Interior Design Reference Manual

Interior Design Reference Manual

Interior Design Reference Manual

New Edition. Interior Design Reference Manual: Everything You Need to Know to Pass the NCIDQ Examoffers a comprehensive review of all NCIDQ exam content areas. What's New for the Sixth Edition Revised to focus on IDFX, IDPX, and the Interior Design Practicum. Updated to incorporate the 2012 International Building Code and 2010 ADA/ABA Accessibility Guidelines. Organized by content area, with icons that indicate which content areas are covered in each chapter. Expanded coverage of: AcousticsBarrier-free designBuilding regulations and codesCost estimating and budgetingFinishesLightingMeans of egressMeasurement and draftingProject managementQuartz surfacingSeismic restraint for ceilingsSourcing and researching manufacturer's information Sustainable design The two multiple-choice sections of the NCIDQ Examination have changed to a computer-based format. Use the Interior Design Reference Manual study guidelines, exam tips, and tables to simplify your NCIDQ exam preparation. Exam Content Areas Covered Design Concepts and Programming Design Constraints Building Systems and Construction Research, Analysis, and Selection of Products and Details Communication and Documentation Project and Business Management

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Genre : Architecture
Author : David Kent Ballast
Publisher : Professional Publications Incorporated
Release : 2013
Total Pages : 656 Pages
ISBN : 1591264278


Interior Design Reference Manual

Interior Design Reference Manual

Interior Design Reference Manual By David Kent Ballast

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Author : David Kent Ballast
Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Release : 2017-07-26
Total Pages : 222 Pages
ISBN : 1973869896


The Interior Design Reference Specification Book

The Interior Design Reference Specification Book

DIV In the world of interior design, thousands of bits of crucial information are scattered across a wide array of sources. The Interior Design Reference & Specification Book collects the information essential to planning and executing interior projects of all shapes and sizes, and distills it in a format that is as easy to use as it is to carry. You’ll also find interviews with top practitioners drawn across the field of interior design. —Fundamentals provides a step-by-step overview of an interiors project, describing the scope of professional services, the project schedule, and the design and presentation tools used by designers. —Space examines ways of composing rooms as spatial environments while speaking to functional and life-safety concerns. —Surface identifies options in color, material, texture, and pattern, while addressing maintenance and performance issues. —Environments looks at aspects of interior design that help create a specific mood or character, such as natural and artificial lighting, sound and smell. —Elements describes the selection and specification of furniture and fixtures, as well as other components essential to an interior environment, such as artwork and accessories. —Resources gathers a wealth of useful data, from sustainability guidelines to online sources for interiors-related research. /div

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Genre : Design
Author : Linda O'Shea
Publisher : Rockport Publishers
Release : 2013-07-01
Total Pages : 288 Pages
ISBN : 9781610587907


Manual Drafting For Interiors

Manual Drafting For Interiors

The interior designer's guide to effective hand drafting The kinesthetic act of completing a manually drafted drawing gives interior designers a greater understanding of the space they're designing, time to reflect on their work, and the skills needed to quickly draw freehand for presentations and design concept developments. Manual Drafting for Interiors is an essential reference for interior designers learning how to manually draft scaled floor plans, elevations, sections, and three-dimensional drawings. Clearly explaining techniques and methods, it begins with an explanation of drafting tools and their various uses, and then presents instructions and illustrations that indicate how to complete increasingly more difficult drafting conventions. Additionally, readers will learn drawing techniques for indicating various materials, symbols for coordinating related drawings, and architectural lettering. Complemented with extensive drawings, inspiring examples, and tips for developing your own style of graphic expression, Manual Drafting for Interiors arms readers with essential skills they'll use throughout their career as a designer.

