AuthorsDen.com   Join (Free!) | Login  

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
   Services MarketPlace (Free to post!)
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  Sonny Hudson, iAndrew Updegrove, iD.L. Carroll, iJ. Joy Matthews Alford - Sistah Joy, iDavid Hearne, iKellee Stone, iBilly Allmon, i

  Home > Home & Garden > Books Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Cherie Fehrman

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Books
· Articles
· News
· 9 Titles
· Add to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Oct, 2010

Cherie Fehrman, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
Sometimes the Dragon Wins
by William Walling

The successful deployment of a space elevator system allows China to virtually monopolize international commerce, and U.N. Intelligence Agency Asset Rudy Cateel is blackm..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
Dancing with Bulls: A Matthew and Mason Adventure
by Alan Cook

While on a vacation at Knossos Palace in Crete, Matthew and Mason are spirited back 4,000 years ago to the Minoan civilization where they have to dance with a bull..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members



Home Decorating Q&A Plus Designer Sources
by Cherie Fehrman  Kenneth Fehrman 

Share this with your friends on FaceBook
Books by Cherie Fehrman
· Only Angels - How to Raise and Train the Perfect Sighthound
· Interior Design Innovators 1910-1960
· Color: The Secret Influence
                >> View all

Category: 

Home & Garden

Publisher:  Fehrman Books ISBN-10:  0615408419
Pages: 

116

Copyright:  December, 2010 ISBN-13:  9780615408415

Home decorating guide to help you save money and avoid costly mistakes. Written by design experts in a concise, condensed format that covers home decorating, remodeling, and staging your home for sale. Includes more than 100 designer sources that you can use. Designer secrets about color, lighting, furniture, accessories, how to work with a contractor without getting ripped off and much more.

Amazon
Barnes & Noble.com

Home Decorating Q&A is written in a concise format with easy to access answers to the most commonly asked questions about home design and decoration. It is available in eBook format  at Smashwords.com and will soon be available in print at Amazon.com. It contains 28 color photos with examples of how to choose colors for your home and how to avoid costly mistakes - here's a little of what's inside the book....

Contents

Question #1 - What is My Project?
    •Home decorating
    •Home remodeling
    •Home staging for sale

Question #2 - Where do I begin?
    •Using Color in your home - how to create your personal color plan
    •Use of Space
    •Color Preference
    •How to Choose Paint
    •How to get a healthier interior
    •How to choose paint colors
    •Our favorite paint colors
    •Thinking pink? Think again
    •Altering interior spaces with color
    •Residential color use
    •Color balance in interiors
    •Interior color themes
    •Color distribution
    •Color and energy conservation
    •Color for antique houses: Colonial Period, Georgian Period, Empire Period, Regency Period, Federal Period, Biedermeier Period, Victorian Era,  Aesthetic Movement, Arts & Crafts Movement, Art Nouveau, Edwardian Era, Modernism, Art Deco Period, Mid-20th Century, Late 20th Century
    •Color and natural light
    •Color and artificial light
    •Tips for matching colors
    •Color Plan Summary

Question #3 - How do I select flooring?
    •Carpet   
    •Sisal
    •Vinyl and Laminates
    •Linoleum
    •Hardwood
    •Cork
    •Ceramic tile
    •Glass tile
    •Stone and terazzo
    •Selecting flooring based on budget
    •Money saving tips


Question #4 - How do I select window coverings?
    •Draperies and curtains
    •Shades/blinds
    •Shutters
    •Top treatments: valances and cornices
    •Tips for choosing window treatments

Question #5 - How do I choose efficient lighting?
    •Creating a lighting plan
    •Best uses for lighting fixtures
    •Lighting the living room or family room
    •Lighting the dining room
    •Lighting the kitchen
    •Lighting the bedroom
    •Lighting the bathroom
    •Lighting the home office
    •Special effects lighting
    •Outdoor lighting
    •Tips for matching colors under different lighting

Question #6 - How do I work with a contractor?
    •How to find a reliable contractor
    •How to choose between contractors
    •How to protect yourself from getting ripped off by a contractor
    •Typical construction problems
    •What to do if things aren’t going well
    •How to make payments to a contractor while protecting yourself

Question #7 - How do I choose furniture and accessories for my
budget?
    Upholstered Furniture:
    •Furniture Frames
    •Furniture Springs
    •Furniture Fill
    •Furniture Fabric
    •Pros and cons of upholstery fabrics
    Wood Furniture:
    •Construction tips
    •Determining quality

Question #8 - What’s the best way to arrange my furniture and
accessories?
    •Furniture Placement
    •Guidelines for space planning room by room
    •Accessories


Question #9 - What are some designer sources that I can use?
    Listings of designer sources including:
    •Bathroom and kitchen fixtures
    •Carpets and rugs
    •Children’s furniture and accessories
    •Fabrics & Leather
    •Flooring and countertops (marble, granite, slate)
    •Flying wall beds (amazing space savers)
    •Furniture and accessories
    •Lighting
    •Low VOC paint companies and retailers
    •Other home improvement products
    •Restoration supplies and services
    •Wallcovering

Question #10 - How do I stage my home for sale?
    • Ten rules for making a quick sale
    • Low budget staging tips
   
   
Photography
Andrew McKinney Photographer, San Francisco - http://mckinneyphotography.com/
Todd Pickering Photography - http://www.toddpickering.com/fineart.htm
Fehrman & Fehrman, San Franicsco


Interior Design
Fehrman & Fehrman Design & Color Consulting
http://www.ColorTheSecretInfluence.com
http://www.FehrmanBooks.com
fehrman1.earthlink.net   
   
 


Excerpt

Look inside the book at Amazon.com




Want to review or comment on this book?
Click here to login!


Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!





Featured Book
Suspicions of the Heart
by Rita Hestand

A short contemporary romance novel. A sensual romance. Candy Arnold inherits a broken down ranch in the Panhandle of Texas from her father. Since she's really never had a..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
Jodi's Journey
by Rita Hestand

The war was over. The town of Esser Crossing ebbed closer to a slow death while Jodi Parker and Hunter Johnson fought desperately with one last chance to save..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members




Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.