Architect Matthew Schoenherr, AIA, has 25 years' experience in the residential design and the construction industries. He is principal in the firm Z: Architecture, which has completed more than 200 additions, renovations, and new homes. He is the author of Taunton Press' book Updating Classic America: Colonials. Matthew lives on the Connecticut shore with his wife and three sons.
Linda Mason Hunter is a freelance writer who has written for numerous magazines including Better Homes & Gardens, Home, Fine Homebuilding, Historic Preservation, Family Circle, and Country Living. She is the author of The Healthy Home and Southwest Style. She lives in Des Moines, Iowa.
Wendy Jordan is senior contributing editor of Professional Remodeler and former editor of Remodeling. She is the author of The Kidspace Idea Book and Taunton's New Kidspace Idea Book. She lives in Washington, D.C.
Very pleased with the book and received it more quickly than expected.Published 4 months ago by Pamela Vasilik
I thought this would help me while I renovate and remodel my new colonial - nope... it really only provides a larger picture of types of colonials and some (very few) total... Read morePublished 12 months ago by roselips
This book is great to see panelling ideas and moldings if you are handy with wood you can recreaate itPublished 16 months ago by ScttBvr
This book is just what I was looking for as we update our colonial house. And it's great having it on the ipad.Published 21 months ago by Mary
I do love colonials and this excellent book gives a very good overview of all the aspects of colonials from history to design to beautiful examples. Read morePublished on June 5, 2011 by Charlene Smith