0 Helpful?

Would someone be kind enough to review my floor plan?

I am doing a major remodel and addition to my house. Here's the proposed floor plan.

1-Model.pdf31.03 KB
Asked by Edward Yeh
Posted Oct 26, 2012 6:31 PM ET
Edited Oct 26, 2012 6:35 PM ET

Tags:

2 Answers

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.
1.

It's not clear exactly what information you seek, and you didn't mention your climate zone, or heating/cooling needs, or site conditions, or foundation system (slab? crawl space? basement?), or attic, or what's existing and what is proposed, but I'll give my two cents' worth:

1. Add closets to bedrooms
2. Add closets to entry areas
3. Mechanical room?
4. Solar orientation?
5. Glazing?
6. Wall section type?

To benefit from the folks who are far more expert than I and who contribute to this blog, you really should offer up much more information.

Answered by John Rockwell
Posted Oct 26, 2012 11:36 PM ET

2.

Your new family room will be dark/gloomy and having a diagonal travel path through the center of it will be difficult to furnish and uncomfortable to use.

Answered by James Morgan
Posted Oct 27, 2012 7:21 PM ET

Other Questions in Plans Review

Polyiso sandwich with synthetic underlayment

In Energy efficiency and durability | Asked by Jacob Cox | Aug 24, 16

DIY Heat Recovery and Ventilation Question

In Energy efficiency and durability | Asked by Geoffrey Cook | Aug 24, 16

Wall Detail for Exterior foam and .....(wait for it).....SHINGLES

In Green building techniques | Asked by Edward Cambridge | Aug 24, 16

What to do about stairs and doors during basement energy retrofit?

In General questions | Asked by adam stanton | Aug 24, 16

Solar hot air preheat for HRV/ERV

In Mechanicals | Asked by Pat Kiernan | Aug 17, 16
Register for a free account and join the conversation


Get a free account and join the conversation!
Become a GBA PRO!