Architecture / June 30, 2018 / .
This so called cut and fill procedure does two things. First it provides for a level ground surface area for the house location. Second, it shapes the land to slope water away from the home on all sides of the building.
Luxury villas come with unique and exclusive design. They stand out from the other houses because they equipped with heated pool, jacuzzi with panoramic view, underground wine cellar, sauna, tennis courts, cinema room, games room, etc. In addition they are located in privileged places and in some occasions even with beach or private port.
To adjust the land properly, the designer creates a grading plan to show how the topography will change to accommodate the building design. In other words, the contours are redrawn to remove soil, cut existing contour, or add soil, fill existing contour.
A home builder plan is used by home builders who only need a bare minimum set of house plans. This generally includes the elevations, floor plans, foundation plans, and roof plan. It may include a typical wall detail or two as well. It is very basic and the residential building designer has no control over the final outcome of the architectural detailing.