Types of Building
Following are the types of building, based on their usage.
Residential buildings are those buildings that are used for residence. For example: house, flat and hostel etc.
Commercial buildings are those which are used for commercial purposes. For Example: shop, godown, bank, plazas, shopping malls etc.
Educational buildings are those which are used for educational purposes. For example: school, colleges, universities etc.
Building used as office of specific organization is known as office building. For example: post office, secriteriat, mobilink office, telecommunication office etc.
Buildings used for industrial purposes are known as industrial building. For Example: Factory, industries etc.
Hospital buildings are those where human being or animals are diagnosed. For example: dispensary, veterinary hospital etc.
Religious buildings are those where people worship according to the teachings of their religion. For Example: Mosques, church etc.
Buildings used for recreational purposes are known as recreational buildings. For Example: Cinema, swimming pools, theatre, gaming zone, indoor sports complex etc…
Buildings that are built to remember history are known as historical buildings. For Example: Miner-e-Pakistan,
Building used for storage of different materials is known as Godown. For example: cold storage, garage, ware houses etc.
Building that facilitates public is known as public building. For example: railway station, bus stand, library etc.
Buildings used for social purposes are known as social building. For example: marriage halls, community centers etc.