Does your Toilet Keep Refilling? And Making weird noises, hissing, and just seems like it’s taking forever to fill? I’ve got a list of 6 fixes that can make your toilet stop running. Starting from 1 will be the most common fix, up to 6, the least common fix. Check out this picture to get […]
Apartment house, also called apartment block, or block of flats, building containing more than one dwelling unit, most of which are designed for domestic use, but sometimes including shops and other nonresidential features.
Apartment buildings have existed for centuries. In the great cities of the Roman Empire, because of urban congestion, the individual house, or domus, had given way in early imperial times to the communal dwelling, or insula (q.v.), except for the residences of the very wealthy. Four stories were common, and six-, seven-, or eight-story buildings were occasionally constructed. Another type of apartment existed in Europe in the Middle Ages, consisting of a great house or mansion, part of which was subdivided into smaller sets of rooms in order to house the servants and other retainers of an important