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We change our homes. We see what others are doing – on the web, in books, in person: We keep up with the Joneses. Why? The hype of media drives all fashion, but working on your home takes the largest parts of our wallets, and time. Entire chains of big box stores respond to huge trends from “color of the year” to Hygge http://hyggehouse.com/hygge.
John Milnes Baker is an award-winning architect who specializes in Residential Design He was a 2018 recipient of Marquis Who’s Who Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award as a “leader in the field of architecture.” Mr. Baker is the author of American House Styles: a Concise Guide originally published by W.W. Norton & Co. in 1994. A new expanded edition was published in July 2018. https://www.amazon.com/s/?ie=UTF8&keywords=john+milnes+baker&tag=mh0b-20&index=stripbooks&hvadid=78408976674170&hvqmt=e&hvbmt=be&hvdev=c&ref=pd_sl_5ew0ucceph_e along with How to Build a House with an Architect, published in 1988 by Harper & Row. An adjunct professor he taught courses on the History of the American House at The New School in New York City.