Found 27 Questions for Home Science

What is the difference between home and house?

Ridhi Arora
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
Home is where the heart is !! One may be staying in a rented building and with a good deal of happy moments.House is just a material thing. You can buy a house, but not a home.You can 'feel at home' or 'not feel at home' in a house. House is also a verb. You can be housed or re-housed.You can buy a big, fancy house with money, but not a happy home.A family is ‘homeless’, never 'houseless.'People who are away from their homes often complain about being homesick, not house sick.There may be thousands of houses in the city, ... Read More

What are some tips to decorate a wedding house?

Ridhi Arora
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
A wedding house is synonymous with a venue where happiness, joy, and celebration reside. These inner feelings of the residents are often reflected in the Décor of the wedding house.Tips To Decorate The Wedding HouseFlowers grace every memorable occasion. Plenty of flowers inside the house, over the walls, and also on the grills of the staircase look wonderful.Silk cloth or any other cloth that has shine and appeal like Georgette can be used. Imagine, what wonders can a lad’s wedding saree do at the occasion of her Daughter’s marriage. Her saree can not only make her daughter happy if gifted, but ... Read More

How to use pre-cooked rice to make other dishes?

Ridhi Arora
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
We might have boiled rice in our refrigerator cooked last night, but do not know how to make use of it. In such a case, we might either throw it or search some recipes which can be made out of that pre-cooked rice. Throwing any food item is not a good step that should be taken, so the recipes listed below might help in case one does not know what to do with that pre-cooked rice.Curd RiceThis is the easiest recipe that can be made out of boiled rice. Add beaten curd and 'tadka' to the rice. The 'tadka' is ... Read More

How to wash winter clothes at home dry rather than get them cleaned from the market?

Ridhi Arora
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
Although, you can easily wash winter clothes at home if you know the right method because if handled by an amateur, things may go wrong and you end up damaging your favorite woolens.What to Buy?Nowadays, I see a number of mild liquid detergents Ezee, Safewash, etc. placed on the shelves of a super market close to my house. A few drops of such liquids are enough to get the job done.Steps To FollowFill a half bucket with fresh running water. Do not fill it with warm water as it may lead to loosening of the fabric threads and even fading ... Read More

How to prevent raw rice from being destroyed by termites?

Ridhi Arora
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
Cereals like wheat, rice often get infected by pests like termites and other insects. It is thus significant to know the various ways and manners in which we can avoid this issue. This is how you can save your cereals:1. Natural Ingredients: Use cloves, cardamom and cinnamon sticks in the jar of rice you have for storage. But do not add a few of these in kilos of rice. 12-15 pieces of these in 1 kg of rice should be a safe ratio.2. Chemical Compound Addition: The other popular method is the use of boric acid. Boric acid is available ... Read More

Why do we sometimes find Bibles in hotel rooms?

Knowledge base
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
When I had recently checked-in a hotel room for a two-day stay in a new city, I was surprised to find a Bible on the table. Though initially, I thought that the previous customer or the cleaning staff might have forgotten, later on, I came to know that it was made a custom around the world by a group called Gideon group to leave a Bible in the hotel rooms.Why Did they Leave It?The Gideons International is an association of Christian business and professional men who are dedicated to distributing Lord Jesus’s word around the world. They trust that Jesus’s ... Read More

How can a lady prepare the budget for her house in order to save more?

Ridhi Arora
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
It is said that when a girl marries and becomes the bride, she becomes 'Grihlaxmi', “Dhanshree”, “Laxmi”, ' Annapoorna' of her new house. She takes care of everything starting with the husband, in-laws, children and even the budget of the house. With so many responsibilities at hand, it may become difficult at times to plan the home budget. But you need not to worry at all, the below-mentioned tips and tricks will help you to handle this mammoth task:How to Plan Home Budget?1. Note Even the Pettiest of the Expenses: Write a list of all the expenses made on a ... Read More

How to make soap at home?

Ridhi Arora
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
Soap making at home is very interesting as one can go about adding and mixing many ingredients as per one’s own choice and availability of the ingredients. While some people love to experiment, others may wish to play safe. So, let us look at some of the ways in which one can make soap at home.The Most Easiest WayThe most fundamental and easiest of all the ways is using bits of leftovers of soap, to make a new one. Take the leftovers of soaps used at home, and melt them. The procedure to melt is simple. Take a pan and ... Read More

What is a rat-race junction in microwaves?

Knowledge base
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
Rat-race junction is a microwave device used when there is a need to combine two signals with no phase difference and to avoid the signals that have a path difference.A normal three port Tee junction is taken and 4th port is added to it, to make this rat-race junction. All of these ports are connected in angular ring forms at equal intervals using series or parallel junctions.The mean circumference of total race be 1.5λ and that each of the four ports is separated by a distance of λ/4. The below figure shows the image of a Rat-race junction.Let us consider ... Read More

How to clean a refrigerator without using harsh chemicals and costly cleaners?

Knowledge base
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
Cleaning a refrigerator is always a time-taking messy procedure where using chemicals and cleaners which show their drastic effect on our skin and breathing, making our day miserable. There are some natural products with which we can easily clean the refrigerator. First, we need to switch off the supply and clear the fridge by taking out all the food items. Take out the removable trays, shelves, drawers and holders for keeping it open and empty.Soap and LatherWe can use mild soap lather to clean those trays, shelves, holders, and containers. But for that use lukewarm water and mild dishwashing soap/powder/liquid ... Read More
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