Elevation Designs for Kerala HomesNovember 20, 2013

Elevation Designs for Kerala Homes

Exterior elevations can add immense beauty to your house. However, looking for an architect who can help with elevation ideas is no easy task. Here are some tips to help you choose elevation designs for Kerala homes:

a) Does the architect reflect your tastes and preferences?: The front-side of your house reflects your individual taste and style. Besides giving your house the street appeal, it gives people an idea of how the interiors would look. Check if the architect’s preferences and tastes match yours. Even if he or she does not, check how well receptive they are to your thoughts and adaptable to your ideas.

b) Research: A little research helps a lot. Do you prefer a color bond or a tiled roof? Should it reflect dark or light colors? Would it stand apart from the rest of the houses in the area or do you want it to blend-in with the other designs in the colony? A glance through different magazines, display villages, clippings from newspapers, etc. can help you get an idea of what to expect.

c) Traditional elevation ideas: Traditionally, homes in Kerala used tiled roof for elevation. Although this had waned, it has now returned with a bang.

d) Landscaping: A front garden can drastically change the exterior look of your house. Thanks to modern landscaping ideas, space is no longer a problem.

e) Padipurra or Verandas: Traditionally, verandas in Kerala were incorporated through padipurras. This was where people made a formal entry into the house. A lamp was hung here in the evening. Today, homes that incorporate traditional Kerala architectural styles include this. They extend from the front elevation and can be an excellent place for everyone in the family to greet each other.

f) Patios: Patios can be added to the exterior. You can always add a large umbrella to keep yourself cool from the scorching sun.

Keeping in mind these few factors in designing, an elevation ensures that your project is a success and your house is the envy of everyone in the neighborhood.

RECENT POSTS
ARTECH REALTORS

properties to invest in Trivandrum

Top Residential Properties to Invest in Trivandrum

Trivandrum, the capital of Kerala, is a bustling city that has seen significant development over the years. The city is… Continue reading Top Residential Properties to Invest in Trivandrum

Read More
home-insurance

A Definitive Guide to Home Insurance

Home insurance is a crucial aspect of home ownership in India that is often overlooked. It is a type of… Continue reading A Definitive Guide to Home Insurance

Read More

Related Projects

A few of our inspiring projects

Apartments in Trivandrum

Being the state political capital, an educational hub as well as home to Kerala’s largest and rapidly-expanding IT hub, Artech has realized the growth potential of Trivandrum as a prime spot for real estate investment. Artech builders in Trivandrum offer a number of lavish and eye-popping apartment projects located in classy niche areas to inspire you.

More
Information
Apartments in Thrissur

The city built around the base of a 65-acre hillock is steeped in rich cultural and spiritual history. Aside from being known as the cultural hub of Kerala, Thrissur is also known as a major business center. Artech offers Thrissur, one of its finest creations to-date, the Artech Gateway, featuring exclusive lifestyle apartments.

More
Information
Apartments in Kollam

Located on the banks of the scenic Ashtamudi Lake, this ancient city dating back to the biblical times, has a strong commercial reputation. The verdant beauty of this city also attracts many people to set-up homes here. As flats in Kollam are in great demand, Artech Realtors have a number of luxurious projects offering superior homes with amazing blue vistas to its residents.

More
Information
Apartments in Kottayam

Kottayam has always been at the forefront for education and literacy. Aside from this, it’s a peaceful town that thrives on commerce. Artech Realtors have given Kottayam their first taste of high-end luxury living with Artech Rio. The unending views of the surrounding greenery, the meandering river and outstanding amenities makes life in these classy apartments one-of-a-kind.

More
Information
Apartments in Thiruvalla

Thiruvalla, which has earned the moniker the ‘Land of the NRIs’ is situated on the banks of the Pamba and Manimala rivers. With a paucity of suitable homes for the cream of the society, there was a glaring need for luxury flats in Thiruvalla. The blissful Artech Kaazhcha apartments offer an inspiring mix of high-end comfort and luxury.

More
Information

DISCLAIMER

The information provided on this website is meant for general guidance. Though we have taken utmost care on the accuracy of the contents, the customer should make an autonomous assessment of the contents. However, the prospective buyers should rely upon the terms and conditions of the sale and construction agreement between the Builder and the Client.

The visuals of the projects symbolize artistic impression only. The information contained herein including the fittings, finishes, features, floor size and color etc. in the visuals are subject to change. However, the plans & specifications indicated in the Builder and Client agreements are final and we have not authorized anyone to make any oral commitments or promises on our behalf in regard to the plans and specifications of the apartments/projects.

For any clarification please feel free to call +91 9847 600 600 or walk into our offices. Our representatives will always be at your service.