A good elevation should show the following:

A good elevation should show the following:

The standard elevations are drawn at a scale of 1: 100, but the architect can always customize them according to you needs. For example, the professional can use a ratio of 1: 200 and any other.

In addition to the elevation giving you a clear picture of the exterior look of your house, it’s also required by the local authorities that use it in giving you the building permits. The authorities inspect the drawings and ensure that they are in line with the building regulations.