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DUPLEX HOUSE: Do You Really Need It? This Will Help You Decide!

what is a duplex house

The duplex house is usually a two-story house. There is the ground floor which includes rooms such as the living room, the dining room, or the kitchen. Some duplex house-ground floors overlook the outside whether it is the garden or the small courtyard. Very often, a staircase separates the two floors. It can be made of wood, metal, or stone. The ground floor is defined as the hub of the duplex house. Depending on the material of manufacture of this staircase, it gives the construction its duplex quality.

The second floor can be a level that is enlarged or a real floor with a certain height at the ceiling. In addition, there are usually parents’ and children’s bedrooms in addition to the bathrooms.

Usually, one can see duplex houses twinned with other buildings. Although there are some that can also be unique. A duplex house can have a garage or even a garden. You will see an illustration of beautiful duplex houses on MohanKumar Constructions.

When you decide to build your house, several names emerge. These are often building names like apartments, duplexes, villas, or even multi-story houses. You feel blue in all of this and you would like to know what it really is all about. In this article, we present to you the importance of a duplex house.

Recently, double homes are especially preferred by large families. So what is a duplex house? What are the types of duplex apartments? It has features like a rooftop or garden view. So, do duplex homes have disadvantages? Duplex apartments are two-storey buildings in a two-storey house, villa, or detached apartment that has many advantages. There are also disadvantages.

What are the advantages of duplexes?

The most important feature is that it is spacious. It provides families with free living space thanks to its two floors. You can spend time with your loved one on the roof or the garden with a view. Moreover, it is also beneficial for people who keep pets.

What are the disadvantages of duplexes?

You may need support for cleaning. Duplex floors can be very cold in winter or very hot in summer if thermal insulation is not provided. An unprotected roof can leak in winter and put you in trouble. If you have elderly family members, they may run up or down stairs. If there is no insulation in the reverse duplex, then there may be problems such as sweating and mold on the wall.

What are the types of double houses?

Standard duplex

It is in the form of a two-story house, these duplexes are connected to the second floor by stairs. These duplexes have a living room and kitchen on the ground floor, and bedrooms and kids’ rooms on the upper floors. Generally, upper floors are used as duplexes in apartments.

Duplex on the roof

The difference from the standard duplex is the second-floor attic. It is smaller in square meter. The second floors of this type are low-rise duplexes. It has large balconies.

Ground duplexes

These duplexes are located on the ground floors of apartments. In these duplexes, the ground floor gets the sunlight while the lower floors overlook the garden. The bedrooms and bathroom are on the ground floors, and the living room and kitchen area on the upper floors. It is especially preferred by people who want a garden and have pets.

Duplex with garden

These duplexes are similar to ground duplexes, but in garden duplexes, the entrance is from the upper floors. In the garden duplexes, there is a kitchen and a bedroom on the ground floors and a living room entering the garden on the ground floor.

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