Basement – A basement, also known as a souterrain, is an enclosed part of a building below ground level. Especially older houses have a basement. Originally used for storage of food, nowadays a storage space for the whole family.
Basement at a glance: Underground storage room
- Underground space of a building
- Plenty of space for supplies, boiler rooms and washrooms
- In the case of a new building, a basement can be dispensed with
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