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Jul 18 2018
by Ella |
Comments Off on Creating the Perfect Kitchen

Perhaps inspired by some specialist home channel TV shows you watch or maybe even by the interior decoration work of some people in your social and professional circles, finally knuckling down to get around to doing up your own kitchen can make for what seems like a daunting task. Either way it definitely makes for some exciting times ahead, but how exactly do you go about creating the perfect kitchen? ...

Jul 17 2018
by Ella |
Comments Off on 7 Easy DIY Outdoor Christmas Decorations

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. Originally posted 2015-10-20 18:43:43. Republished by Blog Post Promoter...

Jul 17 2018
by Ella |
Comments Off on Sending Shipments Abroad this Winter: What to Look For in a Delivery Service

UK shoppers are set to dispel the economic gloom this winter, by spending more than any other European nation. This represents a significant surprise, while it has also delighted retailers who were expecting a difficult period of declining profitability. If you are one of the thousands UK residents who is looking to spend heavily this festive season, however, you will need to ensure that shipment and delivery costs do not become too overwhelming. This will require you to partner...

Jul 17 2018
by Ella |
Comments Off on Clever Ways to Extend Your Home
Clever Ways to Extend Your Home

Possibly as a result of increasing house prices, many people are finding themselves short on space yet reluctant to move. If you find that you’re among them, building an extension could be the solution. Originally posted 2015-01-09 13:27:27. Republished by Blog Post Promoter...

Jul 17 2018
by Ella |
Comments Off on Hitting the Sweetest Spot

Fast food chains would love to have you believe that their ‘unmistakable’ food products taste exactly the same wherever in the world you go, but the truth is that in reality there are some subtle differences. In fact, in some instances if you were blind-folded and made to taste say a popular cheeseburger from the same chain store’s different branches located in different countries, you’d not really be able to make a link between the two. Try as they may, unless it’s...

Jul 17 2018
by Ella |
Comments Off on Why Is Green Oak Ideal for Frame Structures?

Green oak (also known as fresh sawn oak) is unseasoned, meaning that it hasn’t been allowed to dry out since being cut. Since it will dry out over time, changing shape a little and getting thinner as it does so, it’s a material that people often avoid using. That said, green oak does come with certain advantages that make it ideal for certain projects. For example, green oak can make an excellent choice if you’re looking for frame structures, and here are just three reasons...

Jul 17 2018
by Ella |
Comments Off on This year I’m going to make my kids Winter Jumpers – Here’s why

Another winter is going to be knocking on our door soon. As a parent that always did beyond the maximum for my kids I am setting up a mission called the best hand to keep you warm is mom’s hands. My mission was to make Christmas jumpers for my kids, to some this is not big challenge but to me it is the first time I am jumping into jumpers. Originally posted 2015-09-28 19:57:32. Republished by Blog Post Promoter...

Jul 11 2018
by Ella |
Comments Off on Consider this before installing a sump pump

If your house has a basement, even if it’s just a storage or crawl space, you should probably consider having a sump pump installed.  A sump pump can prevent damage to your home and your belongings in the event of a flood in your basement.  Everything kept in your underground spaces, from furniture to treasured family photos and mementos, are at risk of being damaged or ruined by water if you don’t have a sump pump.  Because of this, sump pump installation should always...

Jul 11 2018
by Ella |
Comments Off on How to prevent your home from becoming infested with termites

Your home is likely to be the biggest single financial investment you will make in your life, so you don’t want it to be compromised by a hoard of hungry termites. One colony of termites can consume just in excess of two linear feet of a 2×4 piece of pine in one year. This may not sound like a lot, but it is when it’s supporting the structure of your property. Originally posted 2015-04-28 09:07:13. Republished by Blog Post Promoter...

Jul 11 2018
by Ella |
Comments Off on Downgrading House: 5 Tips to Make your Move Stress Free

Most of the homeowners think downgrading means moving to a smaller home. However, the truth is far from it. Even if you have to vacate your home when downgrading, you can still move to a new home of the same size in another locality. Originally posted 2015-09-29 13:33:53. Republished by Blog Post Promoter...

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