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Trying to find the best available option has become a natural instinct for us. Whenever we think about dining out, choosing transport, or even deciding on a place to visit over the weekend, we look for the best option first. So why should buying an apartment be any different? To help you find the best home, we bring to you the top properties of March that were recently added to our ever growing database. 1,595 Sq. Ft. Flat in Lalmatia Very few places in Dhaka can hold a candle to Lalmatia in terms of benefits. The people living in the Lalmatia area get to enjoy a serene neighborhood, effortless mobility, good educational institutions, and greater security. All of these perks make this particular 1,595 sq. ft. flat in Lalmatia one of the top properties of March. As for the property, you can’t help but admire the building from the moment…

Removing wallpaper is a risky business. If you want to follow DIY tutorials and do it at home, it can get very messy, very quickly. Then again, hiring professionals to do it can increase your expenses as well. There are some techniques that work better on specific wallpapers than others. To make sure you end up with clean and smooth walls, read below the tips to remove wallpaper in the most efficient way possible. Firstly, know what kind of wallpaper you’re dealing with There are mainly three types of wallpaper and figuring it out is one of the first steps to remove wallpaper. The traditional one, which is uncoated or untreated, can be removed right after getting it wet. Then there are the strippable wallpapers that are easier to take off because you don’t need to steam it beforehand; you can simply tear it off. The most difficult one to…

As we step into the month of rainy days induced with colorful things and leave behind the month of Independence, we can’t help but indulge ourselves in the festivities! April doesn’t only have Pohela Boishakh but many other events and exhibitions in April. So, if you are thinking of taking out your loved ones for an evening packed with entertainment, below is a list of things you can do in April that will not disappoint you. Biggest Boishakhi Fair 2019 Date: April 1 – 5, 2019 Time: 11 AM – 9 PM Venue: Drik Gallery Drik Gallery always has something going, whether art exhibitions or seasonal fairs. For those who are looking to grab great deals and want to do some shopping for Pohela Bishakh, you don’t want to sit this one out! You will be able to find more similar events and exhibitions in April like this one but…

Many things cane be fixed after they’re broken, depending on level of damage. But many other things go un-repaired due to its complexity unless you’re looking for a massive change; which tends to be the case with buildings. So when it comes to building safety, you can’t just leave issues unattended. In this case, it’s much better to do a quality check now and then or before you get your hands on the place. Let us walk you through how to go about doing such an construction quality test. We’ve taken the advice of our experts for this one. first, Look AT THE STRUCTURE Trust your gut and look through the basics. Does this apartment building look okay to you? Is it built maintaining the proper regulations? Some significant regulations are Town Clarence Plan No Objection Clearance Receipt of required Government fee Average road benchmark elevation Land use within 250-meter…

March is the month of independence in Bangladesh. Today, the nation will be celebrating its 49th Independence Day of Bangladesh. Bangladeshis celebrate this national holiday to commemorate the country’s declaration of independence from Pakistan in 1971 and to pay tribute to the fallen war martyrs who made Bangladesh a state of its own. Just like Ekushey February, the day is a heart-rending reminder for the lives lost in the nine-month period of the Liberation war. Read below to know about its significance and things you can do on the Independence day of Bnagladesh. History It all started when Sheikh Mujibur Rahman won the Pakistani General Election in 1970 with a significant majority. However, the Pakistani Military government under Yahya Khan was unwilling to let go of power. Over time, the parties tried to work out several agreements and negotiations but they never followed through. Eventually, it was apparent that they…

Cleaning windows may sound like a chore to many, but it plays an important role in making your home beautiful. Windows let light from outside shine in and brighten up the home, adding a sparkle to it. The right windows can adorn your home with any look you want; be it vintage, professional, or elegant. Cleaning your windows on a regular basis will keep your home feeling new and wonderful. So, the only question is, what is the best way to clean windows? Let’s take a look. Step 1: Lay Down Old Cloths The best way to clean windows is to first lay down some old cloths around the window you are about to clean. These cloths work as safety items in case water or cleaning solutions drip down from the windows and onto your floors. Placing just a few small cloths around the window, or one big cloth should…

Tired of keeping the kitchen clean? Do messy computer cables always get on your nerves? Organizing your home can be difficult sometimes. We know how much you love to keep everything in order. Just to make your job a bit easier, we came up with these easy storage and organization hacks for your home. Magnetic Strip Holders It is very common to misplace a spoon from a spoon set or maybe you’ve lost some cutlery? To solve this, use a magnetic strip holder. As far as storage and organization goes, these come in really handy. As most of the kitchen utensils are made of metals, why not? Install it somewhere convenient in your kitchen or in your dining room and you will never misplace these items again. Shoe Boxes Shoe boxes can come in really handy if you use them right. You can use them for the storage and organization of…

Of the many items that complete our homes, mirrors are our favorite. Mirror designs not only help us perfect our appearances, they also help decorate our rooms. Mirrors in designs can solve dilemmas regarding decorative ideas in our small or large houses in Dhaka, by amplifying lights and breaking up visual clutter. Using different types of mirrors Although the classic round or rectangular mirrors are commonly used by people in Dhaka, geometric patterns or detailed mirror designs and intricate curving can make rooms even more alluring. Mirror designs such as these can be found in shops like Home Décor, Aarong, Jatra or Bishwo Rang. Online stores such as Daraz, Ajkerdeal and Bagdoom also show a variety of uncommon mirrors as soon as you type the word “mirror” in the search bar. The more the merrier In case of mirrors deigns for room decorations, conventional wisdom says to have one per…

Over the past couple of years, veganism has become an increasingly popular lifestyle. Veganism (not to be confused as vegetarianism) has been around since the 1800s but it’s been only a few decades now that we are seeing people make drastic changes in their lifestyle. For people who are unfamiliar with these terms, the difference between them can seem blurry. Vegetarians do not eat animals but can consume products that come from them such as eggs or dairy products whereas vegans have more diet restrictions. They do not even consume dairy products or things made out of animal byproducts. So, why is it that the once mocked lifestyle is now a mainstream one? Check out our list given below that talks about the reasons for going vegan. Improved health A lot of the times, the number one reason for people opting for veganism is because of the health benefits it…

Our home is more than just a place where we lay our heads at night; it is a sacred place where we feel most secure. Home should be the place where we never need to worry about outside danger or our precious things being stolen. ‘It’s better to be safe than sorry’; a philosophy that fits perfectly when it comes to home security. We need to ensure any and all weaknesses & mistakes in home security are eradicated to ensure that our home remains what it was meant to be; a sanctuary. 1. Lax Mentality The biggest mistake people make in home security is to take it lightly. Regardless of whether you live in one of the best residential areas in Dhaka or not, your home is still at risk of being broken into. You need to take all the necessary actions and precautions for a secure home. This means…