Plots of land that include slopes are often dismissed as too troublesome to build on. Clever design can incorporate a slope and turn it into a dramatic feature or use it to increase the space available by sinking one side of the building. Upside down living in densely populated areas is increasingly becoming the norm.
Account for the surroundings
If the land is next to a busy train line or a main road there are a variety of things that you can do to reduce the impact of the noise such as “acoustical site design” This combines the use of materials, building techniques and the site’s natural shape and contours to reduce noise travelling into your building.