Unit Overview
1 Design Problems
2 Parts of Building
3 Types of Building
4 Construction Methods
5 Thermal Insulation
6 Sound Insulation
Sample Papers

Types of Building

Within construction there are many different types of building, you will need to describe the following types of building to better understand the range of work undertaken by the construction industry:

  1. Bungalow

  2. Terrace House

  3. Timber frame house

  4. Cavity wall house

  5. SIPs House

  6. Office

  7. Apartment

  8. Tower block

  9. Maisonette

  10. Portal frame

  11. Shopping centre

  12. Huff Haus

  13. Cross Laminated Timber

  14. Exo Skeleton

  15. Industrial units

  16. Studio apartment

 

 

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