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Spring and Winter both can hard on our homes in Ottawa, especially the lower levels. The several feet of snow and then the spring rains often accumulate against the foundation of our homes as well as lower levels of our homes. You may notice that your basement is damp and even may have water present. The foundation may have cracked and is allowing water or moisture to seep into the lower levels of the home or basement. In order to ensure that your home is protected you should waterproof the lower levels and the basement of your home.

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If your life is plugging along in a rational manner, and you dont have a lot of excitement in your day, maybe you have thought that now is a good time to bring a new family member into your home. If your first thought went to a baby, then thats a whole other situation. We are talking about adding a puppy to your home. A living, breathing, pooping, chewing tornado will be entering your life, bringing you sweet kisses and not so sweet surprises. What do you need to do to prepare your home and yourself for the happy storm thats about to arrive? Puppy Classes in Sunderland, or somewhere local to you, might be on the cards in a few months time but there are a few things that need to be sorted out for the day your new four-legged friend comes home. (more…)

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Eeeek … Eeek… Eeek… the closets are calling! You know exactly why. Slowly, you open them …. Boom! You see stuff and more stuff. Where did they come from? Well, they are things you bought and used only once; stuff you bought and planned to use soon; clothes you fit in twenty years ago; toys played by your now grown-up kids when they were toddlers! So many things! So little space! Well, there is only one solution … GET RID OF THEM! Clean your home once and for all. (more…)

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Moving house can sometimes be a stressful process. Along with the inconvenience, time, and effort involved in sorting, organizing, and packing up everything you own, moving can also be expensive. But it is also necessary to hire in some help, especially if you are moving a fair distance away. For instance, people like to visit sites like https://packersandmoversbrisbane.com.au/sunshine-coast-removalists/ to see if they can hire some removals vans to move their belongings to the new destination. This is quicker and easier for the whole family! Sometimes it is wise to weigh up your options and prices and what you need to invest in and what you can do yourself. The following 7 suggestions present some clever strategies that will help you slash your moving costs. (more…)

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For families with children the washing machine is an essential appliance in the home. Indeed, many are used on an almost daily basis, and provide a service that is indispensable. A washing machine shoulders a heavy workload and, as they feature many moving parts, they are susceptible to faults and breakdowns. This means access to a company that can repair your machine quickly and effectively is essential, and you need one that is available seven days a week and at sensible rates. There are many washing machine repair companies in the market, but for addresses in and around Liverpool and the surrounding areas, one stands out thanks to exceptional quality and expertise. (more…)

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E: Christmas can be an expensive time of year, but that doesn’t mean households have to rack up extra debt. (more…)

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It might be one of the most stressful things that ever happens to you, but kids locking their parents out of the house happens all the time. If it happens to you, follow this advice. (more…)

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There are millions of adults in the UK who don’t currently have a will. In fact, over half of UK adults are yet to write one. That statistic is quite shocking, but seeing as though ‘death’ is somewhat of a taboo, or a topic of conversation we often avoid in the average UK household, it may not come as a surprise to many. (more…)

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There are a million different ways to eventually get to the satisfying goal of having a healthy and happy home life. However, there are some basic tips that you can follow that allow you to pursue variations on the theme, while still having unlimited choices about what to do within that bubble of options. (more…)

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Are you a member of the Sandwich Generation? A term that is gaining traction in the vernacular, the Sandwich Generation consists of parents – adults with children – who are now also in the position of caring for their own aging parents, often all under one roof. It’s an expansion of the nuclear family and a unique challenge, a direct outgrowth of a population living longer, healthier lives than ever before. (more…)

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