Home Planning from Scratch
Buying a ready to use home is practical. But you will loss the chance to set things based on your precise demand. There will be compromise that you need to take and that is not always easy to accept.
If you decide for building from scratch, planning will be all that you need. It will let you to make reasonable limit between your perfect dream and the budget that you have. You can start it by deciding the floors. Single floor home structure usually is quite simple. It is quite common to learn that this type of home will cost you less with less time to complete. Meanwhile, you need more money and time when you want to have two or more floors for your home. The structural calculation will be an important point. Any weak structure will have high risk for crumbling.
It is also important to think more about the material that you will use. It does not mean that brick based building is always stronger and durable compared with the wooden based structure. Any miscalculation will make the structure suffering from sudden or any accumulative damage quicker. The amount of the structure weight support will be the other thing to consider when you putting things in different floors setup.