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Types of Home Styles Around the World

Have you ever wondered what houses look like in other countries? Regardless of the culture or country, the idea of home has always been important. Whether it’s a place or a feeling, humans are always redefining what a home means.


Chalet (Alpine Region in Europe)

This type of home is made of wood, with a heavy, gently sloping roof. Wide, well-supported eaves are set at right angles to the front of the house. Today, the chalet now refers to any skiing/hiking holiday home.