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Sunday, September 04, 2005
Property Plus Coimbatore
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Catering to the upper middle class in a big way
While earth shakes, buildings should hold ground
A desire to create an aesthetic and functionally-efficient structure drives architects to conceive wonderful and imaginative buildings. But are these safe? Learn how shapes and structure impact buildings during tremors...
Here's how to break free of brokers' clutches
Property registration is possible with minimum hassles, writes K. SRINIVAS REDDY
Fountains for peace and prosperity
The sound and motion of gurgling water activates chi (cosmic energy); adds humidity to a dry room; helps restore balance, writes USHA VASU
Let Vasthu redefine your life
Read on to know how to balance primary elements and energies in a house by proper placement and relocation of key objects.
Killing pests? Do it the eco-friendly way
WHAT DO Buddhist monks do when mosquitoes hover noisily around their ears? How do Jains keep their houses free of cockroaches and spiders? Periodic cleaning of every nook and corner of a house is definitely the best way to keep harmful pests ...
Fans that blow out odour
Ordinary exhaust fans work best when the bathroom doors are open! But closed doors don't bother blower fans. The difference is there for all to sniff
Flooring you with variety
How do you choose the right floor finish for your home? The floor of a house provides a horizontal sanitary surface for residents, the furniture and equipment. All good floors should provide strength and stability, resistance to dampness, ...
The master planner imperative for development of urban area
Having a Master Plan is imperative for development of any urban area. Transport, services and land use sectors should work together as development is not just about constructions but also about conservation of green areas, water bodies, heritage ...
Beyond the confines of the traditional art
Gone are the days when traditional paintings ruled, says LAKSHMI LUND
`Click' a button and the shutters open
Remote-controlled gates and rolling shutters have made their presence felt in Bangalore Opening the gate yourself and getting back into the car to take the vehicle out could well belong to a bygone era
Laugh away, Buddha...
He is in great demand. So is the three-legged frog. Feng shui has propelled them to stardom
Things to remember for bonding with the right cement
Although many materials make concrete, cement is the most important
Campus calls for design
Land use patterns in a campus could be diverse and wide-ranging. Site-planning, therefore, has cardinal points to be considered before freezing a plan for action
Take a shine to solar energy systems
We can use solar power one way or the other in our homes to cut down on electricity bills. The options are many from solar water-heating systems to pumps
Equipping construction workers with skills
An institute of building technology is coming up in Thiruvananthapuram
Let there be cheap light
The energy charges continue to spiral beyond middle class reach and situation is that one cannot think of any measure to contain the power usage. From fans to air-conditioners to vacuum cleaners to computers, life is dependent on electricity ...
Soft lights that put you to sleep
BED LAMPS/headboard reading lamps can be a wonderful addition to any bedroom as they add colour and beauty to it. They come with two wire hooks that fit over the headboard or a mirror. Today, various types of bed lamps are available in the ...
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WHEN IN NEED
RESIDENTS CAN contact the following local bodies in their respective areas for guidance on Property Tax, building licence, water connections and other aspects relating to property: Coimbatore Corporation: 2390261 East Zone: ...
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Vasthu and water sources
Here is what Vasthu has to say on the positioning of wells and ponds on a plot.
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