What's the difference between a house and a home? | …
Make a house a home
This means to change a house (just a building) into a home (somewhere comfortable where you can relax). People often say that it takes a woman to make a house a home!
Difference Between Home and House
Ibsens The Dolls House was popular reading as young people thought of their own lives when trying to answer the question, What happens to Nora after she leaves home? During Chinas long revolutionary years the state both promoted and negated new roles for women.
A HOME is a PLACE where someone lives. Normally it is a house but it can be other things too: a narrowboat (a boat on a canal which someone lives in), a caravan (a house which is similar to a van or truck, which can be driven around) or an apartment (a kitchen, living room, dining room and bedroom(s) in a building that has other apartments in it). Home is often associated with a family and/or the place you feel attached to.