Found 17 Articles for Home Decor

Dresser Alternatives

Shirjeel Yunus
Updated on 20-Jun-2023 14:15:07


What is Dresser? Dresser is a furniture in which you can find many drawers for storing clothes and other things. A dresser can be kept in the living room, kitchen, or other places. Previously sundries were stored in this furniture but now it comes with a set of drawers to store many things in each one of them. Dressers in Europe were available in the form of sideboard. It was used as a storage space during meals. These dressers have raised shelves in which utensils were kept. Why Dresser alternatives? There are a few disadvantages of having a dresser and ... Read More

Difference Between Caulk and Silicone

Vineet Nanda
Updated on 02-Jun-2023 11:38:17

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Caulk and silicone are two popular sealants used in various applications such as construction, home repair, and DIY projects. While they may seem similar, there are significant differences between the two, including their composition, application, and properties. In this essay, we will explore the differences between caulk and silicone and how to choose the right one for your project. What is Caulk? Every house has gaps and cracks through which outdoor air enters and indoor air escapes. Caulk is basically a sealing agent used to prevent the passage of water and air into joints or openings in your house. Caulking ... Read More

Difference Between Primer and Paint

Vineet Nanda
Updated on 26-Apr-2023 12:17:15


In painting, like in any other trade, success depends on having the right equipment. When it comes to painting, it's the equipment and supplies that make all the difference. One of the most innovative methods to give your house or apartment a fresh, inviting appearance is to paint it. The appropriate equipment determines the quality of your paint work, even though the various methods and components are suitable for a wide range of interior design schemes. There should be two layers of paint applied: a base coat and a top coat. Paint needs to have a good bond with ... Read More

Difference Between Sheetrock and Drywall

Md. Sajid
Updated on 17-Apr-2023 17:13:59


Sheetrock and drywall are types of building material made up of gypsum plaster layered between two layers of paper. Sheetrock is actually a trademark name for a type of drywall produced by the USG Corporation. Drywall is a general name for any board made of gypsum plaster Read this article to find out more about Sheetrock and Drywall and how they are different from each other. What is Sheetrock? Sheetrock is a drywall trademark that has become synonymous with the material itself, much like Kleenex and tissue paper. It is a form of building material made of gypsum plaster, which ... Read More

Difference between Asbestos and Fiberglass

Vineet Nanda
Updated on 06-Dec-2022 07:26:15


Both fiberglass and asbestos are fibrous minerals made up of very thin fibers, but fiberglass is generally considered to be a safer material due to its better performance in temperature conditions and greater tensile strength. It is generally considered secure when installed properly. Commercial production of fiberglass began in the 1930s, and since then, it has grown to become one of the most versatile and widely used materials in modern society. Fiberglass is a man-made product, while asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral. However, several countries have banned the material due to concerns about the risks it poses ... Read More

Difference between Polyester and Rayon

Vineet Nanda
Updated on 13-Jul-2022 08:10:25


Polyester and Rayon are different types of fibers used in the manufacture of different materials in the fashion industry, pharma industry, and several other industries. Globalization has caused rapid growth in the fashion industry and has led to excess demand-supply of polyester and rayon.It is vital for us to know 'what is fiber?' before we move forth to know 'What are Polyester and Rayon?'. Fibers are minute thread-like materials used to make yarns, and later on, these yarns are used to make fabrics. Let’s dive deeper into this matter to get a broad spectrum of these topics.What is Polyester?The word ... Read More

Difference between Terrace and Balcony

Vineet Nanda
Updated on 11-Jul-2022 10:21:29

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Terrace and balconies serve similar purposes within a house, an apartment, or any given property. They provide additional open space to the property. A balcony or a terrace are excellent methods to increase living space and connect the indoors and outside. Both add visual flair to a home's façade and maximize living space, letting residents enjoy the outdoors without leaving their homes.The two structures are sometimes confused with one another. While they share some traits, each has its unique architectural characteristics and purpose and substantial variances in location, size, and construction.Terraces and balconies are frequent elements in many different types ... Read More

Difference between Balcony and Patio

Vineet Nanda
Updated on 08-Jul-2022 12:42:05


When we talk about outdoor living areas, both balcony and patio are great options, but often people get confused between both, and most of the time, balcony and patio are used synonymously as most people are unaware of the term patio. This article will help you to understand the difference between both the terms and what are their purposes.What is a Balcony?Balcony is the outer open space of a building generally located on the upper floors, which is generally supported by walls, grills, and balustrades. It is usually a smaller space mostly used for ventilation. The balcony has a vast ... Read More

Future of Home Automation

sudhir sharma
Updated on 01-Feb-2022 07:23:07

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Home Automation is creating new automation technologies for houses that will make them smart using internet-based technologies. These homes/houses that use home automation technologies are smart Homes.This field of home automation is fastly emerging in technology making homes safer and better places to live. These features help users to virtually monitor and control home attributes like lights, entertainment systems, security, climate control, etc.FUTURE OF HOME AUTOMATIONHome Automation is getter popular day by day making it the basic requirement for future homes which will be smart enough to provide the best possible comfort to people. This technology has a lot of ... Read More

Which is better front loading or top loading washing machine?

Tejas Charukula
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24


When it comes to buying a washing machine, many people get this doubt -- "Which is better, a front-loading machine or a top loading washing machine?"I will discuss the advantages of both and leave it for you to decide which one suits your requirements.Front load machinesThey use less water comparatively than top loading machines, and they accommodate more clothes than a top load machine because usually, the drum of front load machine is larger.Cycle time is more and washing is also done more efficiently and delicately. Wear and tear of clothes will be less.Top load machinesTop load machines have the ... Read More