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What are the advantages and disadvantages of concrete floors?

Concrete has been used as a flooring material for ages, but most people consider it suitable only for industrial environments. The dull grey paving stones or blocks are commonly seen in outdoor spaces or on the floors of car parks and garages in…

29 November, 2020

12 Vastu principles to consider before building a house

Vastu Shastra or the “science of architecture” has been employed in India through ages while preparing a construction site, designing, and deciding on the spatial arrangement of a house.

29 November, 2020

10 Vastu tips for counteracting negative energy

The ancient Indian system, Vastu Shastra, has guidelines that aim at creating a home full of positive energy. There are times during our lives when we feel that nothing works out the way we want and that the world is against us.

29 November, 2020

How to design Pooja rooms in small spaces?

In earlier times, almost every house in India had a Pooja room. However, with the modern urban lifestyle that includes tiny box-like apartments, often the home’s layout doesn’t include a pooja area.

28 November, 2020

South Indian home décor: How can I add traditional touches to my modern home?

In recent years, traditional South Indian houses have become rare rather than commonplace with high-rise apartments taking over the cityscape in most of India’s urban areas. However, the charm of South Indian tradition is something that homeowners in…

27 November, 2020

10 beautiful false ceilings from Indian homes

Trendy false ceilings add drama to the room and enhance the overall beauty of the interior decoration. Homeowners ask for it in their homes for cosmetic reasons, architects and interior designers adopt the concept to make the ceiling design look aest…

27 November, 2020

How to choose the right material for the wall panels?

Wall paneling is a popular and trendy type of wall finish that has recently been taking over other types of wall finish such as wallpapering, painting, and cladding with tiles.

24 November, 2020

6 cheap flooring ideas for your home

Flooring can be very expensive if you don't know your options well. However, if you are aware of the options available, you are more likely to make an appropriate purchasing decision that is suitable to your budget.

23 November, 2020

8 cheap and easy Vastu remedies for a rented home

When you are looking around for an apartment or house to rent, it’s almost impossible to find one that is designed according to Vastu principles. Nowadays, most houses are built with a limited budget, and the focus is on maximizing the available spac…

21 November, 2020

15 ways to hide the air conditioner

As the hottest days in India are slowly approaching, the air conditioner becomes an essential part of the home. Although we can all appreciate the comfort air conditioners bring to our homes, they don't much for the aesthetics of a home.

20 November, 2020