Architecture / June 13, 2018 /
Other items include land slope contours and the property orientation in reference to true north. Boring test are also indicated to explain soil conditions if necessary. Building designers are able to complete the house site plan by adding the footprint of the home to the map. The land conditions can be adjusted accordingly from there.
The preliminary design can begin once this variable is known. The topography map is much more detailed showing the contours and their accompanying numerical elevations of the site. It is actually a plat map with more complete and thorough details.