House FAQs:

Q: Is a house a building that functions as a home?

A: Yes, and ranging from simple dwellings such as rudimentary huts of nomadic tribes and the improvised shacks in shantytowns to complex, fixed structures of wood, brick, concrete or other materials containing plumbing, ventilation and electrical systems.

Q: Are houses also subject to change as a consequence of globalization?

A: Yes, and urbanization and other social, economic, demographic, and technological factors.

Q: Is a house known as a household?

A: Yes.

Q: Was a house smaller?

A: Yes, and was only inhabited by up to four to five members.

Q: Are houses popular in some Asian countries?

A: Yes.

Q: Are houses constructed using scavenged materials?

A: Yes.

Q: Are houses often made of material sourced from a nearby garbage dump?

A: Yes.