Materials and Detail
The materials used for a building or landscape affect how well it functions and lasts over time. They also influence how it relates to what is around it and how it is experienced. Materials should be practical, durable, affordable and attractive. Choosing the right materials can greatly help new development to fit harmoniously with its surroundings.
Features of apartment materials and details
- Reference the local material palette
- Use high quality materials
- Use recesses to create depth and Architectural composition in which elements and parts of the building are expressed logically, distinctly, and consistently. More
Roof materials and details
Roof materials must be high quality and reference the surrounding context. Roofs, including flat roofs, must incorporate detailed parapets, soffits, eaves, verges and ridges.