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Basics to be followed while planning a residential house

Sun Jul 22, 2012Total posts : 2
girija
girija
Join date: Jul 2012
Topic: Basics to be followed while planning a residential house

Hello,

Am a graduate civil engineer,, working since 1 yr as Quantity surveyor. Am interested in planning a residential house for 60'x40' east facing site. But i have minimum knowledge abt planning as am a beginner,, Can u plz give me the feedbacks for the attached drawing of house plan. And plz suggest wer can i learn the practical basics of planning?

 

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Thu May 30, 2013Post  #1
Navneet Jharia
Navneet Jharia

Join date: Dec 2010
Post subject: planning a residential house

Dear Girija, hello...! as you are a Civil Engineer, It is a wide field of Construction of almost every need of human,And I am sure  you might have basic knowledge of construction of very small buildings ,Irrigation structures (Stop Dam,spillways ,canal,etc.)Highways bridges ,culverts,Railway Engg. TrafficEngg. Town planning  etc... etc.The residential building construction is just a small part of it,,..The following points should be considered for basics of house/residential planning ..
1.Go through Building Bylaws of your State.It will give you idea of the permissible constructed area on various plot sizes and set back on plot.
2.Try to learn about specific sizes of Rooms like Drawing rm.,Dining rm.,Bed rooms, kitchen,store, Toilets, pooja rm.,dressing rm,Garage,parking etc.It is very much necessary .in  planning. 
3, Try to observe the movements inside and out side the building.,It is helpful in planning.
I think these points are enough for starting,,,,Good luck..
 
Fri May 31, 2013Post  #2
S L Gupta (Civil Engg)
S L Gupta (Civil Engg)

Join date: Mar 2008
Dear Girija
       The tips given by Sh. Navneet are very important and useful in the construction field.
The civil engineering is very vast field and on each and every step we experience new difficulties and challenges and learn much more about the construction.
In my view if you have time than see the web site gharexpert.com. Here you find each and every thing about building construction, drawings, interior and vastu.It will give you more pleasure/ knowledge when you read side by side the articles and do the things in field in your sweet home.See some links below

http://www.gharexpert.com/articles/Start-Construction-1528/Guidelines-while-Starting-Construction_0.aspx

http://www.gharexpert.com/construction-ideas/start-construction.aspx

http://www.gharexpert.com/articles/Layout-House-Plans-1512/Layout-Building_0.aspx


http://www.gharexpert.com/articles/Cement-Concrete-1753/Centering-Shuttering--Form-Work_0.aspx

http://www.gharexpert.com/articles/Raw-Material-2282/Buying-tips-Bricks_0.aspx



 

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