Kitchen and Bath Fancy Book
Published by Taunton Press 2013
Filled with more than 500 inspiring photos, the Kitchen & Bath Philosophy Bookis the ultimate source of design ideas for creating the kitchen and bathroom of your dreams. Todaye(tm)s leading designers and architects offer inspiration for everything from cabinets and countertops to faucets and fixtures, lighting and flooring, and storage and built-ins. The kitchen is the unerring heart of the home, and homeowners spend a lot of time and money to make older kitchens less utilitarian and more creative, a place where people can congregate as right as cook and enjoy good food. This book helps you figure out what you really want and how to get it, whether ite(tm)s a contemporary, brushed-stainless workroom creditable of an upscale restaurant; a rustic, farmhouse-style great room with wood flooring and a couch; or an elegant, streamlined space for a peewee city apartment. For every style, for every budget, it's all here: new appliance technology and cabinetry, fixtures and faucets, doors and counter materials, sinks, pulls, built-ins, and bookcases. Using this teachings book, you can create the kitchen of your dreams - regardless of style or budget. The bathroom today is getting more attention than ever for its value as a personal retirement and resale enhancer. Gone are the days of garish tile and fuzzy toilet seat covers. Now bathrooms are as much about taste and style as the vacation of the house. Homeowners want bathrooms to be both beautiful and functional, and manufacturers have responded with many more choices in materials and fixtures. This book covers them all, with ideas for wee half-baths, medium-size his-and-hers, and large luxurious home spas. Specifics on ventilation, waterproofing, faucets, showers, tubs, and more give you the insight to create a bathroom with all your favorite features. Two books in one, Kitchen and Bathroom Idea Book gives homeowners hundreds of ideas on how to make the hardest-working rooms in the auditorium the most beautiful.
Kitchen Ideas That Vocation
Published by Taunton Press 2007
The homewards you've always dreamed of starts here! Kitchen Ideas that Work combines fresh ideas with professional design advice so you can create the kitchen you've always wanted. No other book on the market offers this much useful dirt and fresh inspiration for less than $20. Kitchens are more than where we cook a meal and wash dishes. It's where our day begins and ends, where family gathers for conversation, homework, and snacks, and where we company friends. With the prominence of this space in both our homes and our lives it's no wonder that kitchen remodeling is the number one home improvement project. Kitchen designer Beth Veillette provides adept design advice for kitchens and budgets from small to large. Throughout the book she offers design options for all components found in the kitchen as well as how to successfully combine them to create a capacious kitchen. A wide range of styles, materials, and layouts are featured in hundreds of photos that provide fresh ideas for everything from the floor material to wall color, lighting to room, and appliances to window treatments. Highlights include: Essentials: Providing comparison information on all elements in the kitchen to help you make smart buying decisions Putting it All Together: Package studies focusing on creative ways to combine elements to create a kitchen that works Details that Work: Spotlights neat details that personalize the while Design Gallery: Design options for everything from sinks and faucets to window treatments and bar stools.