INTERDISCIPLINARY JOURNAL OF CONTEMPORARY RESEARCH IN BUSINESS Developing a User’s Feedback Index to Improve the Design and Construction Phase of Private Housing in Developing Metropolitan
Afaq Hyder Chohan
VOL 2, NO 9
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Lecturer - Department of Architecture, Mehran University of Engineering and Technology, Jamshoro, Pakistan. A professional registered architect in Pakistan, Currently - Student of doctoral programme in Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. Abdul Waheed Memon Lecturer - Department of Architecture, Mehran University of Engineering and Technology, Jamshoro, Pakistan. A professional registered architect in Pakistan Naveed Agro Lecturer - Department of City and Regional Planning, Mehran University of Engineering and Technology, Jamshoro, Pakistan. Currently . Postgraduate student in University of Sydney Australia. Dr. Adi Irfan Che-Ani Senior Lecturer in the Department of Architecture, Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (National University of Malaysia). Registered building surveyor - Malaysia. His research interests are building performance evaluation, rainwater harvesting, building maintenance management and high-rise residential management. Corporate building engineer (United Kingdom). Nor Haniza Ishak Senior Lecturer in Department of Building Surveying, University Malaya Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and currently she is a student of doctoral programme in Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. Registered building surveyor in Malaysia.
Abstract It has been observed that designers are not always fully aware of consequences of their design solution, only through post occupational survey the designer usually realizes that what mistakes or bad decisions have been taken during the design process. It is a common conception that present day buildings are more vulnerable to design faults and resulting maintenance as compare to older counter parts. Despite the technological...