Space Planning Basics
- Publish Date: 2003-11-24
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Mark Karlen
The fully updated edition of the definitive book on space planning
Completely revised to address changes in industry practice and new technologies, Space Planning Basics, Second Edition presents all the necessary tools and know-how to effectively create design programming for both small and large space planning projects.
The author's step-by-step space planning approach demonstrates how to use matrices and diagrams to fully visualize the space analysis process, including how to apply bubble diagrams and block plans for establishing a workable spatial organization. With a focus on existing structures, this comprehensive book presents material in a realistic context to create a hands-on guide that helps develop applicable skills and provides accessible information for solving day-to-day issues in the real world.
This new Second Edition features:
- Discussions of CAD options in the planning process
- A variety of new skill-developing exercises
- Illustrations that reflect current ADA compliance