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What Not To Do When Using Your Barbeque

There are a number of things to be aware of when using your barbeque at home. Even though barbequing itself is pretty simple, there are some things that beginners do that experts don’t, and this can make all the difference between a great tasking BBQ meal, and one that is rather bland. If you’re unsure as to whether your barbequing technique is up to scratch, read on. Here are 3 things... ❯❯❯

Bearing the Seasons - Make Sure Your Flat Roof is Winter Proof

When the days start to get shorter and the nights get colder, it’s time to think about your flat roof and how it will survive the winter. A flat roof has a number of advantages and it looks sleek and modern on your home – but there are a few considerations that you need to keep in mind if you own one. Because of its shape, your flat roof will collect more rain and snow than a sloped... ❯❯❯

How to Never Lose Your Keys Again

If you've ever lost your keys and could practically see the spare set through the window you'll know how frustrating it is. It is an all too common mistake but one that can be avoided. All you need to do is follow a few simple tips and you'll never be left out in the cold again. By putting your keys in exactly the same place time and again, you will eliminate the possibility of losing them. How... ❯❯❯

How to Make Sure You Don’t Get Screwed When It’s Time to Get Your Carpets Cleaned

If you have carpet in your home, you know that there will come a time when you need to get that carpet cleaned. A dirty carpet is unsightly and can detract from your enjoyment of your home as well as reducing its value.  A dirty carpet also can cause you to suffer from allergies and can create unpleasant odors in your home. Vacuuming or other DIY cleaning efforts are typically unsuccessful... ❯❯❯

Finding and Destroying Hidden Problem Odors

The sources of most problem home odors are easy to spot, such as the overflowing trashcan, old sneakers, or the family dog that is overdue for a bath. However, having mystery smells in one’s home can be quite frustrating, particularly when an exhaustive search proves to be fruitless. While locating the source of the odor is important, using ozone generators is one way to ensure that even... ❯❯❯

What You Need to Know About Security Cameras

People choosing a network camera or other security camera for the first time sometimes have unrealistic expectations of what these devices can do. Though even mid-range cameras can deliver a range of user options and advanced security features, a camera can only perform to the extent it was designed to. To prevent buyer’s remorse and to keep from being taken advantage of by unscrupulous... ❯❯❯

Top Tips For Moving Day

We all know that there is nothing more stressful than moving house, so it’s essential you do everything possible to prepare for the big moving day. Even if you think you have it all under control, surprises on the day can be really frustrating, not to mention expensive, so follow our simple tips below to help you get ready for the move... 1) As soon as you have your moving date, give your... ❯❯❯

Ideas to Spruce Up Your Kitchen with Discount Bamboo Shades

Your kitchen is one of your most treasured spaces. Not only is it one of the busiest rooms in a home, it is the one that sees the most adventures. Your baby’s first meal was made here, here was the first place you baked a cake (and burned it) and this is where you have graduated to creating culinary masterpieces for your family. Shouldn’t it be a room that stands out like no other? ... ❯❯❯

Looking After Your Commercial Property

If you buy a commercial property whether you use it personally or rent it out there are certain things you need to do to look after it. Buildings need regular maintenance to keep them in good condition and make sure everything is working alright. If you have invested in commercial property the last thing you want to do is let it deteriorate. It’s in your best interests to look after the... ❯❯❯

The Problems With Gutters

With plenty of winter storms under our belts already this year and more promised over the coming weeks and months, many householders have found themselves dealing with a variety of weather related repairs. From loose or missing roof tiles to damaged and blocked guttering, the list of jobs is seemingly endless. Most of don’t waste a great deal of thought on guttering repairs but... ❯❯❯