Category Archives: Home, Decorating and DIY

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Home improvement can either cost a small fortune or no more than some elbow grease and a bit of time, depending on your budget. Whether you spend money or effort, the result is the same: a more desirable property that’s attractive to buyers when it comes time to sell, and is more pleasant to live in in the meantime. (more…)

Originally posted 2016-10-29 13:52:32. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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My girls are growing up and, while I am more than happy to get past the sleepless nights and potty training stage and into the stage in which they are more like proper people (albeit small ones), I am sad that they’re growing up so fast. Even as I write that my brain is screaming CLICHÉ!; but it’s true. (more…)

Originally posted 2014-12-10 11:29:13. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Moving house can sometimes be a stressful process. Along with the inconvenience, time, and effort involved in sorting, organising, and packing up everything you own, moving can also be expensive. The following 7 suggestions present some clever strategies that will help you slash your moving costs. (more…)

Originally posted 2015-08-27 14:25:27. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Ever notice the way a dog will be up, bouncing and anxious, moving around when it’s owner is up and pacing? Well, your entire family, especially your children, can draw energy much the same way. You may not realize it, but your stress and anxiety around your home could be what is causing all the annoying ruckus you get sick of dealing with on a daily basis.

 

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Originally posted 2017-01-24 22:54:02. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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There are lots of jobs around the house where a DIY approach is absolutely fine. However, when it comes to the electrical systems in your home, if involves more than changing a light bulb, don’t do it. Leave the job to the professionals.  Here’s why?

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Originally posted 2015-08-28 04:45:12. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Finding the perfect bathtub is a daunting task. It is after all the largest item in the bathroom, and by far the hardest to replace; should you decide you’ve made a mistake. Especially if you’re looking for a freestanding bath tub.

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Originally posted 2015-03-19 07:04:49. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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If your house has a basement, even if it’s just a storage or crawl space, you should probably consider having a sump pump installed.  A sump pump can prevent damage to your home and your belongings in the event of a flood in your basement.  Everything kept in your underground spaces, from furniture to treasured family photos and mementos, are at risk of being damaged or ruined by water if you don’t have a sump pump.  Because of this, sump pump installation should always be considered when you buy a home.

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Originally posted 2015-07-11 03:29:57. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Buying furniture for your house has always been a complex and precarious affair. You will never buy furniture in the same way you buy a laptop or a television. Like all other businesses, the furniture industry is also going through dramatic changes due to the challenges posed by recession and digital age. This implies both good and bad for the furniture shoppers. While you get more choices than before and allow comparison shopping, many other furniture stores are struggling to encounter aggressive sales procedures for making profits. If you too are in the market for buying your favorite recliner chairs or centre tables, here are few tips that you need to take into account.

 

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Originally posted 2017-02-28 20:50:13. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Taking the strain away from sitting down and getting up, rise-and-recline armchairs can be a godsend to those suffering from mobility issues. All models will help improve your quality of life, but you might also want to consider adding a heating function to your rise-and-recline chair for optimal comfort and enhanced health benefits. (more…)

Originally posted 2017-09-29 15:17:59. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Awnings provided sufficient shade for any deck or porch. They also help in reducing the heating bill during the summer months by minimizing the contact that the sun has with the exterior of the home. Retractable awnings Montreal help to take the convenience an additional step. Instead of always offering shade, the awnings are able to be retracted so that the level of sun that is shining on the home or deck can be adjusted. You also have the option or either a manual or awning version that allows you to either automatically or manually adjust the amount of sun that is seen.

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Originally posted 2015-07-15 01:38:34. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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