What Is A Foyer In A House And Apartment

The literal meaning of a foyer means a huge room that usually connects the entrance to many rooms at a time. It is usually found to be adjacent to the auditorium and a place where people can celebrate and get together. But when a person considers implementing the same in a house then the question arises, what is a foyer in a house and apartment. The term foyer is used for various reasons and implications when it comes to a house or an apartment.

Some people consider the entrance of their house as the foyer. In such cases the foyer is used to welcome the guests into the house or apartment. This gives them a homely feeling and they can relax in the foyer. Another notion about a foyer is that it is found in large houses only. It is a huge room but it is not any of the normal rooms like the living room, kitchen or the med room etc.

The foyer is also considered by some people to be a very fancy word for the entrance of the house. Just when a person enters a house the free space that takes them into the house is what the foyer means in one of its meanings. This it is the free space that a person finds when they first get inside a house. The foyer may lead to several things such as a hall, a staircase, connection of rooms etc. Thus is depends on what the owner of the house refers to as a foyer. As they are generally considered to be in large houses, but the several definitions mean that even a normal house or an apartment can have a foyer too. So in simple words a foyer is the entrance hall or free space in a house and apartment.{pictures 1&2 and 3&4}.

Published by in How To, Tips, and Advice, on February 9th, 2012


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