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Interior Design Materials and Specification - With CD (08 - Old Edition)


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A book and CD-Rom combination that covers the selection, care, and code compliance associated with materials for interiors. Addressing the topic of material and trade resources from the viewpoint of the working designer, the book describes each material's characteristics alongside information about specification and project management. Excerises related to the selection, specification, and installation process give students the opportunity to select materials, specify, and practice project management tools related to an adaptive reuse scenario. Instructors Guide available

About the Author

Over the last dozen years Lisa Godsey has taught numerous classes, including the Materials and Resources class, in the Interior Design Department at the International Academy of Design and Technology where she is adjunct

faculty. She divides her time between teaching and practicing interior design.

Table of Contents



Part One Considerations Affecting Selections

Chapter 1 Learning about Materials for Interiors

Chapter 2 Parties to the Project

Chapter 3 Budgets and Estimates

Chapter 4 Codes Pertaining to Materials

Chapter 5 Project Management

Chapter 6 Specifications

Chapter 7 Green Design and Sustainability

Chapter 8 Acoustics

Part Two Materials

Chapter 9 Concrete

Chapter 10 Brick

Chapter 11 Stone

Chapter 12 Metal

Chapter 13 Glass

Chapter 14 Wood

Chapter 15 Carpets and Rugs

Chapter 16 Resilient Flooring

Chapter 17 Tile

Chapter 18 Terrazzo and Other Composite Materials Containing Stone

Chapter 19 Wallcovering

Chapter 20 Wall Surfaces and Paint

Chapter 21 Plastic Laminates

Part Three Constructions, Products, and Systems

Chapter 22 Case Goods and Cabinets

Chapter 23 Upholstery

Chapter 24 Doors

Chapter 25 Hardware

Chapter 26 Drapery

Chapter 27 Electrical Devices

Chapter 28 Lighting

Chapter 29 Plumbing

Chapter 30 Fireplaces

Product Details

Godsey, Lisa
Fairchild Books
Interior Design - General
Interior decoration
House furnishings
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
10.99 x 8.46 x 0.73 in 1 lb

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