Colonials: Design Ideas for Renovating, Remodeling, and Building New

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Taunton Press, 2003 - Architecture - 202 pages
A thorough guide to the Colonial style of domestic architecture integrates detailed designs and hundreds of helpful ideas for redoing an existing Colonial-style home or building a new one, accompanied by hundreds of full-color photographs and before-and-after house plans. 20,000 first printing.

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Colonials: Design Ideas for Renovating, Remodeling, and Building New (Updating Classic America)

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Taunton's new "Updating Classic America" series offers something for nearly every reader with its coverage of renovation, remodeling, and new construction of America's most popular traditional housing ... Read full review

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Architect Matthew Schoenherr, AIA, has 25 years' experience in the residential design and the construction industries. He is principal in the firm Z: Architecture, which has completed more than 200 additions, renovations, and new homes. He is the author of Taunton Press' book Updating Classic America: Colonials. Matthew lives on the Connecticut shore with his wife and three sons.Linda Mason Hunter is a freelance writer who has written for numerous magazines including Better Homes & Gardens, Home, Fine Homebuilding, Historic Preservation, Family Circle, and Country Living. She is the author of The Healthy Home and Southwest Style. She lives in Des Moines, Iowa. Wendy Jordan is senior contributing editor of Professional Remodeler and former editor of Remodeling. She is the author of The Kidspace Idea Book and Taunton's New Kidspace Idea Book. She lives in Washington, D.C.

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