Well, a lot of matters depend on whether to build a single story or a double story home. In this blog, we are going to discuss the positive side and negative face of both single and double story homes. Let’s start with the advantages of the single-story home then the advantages of double story home following with their disadvantages.
The single-story homes provide more living space per square foot and it would not be too comprised inside also savings can be made by avoiding staircases. If you are living in a family with children’s staircase will be risky factors because chances for children falling from the staircase will be high. Chances for older people to fall down also cannot be avoided. If older people who need a path for wheelchairs will always go for single-story homes because single-story homes provide them to reach everywhere inside the home in urgent situations. While discussing safety, single-story homes can provide better safety such cases like fire, etc. Another point that can be considered is, in a single-story house some bathrooms are required. More design options are available for example; different varieties of ceiling heights and skylights are possible.
In this paragraph, the advantages of double story houses are being discussed. The major difference is cost; the cost per square foot is less because there is no need for further foundation or roof installation, etc. Plumbing and wiring distance is less thus savings in money and also a double story house looks better for a show. Studies have shown that people who need more privacy in life always prefer to in upstairs that more calm and quiet atmosphere is present there
When talking about the disadvantages of the single-story building, you should be prepared to spend more on per square feet because of creating the foundation, etc. Long length cables system is required around the home. Privacy issues can be faced in some situations. Moreover, the resale market for a double story house is more in demand. Going through the disadvantages of double story building staircase creating costs more and makes the home more compressed for usage. Construction time is more for a double story and shortage of varieties of ceiling heights. Even if you are not able to decide your choice, we are here to help. R & R Builders, one of the low-cost house builders famous in Thrissur, Calicut, etc. Free to contact us, we are ready to create your beautiful home as per your requirements