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Genre : Architecture
Author : Christine Cavataio
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2012-02-01
Total Pages : 160 Pages
ISBN : 9780470879405


Human Dimension Interior Space

Human Dimension Interior Space

Standards for the design of interior spaces should be based on the measurement of human beings and their perception of space, with special consideration for disabled, elderly, and children

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Genre : Architecture
Author : Julius Panero
Publisher : Watson-Guptill
Release : 1979
Total Pages : 320 Pages
ISBN : 9780823072712


The Interior Design Handbook

The Interior Design Handbook

Perfectly necessary for our current times: The new bible of interior design. While we spend more time at home than ever before, learn from the guru who has coached an entire Scandinavian generation in the art of creating a harmonious home. Frida Ramstedt believes in thinking about how we decorate, rather than focusing on what we decorate with. We know more today than ever before about design trends, furniture, and knickknacks, and now Frida familiarizes readers with the basic principles behind interior and styling--what looks good and, most of all, why it looks good. The Interior Design Handbook teaches you general rules of thumb--like what the golden ratio and the golden spiral are, the proper size for a coffee table in relation to your sofa, the optimal height to hang lighting fixtures, and the best ways to use a mood board--complete with helpful illustrations. Use The Interior Design Handbook to achieve a balanced, beautiful home no matter where you live or what your style is.

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Genre : House & Home
Author : Frida Ramstedt
Publisher : Appetite by Random House
Release : 2020-10-27
Total Pages : 240 Pages
ISBN : 9780525611073


Residential Interior Design

Residential Interior Design

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.

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Genre : Architecture
Author : Maureen Mitton
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2011-03-29
Total Pages : 304 Pages
ISBN : 1118013034


The Codes Guidebook For Interiors

The Codes Guidebook For Interiors

Now available in an updated and expanded third edition, The Codes Guidebook for Interiors incorporates the latest standards for interior projects. The book presents the International Building Code, Life Safety Code, NFPA 5000, ICC/ANSI accessibility standard, and many others in a clear, jargon-free style. In addition, you'll find a thorough referencce for the NCIDQ exam or the interior portion of the ARE. Whether you're an architect, interior designer, facilities manager, construction manager, or developer, The Codes Guidebook for Interiors, Third Edition is an indispensable tool of the trade. Order your copy today.

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Genre : Architecture
Author : Sharon K. Harmon
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2006-12-26
Total Pages : 480 Pages
ISBN : 9780470148679


Ncidq Idpx Sample Questions And Practice Exam

Ncidq Idpx Sample Questions And Practice Exam

"NCIDQ IDFX Sample Questions and Practice Exam contains 225 exam-like, multiple-choice questions that will help you pass the Interior Design Fundamentals Exam (IDFX). This year, the two multiple-choice sections of the NCIDQ Examination changed to a computer-based format: Interior Design Fundamentals Exam (IDFX) is available to individuals who meet NCIDQ's education requirements, regardless of years of experience. ; Interior Design Professional Exam (IDPX) requires individuals to meet both education and experience requirements. NCIDQ IDFX Sample Questions and Practice Exam delivers IDFX review questions organized into two parts: The first part includes 100 sample questions that cover the seven content areas of the IDFX. ; The second part consists of a 125-question practice exam that is consistent with the exam's content areas, format, and level of difficulty. Detailed answers are included for all sample and practice exam questions. Exam Content Areas Covered: Building Systems and Construction ; Construction Drawings, Schedules, and Specifications ; Design Communication Methods and Techniques ; Design Theory ; Measuring, Drafting, and Technical Drawing Conventions ; Programming, Sustainability, and Site Analysis ; Sourcing and Research for FF&E."--Publisher's website.

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Genre : Architecture
Author : David Kent Ballast
Publisher : Professional Publications Incorporated
Release : 2013
Total Pages : 106 Pages
ISBN : 159126426X


Interior Design Reference Manual

Interior Design Reference Manual

The National Council for Interior Design Qualification (NCIDQ) certifies interior designers through a nationally administered exam. Professional Publications's study package for this exam includes a comprehensive subject review book and a practice exam for the part of the test examinees fail most often.For the thousands of interior designers in the United States and Canada each year who take the National Council for Interior Design Qualification (NCIDQ) certification exam, the Interior Design Reference Manual is the ultimate study guide -- the only one recommended by the NCIDQ.Passing the exam is a prerequisite for membership in the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID), the Interior Designers of Canada (IDC), and the International Interior Design Association (IIDA).The Interior Design Reference Manual covers all exam topics -- organized in sections that correspond to the major divisions of the test -- and reinforces key concepts with numerous illustrations and tables.More than 200 practice problems with solutions give readers practice with all types of questions on the exam.

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Genre : Buildings
Author : David Kent Ballast
Publisher : Professional Publications Incorporated
Release : 1992
Total Pages : 326 Pages
ISBN : UOM:39015050790735