A. This section will give you information about the live or latest events that may be occurring around the world, which will help you to relate your particular problem with such happenings, events, accidents or disasters, etc.
For example, If somewhere natural hazards like an earthquake hits, we will give you information about how to protect yourself during and after the earthquake or say how to repair earthquake damaged houses and so on.
Q. How to subscribe newsletter?
A. To subscribe the newsletter, you just need to log-in with your email id on the given section on the homepage of our website. After entering the email id, you will get the immediate mail for confirmation. You just need to confirm the subscription and after that, you will start getting our newsletter regularly.
Q. How to unsubscribe newsletter?
A. You can also unsubscribe the newsletter as per your convenience. For that, you have to view to the bottom of a newsletter and unsubscribe.
We are however grateful and honest with our user-friendly articles, and are definitely sure that you will enjoy reading it!
Q. What are the other services that you provide?
A. The list of services which we provide has been described on our website https://gharpedia.com/services/. For any query related to our services, you can contact us or send a query via email.
Q. How Ghar calculators are helpful?
A. Ultimately all the problems lead to the need which is achieved by spending the amount of money. The main problem arising to the uses is in making the right decision for the particular problem related to your house, which is ultimately related to the budget!
Ghar calculator are helpful for knowing the very very approximate quantities of the materials requirment which will give you the very very approximate cost so that you can take the right decision with the awareness of the numerical values of construction fields and ultimately you are not bluffed by anyone.
The preliminary estimate of cost and materials requirment based on ‘Thumb Rules’ will empower you to present your case with a proper perspective to the Architect/ Engineer or it will help in rightly negotiating a price with the contractor or the agency. It will also help you in making purchase decisions.
Of course, these are not exact and detailed results and hence may not be reliable in totality. They are likely to vary to a large extent depending on one’s individual case.
Q. When to use Ghar Calculator?
A. Ghar calculator is required when you need to calculate the small quantities such as for, Renovation/ Maintenance/ Repairs/ New construction, etc. It will give you the approximate quantity & budget based on the thumb rules for particular construction or repair so that you can check-out whether the developer or contractor have not have bluffed you!
The main motto of the ghar calculator is also to guide you how the quantity is calculated in the construction field and at the same time you can be aware of and take the right decision before hiring the professionals/Agencies/Contractor, etc.
Q. Will you reply my query?
A. Yes, definitely, here we provide you a platform to help you solve your house related queries. Put your query on gharpedia.com as a text message and if possible by uploading images, drawing etc. to understand your problems better. We will respond at the earliest.
Q. Can I write an article for gharpedia?
A. Yes, you are most welcome. Anyone can write the article, but it should comply with our policies, standards, and object of our website. We will upload it after editing it, if required. For more details you can contact us directly. If your articles are found interesting and, if you are ready to contribute on a large scale, we may work out a win-win solution offering you monetary rewards, too.
Q. What is plan analysis all about?
A. In the plan analysis section, we have tried to analyse different types of homes and apartment plans. After review by experts, we have highlighted ‘good and appreciable’ features of the design. Simultaneously we have also pointed out the features which are not in confirmity with sound design principles and are either not comfortable for use or may create problems while using or maintaining.
Good features have been highlighted as ‘R’ – Recommended and ‘NR’ – Not Recommended. Such features and analysis will help you in understanding your plan and in taking remedial measures if possible!
Q. Will you give your opinion/ Peer reviews my plan?
A. Yes, we will sure give you peer review of your plans and design. Please upload your plan with details of North, Road on which it is abutting and if possible with the layout of surrounding areas and plots/ houses, etc. We will study and review it. You will thereafter, get a detailed analysis of your house plans. This analysis will help you in nurturing your health, safety, and happiness through your dream house.
Q. What are the tips for using our website?
The use of this site is free barring special services.
The site covers solutions to all the problems or queries that arises in the mind of a common man as far as the house either it may be construction, repairs, maintenance, buying, selling, renting or its life, finance and social life with house is concerned.
The site is broadly divided in 16 chapters, each chapter is again divided into 8 to 16 sub-chapters. Wherever required the sub-chapters have also been divided in the further sub-chapters.
All the contents have been written in the form of question answer. The answers have been provided in a language which even a common man or even house wife can understand.
The answers have been provided in three levels. First level shall cater to the need of a common man while the second level will be useful to all the technical people and third level is targeted for students and professionals in the field.
The user can go and the search ‘option’ on the home page and can write his or her query, which will direct him or her to a solution of particular problem. If your query is not included the site, please do write us we would be very happy not to over to reply you, but to include on site for the benefit of all at large.
The user can also follow topic tree chapter-wise to reach the particular question. The use of this site is free.
You can submit your queries with necessary photographs, drawings etc., and we will reply your queries within a week’s time.
If you want to list under different categories of professionals, please contact us on [email protected]
Q: Can you assist me in my specific “large” problem where a simple reply on site will not helpful?
A: Yes, we can provide service on chargeable basis. Send your specific query on [email protected]
Q: How to Send Your Query?
A: In our query section you will see 4 tabs. Each tab will require unique information. In first tab you need to enter your genuine query regarding the Design / Construction / Renovation / Repairing, anything related to house. In 2nd tab you can upload either any photos or any document files supporting your genuine query which will help us in understanding your query in more details. In 3rd & 4th tab you need to provide your basic details i.e. your Full name, Email and mobile number.
Q. What are Common Confusions?
A: In Common Confusions Section you will see comparison of two Materials technically two alternatives of any Technical / Legal / Commercial issues where you are always confused for taking a right decision or a right choice. We have described the general use, properties, application, pros &cons and basic price for two alternatives which are commonly used. People always finds it difficult to chose when it comes to selection of the material as there are wide choices are available in market. This comparison will help you to choose the right material for the particular application.