Home is where the god resides: 10 types of houses in the world
The world contains over 7 billion souls in over 200 countries and both the numbers are growing. More the people, more the need of shelters and homes and the need of a place to live give way to innovation. Here you will find 10 types of houses that are found in various countries around the globe.
1. Stilt Houses
Stilt houses are the houses raised on wet soil or on a body of water. Stilt houses use wood to engrave a foundation in the ground and are built for many reasons such as protection against floods, building on even grounds and to ventilate underneath the house. But sometimes people just do it to enhance the house design and beauty. These are commonly found in countries like Indonesia.