- Innovative solutions for existing homes - Wide choice of suggestions and valuable examples - Challenges within an urban and rural context
This book is a collection of 32 extension projects carried out on country houses and urban dwellings, temporary or permanent residences, built in gardens, attics, patios, inner courtyards, backyards and even in the air. Permanent extensions and more temporary additions, containing anything from a single utility or service room, to a complete residence; all of these ventures are thoroughly documented at every step of the design process, both technically and graphically, from the concept stage to the point of completion. The internationally renowned architects behind these extensions offer in-depth explanatory guidelines and details of the solutions they implemented. The result is a wide choice of suggestions and valuable examples, which are of great use for the defi nition of future reform and extension plans. This book is, an invaluable tool for all professional architects and students who are interested in extension architecture.
Veste editoriale: Cartonato con Sovraccoperta Pagine: 300 Immagini a colori: 290 Immagini b/n: 160 Lingua: IT Anno: 2009