Nicone

The Dynamic Family Home site
Helpful votes received on reviews: 83% (5 of 6)
Location: Norway
In My Own Words:
An architect with a Dynamic Family Home who loves writing about the renovating, reorganization and logistical challenges we face, looking for inspiration in great books.
 

Reviews

Top Reviewer Ranking: 3,530,272 - Total Helpful Votes: 5 of 6
Storage: Get Organized by Sir Terence Conran
Storage: Get Organized by Sir Terence Conran
4 of 5 people found the following review helpful
I've returned to this book whenever the fancy strikes me to get the house reorganized or decluttered. It is written in a down to earth sort of language keeping in focus the main message; how to get our house well organized and tidy, and how to keep it that way.

The author walks us through the dynamic process of living - from the scope of our first tiny apartment to the home of our blossoming and ever evolving family, and finally to the place we call home after our offspring leave the nest. Conran suggests that we use every transition (the process of moving in together, buying a new house, a renovation, and even an undesirable divorce) as an opportunity to sort through our stuff -… Read more
Spirit of the Home: How to make your home a sanctu&hellip by Jane Alexander
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
Reading this book starts you on a journey which may take years, guiding you towards your true home. It is a book to get lost in; be inspired by; come back to again and again; fall in love with; get angry at; and find useful information in. Sprinkled as it is with beautiful pictures there are several approaches you might take. You might put it on your table-top and show it off to your guests leafing through it once and again for the inspiring pictures. You might also focus on one chapter which captures you and read it thoroughly, but leaf through the rest. Then again you might start at the beginning and take on Jane Alexander's fascinating challenge - dig deep and wide within yourself and… Read more