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5 tips for cleaning a blocked drain

Drains are an important part of our home and they are often neglected in terms of maintenance. They do the job, so we simply don’t focus on cleaning them. We usually acknowledge them when we notice that the water is flowing away pretty slowly. And then we’re in a pickle! In order…


Added by Blake Davies on November 27, 2019 at 8:20am — No Comments

Why You Should Consider Roof Restoration?

Your home’s roof is one of the most functional elements of the structure. Other than protecting your home from rain and sun, it’s also something that keeps the hot air trapped inside during the warmer part of the year and the cold air during the warm part of the year. In other…


Added by Blake Davies on October 1, 2019 at 5:01am — No Comments

How To Implement A Strata Scheme In Your Business

There are now many businesses that occupy strata scheme-based lots, some as owners, others as tenants. However, in order to properly implement a strata scheme into this field, you need to be aware of all the relevant regulations, rules, and systems that are in place. 



Added by Blake Davies on September 30, 2019 at 8:36am — No Comments

Which Material Is More Suitable for Roof Gutter, PVC or Aluminum?

There are so many reasons why your home and your roof need gutters. First of all, it helps funnel the water properly, thus creating a safe passage for the rainwater. This allows you to redirect it away from garden beds or cracks in which it can freeze, causing expansion and, thus,…


Added by Blake Davies on August 30, 2019 at 3:12am — No Comments

How to Make Your Backyard Family Friendly

Those lucky enough to have a backyard in this day and age of confined apartments have an obligation to take care of that space. When everyone’s so eager to have a piece of nature for themselves, you can’t neglect your own piece of heaven. This is especially true if you’ve got a family. Kids nowadays spend most of their time indoors, instead of enjoying the outdoors.

By having a family friendly backyard, you’re…


Added by Blake Davies on April 29, 2019 at 11:17am — No Comments

How to turn your backyard in landscaping oasis?

How to turn your backyard in landscaping oasis?

Maybe you have taken a good look at your backyard and realized it has been neglected for some time. Luckily, you can turn it into your personal landscaping oasis in no time. A few tricks and a bit of will and you will be able to escape the noise and rush of everyday life in no time.

To DIY or…


Added by Blake Davies on March 28, 2019 at 8:01am — No Comments

Japanese Style Garden on a Budget

Japanese gardens have a special charm and demand a bit more of regular maintenance than a common garden, but they sure are worth the trouble. Their uniqueness truly makes up for all the hard work.

The Japanese garden is known for its minimalism that aims at providing you with a place for quiet meditation and reflection. This type of garden came to life centuries ago, developed in the gardens of Japan's ruling elite to provide them with the necessary calmness in the times of war and…


Added by Blake Davies on February 27, 2019 at 4:09am — No Comments

5 Best Flooring Options for Your Ideal Kitchen

When designing your dream kitchen, everything has to be perfect. Obviously, you’re going to start from the bottom up, which means you have to pick out the right flooring. Unfortunately, this isn’t the easiest decision to make. Kitchen floors are an important pick for several…


Added by Blake Davies on January 30, 2019 at 4:43am — No Comments

Renovation Schedule: Where to Start With the Overhaul

Even when there isn’t a problem that requires your immediate attention, you might feel like it is time to change or upgrade something about your home. Truthfully, unless you live in a brand new house, chances are there is plenty of room for improvement, given that so many new trends and practical solutions emerge every year. However, oftentimes, not being able to decide where to start can be what prevents you from diving into your renovation project. Not…


Added by Blake Davies on October 1, 2018 at 11:51am — No Comments

How to Save Money on Home Relocation?

Everyone will tell you that moving to a new home is a really stressful thing to do. It’s a complicated task that can come up with numerous surprises during the process. Next, to a lot of details that need to be planned ahead, there is also the fact that it can be quite expensive. If you are on a tight budget, you are surely asking yourself – how do I move all the…


Added by Blake Davies on August 21, 2017 at 1:40pm — No Comments

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