Be Your Own Architect

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McGraw Hill Professional, Apr 22, 1990 - Architecture - 276 pages
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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

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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

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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. 


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