Be Your Own Architect

Front Cover
McGraw Hill Professional, Apr 22, 1990 - Architecture - 276 pages
2 Reviews
This illustrated guide shows prospective home buyers just how easy it is to design homes to fit their exact needs and wants, while saving thousands of dollars in architectural fees. Covers choosing and using drafting tools, selecting energy-efficient materials, laying out rooms to maximize space, and more

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - eduscapes - LibraryThing

Although the book is more than 15 years old, it provided solid background information that was very useful in planning our house. It was particularly helpful in providing suggestions for layout ... Read full review

User Review - Flag as inappropriate

Wow, looking at homes to buy, or build my own, but only had a rough idea about bedroom sizes, Kitchen features and so on. This book is very concise, the author doesn't bable, he comes write to the point, and gives simple diagrams and illustrations to help you visualize what to works and what doesn't. Way ta go Mr. Williams. 


Drafting Tools Techniques
Plot Layout
Structures Materials

19 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

Bibliographic information