User Satisfaction In Apartment Buildings Transformed To Cafe Houses: Sample Of Konya

Thesis Type: Postgraduate

Institution Of The Thesis: Gazi Üniversitesi, Fen Bilimleri Enstitüsü, Turkey

Approval Date: 2015




n time, due to city centers of social, cultural, economic changes, apartment buildings in city centers come unusable their original functions. These structures are re-used considering environmental factors and user profiles. In this study, houses reused as café houses were examined frame of Zafer and Alaaddin which are Konya's center regions. Firstly, apartment buildings reused as café houses' plans fictions, were examined, which identified field survey. In order to determining the level of user satisfaction survey, questionnaire was created to parallel by plans. Re-use is an important protection way to both proceeds of the function and increased the viability of buildings. This method is not applied on buildings with historical value only, but also who witnessed the near-term, has lost its function due to economic, social, cultural or environmental causes, is an important applicable method. The survey results are applied to the operation of the cafe customers, the process has become the subject use of the cafe's positive from the point of view the negative aspects aimed to transport. The condition of new functions of needs back was measured by user's perception and satisfaction. Which properties of space operations are satisfactory by the users and which changes leads to plans by new function, was determined by this analyze. On the other hand, by this study it was intended to lead the way to other apartment buildings which need to re- use, are in building stock.