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- Types of houses
People live in different kind of houses. Many people keep on moving from one place to another. … The houses we live in protect us from heat, rain, wind, dust and animals. We built different kind of houses in different region depending on the climate of that region.
We need shelter
to protect ourselves from harsh weather conditions
to protect ourselves from wild animals
to keep ourselves safe, secure and comfortable
The house type depends upon the climate and weather of the area. Houses are built with readily available materials in the area.
Different types of houses:
Kutcha house: Houses in remote areas and villages are built with readily available material like wood, stones, clay, mud, leaves, thatch or crops residue. These houses are not durable and are thus called kutcha houses
Pucca house: Houses in urban areas and cities are built with cement, mortars and bricks. These houses are well planned. These houses are durable and are thus called pucca houses. e.g. apartments, manors, bungalows, mansions etc. Pucca houses are also called permanent houses.
Temporary houses: Houses which are not fixed and can be carried from one place to another are called temporary houses.e.g. tent houses, caravans, houseboats etc