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Reading Time: 3 minutes Homeowners are constantly doing something new to make their home more modern! Attempts are made to bring a new touch in everything from the entryway of the house to the roof of the house. Many people now love to keep a touch of green inside the house. Roof gardening is now a hobby of many. In addition to keeping the greenery on the veranda, many people are seen keeping indoor plants inside the house. Along with these, a new dimension has been added to the architecture of the house. And that is green roofing. Green roofing is not only environmentally friendly but also quite pleasant to look at. And many are interested in it. So today we will write about what green roofing is and its benefits! What is Green Roofing and its Benefits Green roof is one or more layers of trees planted on the roof.  Many also…

Reading Time: 3 minutes You certainly hear and read a lot about the energy efficiency benefits related with LED lights over traditional lighting. When you compare them to other energy saving lighting methods available today, you will find that the benefits of LED lights are far more for both personal and business use compared to traditional lights that we have been using for decades now.  LED technology’s features have the potential to change the way we brighten our lives by lowering the cost of electricity and overall energy use. In this article, we have picked 6 impeccable benefits of LED lighting that beat traditional lighting systems. Better lifespan: It goes without saying that LED lights have a better lifespan compared to traditional lights that we use in our day to day lives. When compared to the average traditional bulbs, the lifespan of an LED light is far superior. The average incandescent light bulb…

Reading Time: 3 minutes Eid-Ul-Adha, one of the most celebrated days among Muslims all over the globe, is almost here. However, unlike any other year, due to the nationwide lockdown, the celebration would be different this year. But that does not mean we can’t perform the holy sacrifice. Proper caution and preparation is key. Just by maintaining some safe practices during this Eid, you can ensure the safety of your loved ones and people around you. Here are some of the safe practices that you can maintain this Eid. Go Online: Given the current circumstances, going to a ‘haat’ might not be a wise idea. Instead opt for online. Many vendors are now selling sacrificial animals online. This is a hassle free as well as safe way of buying your desired animal. Shopping online will also help you stay protected from the virus.  Limit Yourself to the Cattle Market: If you…

Reading Time: 3 minutes Electricity connection is one of the most basic needs of every citizen. From homes to offices and business purposes, electricity is a necessity that no one can go without. And as everything is online now-a-days, applying for electricity connection online has also become very easy. However, many people might still have some confusion about how to apply for an electricity connection online, especially during the pandemic. Some also don’t know how to efficiently use electricity as well. There are quite a few distributors throughout the country who are diligently serving electricity needs. DESCO, DPDC, NESCO are some of the government organizations in this regard. The online application process is more or less same for every distributor but depending on the urgency and availability, few more steps in the process can be added. So in today’s blog, let’s take a look at the step by step process of how to apply…

Reading Time: 4 minutes First of all, before going shopping, let us first take a look at our wallets and purses. We need to have an idea about the situation in our wallets before planning to shop. Or else, the plan to go shopping within a budget will fail. So, before you get into a tricky situation, it’s best to first estimate your budget. And when shopping on a budget, which markets in Dhaka’s back alleys you can visit where you will find all the things you want, but at a lower price, let’s find out more about it from today’s blog. Besides shopping on a budget, if you’re interested in acquiring a property in Dhaka’s Khilgaon area, then click on this link to get instant details on some amazing properties. Mowchak Market Mowchak Market in Malibagh, Dhaka, is very popular for shopping. This busy market has so many shops that sometimes you have…

Reading Time: 5 minutes No matter where we live in Dhaka city, we always need a market around our house for shopping. From the raw market to household items, clothing, jewelry, cosmetics, gadgets, etc, we have to go to different markets every month. And so it is important to know where the main markets are in our living areas and what things are available in those markets. Just like school-colleges, hospitals, if these markets are in the vicinity of homes or in certain areas, then the daily hassle will be greatly reduced. And so today’s blog focuses on about different markets of Mirpur. If you live in Mohammadpur and are wondering which ones are the popular Markets in Mohammadpur then click on this link and know all about the markets of Mohammadpur.  Mirpur Shopping Center Complex Among the various markets of Mirpur, the huge Mirpur Shopping Center Complex is located next to Mirpur No.…

Reading Time: 4 minutes Foundation is the most important aspect of a building. Getting the building foundation right is vital as it prevents future structural issues that might occur if calculating foundation wasn’t your major priority when planning to construct a building.  Building foundation influence the weight of your home, preventing the plot’s subsoil from spreading and the structure from experiencing unequal settlement, both of which can lead to structural issues with your home in the future.   When calculating foundation, it’s critical to double check all measurements for the building foundations and make sure everyone on site is working from the same plans to avoid costly mistakes that are difficult to fix when it’s too late. Things That will Help You in Calculating Foundation Soil Before starting any construction, soil investigation is a must step. The type of foundations system you choose may depend on the type of soil you’re laying your building foundations…

Reading Time: 4 minutes Home improvement projects aren’t nearly as easy as it seems on those TV reality shows. And when it comes to home improvements on a budget, the odds of getting things done the way you want can go against you.  However, the good news is, if you can plan every detail to the tee and create a budget for all the big or small expenses, then you can successfully implement all your desired home improvements on a budget. Many people often end up doing expensive changes around the house that don’t end up creating any exclusive improvements to the look. You don’t want to do that right? So here are a few easy ideas to consider when creating home improvements on a budget. Varnish old furniture A great idea for home improvement on a budget is to varnish old furniture. You will be surprised to see how much just a small…

Reading Time: 4 minutes Dhaka and Chattogram, two of the major cities of the country, have always been compared to each other. Dhaka vs Chattogram, which one provides a better living experience?. Both these places have a different approach to life and aspects . There are plenty of reasons to make  a home in either of those areas. So why not take a look at different aspects of these two cities and compare how life differs in Dhaka and Chattogram.  Housing & Living Costs: Housing cost is one of the most influencing factors when it comes to choosing a place to live. And it goes without saying that the capital city is way more costly when it comes to housing. A typical 2 bedroom apartment in decent neighborhoods like Dhanmondi, Bashundhara R/A, Uttara, Mirpur can cost up to BDT 20,000 to  30,000. And that is just the rent alone. On the other hand, comparing…

Reading Time: 3 minutes In recent times, studio apartments are gaining more and more popularity. As people are leaning more towards an independent lifestyle, studio apartments are the perfect solution for them. However, designing a studio apartment isn’t as easy as some people think. Designing a studio apartment requires creative and practical thinking. Unlike regular apartments, you don’t have a lot of space to cover.   Firstly, when you want to design your studio apartment you have to ask yourself what you want from a home. You can do a lot of things in a studio apartment if you design it thoughtfully.  Do you love cooking and enjoy hosting dinner parties? Then you can focus more on your kitchen and dining area. Do you work or study from home? make sure you have a proper work station. This doesn’t mean that you have to cut back on other areas of your home, but it’s all…