A family can live in a house and if they are always arguing and not getting along then it's not a home. A home is the people in it ... they care about each other, are loyal, laugh together, play together and are normally happy, but not without some trials and tribulations along the way. It's the way family acts towards each other that either just makes it a house (wood, stone, siding, etc.) or a home with great personalities. Other Answers: The difference between a house and a home is that a house can be your aunts house,or you grandmothers house, or your friends house, but a home is where you live.A house is where you stay, or live, or hang out. A home is where you have a wife, children, or a girl friend or you just feel feel secure that that is where you want to be and you enjoy the premises.A house is a domestic shelter but a home is where one's domestic affections are centered A house is building where you are living for temporarily basis without your family. but home is just opposite of house, where you are living with your family. Mr. Shahbaz A house is made bricks .mortar and stones, in some cases in wood too.A home is not the sameA home is different.A home is where congenial people live, love each other, forgive each other,understand more each other, live in peace and avoid frictions at every count.A home is a place where the children will be happy and creative in thinking and positive in attitude.At a home everything will be in its place and you can easily find what you want.Home is always a sweet home (with exceptions depending upon who are the occupants andHouse is different .