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This type of building has anywhere from 2 to 5 stories with each floor housing 1 to 4 units.

Garden Apartments

1

The lowest floor of Garden Apartments may contain what?

Occupied apartments

Storage areas

Utility rooms

Laundry facilities

Trash rooms

2

In the 1940s and 1950s garden apartment buildings were of what type of construction?

Ordinary construction with Masonary walls

3

What type of building materials did Garden Apartments use in the 1960s through the 1970s?

Woodframe construction with Masonary the veneer walls and Masonary and concrete stairway.

4

What type of building materials were used to build apartment buildings in the 1980s to the present day?

Lightweight woodframe construction containing would stairwells and some form of combustible materials for siding

5

A common apartment configuration consist of what?

Stairwell

Foyer

4 apartments

6

What level of hey apartment building is laid out differently from the rest of the building?

Terrace

7

This type of an apartment is where large three or four bedroom apartments occupy portions of quadrants A B and C while smaller efficiency apartments occupy part of the B and C quadrants question?

Wraparound