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Feb 14 2019
by Ella |
Comments Off on Top Tips For Home Construction Projects

If you want to take DIY to the next level, you can try home construction. Home construction takes the jobs you’d usually give to labourers and just do them yourself. It’s the ultimate evolution of DIY. It’s tricky, though. You need to know what you’re doing, and you need to plan appropriately. We’ll walk you through a few tips to get started. Image credit Have Experience You can’t go head first into this without a little bit of experience. Maybe you used to work on...

Feb 14 2019
by Ella |
Comments Off on THE IMPORTANCE OF POWER OF ATTORNEY FOR A FAMILY

Image Source There are good number of reasons why a family might like to make arrangements for power of attorney. Some of these could be purely temporary but, in other cases, they may be more long-lasting or permanent arrangements. At its simplest, power of attorney allows a family member (or another appointed individual for that matter) take decisions on your behalf. The power is set out in a document which hands over the legal authority to make decisions on a wide range of...

Feb 14 2019
by Ella |
Comments Off on Why Waterproof your Basement

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...

Feb 14 2019
by Ella |
Comments Off on 3 Things That Could Be Putting Your Home’s Foundation and Your Family In Danger

When it comes to your home, the foundation is literally what holds the whole thing together. Without a proper foundation, your home could settle into the ground, causing big problems for the structural integrity of the building and the safety of those living inside of it. However, it’s often hard for homeowners to tell if their foundation is vulnerable until it’s too late and thousands of dollars are needed to address the problem and keep your home safe and secure. To avoid...

Feb 14 2019
by Ella |
Comments Off on Bored Over Summer? Here are 5 Free Games to Keep You Entertained!

Whilst we like to think of summer as a period choc-full of blissful sunshine, park-bound afternoons and day trips out, often the changeable weather can considerably dampen our best laid plans. If you’ve got kids to keep entertained, dismal weather can truly make summertime a rather tedious one, and buying games and other things to keep the family entertained can burn considerable holes in parents’ pockets. To help, we’ve scoured the internet for the best free...

Feb 14 2019
by Ella |
Comments Off on What Are ‘Designer’ Dogs, And Are They Good Pets?

A dog is the ultimate family pet. Cuddly and cute, they are adorable to have around, but they also provide plenty of fun and great company, with their high levels of energy and fondness for playing. Keeping a dog can help kids learn to be responsible for an animal, provide them with a playmate, and also help ensure they get enough outdoor time and exercise. Of course, there are almost endless different choices when it comes to choosing a dog for your family. They come in a huge...

Feb 14 2019
by Ella |
Comments Off on 4 Reasons Why Investing in Real Estate is Good for Your Family

When you are the head of a family, you are always worrying about family finances. After all, no one can really predict the future. If you suddenly get laid off, or if there’s a financial emergency, your whole family could suffer. Therefore, families should diversify their sources of income to protect finances in case the worst happens. Investing is an excellent option in this regard. You can generate a monthly passive income with little work by investing in a high-yield venture....

Feb 14 2019
by Ella |
Comments Off on Stressed with the Mess? Four Simple Tips for a Child-Friendly Home

“When you have kids, things will change!” I heard someone utter those exact words a few weeks ago. I just don’t know if they said on a positive note or a negative one. Anyway, I totally agree with the statement. Things do change a lot when you have kids. For one thing, forget about your museum-like home because it won’t last. What you need to do is expect the inevitable … Mess! Originally posted 2015-11-10 16:01:48. Republished by Blog Post Promoter...

Feb 14 2019
by Ella |
Comments Off on Feeling The Pressure? Eight Ways To Simplify Your Life

When you have a family, you might feel as though there are not enough hours in the day to get everything done. If you find it difficult to squeeze everything into a day, you need to take a step back and see what you can change. The fact of the matter is that stress is no good for you. Sure, being a parent can be difficult. That doesn’t mean that you need to struggle. There are many ways and many technologies that can make your life easier than it is now. Here are just eight...

Jan 25 2019
by Ella |
Comments Off on New Dog Owner Guide

Welcoming a dog into your home is a joyous occasion for everyone in your family, and especially the youngest members. After all, growing up with a dog is extremely beneficial for children and especially so when they’re allowed to take care of the pup as well. One of the best ways to encourage your kids to learn more about the dog’s needs is to prepare everything necessary for the pup’s arrival beforehand. Not only is this shopping spree going to be a fun experience for the...

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