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Table of Contents
                            Kitchen and Bath Design
	Contents
	Acknowledgments
	Introduction
	Who Are Residential Space Planners?
	Overview of Book
	Kitchen Design Principles
	Bath Design Principles
	1 Design Basics
		Basic Design
		Planning Procedures in Kitchen and Bath Design
	2 Basic Construction Methods for Kitchens and Baths
		Introduction
		Codes and Standards
		Foundations
		Framing
		ADA-ANSI Standards
	3 Universal and Ergonomic Design
		Definition of Terms
		Assessment Methods and Techniques
		Ergonomic Solutions for Kitchens and Baths
		Ergonomic Storage System
	4 Kitchen Design Basics
		Standard Cabinet Dimensions
		Standard Countertop Dimensions
		Industry Guidelines for Countertop Work Space
		Total Integrated Planning
		Space Planning
		CoreKitchen™
		Food Preparation Techniques
		Food Storage
		Plumbing Selections for Kitchens
		Appliances
		Counters and Backsplashes
		Cabinetry
		Spatial Clearances and ADA Guidelines
		Food Preparation Flow
		Integrating the Kitchen with Living Spaces
	5 Appliances
		Refrigeration
		Cooking Methods
		Ventilation
		Dishwashers
		Water Appliances
		Coffee Brewing Systems
		Summary
	6 Cabinetry
		Cabinet Construction Types
		Standard Cabinet Dimensions
		Interior Cabinet Hardware
		Custom Cabinetry
		Adjustability in Cabinetry
		Appliances and Standard Cabinetry
	7 Bath Design Basics
		Information Objectives
		Codes, Clearances, ADA and Universal-Design Bathrooms
		Plumbing Codes
		Electrical Codes
		Basic Bathroom
		Planning Checklist for Bathrooms
		Bathroom Space Planning
		How to Get Started
		Bathroom Electrical
		Selecting Bathroom Fixtures
		Environmental Factors
		Heating and Air Conditioning
		Sound Control
	8 Plumbing
		Plumbing Codes
	9 Electrical and Lighting Basics
		How Electrical Power Is Delivered to the House
		Electrical Terms and Definitions
		Electrical Receptacles
		Electrical Codes and Standards
		Lighting Systems
	10 Mechanical Applications
		Ventilation
		Heating
		Water Heating
		Sound
	11 Surfaces
		Natural Stone
		Wall Tile
		Floor Coverings
		Walls
		Ceilings
		Counters
		Summary
	12 Sustainability
		Kitchen and Bath Projects
		Recycling of Materials
		Water
		Plumbing
		Energy Conservation
		Summary
	Appendix
	Glossary
	Bibliography
	Index
                        

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