An ideal cooking space always starts with a great plan. It’s critical to create the space around the actual needs of the cook and others who will use the area. It isn’t just about looks; it’s about convenience, ergonomics, function and fun.
Northridge, CA (PRWEB) February 18, 2011
Acclaimed garden designer Scott Cohen is back with this essential collection of his favorite outdoor kitchen and barbecue plans. Homeowners and contractors alike will find all the information they need to build high-performance outdoor kitchens in sizes and configurations that work for different spaces, budgets and cooking styles.
The book features 70 detailed plans taken from Cohen’s own portfolio. Every page features a new project with clearly illustrated layouts, accurate measurements and specific guidance on the materials needed to complete the job.
“Like others across the country, we’re seeing a large demand from homeowners who want to expand their existing living space with outdoor amenities,” says Cohen. “For many, it all starts with outdoor cooking and entertaining.
Each project includes the careful attention to detail Cohen is known for.
“An ideal cooking space always starts with a great plan,” he says. “It’s critical to create the space around the actual needs of the cook and others who will use the area. It isn’t just about looks; it’s about convenience, ergonomics, function and fun.”
The book also features a detailed how-to guide that demonstrates Cohen’s innovative techniques for exquisite concrete counters. Contractors and skilled homeowners can use the step-by-step instructions to bring their designs to reality.
About the Author
Scott Cohen is an acclaimed garden designer and author whose award-winning work has been showcased frequently on national TV and in numerous books and magazines, including Better Homes and Gardens, Women’s Day, USA Today and The Los Angeles Times. Cohen and his company, The Green Scene, demonstrate their innovative design and construction techniques on HGTV, A&E and other design networks.
Learn more about Cohen’s design secrets for backyard living in the books: Scott Cohen’s Poolscapes, Petscaping, Pool Perspectives (volumes 1-3), and his award-winning Outdoor Kitchen Design Workbook.
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