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Houses and buildings in dreams are usually symbols for a perspective on a situation.  The type of building is symbolic for how your are thinking about a particular subject or issue..


Apartment Building

To dream of an apartment building represents a lack of free will or independence. There are obligations, responsibilities, or commitments that you are forced to be mindful of. Consideration for others wishes may be a priority. You are not free to do as you please. Forced to live with problems or issues that you have no control over.

Example: A man dreamed of being in a strange apartment building. In real life he had a business plan he wanted to release, but couldn't because it required a lot of preparations. The apartment building reflected his perspective on the situation being obligated or tied down to the preparations.    TOP

Asylum

To dream of being in an asylum represents feelings of being imcompetent or unimportant. You may feel ostraciszed, embarassed, or like people have lost all respect for you. You may have made a big mistake that others disapprove of. You may also feel left out, excluded, and ignored.

To dream of being treated by a doctor in an asylum may represent a difficulty changing unhealthy habits or beliefs.

To dream of escaping an asylum may represent feelings about a second chance or a new lease on life. You may have thought up a way to regain respect or restore your reputation.

*Please See Mental Hospital.    TOP

Attic


To dream of an attic represents things you think that you don't respect.  Anything or anyone in the attic represents what it is that you don't respect.

Example:  A man dreamed of a man being inside his attic.  In waking life he had a demanding boss whom he regularly lied to and spoke ill of behind his back.    TOP

Backdoor

To dream of going out a backdoor represents confronting problems that you don't want to think about. You may be facing a negative situation that is unpleasant to notice.

To dream of coming in the back door represents a conclusion to a problem or negative situation. You have finally decided to do something about a problem.

To dream of hearing knocking on the backdoor represents a conclusion to a problem or negative situation that you don't want to think about.

*Please See Door.
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Backyard


To dream of a backyard represents issues or situations that you don't like thinking about.  Something you don't like noticing or seeing in yourself.  Things you don't want to confront, don't want to deal with, or make you upset when you have to think about them.    TOP

Balcony


To dream of a balcony represents being objective about a situation, and having intellectual control.  Noticing every single thing.  You are aware, see things for what they are, and have a good understanding of what is happening around you.    TOP

Bar

To dream of being at a bar represents areas of your life that you consciously obsessed with or passionate about. You go out of your way to do something a lot, possibly to the point of excess. It may also reflect topics that you like discussing in great detail or for long periods of time.

Positively, it may represent passions and interests. Negatively, it may reflect issues you are too concerned with or activities that you are addicted to.    TOP

Basement


To dream of a basement represents your deepest darkest thoughts, emotions,and memories.  A basement points to problems that you don't want to deal with or issues that may be very uncomfortable thinking about.  A situation or memory that is so negative that you can't forget it or think about anything else.

Alternatively, a basement may reflect the worsening of a problem or trouble that you are overwhelmed by.

A basement is a sign that you may have unresolved issues, or problems that the ego may not allow you to explore without assistance.

Example:  A man dreamed of seeing his father fall down the basement stairs.  In waking life his father had a health problem that suddenly took a big turn for the worse.

Example 2:  A man dreamed of seeing a girl he liked from highschool in his basement.  In waking life he was thinking about how he embarassed himself with her. Something he had a lot of difficulty forgetting.    TOP

Bathrooms

To dream of a bathroom represents a cleansing process.  Confronting issues, negative emotions, or negative life situations.

To dream of dirty bathroom represents difficulties during a cleansing process.  A sign that more effort is needed to confront mental and emotional problems or that a current situation is unsupportive of progress.

To dream of cleaning a bathroom represents your attempt to make facing problems easier for yourself. Getting rid of distractions or difficulties that may get in your way as your try to improve yourself.

To dream of not being able to find the bathroom or make it on time represents distractions, pressures, or postponing your own wishes for too long.  You're unable to get rid of a problem.    TOP

Beds

To dream of a bed represents an issue you are not interesting in doing anything about. Situations you have chosen to accept, live with, or do nothing about. Making the choice to metaphorically "sleep on it."

Sitting on a bed may be a sign that you are thinking about taking action with a situation you have accepted for too long. It may also reflect hesitance or fear of standing up to a problem.

To dream of an unmade bed may reflect indecision or unfinished progress. A made bed may reflect a final decision or a conclusion to an issue you've done something about. Feeling content that nothing else needs to be done with an issue.

To get out of bed symbolizes an effort to fix a problem, or make a change.

If you are waking up in a different and/or unknown bed it may reflect a new awareness of yourself. It could also reflect motivation to deal with issues in ways you've never thought of before.

If you find yourself sitting in someone else's bed then it represents inaction, or acceptance of an issue through a perspective based on whatever qualities stand out the most about that person.

Having sex in a bed symbolizes a positive or enjoyable experience you are having and don't want to change.

To dream of two people in bed together without sex symbolizes two aspects of your personality that are inactive or not doing anything about an issue. Ask yourself what qualities or feelings about the people stand out the most and how those qualities may apply to waking life situations where you are comfortable keeping a situation as it is or feel comfortable not doing anything about a problem.    TOP

Bedroom

To dream of a bedroom represents private thoughts, or issues that you don't feel comfortable discussing with other people. It's often pointing to sexual issues, personal problems, or things you find embarrassing. Relationship issues.

