In case of the choice of the house is of great importance what the house is built of. It influences quality, conveniences and, of course, the price. The real estate market offers a wide choice and with a question what type of the house to choose, there shan’t be problems. We will consider in more detail.
The brick house
Many experts consider a brick the best material for construction of the house. Really, for the last two thousand years the mankind didn’t think up anything better than a brick. If you want the house from a brick, learn from the owner everything about the construction period. The brick in itself has almost no shortcomings, however at a stage of construction of the house the main mistakes are made. It is necessary to know pluses and minuses of the brick house competently to choose housing.
Durability. Service life of a regular brick — 150 years. High durability. For example, one square centimeter of a brick of the M100 brand can sustain loading in 100 kg. Ecological it is net. The brick is made from natural materials of the Wall from a brick well hold heat in the winter and don’t overheat in the summer. The environment (sharp temperature drops, a rain, snow, wind) don’t influence brick durability. Insects and fungi don’t strike brick walls. Not fire. Though fire reduces its durability by 50–60%.
High cost. In case of a construction additional heaters are necessary. if they aren’t in the ready house whether think is necessary to you such. Without heaters the house will badly heat up in the winter. Absorbs water. Therefore the majority of houses revet with one more layer of a brick. If there is no facing, builders are advised to protect a wall plaster. If long not to heat in cold time, then temperature the requires a lot of time (several days). For brick walls especially strong base is necessary. If you choose the brick house pay attention to it.
The Wooden house
It is better to choose the wooden house if you buy the cottage, but not fixed housing.
Such house is influenced by neither soft soil, nor the bad base. The wooden house breathes. It will be much easier to sleep in such house to you. Low heat conductivity. In winter time in the wooden house you will save on heating. Some wooden houses can easily be sorted and transported on other place. It needs to be specified at the buyer or specialists.
Wooden houses breathe literally. Such houses have property to sit down or, on the contrary, to rise. So if you want to make repair (to change a tile, etc.) you will need additional decisions, therefore and costs will be. A tree — fuel. And house not an exception. Choosing the wooden house, pay attention to fire safety. The additional danger is constituted by a garage, a bath and other extensions, especially if they are located close to the house. The tree is inclined to rotting. One more danger — bugs bark beetles. But in case of the proper handling of it it is possible to avoid easily.