These are a few words and phrases that you’re likely to come across while house hunting…
An atrium is a space in the center of a home that is either open air or covered with a glass ceiling to allow more natural light.
A cupola is a dome-like structure that acts as a decorative addition to the roofline.
A portico is an entryway that’s complete with columns and a roof, usually with a small porch.
A bay window projects outward from the wall to add more natural light and usually has three sides.
A rotunda is a circular-shaped room that often incorporates a domed ceiling.