Plots|7 best tips for home construction

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Plots – The basic idea behind the selection of land for home construction is the shape and angle.Before buying proper care to be taken.

7 best tips for Selection of plots for home construction.

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plots-home construction
The following are the 7 best tips to be considered before buying :
  1. The shape
  2. The slope
  3. Soil Quality
  4. The angle
  5. Roads nearby
  6. Junctions
  7. Surroundings of the Plot.

 For the shape, the following points need to keep in mind.

  1.  The shape of the plot should have only four corners.
  2.  Right angles should be there near four corners
  3. The ratio of Breadth: Length in a rectangular Plot should not exceed 1:2
  4. West & East side direction of the plot should be at 90 degrees. The slight deviation of 10-15 degrees is acceptable
  5. square or rectangle are the best shapes of plots of land for home construction

Extended Plots:

Though Plots with right-angle corners (90 degrees) are best.
 But plot with extension in a certain direction has proven good results.

Given below details about few extended plots:

a. “T” Junction is not good & should not buy.
b.Plots at dead ends, It is better not to buy them.
c.If the plot is narrower at the entrance and wider at its rear, it is good but opposite is not good
d. Triangular, oval, round to be avoided for home construction.
e.On the diamond shape of the plots, the house should not construct, with the corner facing north.
f. Plot with L-shaped is inauspicious and should not buy.
g. Cuts at corners are not good. Better to buy the missing corners.

Different shapes and their effects

Given below a few shapes of the plots and their effects, if a home construction is done on them.
  1. Square
  2. Rectangle
  3. Circular
  4. Wheel-shaped
  5. Odd or irregular
  6. Bhadarshan
  7. Long bar
  8. Cart
  9. Damru
  10. Visham bahu
  11. Drum or dholak
  12. Hand pan
  13. Varahan Mukhi
  14. Turtle
  15. Bow shaped
  16. Muslakar (long oval with a cut in one side)
  17. Hexagon
  18. Elliptical
  19. Polygonal
  20. Octagonal
  21. Pot type
  22. Simha mukh (like lion face wider in front)
  23. Gaumukh (like cow face narrow in front)

1. Square

This shape have all corners straight, with 90 degrees and this shape is very auspicious, brings, health, wealth and happiness.

2. Rectangle

 This shape is good and auspicious. Brings all-round prosperity.

3. Circular

This is good for constructing circularly shaped buildings.

4. Wheel-shaped

 If the house was constructed on this shaped plot, the owner will lose financial status and faces poverty.

5. Odd or irregular

 If a house was constructed on this, it causes all type of problems and poverty.

6. Bhadarshan

 This is not good for residence. This can be used for a special type of buildings like government buildings only.

7. Long bar

 If used for cattle shed, this is not a good place.

8. Cart

 This causes poverty, even imprisonment.

9. Damru

 This is a tiny musical damru shape with a deep bend in the middle. There will be having eyesight problems. If the house was constructed on this shape.

10. Visham bahu

This will involve inmates in court litigations, affects health, even drives them to poverty.

11. Drum or dholak

 This will cause loss of the wife and other female members of the family.

12. Hand pan shape

 This will create a loss of cattle, wealth etc.

13. Varahan Mukhi

This is a pig-shaped plot.
If constructed on this, it causes the death of brothers and relatives.

14. Turtle

If construction on this, It may cause owner and family members imprisonment, untimely death and murders.

15. Bow shaped

Inmates of this plot may face the fear of theft, attack by enemies etc.

16. Muslakar (long oval with a cut on one side)

It may bring enmity and loss of friendship.

17. Hexagon

Hexagon is good if all other principles of Vastu are followed.
For the family members, It is helpful in the progress.

18. Elliptical

Elliptical type may cause a loss in many ways like women, respect,money, women.

19. Polygonal

Polygonal type should be converted into a rectangle.
It may bring legal litigations. and false allegations if not done.

20. Octagonal

Octagonal type is auspicious and it will bring all-round prosperity.

21. Pot type

In Pot type, if People live in, may face obstacles to progress and problems.

22. Simha mukh ( like lion face wider in front)

Simha mukh or lion face wider in front shape is not good for residential purposes.
This type is very auspicious for business purposes.

23. Gaumukh (like cow face narrow in front)

This is auspicious for home construction if roads are present in the west and south sides of the plot.

Conclusion:

By using the above  7 tips for plots selection, plots shapes & its effects we can check the plots before buying for home construction.
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Ashwini Kumar is a graduate in civil engineering from NIT Warangal. He has 8+ years of experience in the construction field. He is the author, founder of the Easy Home Builds blog

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