High Fit Home: Designing Your Home for Health and Fitness

3 avg rating
( 2 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780060751616: High Fit Home: Designing Your Home for Health and Fitness

In today's increasingly health-conscious world, homeowners are paying more attention to creating spaces conducive to a fit lifestyle. The possibilities available go far beyond building a home gym that you may or may not ever use. Whether by grand staircases for daily exercise or thoughtful floor plans to encourage walking or even cleverly incorporated climbing walls, indoor pools, or other sporting elements, your home can promote good health through its design. High Fit Home examines this phenomenon through fully illustrated profiles of over a dozen homes that architecturally create health-conscious environments.

Featured Projects include:

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (Princeton, New Jersey)
Sprint Headquarters (Overland Park, Kansas)
Lawson/Westen House (Los Angeles, California)
Aronoff Guesthouse (Santa Monica, California)
The Pool House (Utah)
The Tennis House (Connecticut)
The VXO House (London, UK)
The Millennium Apartment (New York, New York)
The Bachelor House (Minneapolis, Minnesota)
Murray Street Sky Court (New York, New York)
The Sinnott Residence (Los Angeles, California)
The Adirondack Camp House (Connecticut)
Ninevah Beach House (Sag Habor, New York)
The Spine House (Cologne, Germany)
The Gipsy Trail House (Croton, New York)
The Mountain House (Stratton, Vermont)
The Carriage House (New York)
The Ess House (Seattle, Washington)
The Lake Michigan House (Michigan)
Ten Broeck House (Columbia County, New York)
Park Slope Townhouse (Brooklyn, New York)
Atlanta Residence (Atlanta, Georgia)

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Joan Vos MacDonald is the author of the books "Cyber safety" and "Nicotine". Focusing on the subjects of health and architecture; she has written and edited for "American Baby", "Consumer Reports" Books; "House Beautiful"; and Whitney Library of Design, among others. A former staff writer for "The Journal News", MacDonald is now an editor and vice-president at North American Precis Syndicate.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Joan Vos MacDonald
ISBN 10: 0060751614 ISBN 13: 9780060751616
New Quantity Available: 6
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # 97800607516160000000

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.43
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Joan Vos Macdonald
Published by Harper Design International (2005)
ISBN 10: 0060751614 ISBN 13: 9780060751616
New Hardcover Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
smeikalbooks
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Design International, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Brand new book. Fast shipping form our UK warehouse in eco-friendly packaging. Fast, efficient and friendly customer service. Bookseller Inventory # 9780060751616N

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
4.71
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.74
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Joan Vos MacDonald
Published by Harper Design (2005)
ISBN 10: 0060751614 ISBN 13: 9780060751616
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Design, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0060751614

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
11.11
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.08
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Vos MacDonald, Joan
Published by Harper Design 2005-08-02 (2005)
ISBN 10: 0060751614 ISBN 13: 9780060751616
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller
M and N Media
(Acworth, GA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Design 2005-08-02, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. First Edition. 0060751614 We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Bookseller Inventory # TM-0060751614

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
13.72
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.08
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Joan Vos MacDonald
Published by Harper Design (2005)
ISBN 10: 0060751614 ISBN 13: 9780060751616
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Design, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0060751614

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
19.91
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Joan Vos MacDonald
ISBN 10: 0060751614 ISBN 13: 9780060751616
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97800607516161.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
18.64
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.08
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Joan Vos MacDonald
ISBN 10: 0060751614 ISBN 13: 9780060751616
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
BücherExpressBerlin
(Berlin, Germany)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Hardcover Aug 02, 2005. Book Condition: Neu. Neuware!. Bookseller Inventory # FK2406

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
13.81
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 8.93
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Joan Vos MacDonald
Published by Harper Design International, United States (2005)
ISBN 10: 0060751614 ISBN 13: 9780060751616
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Design International, United States, 2005. Hardback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. In today s increasingly health-conscious world, homeowners are paying more attention to creating spaces conducive to a fit lifestyle. The possibilities available go far beyond building a home gym that you may or may not ever use. Whether by grand staircases for daily exercise or thoughtful floor plans to encourage walking or even cleverly incorporated climbing walls, indoor pools, or other sporting elements, your home can promote good health through its design. High Fit Home examines this phenomenon through fully illustrated profiles of over a dozen homes that architecturally create health-conscious environments. Featured Projects include: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (Princeton, New Jersey) Sprint Headquarters (Overland Park, Kansas) Lawson/Westen House (Los Angeles, California) Aronoff Guesthouse (Santa Monica, California) The Pool House (Utah) The Tennis House (Connecticut) The VXO House (London, UK) The Millennium Apartment (New York, New York) The Bachelor House (Minneapolis, Minnesota) Murray Street Sky Court (New York, New York) The Sinnott Residence (Los Angeles, California) The Adirondack Camp House (Connecticut) Ninevah Beach House (Sag Habor, New York) The Spine House (Cologne, Germany) The Gipsy Trail House (Croton, New York) The Mountain House (Stratton, Vermont) The Carriage House (New York) The Ess House (Seattle, Washington) The Lake Michigan House (Michigan) Ten Broeck House (Columbia County, New York) Park Slope Townhouse (Brooklyn, New York) Atlanta Residence (Atlanta, Georgia). Bookseller Inventory # LVN9780060751616

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
23.92
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Joan Vos MacDonald
Published by Harper Design Intl (2005)
ISBN 10: 0060751614 ISBN 13: 9780060751616
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Design Intl, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. new title edition. 160 pages. 11.25x10.25x0.75 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0060751614

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
54.07
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Joan Vos MacDonald
ISBN 10: 0060751614 ISBN 13: 9780060751616
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
L Books
(EPINAY SUR ORGE, France)
Rating
[?]

Book Description see description. Book Condition: New. Satisfaction Guaranteed. If you are not satisfied with your purchase, you can return it for a replacement or refund. Bookseller Inventory # AEM2-3466

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
54.07
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 8.08
From France to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds