Residential Construction Vs Commercial Construction | Difference


Commercial construction is the business of building and selling or leasing manufacturing or assembly plants, medicinal centres, retail shopping centres, and standard space for offices. The business varies primarily in the size and scale of operations. Almost, all the commercial constructions are done by using a flat slab because of less construction time and is easier to construct and requires cheaper formwork.

To avoid any defects in both the construction types, we have to maintain quality in the structure like the aggregate mix, sand-cement ratio, type of cement, grade of cement, grade of steel.


Residential buildings are most often called the houses or homes. Residential buildings are built by using beams, columns and general slabs. It requires heavy work. The residential building includes the following type of buildings;

  1. Apartment Building.
  2. Detached house.
  3. Duplex house.
  4. Fourplex house.
  5. Semi-Detached house.
  6. Townhouse or

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