HOME, KITCHEN, AND BATHROOM DESIGN IDEAS


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This complete, full color dictionary details the equipment, tools, tips, techniques, and structural components involved in home architecture and interior design. 


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View stunning kitchens, living rooms, bedrooms, baths, and more. 

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ABODE

The Picture Dictionary of Home Design And Architecture

by Judee Shipman



CHAPTER 33

LINOLEUM KNIFE - LUNETTE


LINOLEUM KNIFE: A sharp tool used primarily for cutting linoleum. 

A linoleum knife is often necessary for the implementation of various kitchen and bathroom design ideas. 


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LINTEL: A horizontal, weight-supporting beam over a window. Many bathroom design ideas involve a lintel. 


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LIVE EDGE: The natural, uncut, irregular edge of a piece of wood. Some bathroom design ideas involve a live edge vanity with a double sink. 

Shown below, one of many modern bathroom design ideas involving rustic, live edge touches. 


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LIVING ROOM: A room in a house that is designed for all of the home's occupants. The living room is typically the largest room in the house. 


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LOAD BEARING WALL: A wall with a double horizontal top plate, designed for holding weight. 


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LOCK: A device used for preventing entry into a space. Most locks are operated either by key or by code. 


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LOCK CAP: Part of a plane. 


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LOCK JOINT PLIERS: A type of pliers with adjustable jaws. Sometimes called Wide Mouth Lock Joint pliers. 


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LOFT: A finished interior space located above the main living area. 


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LOGGIA: A corridor that runs across the front of a building and is open on one side, typically with columns offering overhead support. It is part of the building, as opposed to being attached to an exterior wall. A loggia is also known as an Arcade


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LOG HOME: An architectural style characterized by using logs as building material. 


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LONGHOUSE: An architectural style involving a very long, narrow, one-room house. Not to be confused with shotgun architecture, which features multiple rooms, but looks roughly the same from outside. 


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LOOKOUT: A short wood bracket that supports an overhanging part of a roof. 


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LOUVER: A vented opening of angled horizontal slats, which allow ventilation while keeping out the elements. 


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LOW VOLTAGE LIGHTING: Lighting that is more energy efficient than other types of lighting.

The lowest voltage lighting currently commercially available is the LED light. Many modern home and bathroom design ideas involve the use of LED lights. 


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LUG WRENCH: A type of large socket wrench, normally used for turning lug nuts. 


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LUMBER: Wood that has been cut for manufacturing. 


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LUMENS: A unit of measurement representing the amount of light that falls on 1 square foot of surface material. 


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LUNETTE: A recessed, semi-circular open space, usually formed by an arch. The lunette is sometimes filled with masonry and decorated with a mural. 


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HOME, KITCHEN, AND BATHROOM DESIGN IDEAS


ABODE


Introduction   

A

Chapter 1    

Chapter 2  

Chapter 3    

B

Chapter 4    

Chapter 5   

Chapter 6    

Chapter 7   

C

Chapter 8   

Chapter 9   

Chapter 10   

Chapter 11   

Chapter 12   

Chapter 13  

D

Chapter 14  

Chapter 15  

Chapter 16  

E

Chapter 17  

Chapter 18 

F

Chapter 19  

Chapter 20    

Chapter 21 

Chapter 22   

G

Chapter 23  

Chapter 24  

Chapter 25  

H

Chapter 26  

Chapter 27

I

Chapter 28  

J

Chapter 29  

K

Chapter 30

L

Chapter 31

Chapter 32  

Chapter 33  (You Are Here) 

M

Chapter 34  

Chapter 35  

Chapter 36  

N

Chapter 37    

O

Chapter 38   

P

Chapter 39    

Chapter 40   

Chapter 41  

Chapter 42   

Chapter 43   

Chapter 44    

Q

Chapter 45  

R

Chapter 46

Chapter 47    

Chapter 48    

Chapter 49   

S

Chapter 50   

Chapter 51   

Chapter 52   

Chapter 53    

Chapter 54  

Chapter 55   

Chapter 56    

Chapter 57   

Chapter 58    

Chapter 59    

T

Chapter 60  

Chapter 61    

Chapter 62   

Chapter 63   

U

Chapter 64   

V

Chapter 65 

W

Chapter 66

Chapter 67

X-Y-Z

Chapter 68 





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Introduction

Chapter 1 

Chapter 2  

Chapter 3  

Chapter 4  

Chapter 5  

Chapter 6  

Chapter 7  

Chapter 8 

Chapter 9 

Chapter 10 

Chapter 11  

Chapter 12  

Chapter 13  

Chapter 14 

Chapter 15  

Chapter 16 

Chapter 17 

Chapter 18  

Chapter 19

Chapter 20 

Chapter 21 

Chapter 22  

Chapter 23  

Chapter 24  

Chapter 25  

Chapter 26

Chapter 27  

Chapter 28  

Chapter 29  

Chapter 30  

Chapter 31  

Chapter 32  

Chapter 33  

Chapter 34  

Chapter 35  

Chapter 36  

Chapter 37  

Chapter 38  

Chapter 39  

Chapter 40

Chapter 41




YULE LOG:

Events That Happened On Christmas Day


Yule Log - Chapter One

Yule Log - Chapter Two

Yule Log - Chapter Three

Yule Log - Chapter Four

Yule Log - Chapter Five

Yule Log - Chapter Six

Yule Log - Chapter Seven

Yule Log - Chapter Eight

Yule Log - Chapter Nine

Yule Log - Chapter Ten




CRAZY HORSE APPEARING


Crazy Horse Appearing - Introduction

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 1 

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 2

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 3

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 4

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 5

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 6

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 7

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 8

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 9

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 10

Crazy Horse Appearing - Appendixes