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NKBA Kitchen and Bathroom Planning Guidelines with Access Standards

NKBA Kitchen and Bathroom Planning Guidelines with Access Standards Author Nkba
ISBN-10 9781118347485
Release 2012-05-01
Pages 96
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Provides guidelines, recommendations, and illustrations for planning and designing a kitchen or bathroom.



NKBA Kitchen and Bathroom Planning Guidelines with Access Standards

NKBA Kitchen and Bathroom Planning Guidelines with Access Standards Author NKBA (National Kitchen and Bath Association)
ISBN-10 9781118351932
Release 2012-03-26
Pages 96
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"Before picking products, consult the NKBA Kitchen and Bathroom Planning Guidelines for tips on designing a functional layout." —Consumer Reports NKBA Kitchen & Bathroom Planning Guidelines with Access Standards is a collection of illustrations and planning suggestions to aid professionals in the safe and effective planning of kitchens and bathrooms. The guidelines were developed by the NKBA to reflect the current industry environment, future trends, consumer lifestyles, new research, new building codes, and current industry practices. Featuring 31 Guidelines for kitchens and 27 Guidelines for bathrooms, the book is meticulously illustrated in full color with plans, sections, and perspective views to show planning recommendations and code references and requirements, as well as Access Standards that consider the needs of a range of users. Additional features include: Newly revised planning guidelines for kitchens and bathrooms that reflect the 2012 International Residential Code® (IRC®) and the ICC A117.1-2009 Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities Standards Metric conversion of measurements Handy spiral-bound format permits easy, quick reference in the field



NKBA Kitchen and Bathroom Planning Guidelines with Access Standards

NKBA Kitchen and Bathroom Planning Guidelines with Access Standards Author NKBA (National Kitchen and Bath Association)
ISBN-10 9781119216575
Release 2015-12-28
Pages 96
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The essential kitchen and bath design reference, updated with the latest codes NKBA Kitchen & Bathroom Planning Guidelines with Access Standards is the industry standard reference, written by the National Kitchen and Bath Association and updated with the latest codes and standards. This new second edition features revised guidelines for cooking surface clearance, electrical receptacles, and ventilation for kitchens, as well as ceiling height, shower size, electrical receptacles, and ventilation for bathrooms. Revised to reflect the 2015 International Residential Code and the ICC A117.1-2009, all illustrations have been expertly redrawn using 2020 Design and Chief Architect Software to provide clearer visual reference for real-world application. With thirty-one kitchen guidelines and twenty-seven bathroom guidelines, this book provides full planning recommendations, code references, and access standards for today's kitchen and bath design professional. Kitchens and bathrooms are the two most functional rooms in the house, and also the most code-intensive. It is imperative that design professionals stay up to speed on the latest guidelines to ensure the safety and efficiency of their projects. Get up to date on the latest kitchen and bath codes Reference a new range of standards for clearance, ventilation, and more Design for storage based on the results of university research Examine illustrative and descriptive plans, sections, and perspective views The NKBA guidelines are based on a composite of historical review, current industry environment and practices, emerging trends, consumer lifestyles, research, and building codes. These factors combine to help kitchen and bath professionals create designs that are beautiful, functional, accessible, and safe. The NKBA Kitchen & Bathroom Planning Guidelines with Access Standards is the complete reference professionals turn to for the latest in kitchen and bath design.



Kitchen Planning

Kitchen Planning Author NKBA (National Kitchen and Bath Association)
ISBN-10 9781118404621
Release 2013-01-30
Pages 496
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The leading resource for student and professional kitchen designers—completely revised and updated Kitchen Planning is an essential reference for any designer working in the kitchen field, containing everything a professional needs to know to design kitchens that are convenient, functional, and efficient, and that meet the needs of today's lifestyles. Based on the National Kitchen and Bath Association's Kitchen and Bathroom Planning Guidelines and the related Access Standards, this book presents the best practices developed by the Association's committee of professionals through extensive research. This Second Edition has been completely revised and redesigned throughout, with new full-color photographs and illustrations and a special emphasis on client needs, research, and references to industry information. Features include: New and expanded information on universal design and sustainable design The 2012 edition of the NKBA Planning Guidelines with Access Standards and up-to-date applications of the 2012 International Residential Code® New information about storage, cabinet construction, and specifying cabinets Metric measurement equivalents included throughout A companion website with forms and teaching resources for instructors



