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Reading Time: 4 minutes According to the Water Research Centre, USA, corrosion is a complex series of oxidation-reduction reactions between different metal surfaces/metal pipings such as copper, lead, etc with water. Due to corrosion, different toxic materials get mixed into drinking and usable water. The adverse effect of such contamination can lead to multiple health problems, including cognitive development issues in children. Besides, there are other drawbacks such as harming your home appliances significantly. To avoid such complications, here are some useful tips to prevent water corrosion in pipes. So, let’s learn about them along with the common causes of water corrosion in pipes. Detection of corrosion and common causations To detect and prevent water corrosion in pipes, it is necessary to know about the common causes. The common causes of water corrosion in pipes are closely related to acidity and alkalinity level of water. If both levels are not in a balance to…

Reading Time: 4 minutes Kitchen cleaners are something that you need to regularly maintain a hygienic kitchen. But the price of these cleaners in the market is quite high. And thus, you don’t have the liberty to use them in large amounts and the kitchen cleaning becomes expensive. Also, there are a variety of cleaners, which have unique uses. You cannot use your dishwasher to clean your oven. Therefore, maintaining a proper routine to retain the sustainability of your kitchen appliances, utensils, and crockeries is essential. Hence, if we know how to make these cleaners at home, it will not only serve the cleaning purpose but also will help us cut extra costs. Just like you can make hand sanitizers and disinfectant at home, kitchen cleaners are also much easier to prepare. Below are some of the easiest DIY tricks to prepare homemade kitchen cleaners. Making Dishwashing Liquid and Detergent It is quite easy…

Reading Time: 4 minutes The door lock is what keeps your house secure and your valuables safe when you are away from home. This is why it is important that you choose the best door locks for your home. Otherwise, you may suffer from property theft and damage. It will help protect not only your home but also your office as well. There are different types of door locks to choose from. But which one should you get for yourself? Today’s article is here to solve that problem for you. We will be discussing the various types of door locks available and their functions! Types Of Door Locks Knob Locks This is one of the most common types of door locks that you will find anywhere in the world. Knob Locks can be found in hardware stores at reasonable prices. You will see them mostly in homes and offices. But its prevalence is also…

Reading Time: 3 minutes Want to turn your house into a cozy space? Then there is no substitute for carpets in your home decor. The use of carpets in home decoration has been going on for ages. If you choose the right carpet, it can make your house feel warm and cozy. Just like a home should be. But all these feelings of coziness and warmth can fade away quickly if the carpet is not taken care of properly. You know exactly what I am talking about if you have ever spilled something on the carpet. Luckily there are some amazing carpet cleaning tips that you can apply to remove a stain or maintain your carpet properly. Lint roller Cleaning a carpet is a strenuous job. It takes extra effort to clean long-hair carpets. Even if you try with a vacuum cleaner, the sticky dirt that is stuck in the hair does not seem…

Reading Time: 3 minutes Not only is it difficult to work in a construction site, it is also a dangerous job. Handling heavy machinery, transferring construction goods, and people working to get things done can make any construction site a dangerous place. Construction workers are well trained and take all the precautionary measures to avoid accidents. But as a visitor, you might not. So there are certain rules and regulations that you must comply with. So what are the things that need to be followed to ensure visitors’ safety at a construction site? What you should do Taking as much precaution as you can is always great when visiting a construction site. But there are some absolutes that must be maintained to ensure visitors’ safety at a construction site. Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) Goggles, protective gloves, and safety hats are life-saving equipment. Without these, any construction site can become a risk zone. Heavy…

Reading Time: 4 minutes The rainy season has come! And you know what that means. Jumping around in the rain to our heart’s content. Although this might be an exhilarating and refreshing experience for us, would it be the same for our wooden furniture? You might love the rain, but I can’t say the same for your wooden furniture. The higher humidity during the rainy season can cause the wooden furniture to crack or spoil. This is why it is extremely important that you take good care of your wooden furniture at this time. Lucky for you, today we will be looking at ways to care for wooden furniture during the rainy season. So, let’s get started! Checking Humidity Constant raining results in an increase in the moisture levels in the walls. When the walls release this moisture, it makes the insides of your home more humid, resulting in your wooden furniture taking in…

Reading Time: 3 minutes The walls of your house are precious and they don’t deserve to have holes in them. Drilling can permanently damage the walls and it is impossible to fix that immediately. There are a number of ways to hang stuff on walls without causing permanent damage.  If you want to mount something on the wall, don’t just start drilling. We are also going to show you how to screw into wall without drill. So let’s explore the best DIY alternatives to drilling wall. Using adhesives or sticky materials for pictures or posters You can find different kinds of sticky picture hanging strips, adhesive hooks, or even reusable tapes or adhesives which can help you stick your pictures or posters. Even you can use these adhesive hooks for hanging picture frames. They remain sticky for a longer period of time and as a result, you don’t need to change them frequently. Once…

Reading Time: 6 minutes Our natural environment is degrading every day, and the resultant effect is something catastrophic. If we don’t start thinking about our natural environment from now onwards, we have to pay a huge price. Therefore, developing real estate without endangering the environment can contribute massively to the great cause. Since most of the pollution is caused due to the development of megacities and other big infrastructures, going green from now on in developing real-estate can contribute largely to recovering from where we have fallen behind. The countries that are the least polluted have already understood the importance of going green and developing in an eco-friendly system. Here are some important well-researched tips on how developers can work on environment friendly real estate development. Eco-friendly Walls and Roofs There are different roof garden methods that enable greenery. Not only on the roof, but the entire outer faced walls of a building can…

Reading Time: 5 minutes Thinking about buying a freehold property? You have to be careful about a lot of things other than just purchasing the property. Immovable properties such as a home are not just places to live in, they are fundamental needs that we all have and need to be met. In most cases, people have to spend their life savings to own one. But all of your efforts can pass in vain if you are not careful enough to validate the authenticity of a property’s ownership. Where the seller’s sales pitch may sound very convincing regarding the faithfulness of the deal to you, it is possible that the property might be burdened with mortgages or has charges that you are not aware of. Real estate scams are a real thing in our country and property-related suits can last for a long time as far as Bangladesh is concerned. That is why a…

Reading Time: 6 minutes When we think about a house, there are numerous little things we think of adding to the place for better functionality. These become crucial when there are elderly people living with us or when you are planning to grow old in your house with your family. Whatever the situation maybe if you are not careful with your planning and design, it can cost you big in the years to come. Luckily there are certain things or ideas that you can apply to make your home elder-friendly.  In the following sections, we will be discussing some ideas on how you can add functionality to your house that will benefit you and your family in your elder years. And if you are the kind of person who loves to keep up to date with the trends, no worries, we have you covered. These affordable upgrades will help you build a highly functional…