Course Outline Basic Design Materials

Basic Design Materials

This text includes detailed descriptions, explanations and usages for each and every basic design material. Discover the indoor environment and usage of hardwood, veneers, plywood, and laminate. Go on to learn about moldings and decorative applications, as well as a few do-it-yourself distressed wood surfaces. For exterior spaces, you’ll learn about masonry and the different types of stone used in design. Read about how to design with brick and concrete in spaces like the bathroom and kitchen. This text also includes information-packed reference charts on hardwoods and softwoods.