American Classics: 103 Traditional Home Plan Designs

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Designs Direct Pub, Feb 1, 2004 - Architecture - 160 pages
American Classics is centered around one of FBA?'s greatest strengths-classic American homes in traditional and timeless styles. Totaling 103 designs, this collection features homes ranging in size from 1,436 to 5,466 square feet of finished living space. For the reader?'s convenience, the book is divided into these helpful sections: ?P Classically designed one story homes ?P Classically designed two story homes ?P Classically designed main level master suite homes ?P Frank Betz Associates exclusive Southern Living Design Collection Each home in this colorful new book is represented by a beautiful, four-color rendering or photograph of the front of the house. This will show the reader how the house looks from the street for that all-important ??curb appeal??. And, nearly as important, many designs also include a color rendering or elevation of the rear of the house. This shows how the home will work for views to the rear and how it will function for backyard livability. The introductory section of the book will provide a quick review of the elements of Traditional American Styling, including the key architectural details and materials that make traditional designs so appealing. In addition, this section also shows gorgeous color-photography of well-furnished and landscaped homes-giving the reader helpful tips and ideas on how to decorate, furnish and finish a Classic American Home.

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