Explore a whole new take on 'downsizing' your home. This hot concept in homeownership is not based on scaling back because you're winding down for retirement...it's about reconnecting with what's really important for having a satisfying, efficient domicile. Small Homes, a special collection of best-selling articles from Fine Homebuilding magazine, delves into the advantages and joys of a trending topic that's popping up everywhere—living in a home ranging from 550 to 2500 square feet. In some cases, that could be the size of one room in an oversized, costly McMansion!
Think small. Reap big. How could something so small work for you? How would you maximize your space? Would you have to give up the things you love? All the answers are here in Small Homes where you'll find in-depth articles on10 small home projects; from house styles to remodeling strategies. You'll get all the inspiration you need to garner ideas and tackle any project. You'll find inspirational photos to show you just how well this concept can work. There's also expert advice on space-saving ideas and the latest products geared toward small-space living.
Small Homes includes:
- The "big deal" overview of why small houses are the latest trend
- Ideas for creating your own; a cabin getaway, carpenter home, urban homestead, mountain-top tree house, ranch redo, even a Lichtenstein studio
- Smart advice for designing and remodeling compact kitchens and baths to get the most bang for every foot of space
- PLUS! Get an excerpt from Katie Hutchison's upcoming book The New Small House (Taunton Press, Fall 2015), which offers a photographic tour of four additional small homes.
See how small homes offer a more energy efficient, more accessible and less stressful lifestyle. Come home to where comfort, craftsmanship and livability mean more than sprawling space. Clear away the unnecessary square footage and get rid of the excess clutter. Experience the joy and beauty of Small Homes and who knows, you just might choose to go less.
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