Still recently the overwhelming majority of city dwellers lived in apartments, not reflecting on construction of own house.
Today, construction technologies have become easier andMore accessible, there were firms ready to build a house for a moderate fee, so people began to think about the advantages and disadvantages of living in a house or apartment.
The choice depends on the preferences and lifestyle of people, it is impossible to say exactly where to live better.
Life in a private home
As a rule, a private house is located on theEven if it is small, and its significant part is occupied by a residential building and other buildings, there still remains enough space for rest and realization of one's desires - for growing a garden, building a playground or a swimming pool, building a bath, creating a landscape design, keeping households Pets or farming.
The apartment can not breed rabbits and even contain a large dog is very uncomfortable and difficult.
One of the most notable advantages of a private home- this is the absence of neighbors outside the walls. Residents of nearby houses can not be compared with neighbors in the apartment: they will not fill the ceiling, will not make noise or wake you up in the morning with the sound of a drill, you do not have to get irritated because of the garbage in the entrance left by unscrupulous residents of the neighboring apartment. In a private house, neighbors are far enough behind the fence, so interests intersect much less often.
Although in this situation there may be conflicts associated with the construction of a fence or the conversion of windows to a neighboring site.
Private house is attractive in that everything in itYou can think over it for yourself, especially if you are going to build it from scratch. You can choose the appearance, and the number of floors, and the location of rooms, and the orientation of the windows on the sides - so that everything was perfect. If desired, you can transfer any internal partitions, if they are not carriers, while in the apartments you need to obtain the appropriate permission. Private houses, as a rule, are larger in area, therefore they allow all household members to settle comfortably.
In the modern world, people are dependent on comfort,Which provide engineering systems of water supply, heating, electricity, sewerage. On the one hand, the apartment does not need to worry about such problems, if everything works well - but it is necessary to depend on the established tariffs for these services and put up with a schedule of heat supply or interruptions in the supply of water. In the house you can install autonomous systems - electricity generators, borehole, stove or fireplace.
Living in an apartment
The life in a city apartment gives an opportunityQuickly reach any desired point even in the absence of a car: nearby there is always a hospital, a kindergarten, a school, shops. All entertainment infrastructure and institutions providing various services are nearby. In the city, a person feels safer: the fire engine, ambulance, police will reach the apartment faster. Mail reaches quickly, the Internet works well, there is cable TV, unlike some suburban areas. The city has good roads, and they do not have to be cleaned at the entrance of the snow.
For communications in the apartment, of course, havePay by tariffs, but most of the time everything works, and when a problem arises, you do not need to look for a solution yourself. Also, you do not need to repair the entrance yourself, maintain the quality of communications, take out the garbage.
But, living in an apartment, it is necessary to put up with a bad environmental situation, noise in the street, unpleasant neighbors, enclosed space.