Creating The Not So Big House: Insights and Ideas for the New American Home

February 1, 2002|
Creating The Not So Big House: Insights and Ideas for the New American Home by Sarah Susanka
$39.95
Paperback
Earn 200 plum® points
Buy Online
Ship to an address
Free shipping on orders over $35
Pick up in store
To see if pickup is available,
Buy In Store
Not sold in stores
Prices and offers may vary in store

about

The Not So Big House created a movement that is changing the way people think about the American home. That groundbreaking book proposed a new blueprint for the American home: a house that values quality over quantity, with an emphasis on comfort and beauty, a high level of detail, and a floor plan designed for today''s informal lifestyle.

Creating the Not So Big House is the blueprint in action. Focusing on key design strategies such as visual weight, layering, and framed openings, Sarah Susanka takes an up-close look at 25 houses designed according to Not So Big principles. The houses are from all over North America in a rich variety of styles -- from a tiny New York apartment to a southwestern adobe, a traditional Minnesota farmhouse, and a cottage community in the Pacific Northwest. Whether new or remodeled, these one-of-a-kind homes provide all the inspiration you need to create your own Not So Big House.

Sarah Susanka is one of the leading residential architects in the United States. Her first book, "The Not So Big House," topped best-seller charts in Home & Garden categories in its first year of publication. Susanka has appeared on the Oprah Winfrey Show, the Charlie Rose Show, and NPR''s Diane Rehm Show. She is a former principal and...
Loading
Title:Creating The Not So Big House: Insights and Ideas for the New American Home
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:264 pages, 10 X 10 X 0.72 in
Shipping dimensions:264 pages, 10 X 10 X 0.72 in
Published:February 1, 2002
Publisher:Taunton Press
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781561586059

Recently Viewed
|