SMALL BATHROOM DESIGN AND MORE


Here's a FREE, full color introductory guide to Small Bathroom Design, Home Decor, Interiors, Architecture, Landscaping, and other home improvements.  

This image-packed glossary presents a colorful introduction to the equipment, tools, tips, techniques, structural components, and design elements involved in architecture and home construction. 


Dream up your own ideas from this carefully curated collection of images with concise, instructional definitions. 

Arm yourself with the basic knowledge of home improvements and small bathroom design. 

Use this guide to create your own small bathroom design, or any other home improvement projects. 



Scroll further down for related links. 

Also see links to other Free Books by this author. 




ABODE

The Picture Dictionary of Home Design And Architecture

by Judee Shipman



CHAPTER 58

STEEPLE - STRIKER


STEEPLE: A pointed architectural form at the apex of a church. Also known as a spire


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STEP FLASHING: A type of flashing where a vertical surface meets a sloping plane. 


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STEP LADDER: A short ladder. 


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STICK BUILT: A conventional type of construction where a building is erected one piece at a time. 


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STICK STYLE: An architectural style of the late 19th century, featuring decorative stick work (strips of board) on the exterior walls. 


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STILE: A structure that allows passage through or over a wall. 


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STONE: Any rock that is used in construction or landscaping. 


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STONE ENDER: An American architectural style in which one short side of a house consists entirely of a large stone chimney. This style originated in Rhode Island during the 1600s. 


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STOOL: A flat molding fitted over a windowsill. Sometimes used in small bathroom design. 


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STOP BOX: A cast iron pipe with a lid, placed vertically into the ground, and containing a water on-off valve to the home. 


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STOPS: Valves used for shutting off water to individual fixtures. Commonly seen in small bathroom design motifs. 


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STORAGE: An interior space designed for the safe keeping things we don't normally use. 


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STORM WINDOW: An extra window installed outside of an existing window. 


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STORM SEWER: A sewer system designed to collect storm water separately from waste water. 


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STORY: The part of a building between any floor level and the ceiling above it. Many multi story homes feature a different small bathroom design on each story. 


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STORYBOOK: An architectural style inspired by children's fairy tales, most commonly seen in certain wealthy enclaves such as Carmel-by-the-Sea, California. 


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STORY POLE: A narrow length of wood, the height of a single story. 


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STOVE: A kitchen appliance typically used for cooking food. 


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STRAIGHT BIT: A kind of drill bit used with a router. 


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STRAP CLAMP: A flexible clamp with a narrow strip of metal that wraps around something. 


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STRAP WRENCH: A handyman's gripping tool with a strap attachment. 


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STREAMLINE MODERNE: An international architectural style that was most popular between 1930 and 1937. The style is characterized by curving forms and long horizontal lines. Also see Art Deco and Art Moderne


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STRIKE PLATE: The plate on a door frame that engages a latch. 


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STRIKER: A tool used for producing a spark. 


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SMALL BATHROOM DESIGN AND MORE


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    

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 (You Are Here)    

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 





RELATED LINKS

 

Early American Architecture 

Shipping Container Homes (and small bathroom design ideas) 

FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT Architecture 



Top Roller Coasters 


Interesting facts about the Empire State Building

Interesting facts about the Statue of Liberty 

Interesting facts about Willis Tower






OTHER BOOKS BY THIS AUTHOR



EVERY BODY, EVERY WEAR:

The Illustrated Glossary of Fabric, Fashion, and Style


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