The Resource Elderhouse : planning your best home ever, Adelaide Altman

Elderhouse : planning your best home ever, Adelaide Altman

Label
Elderhouse : planning your best home ever
Title
Elderhouse
Title remainder
planning your best home ever
Statement of responsibility
Adelaide Altman
Title variation
Elder house
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A practical guide to home design for older people, explaining basic interior design elements to maximize living pleasure in a smaller living space, and providing ways to prevent accidents, ensure comfort, and maintain an independent, sustainable lifestyle in one's own home
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1925-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Altman, Adelaide
Dewey number
720/.84/6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA7195.A4
LC item number
E38 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Architecture, Domestic
  • Architecture
  • Architecture, Domestic
  • Architecture, Domestic
  • Architecture, Domestic
  • Architecture
  • Older people
Label
Elderhouse : planning your best home ever, Adelaide Altman
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-224) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Where Will You Live When You Grow Up? -- Obstacle Courses and Booby Traps -- Old Isn't Old Anymore -- Approaching Your Home: A Safe Hello -- Navigating Your Home: Getting from Here to There--No Problem! -- Food Preparation: What Fills Your Belly Feeds Your Soul -- Dining Facilities: Setting Pretty -- Communal Spaces: Sitting Pretty -- Sleeping and Dressing: Sweet (and Safe) Dreams -- Self-Care: Getting Personal -- Activity Rooms: For Busy Brains and Happy Hands -- Gardens and Outdoor Living: Smelling (and Planting) the Roses -- All Through the House: Additional Safety Tips -- Sound: Hear Ye! Hear Ye! -- Security at Home: Rest Easy -- Retrofitting Applied: Flo and Henry's Retrofitted Home -- Small Gems are Better than White Elephants -- Perspectives and Priorities: Bye-bye, Big -- Clutter and Collectibles: How Much Is Too Much? -- The Architecture: Don't Fight It, Join It! -- Scale: Too Big or Too Small? -- Balance, Unity, and Harmony: Three Friendly Ghosts -- The Cast of Color: Paint It Pretty -- Lighting: Looking Is Not Seeing -- Transparent and Reflective Materials: Things That "Aren't There" -- One-Room Living: Divide and Conquer--the Space -- Let Your Senses Lead You -- Planning Your Home--Your Way -- Thoughts Are Things -- Visual Aids: See It Before It Is
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 232 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1033593425
Label
Elderhouse : planning your best home ever, Adelaide Altman
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-224) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Where Will You Live When You Grow Up? -- Obstacle Courses and Booby Traps -- Old Isn't Old Anymore -- Approaching Your Home: A Safe Hello -- Navigating Your Home: Getting from Here to There--No Problem! -- Food Preparation: What Fills Your Belly Feeds Your Soul -- Dining Facilities: Setting Pretty -- Communal Spaces: Sitting Pretty -- Sleeping and Dressing: Sweet (and Safe) Dreams -- Self-Care: Getting Personal -- Activity Rooms: For Busy Brains and Happy Hands -- Gardens and Outdoor Living: Smelling (and Planting) the Roses -- All Through the House: Additional Safety Tips -- Sound: Hear Ye! Hear Ye! -- Security at Home: Rest Easy -- Retrofitting Applied: Flo and Henry's Retrofitted Home -- Small Gems are Better than White Elephants -- Perspectives and Priorities: Bye-bye, Big -- Clutter and Collectibles: How Much Is Too Much? -- The Architecture: Don't Fight It, Join It! -- Scale: Too Big or Too Small? -- Balance, Unity, and Harmony: Three Friendly Ghosts -- The Cast of Color: Paint It Pretty -- Lighting: Looking Is Not Seeing -- Transparent and Reflective Materials: Things That "Aren't There" -- One-Room Living: Divide and Conquer--the Space -- Let Your Senses Lead You -- Planning Your Home--Your Way -- Thoughts Are Things -- Visual Aids: See It Before It Is
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 232 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1033593425

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