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[FREE] Materials for Interior Environments

[FREE] Materials for Interior Environments

Corky Binggeli Organized by types of materials and applications, this guide helps designers successfully address material evaluation and selection of interior components. Engagingly written, highly detailed, and helpfully illustrated with… Read more »

Professional Practice for Interior Designers

Professional Practice for Interior Designers

Christine M. Piotrowski This updated edition of the most comprehensive business guide for designers covers the interior design profession in a clear and well-organized style. From establishing a practice to… Read more »

[FREE] Sustainable Residential Interiors

[FREE] Sustainable Residential Interiors

Associates III The Second Edition of Sustainable Residential Interiors addresses cutting edge processes, strategies, and principles as well as details for in-depth product vetting criteria. Award-winning, leading interior designer Annette… Read more »

Guide to the LEED AP Interior Design and Construction (ID+C) Exam

Guide to the LEED AP Interior Design and Construction (ID+C) Exam

Michelle Cottrell Pass the LEED(R) AP ID+C EXAM WIth These Proven Strategies Here is the ideal study guide for understanding and preparing for the LEED(R) AP ID+C exam. Written by… Read more »

Guidebook to the LEED Certification Process : for LEED for New Construction, LEED for Core & Shell, and LEED for Commercial Interiors

Guidebook to the LEED Certification Process : for LEED for New Construction, LEED for Core & Shell, and LEED for Commercial Interiors

Michelle Cottrell Proven Strategies for Getting a Project LEED(R) Certified Here is the ideal guide for architects, engineers, interior designers, project managers, facility managers, and building owners for understanding the… Read more »

Unseen Midcentury Desert Modern

Unseen Midcentury Desert Modern

Daniel Chavkin A rich photographic collection of largely unseen examples of desert modern architecture. Many of the buildings shown herein are not easily accessible by, or in some cases completely… Read more »

Space Planning for Commercial and Residential Interiors

Space Planning for Commercial and Residential Interiors

Sam Kubba This book helps readers master space planning – for better designs and a more vibrant practice. Impress clients and expand your expertise with this one-of-a-kind instructional manual and… Read more »

Light in Engineering, Architecture and the Environment

Light in Engineering, Architecture and the Environment

K. Domke The light – a mysterious, weightless, almost non-material substance, that surrounds all of us, that brings the peace of the day at every dawn, that extends the space… Read more »

Building Systems for Interior Designers

Building Systems for Interior Designers

Corky Binggeli This is the first desk reference on technical building systems for interior designers. "Building Systems for Interior Designers" is the first book to explain technical building systems and… Read more »

Rendering in SketchUp : from Modeling to Presentation for Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Interior Design

Rendering in SketchUp : from Modeling to Presentation for Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Interior Design

By Daniel Tal The sure way for design professionals to learn SketchUp modeling and rendering techniques Rendering In SketchUp provides instructions for creating 3D photoreal graphics for SketchUp models using… Read more »

Manual Drafting for Interiors

Manual Drafting for Interiors

Christine Cavataio This practical guide serves as an essential reference for interior designers learning how to manually draft scaled floor plans, elevations, sections and three-dimensional drawings. Clearly explaining techniques and… Read more »

Assessment of Daylight Performance in Buildings

Assessment of Daylight Performance in Buildings

B. Gherri Recently a renewed emphasis on the benefits of proper use of natural light has focused attention on the need to define a new paradigm – to properly assess… Read more »

Ornament

Ornament

Antoine Picon Over the last decade or so, the widespread adoption of digital techniques have greatly expanded the possibilities of applying ornament in design. As well as looking at the… Read more »

Human Dimension and Interior Space

Human Dimension and Interior Space

Julius Panero The study of human body measurements on a comparative basis is known as anthropometrics. Its applicability to the design process is seen in the physical fit, or interface,… Read more »

The Interior Design Productivity Toolbox : Checklists and Best Practices to Manage Your Workflow

The Interior Design Productivity Toolbox : Checklists and Best Practices to Manage Your Workflow

Phyllis Harbinger Get organized and streamline your workflow with this A-Z accountability system. Design is only part of an interior designer s job you re also responsible for scheduling client… Read more »

The Memory Palace  :  A Book of Lost Interiors

The Memory Palace : A Book of Lost Interiors

Edward Hollis>A brilliant, ambitious follow-up to “The Secret Lives of Buildings, ” in which Hollis turns his focus from the great architectural constructions of the past to the now-vanished chambers… Read more »

The Opulent Interiors of the Gilded Age : All 203 Photographs from Artistic Houses, with New Text

The Opulent Interiors of the Gilded Age : All 203 Photographs from Artistic Houses, with New Text

Arnold Lewis Rare photographs recall interiors of late Victorian mansions belonging to William H. Vanderbilt, J.P. Morgan, U.S. Grant, and many others. New informative text. Download

Interior Urbanism : Architecture, John Portman and Downtown America

Interior Urbanism : Architecture, John Portman and Downtown America

Charles Rice Vast interior spaces have become ubiquitous in the contemporary city. The soaring atriums and concourses of mega-hotels, shopping malls and transport interchanges define an increasingly normal experience of… Read more »

Material Imagination in Architecture

Material Imagination in Architecture

David Dernie Material Imagination in Architecture draws on history and the visual arts, and contemporary architecture to explore this popular theme in architectural practice and education. In the context of… Read more »

Residential Interior Design : A Guide to Planning Spaces

Residential Interior Design : A Guide to Planning Spaces

Maureen Mitton A practical approach to planning residential spaces Residential Interior Design: A Guide To Planning Spaces is the industry-standard reference for all aspects of residential space planning, with a… Read more »