To dream of your bedroom door opening may represent a willingness to discuss to deal with private issues. A bedroom door closing may represent you decision to keep certain issues private or no longer discuss something openly.

To dream of looking out your bedroom window represents your perception of the future on personal or private matters. What's coming later in regards to your relationships or secrets.

To dream of cleaning your bedroom may represent your choice to be more conservative or objective about a personal or private matter. Alternatively, it may reflect how you are getting your personal or private matters in order. You may have been overwhelmed by a personal problem.

Example: A man dreamed of seeing the ceiling and walls in his bedroom cracking. He feared the ceiling falling on him. In waking life he had recently broke up with a long time partner and feared never being good enough to fall in love like that again.    TOP

Building

To dream of a building represents a perspective on a situation. How you view a situation. Consider the purpose or design of the building for further meaning.

The levels of the floors of the building may use dream numerology to reflect your mental state or intentions. For example, a 5th floor may reflect situations where change is occurring and the 9th floor may reflect an ending of some kind. Higher floors may represent higher levels of understanding and lower floors may reflect lower levels of understanding, stress, or fear.

To dream of jumping off a building represents a choice being made in waking life to never think in a certain way ever again. Purposely abandoning a view or idea.

To dream of falling off a building represents mistakes or accidents that have forced you to change the way you think or look at a situation. Losing control. An unstoppable reduced sense of achievement or consciousness.

To dream of a building that is damaged or in ruins represents an outlook or perspective on a situation that isn't as strong or confident as it used to be. Significant changes may be occurring in your life. Feeling that you can never go back to your old ways. It may also reflect damage to your confidence or self-image. Feelings that change is necessary.

To dream of a building collapsing represents feeling that a situation in your life is coming to an end on it's own. A situation is "falling apart." An unstoppable loss. It may also reflect feelings about the ending of a situation being inevitable. Shocking disappointment.

Example: A man dreamed of being driven up the side of a building. In waking life he was in therapy and was being made to discuss a problematic outlook on life he had.

*Please See Apartment Building.
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Cabin

To dream of a wood cabin represents a wish to be alone or to do something by yourself. You may need your privacy or don't feel like talking to anybody.

Example: A woman dreamed being inside a cabin.  In waking life they were spending a lot of time alone writing a book.    TOP

Castle

To dream of a castle represents your perspective on a situation where you are aware of yourself being most the powerful or the most influential. Feelings about yourself others being too strong to lose. You can always have your way, people listen to you the most, or you have a lot of control. Believing yourself to be too important to listen to other people's concerns or ideas.

A castle may reflect a high level of personal achievement, power, or recognition. Feeling that you are the most important person in a situation or the center of attention.

Positively, dreaming of a castle may reflect feelings of being too powerful to be submissive or passive. Resisting someone attacking you, criticism you, or trying to control you. Total confidence that you are powerful winner.

Negatively, dreaming of a castle may reflect arrogance that demands only the biggest or best. Exploiting power or control. Corruption with total power. Feelings about yourself or others thinking they are too important to listen to others. Monopolizing all the power or attention. Demanding "royal treatment." Arrogantly believing that you are perfect in every single way. Looking down on others.

Alternatively, from a negative perspective a castle may reflect a false or naive perception of yourself being too powerful or resourceful. Being too defensive. Isolating yourself with power or being too introverted. Strong interior barriers. Anxiety about someone else having to be totally respected. A fear of upsetting a customer.

Example: A woman dreamed of being in a castle. In waking life she was recovering in the hospital and felt that all her friends and family were giving her "royal treatment" while she recovered.

Example 2: A man dreamed of being inside someone else's castle. In waking life he was annoyed by family members whom he thought were too controlling and domineering.

Example 3: A young girl dreamed of being led out of a castle by a friend. In waking life the dreamer realized that she was too introverted and defensive about it. A friend helped to tone down her defensive nature.

*Please See Fortress.    TOP

Ceiling

To dream of a ceiling represents a limitation you have in attaining a goal, insight, or achievement in some form in you waking life.

To dream of being on the ceiling and looking down at yourself symbolizes you having reached a limit mentally and emotionally as you experience your true nature in waking life situations.  You may be unable to objectively observe your life in order to discover insight into how to progress further.    TOP

Chimney

To dream of a chimney represents feeling good or enjoying yourself without having to notice problems. A situation where all that you don't like is easily dealt with. Pleasure, entertainment, or enjoying one's self "without a hitch." Not bothering yourself with the hassles of maintainance or upkeep. Comfort knowing that what you like is always working.

A chimney may also reflect enjoying power that is unchallenged or never embarrassed. Never caring about what you don't like at all.

Alternatively, a chimney may reflect you or someone else being viewed by others as comfortable with power. The projection of your dignity and status to others.

Negatively, a chimney may reflect enemies you feel "have it all" or feel good knowing they can't be stopped.

To dream of a blocked chimney represents delays or problems that keep ruining your ability to enjoy yourself. You can't sit back and relax. The inability to effortlessly notice yourself with respect, power, or dignity.    TOP

Closet


To dream of a closet represents things about yourself that you hide because you don't want anyone else to know about them, or because you are not comfortable accepting them in yourself. Area of your life that you choose to put away. Difficult issues you don't fell comfortable discussing.

