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A

abut

abutment

access

accordion door

acoustics

adobe

adobe pueblo

A-frame

air conditioner

air pocket

airport

alcove

alloy

aluminum siding

amusement park

anchor

antenna

ante-room

apartment

apartment building

aqueduct

arcade

arch

arched doors

architectural elements

architectural elevation

architectural plan

architectural section

archway

area

armor

art gallery

artificial lighting

asbestos

asphalt

asymmetrical

atrium

attic

awning

B

bakery

balance

balcony

balloon frame

ballroom

balustrade

bank

bannister

bannister

barn

base

baseboard

basement

bay

bay window

beam

bedroom

blind

blind window

brace

bracket

brass

brick veneer

bricks

bridge

bronze

bubble diagram

building

buttress

C

cable

cafeteria

campus

canal

cantilever

capital

carpenter’s tools

carpet

carpet

carpet-padding

carport

carriage house

casement

casement window

cast iron

castle

catenary arch

cave

ceiling

ceiling tile

cellar

cement

cemetery

ceramic tile

chamber

chandelier

chimney

cinderblock

circle

circulation

circus tent

city hall

clapboard

clay

clay tile

clerestory

clerestory windows

climate control

closet

cloth

clothing store

collapse

college

colonnade

column

column

commercial

compression

concrete

cone

conservatory

construct

construction

construction site

cooling towers

copper

corbel

corbelled arch

corinthian

cork

corner

cornerstone

cornice

corridor

corrugated metal

cottage

counter

crawl space

crenellation

cube

cupola

curtain wall

curtain

cylinder

D

dam

dead weight

deck

den

department store

dimensions

diner

dining room

display

display window

doctor’s office

dog house

doll house

dome

door

door knob

door knocker

doorbell

doorway

doric

dormer

double hung

downspout

draft

drain

drapery

drawing room

dressing room

duct

duplex

dutch doors

dwelling

E

eave

edifice

electric eye

electricity

element

elevation

elevator

energy systems

entrance

equalize

erosion

escalator

etched glass

F

facade

factory

fan

fan light

farm

fast food restaurant

fence

fenestration

fire escape

fire house

fireplace

flagstone

flashing

flat roof

flexible

floor

floor plan

flue

fluorescent

fluorescent lighting

flying buttress

folding door

folding doors

force

formica

fort

foundation

fountain

foyer

frame

french doors

frieze

frosted glass

frozen pipes

furnace

furniture

G

gable

gable roof

gambrel roof

garage

garden apartment

garret

gas station

gate

gazebo

geodesic dome

ghetto

gingerbread

glass

glass doors

government building

gravity

greenhouse

grocery store

gutter

H

hall

hangar

hard

hatch doors

haunted house

H-beam

heat

heat loss

heater

heavy

height

hinges

hipped roof

hogan

home

horizontal

hospital

hotel

house

house numbers

house of cards

hut

I

I-beam

igloo

imitation brick

incandescent lighting

industrial

institutional

insulation

insulation

ionic

iron

J

jamb

joint

joist

K

keyhole

keystone

kitchen

knocker

 

L

lamp

lantern

latch

lattice

lead

leaded glass

lean to

lean-to

leaves

ledge

library

light

lighthouse

lighting

lightning rod

lightweight

line

linoleum

lintel

live load

living room

load

load bearing

lobby

log cabin

louver

louvered doors

lumber

M

mailbox

mall

mansard roof

mansion

marble

masonite

masonry

mass

materials

measurement

measurement

memorial

metal

meter

mezzanine

mirror

mirrored glass

mobile home

module

monumental

mortar

mosque

mortared wall

motel

moulding

movie house

mullion

museum

N

natural gas

natural lighting

neon

neon light

newel

non-structural

nook

nursery

O

observatory

office

office building

opaque

optical illusion

outlet

overhang

P

pagoda

paint

palladian window

pane

panelling

pantile

pantry

park

parquet

parquet

partition

passageway

passive solar energy

patina

pattern

pediment

pediment

peephole

penthouse

perimeter

picture

picture window

pier

pilaster

pile

piling

pillar

pipes

pitched roof

pizza shop

plan

planter

plaster

plastic

plumb

pole

police station

porch

porch doors

portable home

portal

porthole windows

portico

post

post and lintel

post office

power house

pressure

prison

private

professional building

projects

proportion

public

pyramid

 Q

quoin

R

race track

radiator

radio station

rafter

railing

ranch house

ratio

recreation room

recreational

recreational buildings

rectangle

register

reservoir

residence

residential

resistance

revolving door

rib

rifle windows

rigid

risers

roof

room

root cellar

rose window

rough

rowhouse

rubber

rug

rust

S

safety glass

sag

saloon door

sash

scaffold

scale

school

screen

screen doors

seal

section

semi-circle

semi-sphere

shack

shade

shaft

shape

shelves

shingle

shutters

sign

sill

silo

sitting room

skating rink

skeleton

skin

skylight

skyscraper

slate

sliding doors

slum

smooth

soft

solar

spackle

span

sphere

spiral staircase

spire

square

stability

stable

stadium

stained glass

stainless steel

staircase

stairs

stairway

steel

steeple

step

sticks

stone

stoop

store

storefront

storm doors

storm window

story

stress

structural

structure

strut

stucco

stud

study

sub-structure

subway system

sun room

supermarket

support

suspension

suspension bridge

swinging doors

switch

symmetry

synagogue

system

T

tar

tar paper

teepee

temperature

temple

tenement

tension

tent

terra cotta

thatching

thermal glass

thermal windows

thermostat

threshold

thrust

tile

tin

tool shed

tower

tracery

trailer

trailer park

train station

translucent

transom

transparent

trap doors

treads

tree house

triangle

triangulation

trim

trinity

truss

tunnel

turret

twin

U

university

upholstery

V

vault

veneer

venetian blinds

vent

ventilation

verandah

vertical

vestibule

vinyl

volume

voussoirs

W

wainscoting

wall

wall paper

wallboard

warehouse

weather vane

weight

weight distribution

widow’s walk

width

wind resistance

windmill

window

window box

window pane

wood

wood inlay

wood panelling

wood varieties

wood veneer

wrought iron

Y

yurt

Z

ziggurat

zoo