What is list of drawings to start a house construction?

Working drawing is a proper dimensioned graphical information , so as to ease the work of a contractor and bring out the work with quality and perfection on site. They may include architectural drawings, structural drawings, mechanical drawings, electrical drawings, plumbing drawings and so on.

The scale at which drawings are prepared should reflect the level of detail of the information they are required to convey. Different line thicknesses can be used to provide greater clarity for certain elements.

Architectural working drawings may be used for different purposes that includes statutory approvals, for contractors to plan the construction works, to provide instructions on site, for the procurement of components, for the preparation of shop drawings, and so on.

Apart from these depending on the complexity of the design details for construction has to be provided wherever necessary.

Site plan layout

In this stage the building site layout from the government documents are carefully noted and drafted . This is the stage where the rules and regulation like FSI, total buildable area and the height restriction of the building is noted for the planning stage.

Approved general building plan

Once the rules and regulations are noted , Building plans are made with clients requirement in mind . This is the stage where elevation , building sections are made for the clients to visualize.

Architectural Working drawings

These set of drawings contain executable drawings with precise measurements and level markings so as to ease the work of construction on site.

Structural drawings

With the completion of architectural working drawing, structural grids and the necessary details pertaining to the structural aspect of the building is made with accuracy.

Service drawings (Mechanical , Electrical , Plumbing , HVAC etc.)

This is the stage when work starts getting executed on site , simultaneous the service aspect of electrical, Plumbing is planned and issued on site.

Detailed plans and shop drawings

Once the framework of the building is made, a detailed shop drawing is issued for electrical and plumbing fitting and fixtures .

Elevation drawings

Once the Building is constructed with all the above mentioned drawing , a detailed elevation drawing is issued which mentions the materials, textures and finishes with precision.

Once these stages are completed on site, Interior works gets started.

Apart from these depending on the complexity of the design details for construction has to be provided wherever necessary.