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House Parts Defined

Ever tried pointing out an architectural detail to somebody, only to fumble for what to call it? Or put in a call to a contractor to fix a part of your home and have to call it "you know, that thingamajig"?

Don't worry, it's happened to all us. So to help you out the next time you need to identify a part of a structure or a design element, here's a handful of definitions that even some of the editors weren’t familiar with.

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