What’s the Difference? Terrace vs. Balcony

Published by | March 31, 2016

Ahhh, this nice weather makes you want to stay outside on your terrace…err, or was it balcony? patio?? The confusion is understandable, these are often used interchangeably! So we thought we’d help distinguish between them.

The traditional definition of a “terrace” has expanded to accommodate modern architects’ dreams, because they used to be just elevated plots of land (not found on top of roofs or in tiered gardens).

So, precisely what is the difference between a Terrace vs. Balcony? Follow the link to find out!

Here’s another article, in case you’re curious about how this differs from a patio, veranda, or deck.

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