Kitchen and Bath Design

Kitchen and Bath Design Author Mary Fisher Knott
ISBN-10 0470890088
Release 2010-12-22
Pages 384
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The all-in-one reference to designing stunning and functional kitchens and baths Designing for today's kitchens and baths requires technical savvy, a keen eye for aesthetics, and perhaps most important of all, the ability to coordinate efforts across many disciplines. Kitchen and Bath Design simplifies these complex decision-making processes with a comprehensive strategy for achieving kitchen and bath designs that successfully integrate beauty and practicality—while meeting client expectations. Fundamental design basics are covered, along with a host of important issues that designers must consider when conceptualizing these specialized rooms, such as ergonomics, codes and safety requirements, proper lighting and ventilation, flooring, cabinetry, countertops, wall surfaces, and more. Some of the topics that appear in this book include: A detailed introduction to construction, plumbing, and electrical basics A systematic approach to incorporating "green," energy-conscious design An overview of crucial design elements, including pattern, texture, line, form or mass, color, space and light, and sound The latest building codes and manufacturers' guidelines Written by a leading expert in interior design, Kitchen and Bath Design uses three-dimensional drawings and corresponding photographs to deliver valuable information that is critical when it comes to planning, designing, specifying, estimating, building, pricing, or evaluating a kitchen or bathroom. Whether they're working on a new or existing space, professional designers can apply the lessons learned from this current andaccessible resource to masterfully take on all kitchen or bathroom projects—from the simplest to the most highly challenging.



Bath Planning

Bath Planning Author Julia Beamish
ISBN-10 9781118362488
Release 2013-01-22
Pages 464
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"Bath Planning is the most authoritative resource available on the subject, containing everything a professional needs to know to design a safe, functional, effective, and attractive bath. Based on the National Kitchen and Bath Association's Kitchen and Bathroom Planning Guidelines and the related Access Standards, this book presents the best practices developed by the Association's committee of professionals through extensive research." -- Page 4 of cover.



Residential Kitchen and Bath Design

Residential Kitchen and Bath Design Author Anastasia Wilkening
ISBN-10 1609011252
Release 2013-02-21
Pages 272
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Residential Kitchen and Bath Design provides students with a core knowledge of this interior design sub-specialty and equips them with skills they can use to create residential kitchens and baths that are both functional and beautiful. The text begins with an overview of the kitchen and bath industries, covering the designer's role at each step of the design process. It then goes on to explain functional and ergonomic considerations in the arrangement of appliances, fixtures, and storage, and provides detailed instruction on communicating designs to clients and tradespeople using floor plans, models, and other renderings. Issues related to codes, regulations, and costs are reviewed, as are the NKBA planning guidelines for space planning and drawing plans for kitchens and bathrooms.



Bath Planning

Bath Planning Author NKBA (National Kitchen and Bath Association)
ISBN-10 9781118404508
Release 2013-01-17
Pages 464
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The leading resource for student and professional bath designers—completely revised and updated Bath Planning is the most authoritative resource available on the subject, containing everything a professional needs to know to design a safe, functional, effective, and attractive bath. Based on the National Kitchen and Bath Association's Kitchen and Bathroom Planning Guidelines and the related Access Standards, this book presents the best practices developed by the Association's committee of professionals through extensive research. This Second Edition has been completely revised and redesigned throughout, with new full-color photographs and illustrations and a special emphasis on client needs, research, and references to industry information. Features include: New and expanded information on universal design and sustainable design The 2012 edition of the NKBA Planning Guidelines with Access Standards and up-to-date applications of the 2012 International Residential Code® New information about storage, cabinet construction, and specifying cabinets Metric measurement equivalents included throughout A companion website with forms and teaching resources for instructors The NATIONAL KITCHEN & BATH ASSOCIATION is the only nonprofit trade association dedicated exclusively to the kitchen and bath industry and is the leading source of information and education for professionals in the field. With more than 50,000 members, it has provided valuable resources for industry professionals, students, and consumers for more than fifty years.