Negatively, a closet may reflect problems with honesty or repressing yourself. Putting off revealing the truth because it's too embarrassing.

Alternatively, a closet may reflect problems or fears that you believe are waiting for you.

To clean a closet symbolizes becoming more comfortable with who you are. Being more accepting of your own past or aspects of your own personality that you may not have previously been very comfortable with.

Example: A young boy had recurring nightmares about a lawnmower coming out of his closet to get him. In waking life he had his toes and foot cut off by a lawnmower. The dream may have reflected his fear of the lawnmower waiting to hurt him again if he ever took it out of the garage again.    TOP

Cottage

To dream of a cottage represents your perspective on a situation being centered around escaping problems or responsibilities. You are taking a break from your problems or would prefer to not to deal with them right now. Feeling good or enjoying yourself while avoiding doing something that you know may be serious or important. There may be a need for quiet or simplicity during a difficult moment.

*Please See Cabin.    TOP

Couch

To dream of a couch represents total comfort with an issue or situation. You are comfortable, bored, or lazy about something. You may feel that nothing is wrong at all with a particular issue.

To dream of sitting on a couch with another person represents total comfort with some aspect of your personality based on whatever qualities stand out the most about that person.

To sit on a couch with a crush or romantic interest may symbolize a high degree of comfort with sexually desiring that person. A sign that you need to stop daydreaming about them and do something about it.

*Please See Living Room.    TOP

Deck

To dream of a deck represents your enjoyment of success.  Freely using power or doing whatever you want.  Feeling good noticing things you want happening easily.    TOP

Dinner Table

To dream of a dining table represents situations in waking life that are unencumbered.  An experience that can't be stopped or interrupted.  Noticing yourself being totally confident about something or having total control over a situation.  Not having to do anything you don't like.

Example:  A man dreamed of being at a dining table with a brother and sister he didn't know.  In waking life she was regularly speaking to a woman he had just met that he thought she might be his long lost sister.  The dining table reflected his awareness of this woman never stopping him or disagreeing with him about being his sister so that he could keep feeling good talking about it al the time.     TOP

Door

To dream of a door represents access, new opportunities, and changes. It may also reflect an available option. A chance to do something different. A door can also symbolize a transition from one stage of your life to another. Consider the colors, numbers, images, and your feelings associated with the door for further meaning.

To dream of an open door represents new opportunities or options ready or waiting for you. It may also reflect a new opportunity or change that has already been initiated. Noticing yourself doing something different in your life. Your own receptiveness to new ideas or new situations.

To dream of a closed door may represent opportunities or changes that are no longer available to you. Alternatively, a closed door may reflect a the choice you need to make or initiative you need to take in order start an opportunity. The prospect for change that is up to you to decide.

To dream of a locked door represents opportunities, change, or access to something in your life that you feel cut off from. Feeling denied or that your progress in life is somehow blocked. Alternatively, a locked door may reflect your own unwillingness to open up to others or possible anti-social behavior. Closing yourself off from others or being unwilling to reveal things to others about yourself.

To dream of a door being slammed in your face represents feelings of being "shut out" or ignored.

To dream of people wanting you to let them in a door or who you welcome in a door represents ideas, habits, or life situations that are pressuring you to do something different. A part of you that wants to be acknowledged or a bad habit that is difficult to resist.

If criminals or people you don't like come to a door it represents negative thinking, bad habits, or fear that is presenting itself in your life. It may also be a sign that you too close to negative influences.

Being locked outside of the door to your house represents negative influences or problems that overcome your ability to feel safe, normal, or stable. You feel you can't be back to normal.

To dream of a door that can't close symbolizes a change that feels irreversible.

*Please See Backdoor.    TOP

Doorbell

To dream of hearing a doorbell represents unexpected news or unexpected waking life situations.  An area of your life that is calling your attention or waiting to be explored.  Issues that you weren't prepared to deal with.  Whoever, or whatever is outside the door is symbolic for this unexpected event, or change.

To dream of ringing a doorbell represents your attempt to draw attention to yourself or some issue.  You may be surprising someone else with something they weren't expecting.    TOP

Doormat

To dream of a doormat represents a lack of appreciation.  An aspect of your personality that is used for the benefit of someone else.

Positively, it may point to habits or resources used to rid oneself of problems. Negatively, a doormat may reflect you or someone else that is taking advantage of others. It may be a sign that you feel "walked all over" or that you aren't appreciating what you have.

Consider any words on the door mat for additional meanings.

To dream of a dog poop on a doormat represents a worn out welcome or an abuse of someone else's good nature.  You or someone else may have gone too far using someone else.

Example:  A woman dreamed of seeing dog poop on a doormat.  In waking life she stopped being friends with someone she thought was using her.  The dog poop reflected her feeling that she may have gone too far in telling her friend that she felt used.    TOP

Driveway (House)

To dream of a driveway represents you contentment with a choice.  Wanting to keep things the same.  Being secure or at ease with what you are thinking.  Consider the condition or location of the driveway for additional symbolism.    TOP

Elevators

To dream that you are ascending in an elevator represents choices that you know are improving a situation.

