinet and more. A reference section of tools and techniques is included.