Construction Drawings and Details for Interiors

Construction Drawings and Details for Interiors Author Rosemary Kilmer
ISBN-10 9781118174319
Release 2011-09-13
Pages 320
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Construction Drawings and Details for Interiors serves as the essential reference for designers preparing interior construction documents, explaining how to do a new construction, remodeling, or installation project. In a highly visual format, the book covers drafting fundamentals and conventions; drawing types, plans, and schedules; and computer-aided design (CAD). With expanded coverage of the preparation and communication of construction documents in digital formats, drawing interior perspectives, and more, the text also serves as an invaluable study reference for the contract documents section of the NCIDQ exam. A new companion Web Site supplies template grids for schedules and contract documents for practice exercises.



Residential Interior Design

Residential Interior Design Author Maureen Mitton
ISBN-10 1118013034
Release 2011-03-29
Pages 304
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The completely revised room-by-room guide to home interior design Residential Interior Design, Second Edition teaches the fundamental skills that are needed to plan interior spaces for all types of homes, regardless of decorative styles, from remodeling to new construction. Taking a step-by-step approach, this valuable primer reviews all aspects of interior architecture as it relates to human factors and daily use. Authors Maureen Mitton and Courtney Nystuen explore the minimal amount of space that is necessary for rooms to function usefully, from the kitchen to the bathroom, the bedroom to the hallway, and every room in between. Packed with hundreds of drawings and photographs, this valuable tool is brimming with useful information regarding codes, mechanical and electrical systems, keys to creating wheelchair accessible spaces, and a variety of additional factors that impact each type of room and its corresponding space. Now featuring a companion website with instructor resources, this new edition is: Revised and updated with new building codes information and expanded information on sustainability, building construction, doors, windows, home offices, and outdoor spaces Illustrated throughout with line drawings and photographs to clearly explain the concepts covered The perfect study aid for the NCIDQ exam With a focus on quality of design over quantity of space, Residential Interior Design, Second Edition is the first stop to designing equally efficient and attractive rooms.



Kitchen Bath Design Presentation

Kitchen   Bath Design Presentation Author Margaret Krohn
ISBN-10 9781118806463
Release 2014-02-27
Pages 272
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Kitchen Bath Design Presentation has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from Kitchen Bath Design Presentation also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full Kitchen Bath Design Presentation book for free.



Kitchen and Bath Lighting

Kitchen and Bath Lighting Author Dan Blitzer
ISBN-10 9781118454541
Release 2015-03-23
Pages 304
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The industry standard illustrated guide from the National Kitchen and Bath Association Co-published by the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA), Kitchen and Bath Lighting is the go-to resource for designing, planning, and installing light in residential kitchen and bath projects. Full color illustrations throughout the book make Kitchen and Bath Lighting a visually absorbing experience. This beautiful volume begins with the basics of light, color, and vision, progressing from there through every stage of the residential lighting design process. With special attention to sustainability and lighting for older eyes, this book contains the information you need to know about the latest trends impacting the lighting industry. Because the NKBA established the standard kitchen and bath guidelines for both new construction and remodels, Kitchen and Bath Lighting is aligned with the practices that are in high demand. This book is also an excellent choice for anyone hoping to obtain credentials as a Certified Kitchen Designer or Certified Bath Designer. Comprehensive coverage of the kitchen and bath lighting process, from the fundamentals of color to design documentation to construction Illustrated guidelines for using lighting tools like sources, luminaries, and controls in design development Glossary and end-of-chapter exercises for quickly learning and referencing key terminology and lighting techniques Companion website offering resources for instructors This new addition to the NKBA's Professional Resource Library is an essential reference for kitchen and bath designers, lighting designers, and interior designers, as well as contractors, retrofitters, specifiers, and anyone else involved in lighting kitchens and bathrooms. Kitchen and Bath Lighting will give you the visual understanding of lighting that can lead directly to client satisfaction.