If the elevator goes upwards too fast this represents a lack of preparation, inexperience. It may also reflect power and responsibility that you are not ready to handle.

To dream of descending in an elevator, represents choices that you know are making a situation worse.  It may also reflect choices that return a situation to normal.  It reflects a positive situation getting worse or ending. You may be choosing to deal with unpleasant situation or feel that choice is turning for the worse.

To dream of an elevator going to the basement symbolizes decisions that are leading to a situation that is so negative that you can't think about anything else.  Choices that lead to confronting some of the most unpleasant situations or negative emotions. You may be aware that something bad is going to happen.    TOP

Escalators

To dream of an escalator represents a situation where every single thing is done for you while you wait for it to happen. Someone may be carrying you though situation or taking care of everything you need. Making progress with ease.  Rising or falling confidence.  Little effort on your part as you arrive to another level of conscious, or a new phase of your waking life.

Going up an escalator symbolizes easy progress.  A slow increase in understanding or confidence.

Going down an escalator could symbolize regressing or returning to old habits.  It could also point to problems and setbacks slowly getting out of your control.  Alternatively, going down an escalator reflects a slow return to a normal state.    TOP

Exercise Room / Weight Room

To dream of an exercise room, or weight room represents your mindset being focused on improving or strengthening some area of your life.  Trying to be the best you can be.

If you see evil people, people dressed in red, red objects, or red light in a weight room this symbolizes negative habits or thinking patterns that may be getting out of control.  You may be increasing fear, dishonestly, or arrogance in some way.    TOP

Factory

To dream of a factory represents productivity.  The conditions of the factory reflect the health of your ability to contribute, create, or get ahead in the world.

In a negative sense a factory may represent issues that are getting out of hand or becoming excessive.

People who are paid well, but are unsatisfied with their jobs often dream of sweatshop factories filled with moaning and abused workers.  This reflects their success restricting them and costing them happiness.    TOP

Fireplace


To dream of a fireplace represents feelings of contentment, comfort, warmth, safety, and nurturing.

Look to any people or objects around you while you are near a fireplace for additiona symbolism.    TOP

Floor


To dream of a floor represents the theme or tone to your involvement in a situation. The condition, color, or type of floor reflects the overall feeling of everything you are doing in your life. For example, a black a white checkered floor would reflect the overall feeling of your life being imbalanced, unpredictable, or chaotic.

To dream of hardwood floors represents the theme or tone of a situation revolving around liking doing only what you want. Preoccupation with having your way or controlling all that is happening. Always feeling that your way is more important. Noticing others always supporting you or getting involved in what you are interested in.

To dream of objects on a floor represents ideas, goals, behaviours, or situations that are on hold or waiting to be restarted. Something in your life that may not be necessary for the moment.

To dream of walking along a floor represents reflect progression or a transition in your life. Consider any colors or designs on the floor to reflect how you may feel as this is happening.

The levels of the floors of the building may use dream numerology to reflect your mental state or intentions. For example, a 5th floor may reflect change and the 9th floor may reflect an ending of some kind. Higher floors may represent higher levels of understanding and lower floors may reflect lower levels of understanding, stress, or fear.

*Please Stairs.
*Please See Elevator.
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Front Yard

To dream of a front yard represents issues or situations that you like noticing in yourself.  Things you want to think about or have others notice you for.  Things you are comfortably aware of in your life.    TOP

Garage

To dream of a garage represents mental and emotional idleness and inactivity.  Things you think that you don't want to change or have no motivation to do anything about.  Something you've put off or haven't bothered to deal with in a very long time.

People, animals, or objects in a garage are symbols for what it is you have been idle and inactive about.     TOP

Haunted House

To dream of a haunted house represents a perspective on life that is stuck with unresolved issues. There are bad memories or negative aspects of your life that are still effecting you to this day based.

A haunted house is a sign that you need to begin process negativity from your past. You may need to confront fears, learn to forgive, or try to develop confidence so that you can let go of the past.    TOP

Hallway

To dream of a hallway represents a transition, change in the way you think, or change in the circumstaces of your life as you progress to the next stage.    TOP

Hospital

To dream of a hospital represents a mind set that is serious about fixing problems. It reflects attempts to do all you can to confront a problem, or a situation that forces needed change.

A hospital is a sign that you are making changes that promote psychological, emotional, or physical wellbeing and a more balanced lifestyle. It may also be a sign that a current situation is forcing you to make positive changes regardless of how you feel about it.

Failed medical procedures or operations symbolize mistakes or failures at properly addressing issues. You may be trying to find a quick fixes that doesn't address the real problem.

Example: A man dreamed of going to the hospital. In real life he was trying his hardest to quick smoking marijuana.    TOP

Hotel

To see a hotel in your dream represents your mindset being focused on having things done for you.  It may also reflect your wish to always have something easy.  P
ositively, a hotel points to automation or "smooth sailing.". Negatively, a hotel reflects using people or laziness.

A hotel is often a sign that hard work, discipline, respect for others or adherence to principles are not a priority.

Example:  A man dreamed of being in the basement of a hotel.  In waking life he was having second thoughts about tricking the government into give him a bigger refund after they scared him by questioning his tax return.  The hotel basement represented the fear he was experiencing while trying to get easy money.    TOP

House

To dream of a house represents your mindset or perspective on a situation. Your take on the experience of current conditions. Beliefs or feelings that you are comfortable with. Your view of an experience that is familiar to you. Your opinion or beliefs about a situation that has become normal to you.

