13 Aug

Tips To Reduce Cooling Bills

Published by sarika_periwal
ceiling fan for cooling

We would all like to pay less towards cooling bills, wouldn’t we? We all know that lowering electricity bills is good for the pocket as well as for the environment. Electric appliances use up a lot of our natural resources during manufacture. In addition, running those appliances uses electricity that is created using water, coal and more. It makes sense for each of us to do our bit to reduce the amount of electricity we use and to lengthen the life of our appliances as much as possible. Here’s how:

Use your fan

08 Aug

What to Do to Keep Your Clothes Secure During a Move

Published by Emma Macmillan
Moving up

There can be a lot to consider for a move and even more to do. All the work can test your limits of patience, planning and effort. You will research the process well in advance to learn as much about it as you can and start to acquire everything you need. You will have to sort through items and pack them all up carry large goods transport things and much more. All of this has to be done so that the transition goes smoothly and so you and your goods are safe.

How often should you service your air conditioner?

Published by michellepatterson on August 7, 2014 - 11:15pm

An air conditioning system is an important part of the home. The system is used to make the inside of the home comfortable when the temperatures outside begin to rise. In many areas of the world, temperatures can reach the 90s and over 100 degrees, which mean air conditioning is a must. Without it, individuals would become very hot in the home and suffer from heat exhaustion, dehydration and a host of other physical ailments.

05 Aug

Planning Furniture in a Bespoke Way to Meet Your Requirements

Published by Alan
made to measure furniture

Planning to get some furniture for your home? Which part of the house are you planning to get them for? This decision actually plays a major role in ensuring that you get the right furniture designed in the best possible way.

10 Basic Plumbing Tools You Should Have

Published by michellepatterson on August 4, 2014 - 5:16pm

The plumbing system of the home is essential to the overall operations of the home. On a daily basis, home owners use water in a variety of ways from washing dishes and clothing to cooking and bathing. Plumbing systems are essential to the daily activities and must be kept in proper condition to ensure the home can function properly. Despite regular maintenance, home owners will face issues when it comes to the plumbing system of the home. This is why plumbing tools are so important in the home. Home owners need to learn the basics of plumbing and the tools needed to complete certain jobs.

04 Aug

Online Estate Agencies Looking to Make Life Easier and Cheaper When Selling Your Home

Published by micsten

Online Estate Agencies are looking to take over from traditional Estate Agencies in the UK market. Could this be the start of a trend towards online house sales?

19 Jul

Water Saving Shower Heads: Oxygenics

Published by EcoFriendly
Water Saving Shower Heads - Oxygenics

This article is all about water saving shower heads and in particular the revolutionary products brought to the marketplace by Oxygenics.

Their products have been trusted for over 25 years and are believed to be the only shower heads that have these three great benefits:

Pros and Cons of Hardwood and Laminate Floors

Published by markprinceton on July 19, 2014 - 7:18pm

When moving into your new home, or remodeling your current home, choosing the right floors is one of the most important points on your plan. That’s why educating yourself on the different styles of floors is the best thing you can do. Let’s begin with clarifying the differences of hardwood and laminate floors.

First, there are two different types of hardwood floors: solid hardwood and engineered hardwood.

Solid Hardwood:
Comes right off of the tree and then is sanded, finished, and polished.

05 Jul

It’s Summertime…Get to Work!

Published by jaredscott

Summer is here and school is out, which is usually and exciting time for students. College students are a different story. While it is nice to have a break from classes and homework, it also means that it is time to earn some money. Finding jobs that are only seasonal or that will work with class schedules can be a big challenge for college students. Because these types of job are slim to none, and the competition for them is so large, college students are left to be creative when it comes to making money in order to finance their upcoming semesters.

29 Jun

Get a Second Passport by Descent

Published by Millennial1

Here is a summary of what Citizenship by Descent is all About.

Second Passport, an infographic from FreePeopleSearch.org

 

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Evolution of the Hand Dryer

Published by jeffklein on June 21, 2014 - 12:01pm
Modern Hand Dryer

Before any hand dryer was ever created, paper towels were in full use. Which caused millions of trees cut down to create the paper towels and loads of trash from the used paper towels going into the landfills. Which in turn caused pollution. In 1948, a man by the name of George Clemens invented the first hand dryer in order to cut down the use of trees. And from that time, hand dryers came a long way.

16 Jun

Green Deal Grant Rises from £6000 - £7600 in June 2014

Published by EcoFriendly
Green Deal Approved

There has never been a better time to take advantage of the Government's Green Deal Home Improvement Fund and claim a grant of up to £7600 as of June 2014. The grant is available for people living in England and Wales.

What can this grant be used for? The grant can be used for things like external wall insulation or a new heating system whereby money will be given back on the contributions made to make these energy efficient home improvements.

23 May

How to Choose the Best Double Glazed Doors Suppliers?

Published by evanreaid

double glazed doors suppliersIf you have decided to remodel your house, then it is important that you choose the best contractor to do the task. Several homeowners have complained about the bad quality of work which had been done on their house. You do not want to end up being part of them. Remodeling a house is a tedious task which should be taken seriously.

09 May

What is a Pergola?

Published by yoga094

While gazebos and arbors are both very popular outdoor structures for homes and parks alike, pergolas are also quite a popular choice. A pergola differs from a gazebo and an arbor in that it is typically larger, may feature actual columns in place of simple posts, and often has a roof, but open sides. Additionally, a typical pergola differs in that it is not always constructed for use as a place for people to sit; instead, it may be designed for the sole purpose of supporting growing vines, as well as providing shade for sensitive plants that may be grown underneath it.

01 May

Buy Gun Safes

Published by ratna9012

Finding the perfect gift for that special someone in your life can be difficult. Whether you want to get a special Mother's Day present for your mom, a birthday gift for your spouse, or a Christmas present for a friend, it's important to choose a gift that is both special and usable. The right gift should be thoughtful, but it should also be something that isn't going to sit on a shelf or in a closet for years to come.

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