Concrete At Home: Innovative Forms and Finishes by Eric OlsenConcrete At Home: Innovative Forms and Finishes by Eric Olsen

Concrete At Home: Innovative Forms and Finishes

byEric Olsen

Paperback | February 1, 2005

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Fu-Tung Cheng's surprise bestseller Concrete Countertops paved the way for a fresh look at a familiar surface. His new book moves beyond the kitchen and transforms this commonplace material into an elegant medium that can be used throughout the house. Combining cutting-edge design with helpful how-to information, Concrete at Home offers ingenious ideas for planning and building walls, fireplaces, mantels, hearths, and exterior and interior floors, as well as tips on incorporating architectural elements such as counters, sinks, columns, and water pieces into the project. The construction of forms, footings, and ties is detailed in clear, easy-to-follow instructions, and special attention is given to finishing techniques, including adding color, texture, and inlays.
Fu-Tung Cheng is known internationally for his sophisticated and innovative concrete designs for the home market. He heads the Berkeley-based Cheng Design, a firm that also produces prized kitchen ventilation units and GeocreteTM, a boutique line of sculptural concrete countertops. Cheng was the author of "Concrete Countertops," the bo...
Title:Concrete At Home: Innovative Forms and FinishesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:224 pages, 10.82 × 9.08 × 0.59 inPublished:February 1, 2005Publisher:Taunton PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:156158682X

ISBN - 13:9781561586820

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