Negatively, a house may reflect a belief system or habit that you take for granted.

The type of house is symbolic for how you are thinking about a particular issue. The condition of the house reflecting your mental state as you experience something. Rich houses symbolize your perspective on issues where you are powerful and resourceful.
Poor houses represent your perspective on issues where you are powerless or emotionally weakened.

The rooms of the house are indicative of how an issue is being approached or dealt with.

For more on houses see the themes section.

To dream of a house being on fire represents feelings of powerlessness to stop some area of your life from being lost for good. It may also reflect angry destructive intentions or intentional harm that can't be stopped. Feeling stupid that you can't do anything about stopping damage to some area of your life. A situation may feel permanently out of your control in a negative way.

To dream of buying a house represents your commitment to integrating something into your life. Choosing to make something be normal for you. Alternatively, it may mean that you have worked really hard to earn something. Negatively, buying a new house may mean that you'd made a mistake that you're stuck with.

To dream of going home in a dream represents a return to familiarity or comfort. Things are becoming normal again. You may have been experiencing difficulties or doing something new.

To dream of cleaning your house represents self-improvement. You may be fine-tuning an idea you have or trying to perfect something. Unneccessary beliefs or habits are being removed or changed.

To dream of a new house represents a new perspective or mindset on a situation. A new way of thinking about something. A new situation may have become normal for you. A better way of living or seeing life. News ideas or lifestyle choices.

To dream of an old house represents a perspective or mindset that is experienced, tried, and trusted.

To dream of being locked out of your house represents rejection and insecurity. You may feel unable to feel as secure or confident as you wish.   Feeling displaced beyond your control.

To dream of people moving into your home and claim that it belongs to them represents feelings of being displaced or the "owner" of your own life in some area.

To dream of returning to an old home represents a return to an old or familiar way of thinking. A perspective on life you've had before. This may occur when you return to old habits, jobs, relationships, or even go back to school. Alternatively, consider how the reputation the old home has and how it may symbolize your current mindset.

To dream of someone else's house represents your mindset through the perspective of whatever qualities stand out the most about that person. For example, if you dream of a grandparents house it may represent your mindset through the perspective of a wiser or more experienced aspect of your personality. Meaning you may be dealing with a situation that you have prior experience with. Alternatively, other people's houses can also be a symbol for issues you have with those people.

To dream of colored houses symbolizes your mind through the perspective of whatever the color represents. For example a blue house symbolizes a positive mindset, and a red house symbolizes a negative mindset. See the themes section for more on colors.

To have your house broken into or robbed symbolizes a problem, negative mindset, or bad habit that is robbing you of happiness, confidence, or integrity.

Abandoned houses symbolize mental or emotional neglect. They may also your view of problems that you gotten used to. A sign that you haven't bothered to deal with problems or that you need to focus on self-improvement.

Mansions, or homes of wealthy people symbolize your state of mind when feeling powerful, in control, or achieving goals.

House numbers, and locations also add to the symbolism that describes how you are thinking, or feeling.

To dream of a former residence symbolizes your state of mind based on your memories of that house. Consider the number of the house as well using dream numerology..

To dream of your parent's house symbolizes your state of mind being one that is dealing with their conscience (father) to decide on an issue or confront a negative situation, or using their intuition (mother) to figure out how to solve a problem or stay away from it before it begins.

To dream of seeing a house being destroyed represents some area of your life that you have become accustomed to coming to an end. A perspective on a situation being normal or stable being ruined. Example life situations that may cause this kind of dream may be the loss of a job, loss of health, permanent injuries in an accident, or major changes in family life.

To dream of a broken or damaged house may reflect feelings about your life deteriorating or your identity threatened. Something valuable in your life feels crushed or lost. A sense that a situation is becoming troubling. It may also reflect feelings about your body being damaged.

To dream of a part of your house being missing or removed represents feelings about having reduced function in some area of your life.

Example: A wealthy woman regularly dreamed of being in the old impoverished home of her youth. Whenever this dream occurred she was experiencing intense frustration in waking life. The poor home reflected her perspective on a situations where she felt powerless and lack resources to deal with problems.

Example 2: An older woman dreamed of being locked out of a house. In real life she desired to be young again and felt that youth was gone forever.

Example 3: A woman dreamed of her house being badly burned and then slowly being restored. In waking life she had sustained a serious injury to her arm and was awaiting surgery in the hospital.

*Please See Mansion.
*Please See Moving.
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Housing Projects

To dream of housing projects represents a mindset or perspective on a situation where feeling that sharing is dangerous or detrimental to your wellbeing. Desperation or caution to not lose anything else you have.

Alternatively, a housing project may reflect how negative it feels to think that other people don't like you or want to share with you.

Example: A woman dreamed of moving into the projects with her ex-husband. In waking life she was finalizing her divorce from him and experiencing bickering over property.

