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Reading Time: 3 minutes Whether you co-share a property by inheritance or co-own a property by purchase, when it comes to partitioning the property, you are required to prepare a partition deed that settles the issue on who gets what in detail. And like any other deed, there are certain fees associated with the partition deed. In this article, we will discuss everything from the registration fee of the partition deed to additional charges for each document. Where else do you need this deed? Other than serving as legally upheld proof of the distribution of inherited property among the partners, the partition deed is also required to mutate the distributed property to its rightful inheritors or owners. You will also need the partition deed to sell your property. If you want to get a loan against your inherited property, you are required to present this document as well. Also, during a land survey, if…

Reading Time: 4 minutes When something is created from a mixture of two or more unlikely elements mended together to form a unique version, that is usually identified as a hybrid. Similarly, the structural shell of any hybrid home might feature any combinations of unique materials such as timber logs, insulated concrete, synthetic stone or cement boards, etc. There might be different interpretations of the concept of hybrid homes depending on the area of the residence. Since the idea of a hybrid home refers to the best use of different materials to ensure the finest level of adjustment with the relevant environment. As a result, Different persons may have different visions about the concept of a hybrid home depending on the geological environment (i.e., desert, subtropical, snowy area, etc.) of their residence. In the following section of this blog, we’ll discuss the benefits of hybrid homes. Unique design and energy efficiency  Most of the…

Reading Time: 3 minutes In the 19th century when the great waves of immigration hit the US, a new problem emerges. Houses back then were limited and became a challenge to provide accommodation for everyone, especially in major cities like New York, Chicago, San Francisco, and Washington D.C. To tackle this overcrowding issue, people started using every bit of space available. As a result, many buildings were built in a narrow rectangular space. And all the apartments in these buildings became extremely narrow. The layout of these apartments was like a typical passenger train car where a series of rooms was connected in a line. Thus a new style of apartment called railroad-style apartment was born. In the following sections of this article, we will discuss everything from the characteristics to the pros and cons of a railroad-style apartment. Characteristics of a railroad-style apartment All types of railroad-style apartments have similar characteristics in their…

Reading Time: 3 minutes Aluminum alloys have many structural applications in the civil engineering field and modern construction industry. After steel, aluminum is the second most widely used construction material to build commercial buildings and domestic dwellings. In this article, we’ll discuss the benefits of using Thai aluminum for house construction. Durable and impressive damage withstanding ability Aluminum alloys have excellent damage and harmful UV ray resistance. Also, they can withstand harsh weather resulting in optimal performance and resistance against gradual erosion. As a result, the prolonged and impeccable service makes Thai aluminum for house construction an excellent choice. Low maintenance cost Most of the aluminum construction products come with a treatment of a protective layer. Hence they have built-in durability, which reduces the maintenance cost significantly. Furthermore, through the electrolytic process, oxidization can be enhanced. Such action increases the thickness of the natural oxide layer. As a result, the procedure improves the ability…

Reading Time: 3 minutes Old will be replaced by new, this is the law of nature but in some cases, there happen to be exceptions to this rule. This time the exception occurred with the Daak Bhaban building. Dhaka GPO was about 70 years old and lacked functionality and space. But the expansion of the building was also not possible for several specific reasons and Dhaka GPO needed a new head office. Something that will cheer the staff member and help them get motivated every day. And the authority did exactly that. The current post office headquarters is a modern and aesthetically beautiful building that is built in the form of a pillar-style mailbox from the British era. Today we will discuss all the interesting aspects of Daak Bhabon in this article. Things that you will find in the building Located in the heart of the bustling administrative zone of Agargaon, Daak Bhabon is…

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: 4 minutes Japan is a culturally enriched country where the people have long coexisted with nature. With the progression of time, their construction methods have developed further, keeping up with the modern construction methods. Most houses in Japan are built mainly in modern or traditional styles. Traditional houses in Japan are mainly constructed with wood, whereas modern houses are constructed with a western pattern, such as wooden floors supported by steel pillars and concrete walls. Moreover, two main types of residences are predominant in Japan, single-family homes and multiple-unit apartment buildings owned by individuals or corporations. Apartment buildings are getting more and more popular in the urban areas of Japan. Such houses in Japan can be categorized into three main types. Apartment (Apato) Apartments are constructed with wood or steel frame. These types of buildings can be up to two stories tall. Mansions  Mansions are more costly buildings with at least three…

Reading Time: 4 minutes We have already discussed the benefits of using quality cement, its type, and usage in building construction. We really hope that the article helped you get an overall idea of where to use what in different construction scenarios. Today, however, we will be going to take a deep dive into brick, its type and characteristics so that you can choose the right one for your building construction. Brick is the single most important material in building construction. The rigidity and longevity of your building depend a lot on it. That is why it is very important to have some prior knowledge of brick, otherwise, you may not be able to choose the right one for the construction. Having that said, here is everything you need to know about brick in building construction.।   Benefits of brick in building construction Brick is one of the fundamental building construction materials worldwide. And there…

Reading Time: 4 minutes When it comes to adorning the interior walls of your house, you have two options other than painting them with solid color: illusion and wallpaper. But there are plenty of factors to consider before deciding on any of these options. You have to think about their longevity, features, benefits, and variation. And since decorating walls is related to interior design, you have to take all the basic elements of interior design into account while doing so. Because the aesthetics of your house depends a lot on the walls and how you decorate them. This, in turn, affects other designing aspects of the house. That is why it is important to have sound knowledge about illusion vs wallpaper and other important things. Design and color option While wallpaper offers more readymade options in terms of design, illustration is more effective when it comes to customization. You can customize and create your…

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…