Category Archives: Home, Decorating and DIY

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Most of us have experienced the stress that is involved when we move from one home to another. But the stress can be increased and compounded when you are moving abroad. Preparing yourself for the move will greatly reduce the amount of stress involved, and it will also benefit you to use the services of a professional removal company. By using a company to move your belongings they can arrange all of the transport, as well as deal with any issues with clearing customs, which can make the process a lot easier. If you wish to move as cheaply as possible, then you will be best doing as much of the packing yourself as possible. You will also need to arrange everything that you are going to need to pack up your belongings. (more…)

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Nothing will replace the tradition of stringing lights along eaves and in trees when Christmas comes to town. Sometimes, though, you’re ready to do something a little different for your yearly Christmas decorations. With a little DIY ingenuity, you’ll have your front yard sparkling with decor that sets you apart from the neighbors and won’t take you long at all to put up. (more…)

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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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If you vacuum using the right techniques, it only has to be done once a week, not once a day. Here’s how to save time and energy and keep a clean house.

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We’re all looking for gadgets that make our lives just that little bit easier – not because we’re lazy, but because we’d rather get something else to do the work. Okay, in hindsight maybe we are just lazy…

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Photo by: Maggie.5150 via flickr

Is your garage serving no purpose right now? Or perhaps your teenage wants a space of his or her own away from the bustle of the family? Then why not consider drafting services in Perth to help convert your garage into a new living or working space – all on a budget. (more…)

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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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Moving house can be a cumbersome, time and money consuming, which begs the question why do people decide to do it? And are you considering moving to a new location but are not sure if it’s the right thing to do? Here we’ve put together 10 valid reasons why it may be time for you to move to a new place to live. (more…)

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The internet has changed the way people do business, making it possible to earn an income online in wide variety of ways.

 

Modern technology has revolutionised the way we work, creating the possibility of setting up your own business, working from home or freelancing alongside an existing job. (more…)

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If you aren’t making any changes to your bathroom, it only makes sense to choose a bath lift instead of a walk-in tub. After all, a bath-lift can be fitted around your current bathtub, while installing a walk-in tub means ripping out and replacing the old one.

 

If you’re renovating the entire bathroom anyway, it might strike you as a good idea to include a walk-in tub as part of the process. If the old tub is going anyway, you might as well, right?

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