House Vocabulary: Things Around the House with Pictures

Last Updated on November 17, 2023

Whether you’re looking to rent or buy a new home, or simply want to improve your English language skills, understanding house vocabulary is essential.

In this section, you will learn all the words you will need to be able to talk about things around the house.

House Vocabulary

Parts of a House Vocabulary

Different Parts of the House

  • Ridge
  • Roof
  • Chimney pot
  • Chimney
  • Satellite dish
  • Wall
  • Window
  • Hanging basket
  • Garage door
  • Basement
  • Driveway
  • Fence
  • Balcony
  • Door
  • Brick
  • Letter box/ Mailbox
  • Antenna
  • Door knocker
  • Garage
  • Gable
  • Shutter
  • Skylight
  • Step
  • Burglar alarm
  • Doorstep
  • Dormer window
  • Eaves
  • Stairs

Parts of the House | Image

Learn the names of items around the house to increase your vocabulary words in English.

Around the House Vocabulary in EnglishPin

Rooms in the House Vocabulary

Rooms in the House

  • Living room – the main room in a house where people relax, watch television, …
  • Bathroom – a room where there is a bath or shower, a basin, and sometimes a toilet
  • Kitchen – the room where you prepare and cook food
  • Bedroom – a room for sleeping in
  • Garden – the area of land next to a house, where there are flowers, grass, and other plants, and often a place for people to sit
  • Garage – a building for keeping a car in, usually next to or attached to a house

Rooms in the House Vocabulary – Image

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In the Garden Vocabulary

Objects in the Garden Vocabulary

  • Hedge
  • Tree
  • Cow
  • Sheep
  • Fence
  • Plant
  • Wheelie bin (U.K)/ Recycling bin (U.S.)
  • Pot
  • Bucket
  • Watering can
  • Garden hose
  • Boots
  • Broom
  • Fertilizer
  • Soil
  • Hoe
  • Gloves
  • Shovel
  • Wheelbarrow
  • Vegetable garden
  • Seed packet
  • Animal
  • Grass
  • Lawn mower
  • Flower
  • Pond
  • Faucet

Objects in the Garden | Image

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Types of Houses

Different Types of Houses

  • House
  • Hut
  • Hotel
  • Building
  • Farmhouse
  • Barn
  • Dormitory
  • Log cabin
  • Lighthouse
  • Nursing home
  • Castle
  • Block of Flats (U.K) – Apartment building (U.S)
  • Terraced houses
  • Villa
  • Skyscraper/ high rise
  • Semi-detached houses
  • Detached house
  • Cottage
  • Igloo
  • Tent
  • Camper van

Different Types of Houses | Image

Different Types of HousesPin

House Vocabulary Video

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