Example 2: A man dreamed of being in the housing projects. In waking life he finding that a friend wasn't as nice to him after he started to withhold business opportunities from this friend because he felt it was costing his own business too much money.    TOP

Igloo

To dream of an igloo represents a perspective on a situation that is adapting to a terrible situation. You putting up with a big problem or terrible conditions and finding ways to deal with it. It may also reflect survival under the worst situation.    TOP

Kitchen

To dream of a kitchen represents a preparation to notice yourself experiencing something.  It may also reflect plans you are making for later.  A kitchen may represent a change or life experience that is about to occur.

Kitchens in dreams are often intuitive or prophetic in nature where anyone or anything you see in the kitchen symbolizes something that is about to happen.

Dreaming of your mother inside a kitchen is one of the most powerful intuitive or prophetic symbols you can experience.  The combination of your mother and a kitchen represents your sense of intuition that's preparing you for a situation that is about to happen.  Anything your mother says or does in the kitchen is important because it's warning you, or giving you insight into what's about may be about to occur in your life.

Example:  A man dreamed of seeing his Grandmother in a kitchen handing him cooked eggs.  A few days later this man experienced his grandmother visiting him to force him to begin cleaning his yard.

Example 2:  A man dreamed of seeing his father in a kitchen and then falling down some stairs.  A few days after the dream his father's health condition got worse.

*Please See Cooking.    TOP

Lawn

To dream of a lawn represents your feelings about how good or bad something is. You are noticing or aware of how positive or negative some area of your life is. Short or trimmed grass reflects positive feelings about how good something you are noticing is. Long or neglected grass reflects negative feelings about how bad something you are noticing is.    TOP

Living Room

To dream of a living room represents mental or emotional comfort. Usually a symbol for being very relaxed or unconcerned about an issue or situation. Thinking that nothing is wrong. It may also reflect personal time or feeling that you are done with the hard work of a situation.

Negatively, a living room may represent laziness or being too comfortable with a situation.

Example: A woman dreamed of people walking into her living room and dumping piles of poop. In waking life she ran a counselling practice and was starting to feel that she was taking too much work home with her. The living room scenario reflected how she was too comfortable taking care of everyone else's problems during her personal time.

*Please See Couch.    TOP

Malls

To dream of a mall represents your search for acceptable roles, choices, beliefs, and ideas. A time in which you are establishing your identity and making choices that will effect your sense of self. Being in mall symbolizes decisions, or preferences that make you who you are. A mall represents social settings, or social development where you are exploring options, or decisions about what you want or who you will become. It reflects the manner in which you go about getting what you want in life or choices that define who you are.

A dream of a mall can show up when you are deciding who you want to date, making changes to your lifestyle, or experiencing changes in your personality.

The stores in a mall symbolize states of mind with themes that are symbolic based on your feelings or perceptions of those stores. For example a store such as the GAP could symbolize a more proper or conservative lifestyle choice, where as a more urban clothing store may symbolize a more desirous personality choice.

Sales people in a mall represents aspects of your personality that are attempting to convince you of a choice, belief, or idea that you are considering.

*Please See Salesperson.
*Please See Shopping.
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McDonalds Restaurant

To dream of McDonald's may represent situations in your life that encourage pleasure or comfort. Often a dream symbol that reflects sexual experiences, financial success, or anything happening in your life that is really enjoyable. A perfect "feel good" experience you are having. Feeling good never having to lose or experiencing non-stop enjoyment.

Negatively, dreaming about McDonald's restaurant may be a sign that you are addicted to pleasure in some way that may have long-term consequences. Feeling that life should have too easy no matter what even when it may come with personal costs or is hurting others feelings. Choosing to feel good all the time avoiding work or discipline.

To dream of working at McDonald's may represents perfectly catering to others enjoyment. You or someone else that is doing whatever it takes to make others feel good never having to lose at all.

Negatively, working at McDonald's may reflect feelings of being used by others to have a really good time. Feeling that you are a loser that has to make other people enjoy their lives no matter what.

Example: A man dreamed of eating at McDonald's restaurant. In waking life he was an artist who had found people who really enjoyed his work. He felt good being able to get praise ever single time he showed these people his new artwork. He felt good enjoying how easy his life was to be respected so easily for all he did. He felt like a perfect winner that couldn't ever lose again.

Example 2: A young man dreamed of eating at McDonald's. In waking life he was watching a lot of pornography.    TOP

Mental Hospital

To dream of being in a mental hospital represents difficulty adjusting your core beliefs or values. You may feel that change is being forced on you. You may be experiencing unpleasant reperscussions or consequences for your beliefs or actions. A situation in your life that limits your freedom and demands proof that you've changed. A situation that may require more discipline or moral strenghth than you are used to.

A mental hospital may be a sign that there is a need for adjustment to your core beliefs or values. A symbol that may appear if you were caught cheating on a partner, committed a crime, were suspended, or grounded by your parents. A situation that is forcing you to correct yourself and may feel like it's punishing you until you do.

To dream of checking yourself into a mental hospital represents your acknowledgement of a problem. Self-discipline or proactive measures to adjust your habits.  You may be admitting that you have a problem or are reaching out for help.

To dream of escaping a mental hospital represents resistance to change or disciplinary actions. You have no interest in adjusting core values or beliefs. You may be avoiding the consequences of your actions. It may also be a sign that you are mentally or emotionally ill-equipped to confront your problems. Having to change may be a low priority for you.

