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47 architect's toolbox Ideabooks
18 Winners from the Architect's Toolbox
"Architects and designers rely on these ideas for creating spaces that nurture and... tools that architects and other designers use when designing a home. These tools (proportion... with the architect but it will also be helpful in trying to explain to various tradesmen... something that architects and designers strive for. Found spaces. Not every space is foreground... out how architects and designers create these in-between spaces. Vestibules. Originally..."
Architect's Toolbox: Scale and Proportion
Architect's Toolbox: Rotated Squares and Diagonals in Design
Architect's Toolbox: Beautifully Layered Spaces
Architect's Toolbox: A Room Within a Room
Architect's Toolbox: 6 Drawings on the Way to a Dream Home
Each architectural drawing phase helps ensure a desired result. See what happens from quick thumbnail sketch to detailed construction plan
"drawings, architects and other design professionals produce all sorts of drawings. While... services an architect does render... Another key value-add from an architect is being able... services an architect provides and also help consumers to understand the difference between... between what architects do and what drafters, lumber yards and plan factories do (and don't... specs an Architect has to look through, is a great deal, and consumers should actually..."
Architect's Toolbox: Rain Screens Up House Health
To thwart unwanted moisture and poor air quality in your home, think rain screens and drainage planes
Architect's Toolbox: Finding the Space Between
Architect's Toolbox: The Open Corner Window
Architect's Toolbox: Celebrate Those Happy Accidents
Sometimes a home's greatest pleasures were never planned. See two examples of serendipity in design, and share your own story!
Architect's Toolbox — Trim Wraps Up Style for Rooms
Dynamic 'ribbons' of trim work wonders to provide that important finishing touch and set off your room's architecture
Architect's Toolbox: Hallways that Shine
Architect's Toolbox: Vestibules Remake an Entrance
Easing our passage from the outdoors in, vestibules from times past are transitioning to the entryways of the present
Architect's Toolbox: Strike a Balance With Symmetry
Home exteriors, landscapes and interior rooms feel orderly and restful when designed with two mirror-image halves
Architect's Toolbox: Roofs that Connect Earth and Sky