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With this completely updated encore to its highly welcomed debut, Interior Graphic Standards, Second Edition secures its place as the comprehensive resource for interior architects and designers. Thousands of detail drawings and carefully researched text by experts in the field guide readers in the design of interior spaces that perform as well as delight. Including all-new material on computer technologies and design practices influencing contemporary interior design projects, Interior Graphic Standards, Second Edition makes it easy for designers to stay current with recent trends. This new edition includes:
Expanded coverage of residential design; interior material energy use and environmental impact; and historic preservation and adaptive reuse
Updated coverage of sustainable design, eco-friendly materials, interior design, and ADA Accessibility Guidelines
Recent developments in commercial design and construction; basic building construction types and their impact on interiors; and commercial and residential renovation for smaller projects
An essential guide for today’s fact-paced and competitive building environment, Interior Graphic Standards, Second Edition is a critical reference tool for all professionals who are involved with building and designing beautiful, responsive, and enduring interior spaces.
Patricia Greichen, Allied Member ASID, is principal of Simpatico Design in Reading, Massachusetts. Her firm specilizes in residential design. She received her degree in interior design from Newbury College. She has served on the board of directors for ASID New England.
Section I Building Elements.
Chapter 1: STRUCTURE.
Stairs and Ramps.
Chapter 2: SHELL.
Exterior Vertical Enclosures.
Exterior Horizontal Enclosures.
Chapter 3: INTERIOR CONSTRUCTION.
Fire Resistive Construction.
Gypsum Board Assemblies.
Concrete Masonry Units.
Glass Unit Masonry Assemblies.
Windows and Glazing.
Raised Floor Construction.
Thermal and Moisture Protection.
Manufactured and Fabricated Rooms.
Chapter 4: INTERIOR FINISHES.
Wall Finish Requirements.
Integral Wall Finishes.
Wood Wall Finishes.
Tile Wall Finishes.
Metal Wall Finishes.
Wall Surface Coverings.
Floor Design Considerations.
Metal Deck and Concrete Floor Systems.
Carpet, Carpet Tile, and Mats.
Chapter 5: BUILDING SERVICES.
Fire Protection Systems.
Chapter 6: EQUIPMENT.
Toilet and Bath Equipment.
Personal Care Equipment.
Animal Care Facilities.
Laundry and Facilities.
Teller and Service Equipment.
Hospitality and Food Service Equipment.
Educational and Research Equipment.
Recreational and Performance Equipment.
Athletic and Fitness Equipment.
Cleaning, Disposal and Recycling Equipment.
Chapter 7: FURNISHINGS.
Furnishing Contracts and Tests.
Textiles for Interior Furnishings.
Cabinetry and Casework.
Art and Accessories.
Section 2 Contemporary Issues.
Chapter 8: COMPUTING TECHNOLOGIES.
The Transition from CAD to BIM.
Integrated Project Delivery.
Software as a Service.
The Unwritten Future.
Chapter 9: EXISTING BUILDING INTERIORS.
Historic Restoration and Preservation.
Evaluating Hazardous Materials.
Recycling Construction and Demolition Waste.
Chapter 10: INCLUSIVE DESIGN.
Aging in Place.
Continuous Care Retirement Communities.
Chapter 11: SUSTAINABLE DESIGN.
Design, Construction and Operations Issues.
Health Concerns in the Built Environment.
Interior Rating Systems and Certifications.
Costs and Schedule Implications.
A Anthropometric Data.
B Proportioning Systems.
C Graphic Symbols.
D Classical Interior Architectural Elements.
E Interior Minimum Uniformly Distributed Live Loads.