To dream of being caught escaping a mental hospital represents consequences or reprecssions that you can't avoid. You are being forced to change core beliefs or values. You may feel that change in unavoidable and limiting you.

To dream of an abandoned mental hospital is sign that you given up trying to change yourself. It may also reflect a disciplinary action that no longer imposes itself on you.

*Please See Asylum.    TOP

Mortgage

To dream of having a mortgage represents a stable perspective or outlook on a situation that requires maintenance. You have to keep yourself responsible in order to maintain the stability of a situation. You have your "foot in the door" and now have to keep yourself there. A situation that you have to care about all the time or you lose what you have.    TOP

Motel

To dream of a motel represents a perspective on a situation where you can do whatever you want as long as someone else isn't bothered by it. Freedom to do things by yourself. Personal interests, hobbies, or fetishes.

Negatively, a motel may be a sign that you feel that you don't have anyone to help you or enjoy something with you.    TOP

Moving

To dream of always keeping yourself moving around (not stopping or standing still) represents indecisiveness. It may also reflect discomfort settling on a choice. Negatively, it may reflect erratic behavior. Positively, always moving around may reflect progress or momentum.

To dream of moving homes represents a process of change you are experiencing. One life perspective or outlook is being replaced with another. Awareness of some area of your life changing of transforming. Your perspective on a situation is changing. Experiencing advancement, loss, or a new way of thinking. A change in how you see life or feel about a situation.

Negatively , to dream of moving homes represents life changes that feel forced on you (e.g aging, losing a job). You may feel that you are losing power, status, or resources. Accepting a reduction of power or feeling downgraded in life.

To dream of someone moving into your home represents your feelings about a change that has occurred to you in some way. People you like moving into your home may represent welcome changes. People you don't like moving into your home may represent feelings of being stuck with a new problem or added burden.

To dream of constantly moving to different homes represents difficulty making a final decision. It may also reflect a chaotic situation that prevents you from keeping any choices you've made. Feeling that nothing is staying the same in your life.

Example: A woman dreamed of moving and hating it. In waking life she was noticing herself aging and didn't like it at all.     TOP

Office

To see an office in your dream represents seriousness about something you are thinking.  You may be spending a lot of time studying something or improving yourself in some way.
Being very focused on figuring out problems, and working towards a future goal.  A time of self-improvement, or personal growth.

If you ever see your father in an office then the dream may be a sign that your conscience is telling you to focus on a problem or find things about yourself that you can improve.    TOP

Parking Lot

To dream of a parking lot represents an issue or situation in your life that you are stuck in. It reflects an inability or unwillingness to move on or overcome a problem.

To dream that you are walking through an empty parking lot represents problematic area of your life that you are slowly getting through.    TOP

Patio

To dream of a patio represents your openness about yourself. An attitude of not thinking that anything really matters. Feeling you can freely say whatever you want.

Negatively, a patio may be a sign that you are too comfortable or interested in talking about yourself.

To dream of patio doors being open represents a willingness to be open about yourself. Closed doors may be a sign that you or someone else is not quite ready to be open about themselves.

*Please See Backyard.
*Please See Deck.
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Porch

To dream of house porch represents situations, behavior, or issues that you are intentional about. Caring about knowing you're doing something. It may also reflect an area of your life where you are purposely trying to be noticed for something.

Negatively, a porch may reflect bad intentions you care about being noticed by others or problems you care about never having to do anything about.

Example: A man had a recurring theme in his dreams about being on his front porch. In waking life he was a television host. The front porch in his dreams reflects his mindset about being famous and on display. Issues he had to concern himself with because of being famous.    TOP

Remodeling

To dream of remodeling a house represents a change your values or belief system. Alternatively, reflects a change to your lifestyle or behavior.

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Rent

To dream of paying rent represents personal obligations and responsibilities. The personal cost for what we have or want.  What's expected of you.

To dream of collecting rent represents obligations or responsibilities that you expect from others.    TOP

Roof

To dream of a roof represents an emotional, pscyhological, or situational protection. What you think or have that ensures your view of situation can't be spoiled.

Standing on the roof symbolizes a lack of barriers to achieve goals. Nothing gets in the way of having what you want.  You are noticing things you want happening all the time.    TOP

Rooming House

To dream of a rooming house represents a perspective on a situation that requires you to put up with other people's ideas or needs all the time. You may feel like can't ever let go or enjoy yourself.

Alternatively, a rooming house may reflect a current living situation with people you don't really like.

Example: A woman dreamed of leaving a rooming house. In waking life family members that she didn't life finally moved out.    TOP

Shower

To dream of a shower represents a renewal, or a fresh start.  A shower symbolizes something you are thinking, or something that is happening in your waking life that is allowing you to relieve a burden or stress of some kind. Something may have happened that allows you to stop worrying.

If you can't find a shower, or have difficulty using one it symbolizes a burden or emotional difficulties that are holding you back.    TOP

Stairs

To dream of stairs represents slowly doing something the hard way to progress in a situation.

Going up stairs often represents improvement, achievement, or reaching higher levels of awareness and understanding.  You are making progress emotionally, spiritually, or materially.  If you have problems going up stairs it may symbolize trouble being unable to make progress in your life.  Going up stairs may also symbolize a struggle or challenge you must endure to reach a higher level of understanding, success, or power.

