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Oct 20, Jordan McCollum added it Shelves: Wish there were a bit more about pour-in-place countertops, but there is at least a little. Countertops made of custom-formed, colored, and finished concrete can look like marble, granite, glass, or sculpture—the look is limited only by the imagination.

Building a concrete bathroom shower can be a tremendously creative endeavor, especially when you have ample space at hand. Hannes rated it really liked it Nov 20, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Cheng even put in bamboo cabinets. Jul 18, Patrick rated it liked it. What are the main functional considerations when designing curved pieces? Derek rated it really liked it Jul 24, When approaching the design of an entire kitchen, for ….

Eric Olsen Goodreads Author. A refreshing look at countertops for today’s on the go professional.


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There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Paperbackpages. When approaching the design of an entire kitchen, for … Read More. To redeem himself, Cheng burned off the plastic protruding from the concrete, filled in the cracks resulting from the mistake and polished the hearth, giving it that instant patina that concrete can easily provide.

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Growonlittlejobbies rated it it was amazing Jan 18, Kate rated it liked it Jun 26, Aug 05, Elaine Nelson rated it liked it Shelves: In fact, concrete has extensively been used as a decorative and structural material in architecture and building in our recent …. When Durell said she wanted amber imbedded to remind her of her youth in Sweden, when she would hunt for the fossilized tree-sap on the beach, Cheng obliged.

Homeowners will be inspired by cncrete color photographs that chebg this exciting medium to life.

Nov 07, Jesse rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Its inspirational for someone building their house, but not really suitable for either remodelling or for any house where the kitchen isn’t on ground level.

This is fancy, architectural concrete for building a really special kitchen where the kitchen is a stylish showpiece rather than the warm centre of a family home.

A kitchen island stands alone. Lists with This Book. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The only place I think it is a bit out of date is cehng relation to mix design and off the shelf concrete mixes.


Make … Read More. Refresh and try again. They referred to him as an American version of the French designer Phillipe Stark, who designs chairs, nightclubs and hotels.

In his latest book, Concrete at Home, The Taunton Presshe documents the pitfalls of building a fireplace for a San Francisco penthouse. We think it would look fantastic, but have come up empty-handed as to whether it would work. What began as classes to gage the amount of interest on the narrow subject of concrete countertops has progressed and evolved into a movement toward ….

Books by Fu-Tung Cheng. Charlie Obergfoll rated it it was amazing Apr 21, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. They now have a better range of concrete you can I’m ccheng the middle of installing concrete countertops in my kitchen after having tested out in the bathroom as the vanity countertop. However, as mentioned in my article Bathrooms: This book reinvents the countertop with a single material: