The New Family Home

The New Family Home

Creating the Perfect Home for Today and Tomorrow

Book - 2002
Average Rating:
Rate this:
Baker & Taylor
Packed with great design ideas, this celebration of the customized house features twenty-four homes designed with the needs of individual families in mind, from empty nesters in search of a new nest to floor plans for a blended family. Reprint.

Ingram Publishing Services
Imagine a home designed for the family that lives in it. Author Jim Tolpin features 24 of them in The New Family Home, an innovative and inspiring look at the changing family home in America. The New Family Home takes readers on a tour of homes that meet the unique needs of families of all kinds. From flexible floor plans for blended families, to houses with a heightened sense of style for empty-nesters, this book calls to mind the essential bond between a family and the place it calls home.
-- A diverse look at a wide variety of family homes.
-- Includes floor plans, color illustrations, and more than 200 photographs.
-- Cloth edition has sold more than 40,000 copies since publication.
Adapting the concepts of "The New Cottage Home" for the family, this lavishly illustrated guide is full of innovative solutions for designing and personalizing one's home. 250 color photos. Illustrations.

Publisher: Newtown, Conn. : Taunton ; Poole : Chris Lloyd, 2002
ISBN: 9781561585656
Characteristics: 224 p. : col. ill., col. plans ; 28 cm
Additional Contributors: Lathrop, Mary


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further


Subject Headings

No similar edition of this title was found at SJCPL.

Try searching for The New Family Home to see if SJCPL owns related versions of the work.

To Top