Going down stairs often represents emotional regression, or a situation that is getting worse.  For example walking into your basement may symbolize regressing into darker aspects of your unconscious thoughts.  Possibly a waking life situation is becoming more stressful or unpleasant to deal with.  Walking down stairs may also symbolize the easing of conditions as a challenge or struggle ends. You may be slowly dealing with challenges to reach a bigger problem.

To dream that you walk up or down the stairs of your home towards another floor symbolizes arriving in a new situation or emotional state.  The stairs themselves in this case may not be as relevant as where it is you are going.    TOP

Stucco

To dream of stucco represents you or someone else that wants to be noticed and admired. There may be something you'd like recognition for or something positive you want people to associate with you.    TOP

Suburbs

To dream of the suburbs represents a mindset that is comfortable, safe, or predictable.  Certain areas of your life are problem free.

To dream of leaving the suburbs represent being out of your comfort zone, or the beginning of an unpleasant or stressful situation.    TOP

Table

To dream of a table represents awareness of options.  Noticing everything that possible or available to you.

*Please See Dinner Table.    TOP

Toilets

To dream of a toilet represents a possibility or opportunity to get rid of a negative situation. Beliefs or experiences that you have the ability to let go of. You may have personal issues, habits, or a life situation that is ready to be given up.

To dream of being unable to find a toilet represents or that they are all used up represents frustrations that inhibit your ability to care for yourself in a personal way. Too much is going on it getting in the way to deal with a problem you have.

To dream of the only toilet available being out in the open and plain view of others represents a lack of privacy or personal time. People in living situations with diminished privacy commonly have this dream.

Cleaning a toilet represents a resurge in energy or motivation to get rid of beliefs, habits, or an experience you are having. Giving a problem you got another shot. Preparing yourself for a clean break with something negative or undesirable.

Flushing a toilet represents undesirable situations or negative thinking patterns that you are letting go of. Getting rid of something that you don't like or value anymore.

To dream of a clogged toilet represents problems or setbacks that are holding back progress. You can't finish a problem of or move on. Emotional entanglements.

A filled or overflowing toilet may reflect feelings of personal needs being unable to be met due to other people's needs always coming first. Feeling short-changed or lacking the equal time for personal issues that others have. You may need more privacy, self-care, or self-expression.

Example: A woman dreamed of fixing a backed up toilet. In waking life she had finally restored civility and friendship with her ex-husband after years of bitterness. The toilet reflected their ability to get rid of the emotional entanglement.

*Please See Bathrooms.
*Please See Public Bathroom.   
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Urinal

To dream of a urinal represents
a disorderly attempt to relieve yourself of problem or situation. You may have found a way to solve a problem, but it's sloppy or unpleasant.  Not caring about anything except dealing with your problem.  A urinal may reflect desperation or low standards in resolving conflict.    TOP

To dream of pooping in a urinal represents a attempt to relieve yourself of a problem that places the burden on someone else.    TOP

Walls

To dream of a wall in your house represents your codes of behavior, your belief systems, and attitudes. Things you think and feel that keep you the way you are, or that you're afraid to go outside of. What makes you individual or makes you unique from others.

Bedroom walls may reflect your private or personal thoughts about your own personality. Often a reflection of a person's secret dislike of themselves in some way.

Example: A man had annual recurring waking visions of seeing Hebrew letters on his walls. In waking life these visions would occur for 6 weeks every year following Yom Kippor. The visions may have reflected his feelings of disliking his personality being obligated to "think Jewish" for extended periods of time following the holiday.    TOP

Washroom

*Please See Bathrooms.
*Please See Public Bathroom.    TOP

Windows

To dream of a window represents a perspective or insight on current events. Seeing something more clearly. An outlook on a situation. It may also reflect your ability to see ahead. Noticing or feeling what possibilities lay ahead or what's about to happen.

To dream of a broken window represents lost opportunities or never getting to think about the future in a particular way ever again. Not feeling good about the future at all or feeling that an opportunity has been wasted.

To dream of washing a window represents clarifying a distorted issue. Renewed confidence in future possibilities.

To dream of entering a window represents an underhanded or secretive exploitation of an opportunity. It may reflect waking life situations where you are creating your own opportunities or impatiently making something irregular happen.

To dream of looking out a window represents insight into what's happening or your outlook for the future. Seeing ahead or what you feel is going to happen. It may also reflect your hopes for what is about to come.

To dream of someone looking in your window may represent situations that allow people to see what you're really thinking. Others gaining insight into you.

To dream of looking inside a window represent a glimpse of insight, a point of view, or a perspective on a situation or relationship.

To dream of a foggy window represents confusion or uncertain behavior that is making it hard for you to discern or calculate a future outcome.

Example: A man dreamed of seeing a beautiful view outside a window. In waking life he was beginning to have a more positive view about healing from a serious injury.

Example 2: A woman dreamed of seeing a large penis object while peering inside her sisters bedroom window. In waking life she had gained insight into why her sister's boyfriend was such a jerk.

*Please See Shutters.
*Please See Blinds.
*Please See Store Windows.
*Please See Tinted Windows.    
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