First Floor Plan

NORTH

NORTH

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LOFT PLAN

Figure 6-4 A second-level floor plan can also show part of the space below. This helps to visualize what one can see when looking from this upper floor to the lower one.

Laundry Drawings Specifications

UJ ALI

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LAUNDRY

Figure 6-5 Built-in features such as sinks, cabinetry, and water closets are drawn as viewed from above.

Grid Pattern Design Architecture

Figure 6-7. Also, a different pattern can be used on the floor plan to denote a change in the floor treatment, such as the grid pattern in the kitchen and utility room in Figure 6-7. Much of the other information given on a floor plan is more general, with the items spelled out in more detail in other drawings or specifications. For example, a water heater or handrail is designated as such on the plan, and its detailed specifications are found elsewhere in the construction drawings or written specifications.

Figure Drawing Construction

Figure 6-6 In this partial floor plan, doors are drawn simply, just showing their size and direction of swing. For example, 3° means a door that is 3 feet in width.

Figure 6-7. Also, a different pattern can be used on the floor plan to denote a change in the floor treatment, such as the grid pattern in the kitchen and utility room in Figure 6-7. Much of the other information given on a floor plan is more general, with the items spelled out in more detail in other drawings or specifications. For example, a water heater or handrail is designated as such on the plan, and its detailed specifications are found elsewhere in the construction drawings or written specifications.

Figure 6-6 In this partial floor plan, doors are drawn simply, just showing their size and direction of swing. For example, 3° means a door that is 3 feet in width.

Figure 6-7 Dashed and dotted lines are used in this floor plan to indicate upper cabinets in the kitchen and utility areas, as well as ceiling changes.

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