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If you’re fortunate enough to have the budget and opportunity to climb further up the property market and begin your career as a landlord, there are so many things to consider beyond the management and upkeep of your income property, dealing with tenants (if you’re going to rent it out), or fixing it up and upgrading it (if your plan is perhaps to flip it). While those are definitely some major considerations with regards to any secondary property, particularly one which you’ve earmarked to operate as a rental property, in order for it to work when it comes down to the actual process of putting tenants in, what ultimately matters is how the property is presented. (more…)

Originally posted 2016-10-28 07:46:26. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Tattoo specialists

Do you long to have a tattoo in any part of your body? Are you afraid of negative results after a tattoo? Well, worry no more because there are a number of qualified professions who can tattoo you any image you may think of, or an image you prefer.  You will not have to worry anymore. (more…)

Originally posted 2015-10-30 12:46:09. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Moving into a new house can be really exciting. A new home is a fresh start; you can redecorate in a new style, invest in a few creative accessories and create a space for you and your family that is cozy, comfortable and aesthetically pleasing. (more…)

Originally posted 2015-11-23 13:31:39. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Are you forever searching for the remote, tripping over toys or pushing stray objects to one side to work or eat at the table? If so, your storage could probably do with an overhaul, and we’ve got some ideas to get you started.

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Originally posted 2015-04-21 06:23:38. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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There is no quicker way to turn a dinner table conversation into a blazing row than to bring up the topic of schools. Wine glasses get knocked over and neighbourhood friendships rupture. I even remember the peace of a family outing to an ice rink in north London being pierced by a screeching scuffle between a leading liberal-left journalist and an equally well known comprehensive school campaigner over where a child was going to be educated.

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Originally posted 2015-10-15 12:30:35. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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The summer break, a time where kids are out of school and routines generally are more flexible, usually brings out high hopes for fun and adventure for your children. However, their expectations can sometimes result in boredom and wasted hours spent at home. This disappointment can often be met with behavior issues that can affect each and every relationship within your family. While this is often the case, your summer break doesn’t have to be like this. To enjoy a summer break that makes you excited to spend time with your kids, here are three ideas you can employ to make this your family’s best summer ever. (more…)

Originally posted 2016-05-02 15:39:32. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Yummy mummy is a phrase that is used a lot these days and it conjures up an image of wealthy, well-groomed mothers with perfect outfits and nails to match. When you first take on motherhood, there are times when that vision seems impossible. However, with a little bit of effort, anything is possible. You don’t have to rich and glamorous to be a yummy mummy.  It is all about making small changes that make you feel better about yourself. (more…)

Originally posted 2014-10-14 01:45:42. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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What is Chinking?

Chinking is the material that fills the gap between logs in a log home.

A properly built Scandinavian ‘Chinkless’ style of log home will have no chinking at all (thus the name ‘Scandinavian Chinkless’ rather than “Scandinavian Chinked”).

The Saddle Notch, Butt and Pass, and Dovetail (or Appalachian style) will all have chinking.

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Originally posted 2015-11-26 13:51:37. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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There are very few things worse than being annoyed by pests in your home, and many times once they have taken up residence, it’s hard to know what to do in order to get rid of them and keep them from coming back. (more…)

Originally posted 2015-11-15 19:01:16. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Family vacations are a way for every member of your family to spend time together and have memories that will last a lifetime. If you are lucky enough to enjoy a family vacation each and every year, you know how fun it can be to spend time with family members. To take your family vacation a step further, why not step out of your normal comfort zone and do something crazy? Many families go to the beach or travel to the mountains for a vacation, but why not do something different? One option for travel is to hike Mount Kilimanjaro. To Hike Kilimanjaro, you need a quality plan and the physical fitness to do so, but there are several trails you can choose to climb high above the mountain with your spouse and children. (more…)

Originally posted 2014-10-08 10:37:46. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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