Visual Guide to house parts and buildng terms
Visual Guide to House Parts
Go to the site link below and you will see the same diagram as the one above. Hover your mouse over the red dots and a label of that element will pop up (the diagram here is not live).
When you click on the dot, an explanation of the term or part comes up with additional linked information if needed. Following the links is a good way to familiarize yourself with construction techniques and terminology.
Click here: http://www.usinspect.com/Glossary/glossary.asp#top