While designing the basement few things have to be attentively & carefully designed so that this place has better facility and functionality of upper floors. We have gathered few designing ideas as how to incorporate things while designing basement in terms of lighting, ventilation, ceiling and flooring etc. Explore the ideas of designing basement.
Flat roof generally is flat with slope ranging from 1 degree to 5 degrees which is constructed same as the leveled floor. However, flat roof are recommended only in the pain areas and never advised in lofty regions.
Pitched roof is generally constructed on the hilly or elevated area with a slope of 10 or more degrees from the horizontal side. Material used in pitched roof is galvanized steel, cement sheets, steel sheets or wooden sheets fixed on Purlins which are supported by truss.
Roof leakage is a common problem that usually caused by improper installation and using defective material on the roof during the construction. Roof leakage can be a most frustrating problem for people living under the roof while replacing is not possible but repairing is helpful.
Basement is suppose to be a place for different creative activities but its designing is a problematic task as being an underground place basement lacks natural light and ventilation.