INTERIOR DESIGN HOME DESIGN, ARCHITECTURE AND MORE


This FREE book will excite your imagination for Landscape Design Home Design and Architecture.

Scroll down to gain a general knowledge of architectural terms and construction styles. 

This fully illustrated dictionary covers virtually all things related to architecture and home design.


Dream up creative ideas of your own from this carefully curated collection of images.

View stunning kitchen designs, bathroom designs, living room designs, and other home interior design elements. 

Read on to learn how to design home structures and other buildings. Find out about building equipment, construction tools, textile choices, architecture, and more. 


You might even feel inspired to Create Your Perfect Dream Home!  


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ABODE

The Picture Dictionary of Home Design And Architecture

by Judee Shipman



CHAPTER 15

DINGBAT - DOWNSPOUT


DINGBAT: A very simple, cost effective, architectural design home, shaped like a shoebox with covered parking underneath. 


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DINING ROOM: A room reserved for eating, typically large enough to accommodate a table and at least 4 chairs. 


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DIPTERAL: A building with a double row of columns all around. 


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DISCONNECT: An electrical on-off switch. 


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DISC SANDER: A sanding device with a round moving part that lies flat on a surface to smooth it. 


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DISHWASHER: An electrical kitchen appliance designed to wash pots, plates, glasses, and silverware. 


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DISTYLE: Having two architectural columns. 


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DODECASTYLE: A building that is fronted by twelve columns. 


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DOME: Normally refers to a rounded rooftop. However, architects also design home domes, such as the futuristic Russian rendering shown below. 


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DOOR BLOCKING: Long wooden shims placed between a door and the doorframe.  


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DOOR BUCK: A doorway framing component. 


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DOOR JAMB: An upright piece to which a door is attached.  


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DOOR STOP: A piece that holds a door in place, preventing it from closing automatically. 


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DOORWAY: An open space in a wall that provides access from one room to another. 


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DORMER: A windowed alcove built into the slope of a roof, nearer to the edge than to the apex. 


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DOSSERET: A cubic stone block typically seen above columns in Byzantine architecture. 


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DOUBLE HEADED NAIL: A nail with an extra head located less than one inch below the top head. 


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DOUBLE HUNG WINDOW: A window that has two vertically sliding sashes. 


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DOVETAIL BIT: A type of drill bit used with a router. 


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DOVETAIL CHISEL: A chisel designed specifically for fashioning dovetail joints. 


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DOVETAIL JOINT: A box joint with triangular projections. 


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DOWEL: A short, cylindrical wooden peg, used in Craft Design Home Design, joinery, and countless other DIY projects. 


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DOWEL JOINT: A type of male-female joining of two edges.  


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DOWNSPOUT: A metal pipe that carries rainwater down from the roof gutters. 


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ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN HOME INTERIOR DESIGN, LANDSCAPING, AND MORE


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 (You Are Here) 

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   

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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Chapter 36  

Chapter 37  

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Chapter 39  

Chapter 40

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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




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Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 5

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 6

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 7

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