NKBA Professional Resource Library 9 Volume Set

NKBA Professional Resource Library  9 Volume Set Author Nkba
ISBN-10 1119058538
Release 2015-04-20
Pages 3024
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NKBA Professional Resource Library, 9 Volume Set The NKBA Professional Resource Library provides a comprehensive and ready reference for students, professionals, and those hoping to earn their credentials in the kitchen and bath industry. The set covers the fundamentals of planning, design, construction, products, and project and business management with updated content approved by NKBA staff and course instructors, NKBA Accredited College and University instructors, and subject matter experts. Each individual volume includes new full-color photographs and illustrations and expanded features suited to the topic, such as additional CAD coverage in Kitchen and Bath Design Presentation and sustainability trends in Kitchen and Bath Lighting. Bath Planning: Guidelines, Codes, Standards, 2nd Edition by NKBA Kitchen & Bath Design Presentation: Drawing, Plans, Digital Rendering, 2nd Edition by Margaret Krohn, NKBA Kitchen & Bath Products and Materials: Cabinetry, Equipment, Surfaces, 2nd Edition by Ellen Cheever, NKBA Kitchen & Bath Residential Construction and Systems, 2nd Edition by NKBA Kitchen and Bath Business and Project Management, with Website, 2nd Edition by NKBA Kitchen and Bath Design Principles: Elements, Form, Styles, 2nd Edition by Nancy Wolford, Ellen Cheever, NKBA Kitchen and Bath Lighting: Concept, Design, Light by Dan Blitzer, Tammy Mackay, NKBA Kitchen and Bath Sustainable Design: Conservation, Materials, Practices by Amanda Davis, Robin Fisher, NKBA Kitchen Planning: Guidelines, Codes, Standards, 2nd Edition by NKBA



Space Planning Basics

Space Planning Basics Author Mark Karlen
ISBN-10 9781118174340
Release 2011-09-20
Pages 240
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Space planning involves much more than sketching a preliminary floor plan. A designer must take a client's programming needs into account and must also consider how other factors such as building codes and environmental factors affect a spatial composition. Space Planning Basics, now in its Third Edition, offers a highly visual, step-by-step approach to developing preliminary floor plans for commercial spaces. The book provides tools for visualizing space and walks the designer through other considerations such as building code requirements and environmental control needs. Specific programming techniques covered include matrices, bubble diagrams, CAD templates, block plans, and more. New to this edition are coverage of the basics of stair design, an essential aspect for planning spaces.



Architectural Drafting for Interior Designers

Architectural Drafting for Interior Designers Author Lydia Sloan Cline
ISBN-10 9781628920963
Release 2014-07-03
Pages 520
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This resource on architectural drafting introduces the topic specifically for beginning interior designers. This second edition adds a new chapter 14, 'Incorporating the Computer,' which covers integrating software with hand drafting. Content reorganization - like new chapter 3, '2D and 3D' - makes this edition even more intuitive, with specific topics easy to locate.



Kitchen Bath Residential Construction and Systems

Kitchen   Bath Residential Construction and Systems Author Jerry Germer
ISBN-10 9781118439104
Release 2013-11-18
Pages 288
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"Residential Construction and Systems is a compilation of the material originally published by the NKBA in two prior books, Residential Construction: Systems, Materials, Codes, 2006 and Kitchen & Bath Systems: Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, 2006."



Kitchen and bath drawing

Kitchen and bath drawing Author David Newton
ISBN-10 1887127593
Release 2006-01-01
Pages 196
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Kitchen and bath drawing has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from Kitchen and bath drawing also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full Kitchen and bath drawing book for free.