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Updating Classic America : Ranches
Title: Updating Classic America : Ranches
Design Ideas for Renovating, Remodeling, and Building New

ISBN: 9781561587414

From the Publishers: Transform an ordinary ranch intothe home you’ve always wanted with Ranches, the latest entry inTaunton's acclaimed Updating Classic America series.
The ranch can be found everywhere on both coasts and in America’s heartlandtoo. The ranch is simple, functional, and unassuming -- and homeowners arerediscovering just how flexible and affordable ranches can be. M. Caren Connollyand Louis Wasserman provide a unique combination of outstanding designs andproven ideas for renovating, remodeling, and building a ranch-style home.Featuring more than 20 examples of updated homes and new ranches, the book isillustrated with inspiring original color photography and before and after floorplans. In this book you’ll discover:
  • a wealth of successful design solutions to problems faced by the millions of people who own or build ranch-style homes
  • options for a variety of budgets, styles and sizes
  • a history and overview of the form as well as a glossary of typical design elements/details for people who want to restore their homes

From Builders Booksource: Neglected just about forever, the "Ranch"is making a comeback if only because they occupy suburban lots in veryattractive areas. Definitely not a book for those interested inhistoric accuracy or restoration, Ranches is a wonderful idea book for thosewondering "What can I do with this house?".
202 pages, paperback. Taunton Press (March 2006)



Author: M. Caren Connolly & Louis Wasserman
Publisher: Taunton Press
Categories: Interior design, Style,

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