INTERIORS, HOUSE DESIGNS, ARCHITECTURE AND MORE


This FREE book is a comprehensive introduction to house designs and architecture.

Gain a general knowledge of architectural styles, tools, textiles, landscaping designs, and more. 

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


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ABODE

The Picture Dictionary of Home Design And Architecture

by Judee Shipman



CHAPTER 18

EMPIRE STYLE ARCHITECTURE - EYE HOOK


EMPIRE STYLE ARCHITECTURE: An architectural style of the early 19th century, initially developed in France, featuring pillared entranceways and ornately carved friezes. 


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END NIPPERS: A plier-like tool used for removing small bits of hard substances. 


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ENERGY-EFFICIENT: Using less energy than the average home normally uses. 


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ENGLISH BAROQUE: An architectural movement that began following the Great Fire of London in 1666, and lasted until the signing of the Treat of Utrecht in 1713. 


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EPHEBEUM: In Greek architecture, a large hall furnished with seating. 

Shown below, an ancient Greek theater. 


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EPINAOS: A vestibule located at the rear of certain Ancient Greek temples. 


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EPOXY: An adhesive resin used in glue and paint. Shown below, an epoxied garage floor. 


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ESCUTCHEON: An ornamental wall plate that hides a cut out hole. 

The bathroom shown below is one of many house designs featuring designer escutcheons. 


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ESTRADE: A raised platform. 


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EUSTYLE: A spacing of 2 and 1/4 column widths between columns. 


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EVAPORATOR COIL: The condensing unit of a cooling system that absorbs heat from the air.


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EXCAVATION: Another word for digging. 


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EXPANSION JOINT: A joint designed to withstand heat expansion, typically used on roads. Shown below is a sawtooth expansion joint. 


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EXPANSIVE BIT: An adjustable bit for drilling holes of varying widths. 


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EXPANSIVE SOILS: Earth that expands and contracts based on moisture levels. House designs differ in areas with high rates of expansive soils. 


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EXPOSED AGGREGATE FINISH: A method of finishing concrete by which a thin layer is removed, exposing the gravel underneath. 


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EXPRESSIONIST ARCHITECTURE: An early 20th century architectural movement in Europe. 

Expressionism is one of the three dominant styles of modern architecture. The other two are Constructivist and International Style. 


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EXTENSION CORD: A long electric cable with a plug on one end and an outlet on the other. 


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EXTENSION LADDER: A foldable ladder that can extend to 15 feet or more. 


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EXTERIOR FINISH: The final, visible layer on the exterior of a building. 


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EYE HOOK: A metal hook with an enclosed circle on one end. Eye hooks are used for hauling large loads. The one shown here can hold up to 7 tons of weight. 


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ARCHITECTURE, HOUSE DESIGNS, 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  

Chapter 16  

E

Chapter 17  

Chapter 18 (You Are Here) 

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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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