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Reading Time: 6 minutes Since the dawn of civilization, we have always strived for achieving maximum efficiency in our day-to-day life. Among the many advancements that we made in search of achieving efficiency, technology proved to be the most effective and viable solution to this perennial problem. From smartphones in our pockets to a smart house equipped with smart gadgets, not only are we surrounded by gadgets, our lives are intertwined with it and there is no way to escape it. In the following, we will discuss some of those smart gadgets of 2020 that can help make your life a bit easier, efficient, and a whole lot more exciting. SAMSUNG QLED Q950 8K BEZEL-LESS TV This year’s Consumer Electronic Shows at Las Vegas brought plenty of amazing technology to consumers but among them, the piece of tech that stood out from the rest is the 43-inch QLED Q950 8K madness from Samsung. The…

Reading Time: 5 minutes With no sign of slowing down, Dhaka retains its place as one of the most populated cities in the world right now. According to some estimations, more than 20 million people reside in Dhaka, and with a growth rate of over 3.5% per year, the population count is expected to rise another 10 million by the year 2035. Among these, only 20-25% of people have their own homes and for the rest of the people, renting is the only way to move forward. It’s no surprise that most people can’t afford to buy their own homes in the capital city as land price is extremely high. So in a place where renting is the norm, people are keen on looking for homes that are more affordable and in areas that are well developed. That is because spending half a salary paying rent is not an ideal thing at all. Wouldn’t…

Reading Time: 4 minutes In a country where more than 20 million people live in the capital alone, the city’s housing issue is a big problem that needs to be tackled on a daily basis. And since almost 80-85% of the people live in rented houses in the city, it is necessary for landlords and tenants to obey certain rules and regulations to maintain a healthy balance. The dispute between landlords and tenants is a widespread phenomenon that has consistently plagued landlords. Although there are certain dos and don’ts that a landlord can follow to avoid such issues, sometimes it just doesn’t work. Whether you are new in the business and are preparing to rent your first property or you have been a landlord for much of your life, it is important to understand that you may have to face tenant problems at some point in time. In such cases, rather than issuing an…

Reading Time: 5 minutes For most of us, home is where we find peace and solace. Whenever we need peace of mind, we think about seeking the comforts of our couch or bed. Sometimes a good night of comfy sleep is what we need. Other times we need something that effectively enhances our ability to contemplate and soothe our senses. Your home might not always give you a sense of contentment that you need. On the other hand, a breath of fresh air in the vastness of nature can do wonders for our state of mind as well as our bodies. Now take a step back and think, when was the last time you stopped to take a deep long breath of fresh air? Life in the metropolis can disturb your peace and can make you feel claustrophobic sometimes. It is very easy to get lost in the hustle and bustle of Dhaka. With…

Reading Time: 6 minutes Whether you are building a new home or making changes to an existing one, there is hardly any home decor challenge quiet so concerning as choosing the right flooring for your home. Changing your furnishings, painting the walls or adding accessories is relatively easy but installing or replacing the entire floor is not only difficult but also a big commitment. There are plenty of varieties and a lot of things to consider when weighing your options regarding flooring types for your home. You cannot just pick any at random and expect it to work on any surface. It is important that you pick the ones that match your decor and style as well as suit your budget and needs. Since each one has advantages and disadvantages of their own, a type that is ideal for one kind of space can be a bad idea for another. This is why it…

Reading Time: 5 minutes Unlike most other industries, the real estate sector has seen mostly steady one-directional growth over the years. And that is because of the non-depreciable attribute of lands and other real estate assets. But that doesn’t mean it will remain the same in the future too. With the periodical imposition of new laws and regulations, as some of the old ones are getting changed or discontinued, it becomes hard for normal people to cling on to their property-related decisions. In the last decade, disturbance in the global economy took a huge toll on the housing market and only aided on the global housing crisis. However, things started to take a turn in the last quarter of the parting year of the decade as the authorities introduced new, more real estate-friendly regulations to the market. In that regard, a look forward is a must to understand what direction the sector is going…

Reading Time: 4 minutes There are plenty of ways to welcome a New Year. From the simple pleasure of hanging a new calendar on the wall to late-night fun, you have no shortage of ways to celebrate the day. Now amid all this, you might also want to give your house a makeover this New Year as a part of the celebration. In order to give your home a new look, you do not have to change everything up or spend big. With a little bit of planning and effort, you could easily do that without having to invest much of your time and money. You just need to check to get New Year home design ideas before you start.  To ease your hassle, here are some design ideas on how you can give your home a new look in the New Year. Change The Cushions And The Covers Cushions are not that sizable…

Reading Time: 4 minutes Jumping into your cozy bed and sliding under the blanket to take a nap, enjoying movies or enjoying a hot cup of coffee; any of these might be the ideal thing for you to do this winter. But on the other hand, as January marks the beginning of a new year, various events also bubble up to celebrate this occasion. So, if you want to experience something more exciting to do other than clinging to your cozy space, you might want to know what is happening in January 2020. Here, we have composed a list of events for you that will happen in January 2020. Dhaka International Trade Fair (DITF) 2020 Date: 01 Jan – 31 Jan Time: 10:00 am – 08:00 pm Venue: On the west side of Bangabandhu International Conference Center Dhaka International Trade Fair (DITF) will turn 25 next year. For the last 24 years, the country’s…

Reading Time: 5 minutes As the name suggests, a living room is where you spend the major portion of your time at home. This is where you relax, entertain, have coffee in the morning, and so on. In other words, your living room is an integral part of your home which needs to be organized properly. Now if you want to stylize your living space, there are a lot of ways you can do that. But with a pinched budget, it might get a little tricky. With thoughtful planning and thinking, you can actually decorate your living room without hurting your wallet, all the while keeping it beautifully tidy. Here are some affordable decoration ideas and tweaks for your living room that you can apply without having to spend more than BDT 5000. Making Changes Before adding anything to your precious living space, take a step back and observe the room. See if rearranging…

Reading Time: 4 minutes This week, the nation will celebrate its 49th Victory Day and pay homage to the martyrs who made the supreme sacrifice for our country. Their resolve, determination and struggle made attaining victory possible and create a new nation, a ‘Bangla nation’. Without their sacrifice, the entire existence of our beloved Bangladesh wouldn’t have been possible and we would have surely lost our culture, tradition, and identity. Our victory day, or as we call it “Bijoy Dibosh” is a testament to the 9-month struggle of the people of the country; Which is why the occasion is celebrated nationwide as well as worldwide in various Bangladeshi communities. Looking back The liberation war in 1971, happens to be one of the most violent wars of the 20th century as the nation witnessed multiple acts of brutality on a massive scale. Although, the craving for a sovereign nation sparked long before 1971. It all…