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Interior Design Materials and Specifications

Author/EditorGodsey, Lisa (Author)
ISBN: 9781501317590
Pub Date23/03/2017
BindingPaperback
Pages416
Edition3rd Revised ed
Dimensions (mm)280(h) * 215(w)
$122.35
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This complete guide to the selection of materials for interiors has been updated to reflect recent industry changes and contemporary awareness of topics. Written from the viewpoint of the working designer, Interior Design Materials and Specifications, 3rd Edition, describes each material's characteristics and teaches students how to evaluate, select, and specify materials, taking into account factors including code compliance, building standards, sustainability guidelines, human needs, and bidding processes. Students will learn how to communicate with suppliers and vendors to achieve the results they envision and how to avoid some of the pitfalls common to material selection and specification. Interior Design Materials and Specifications STUDIO-an online tool for more effective study! * Study smarter with self-quizzes featuring scored results and personalized study tips * Review concepts with flashcards of essential vocabulary PLEASE NOTE: Purchasing or renting this ISBN does not include access to the STUDIO resources that accompany this text.
To receive free access to the STUDIO content with new copies of this book, please refer to the book + STUDIO access card bundle ISBN 9781501321764.

This complete guide to the selection of materials for interiors has been updated to reflect recent industry changes and contemporary awareness of topics. Written from the viewpoint of the working designer, Interior Design Materials and Specifications, 3rd Edition, describes each material's characteristics and teaches students how to evaluate, select, and specify materials, taking into account factors including code compliance, building standards, sustainability guidelines, human needs, and bidding processes. Students will learn how to communicate with suppliers and vendors to achieve the results they envision and how to avoid some of the pitfalls common to material selection and specification. Interior Design Materials and Specifications STUDIO-an online tool for more effective study! * Study smarter with self-quizzes featuring scored results and personalized study tips * Review concepts with flashcards of essential vocabulary PLEASE NOTE: Purchasing or renting this ISBN does not include access to the STUDIO resources that accompany this text.
To receive free access to the STUDIO content with new copies of this book, please refer to the book + STUDIO access card bundle ISBN 9781501321764.

Lisa Godsey, MID, has been a practicing interior designer for over 30 years.

Preface 1. Making Material Selections 2. Paints, Coatings, and Wallcovering 3. Textiles, Window Treatments, and Soft Goods 4. Carpeting and Area Rugs 5. Wood 6. Resilient Flooring 7. Plastic 8. Glass 9. Metals 10. Tile and Brick 11. Stone 12. Terrazzo, Similar Composites, and Concrete 13. Laminated Materials and Substrates 14. Acoustical Products Glossary Basic Metric Conversion Table Index

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