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Post Construction Cleaning Tips

Post Construction Cleaning Tips One thing that property owners often overlook after construction is that cleaning is actually a continuous process. Often we just hire a cleaning company so that the cleaning headache can just go away. If you have the financial resources to hire a cleaning company well, why not? Here are a few tips. Windows Cleaning windows is not all about scrubbing. After construction...

Why Valuate Your Property?

Property valuations are crucial. There are different reasons why you should have your home valued. Whether you plan on selling your home soon or not, a property valuation can be of benefit.  If you are asking why should I have a property valuation, then this article is for you. Who carries out a property valuation? A surveyor will carry out your valuation. They will consider elements like the age, size,...

Hiring a professional mover

Hiring a professional mover

Choosing the right moving company can be hard work. Thousands of complaints about movers are lodged annually. The majority of complaints are over allegedly misplaced or damaged items. Charges for unworked hours, arriving late, and failing to honour estimates are also on the list of grievances. Moving day is stressful enough without having your stuff arrive broken or with a surprise bill. To avoid it, here...

Top tips for a green home

Top tips for a green home

Being intentionally eco-wise is just as good for your health and bank account as it is for the environment. We’ve compiled a list of top tips for a green home. These key improvements can help you reduce your environmental footprint, lower your utility bills, and live a more sustainable lifestyle. Top tips for a green home Switch to LED or CFL lights Lighting accounts for about 9% of a typical home’s...

Red flags when buying land

Red flags when buying land

There are a lot of benefits to buying land. Buying land is usually a sound investment because the land won’t go anywhere and you can improve upon it in the future. Besides the primary rule of location, it is important to learn everything you can about a piece of land before you buy it. Aside from learning all you can on paper, go see the land, and inspect it for yourself. Keep an eye out for these red...

Making the most of a small kitchen

Making the most of a small kitchen

Not everyone has the luxury of having a spacious kitchen. However, just because your kitchen is small, doesn’t mean that it can’t be stylish, functional, and inviting. The secret to success in a small kitchen is imagination. Whatever size or shape you've got to work with, the trick is to create the illusion of more space with a smart layout and clever storage solutions. How? Just follow our top tips to...

Summer outdoor lighting ideas

Summer outdoor lighting ideas

Summer is best spent outside, especially when the warm nights are accompanied by a cool breeze, making it perfect for hanging out with friends and family in the backyard. Creating an inviting outdoor space this summer is easy with our exterior lighting ideas. No matter how big or small your outdoor space is, our easy and low-cost summer outdoor lighting ideas are fit for any space needing a summer lighting...

Factors to consider when picking your perfect neighbourhood

Factors to consider when picking your perfect neighbourhood

There's a lot that goes into buying a property, and it’s easy to put all the focus on finding the ideal home. When it comes to buying a home, though, location is perhaps the most significant issue to consider. You can't change the location, regardless of how much you enjoy the house itself. While there are often little things we can overlook when choosing a home, our location impacts our daily lives....

Picking the right furniture for your home

Picking the right furniture for your home

Moving into a new home can be exciting and a huge milestone in your life. You will make lifelong memories within the confines of your new home. But, before you make those memories, you must first make your home! After you've moved the boxes in, it's time to select the appropriate furniture for your home so you can begin living! Choosing the right furniture, including style and construction that can stand...

6 good reasons to get renter's insurance

6 good reasons to get renter’s insurance

The cost of housing makes it impossible for many people to purchase a home of their own. This makes renting a place the only realistic option available. If you're renting a home, you'll need an insurance policy to cover your belongings. A landlord's property insurance policy covers losses to the building itself. Your personal property and certain liabilities, however, are covered only through a renter's...

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