habitable space

habitable space

By code, a space occupied by one or more persons for living, sleeping, eating, or cooking (although a kitchenette is not usually deemed to be a habitable space). Compare with nonhabitable space.
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THIS SUMMER, THE FAMILY WILL BE SPENDING THEIR SAVINGS ON: HOBBIES FOR THE KIDS 'Matilda loves gymnastics and Jack is into skateboards, so these savings will come in handy.' SORTING OUT THE GARDEN 'We're trying to make it a more habitable space and this is something the kids can help with for free - a bit of planting and digging.' A FUN DAY OUT 'The kids love softplay or trampolining, so we always keep an eye on Groupon for discounted days out.' GETTING OUTDOORS 'There's a brilliant nature reserve near us with boating lakes and a beach.
Conversion of loft space within detached outbuilding to habitable space and creation of shower room and lobby at ground floor.
"It was both a challenge and an opportunity to determine how we were going to transform a 1930s garage and convert it into a habitable space that worked for two purposes," said John Cain, design director at Venture Architects.
At the size of two minibusses, it will be designed with 13 square meters of habitable space, allowing onboard astronauts to take their space suits off inside the vehicle during exploration.
2677/F 26 Knockbreda Rd Single storey rear extension, conversion of outbuildings to habitable space and alterations to rear elevation.
Increase the living space by efficient layout and by adding a room or incorporating an outdoor area into the habitable space. This increases the floor area and improves comfort and lifestyle without being too costly.
Even sci-fi genre was the Soviet's Almaz space station a habitable space base designed for reconnaissance and surveillance, but that was also equipped with a cannon to fire at enemy satellites.
Among the basic desires of the human condition is to be in a habitable space that allows him or her to move freely and feel a sense of calm, contentment, and cheer.
| Mr & Mrs Lyster, conversion of garage to habitable space, 16, Station Approach, Honley, Holmfirth.
Bigelow, founder of Bigelow Aerospace and a pioneer in developing commercially viable, habitable space structures.
If a yellow-bellied marmot population grows too large, leading to a strain on habitable space, a female yellow-bellied marmot will sometimes allow her daughters to settle nearby, and about half will accept the invitation.