Interior Lighting for Designers

Interior Lighting for Designers

Gary Gordon This revised edition of the successful primer thoroughly covers fundamentals of lighting design, and also serves as a handy reference for professional designers. The Fifth Edition is more… Read more »

Kitchen and Bath Design Principles : Elements, Form, Styles

Kitchen and Bath Design Principles : Elements, Form, Styles

Ellen Cheever The industry standard, full-color guide to practical kitchen and bath design Kitchen and Bath Design Principles is The National Kitchen and Bath Association's complete guide to uniting function… Read more »

Kitchen & Bath Design Presentation : Drawing, Plans, Digital Rendering

Kitchen & Bath Design Presentation : Drawing, Plans, Digital Rendering

Margaret Krohn The leading text on design communication, updated and expanded Kitchen and Bath Design Presentation is the National Kitchen and Bath Association's complete guide to preparing clear and accurate… Read more »

Lighting  :  Interior and Exterior

Lighting : Interior and Exterior

Robert Bean>This comprehensive and practical guide takes you step-by-step through the core concepts and applications of architectural lighting. Now completely revised and updated for the second edition, this book: Includes… Read more »

The Decoration of Houses

The Decoration of Houses

Edith Wharton Thousands of books on interior design have come and gone since the 1897 publication of this pioneering manual, but "The Decoration of Houses" remains, thanks to the insightful… Read more »

Beyond Buildings  :  Designed Spaces as Visual Persuasion

Beyond Buildings : Designed Spaces as Visual Persuasion

J. D. Ragsdale>Beyond Buildings: Designed Spaces as Visual Persuasion is an assessment of the visual persuasiveness of designed spaces. It demonstrates that these spaces are as socially influential as speeches… Read more »

Country Style : Home Décor and Rustic Crafts from Chandeliers to Coffee Tables, Bedcovers to Bulletin Boards

Country Style : Home Décor and Rustic Crafts from Chandeliers to Coffee Tables, Bedcovers to Bulletin Boards

A beautiful, rustic home isn’t hard to create. With a splash of color, some pieces that pop, and a little bit of inspiration, even the most standard unit can be… Read more »

Create the Style You Crave on a Budget You Can Afford  : The Sweet Spot Guide to Home Decor

Create the Style You Crave on a Budget You Can Afford : The Sweet Spot Guide to Home Decor

Desha Peacock An Inspiring, Eclectic, and Practical Guide to Creating Your Dream Living Space, on a BudgetIn this unique and hip home decor style guide, you will find the inspiration… Read more »

Daylight Design of Buildings : A Handbook for Architects and Engineers

Daylight Design of Buildings : A Handbook for Architects and Engineers

Nick Baker To complement the critical and objective view gleaned from the study of some sixty buildings, this design manual has been developed to provide a more synthetic approach to… Read more »

Daylight Performance of Buildings

Daylight Performance of Buildings

Marc Fontoynont As part of Daylight Europe, the daylighting behaviour of 60 buildings was observed and measured during a three year period. Buildings of many different types, sizes and ages… Read more »

Daylighting Design : Planning Strategies and Best Practice Solutions

Daylighting Design : Planning Strategies and Best Practice Solutions

Mohamed Boubekri The primary objective of daylight systems is to make maximum use of daylight for various building types and climates. The book documents all aspects of the optimum use… Read more »

Designing Interiors

Designing Interiors

By Rosemary Kilmer After its publication in 1992, Designing Interiors became a hugely successful reference tool and designing textbook. In Designing Interiors, Second Edition, updates on trends in sustainability and… Read more »

Designing with Light : The Art, Science and Practice of Architectural Lighting Design

Designing with Light : The Art, Science and Practice of Architectural Lighting Design

Jason Livingston A comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of lighting design Designing With Light: The Art, Science, and Practice of Architectural Lighting Design is a comprehensive introduction to… Read more »

Developing Your Design Process : Six Key Concepts for Studio

Developing Your Design Process : Six Key Concepts for Studio

Albert C. Smith Developing Your Design Process is your primary source for acquiring knowledge of how and why you design. It will help you understand how architects think as well… Read more »

Detail in Contemporary Office Design

Detail in Contemporary Office Design

Drew Plunkett Office design has changed significantly over the last few years and is now one of the most innovative areas of interior design. It used to be the case… Read more »

Sketching for Architecture and Interior Design

Sketching for Architecture and Interior Design

Stephanie Travis The debate surrounding hand drawing versus computer-generated imagery has become a hot topic. Having grown up with computers, todays interior design and architecture students are extremely adept at… Read more »

Study Guide for the Codes Guidebook for Interiors

Study Guide for the Codes Guidebook for Interiors

Sharon Koomen Harmon Gain a reflexive knowledge of interior codes with this comprehensive study guide The Codes Guidebook for Interiors is the industry's reference of choice, with complete coverage of… Read more »

The Codes Guidebook for Interiors

The Codes Guidebook for Interiors

Sharon Koomen Harmon The Interactive Resource Center is an online learning environment where instructors and students can access the tools they need to make efficient use of their time, while… Read more »

Unbounded : On the Interior and Interiority

Unbounded : On the Interior and Interiority

Dolly Daou In interior design, the definition and popular perception of the interior has long been concerned with bounded spaces, and with the relationship between private and public realms. However,… Read more »

Kitchen & Bath Products and Materials : Cabinetry, Equipment, Surfaces

Kitchen & Bath Products and Materials : Cabinetry, Equipment, Surfaces

Ellen Cheever Objective guidance on kitchen and bath fitting choice to suit any client and any space Kitchen and Bath Products and Materials describes the typical materials, equipment, and surfaces… Read more »