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Offices of the past

Posted on: June 30, 2020

Currently, offices are packed full of computer technology, where conferences can happen at the touch of a button with others from across the world as a result of the internet. Of course, the office once consisted of a simple chair and a desk with a typewriter, pen and paper. Office administration is evolving and the surroundings must adapt to suit the changing needs of those who work inside them. Image credit Hundreds of years ago,…

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Different types of garage doors based upon their material

Posted on: June 24, 2020

You can find a countless variety of garage doors. The following are some of the types based on the core material used in their manufacturing. Wooden garage doors: The unmatchable beauty of these doors captures the attention of everyone. These doors being most beautiful amongst all the types. Such doors require proper maintenance and care because the wood has to stand against all types of extreme weather conditions like hail or snow. Image credit Wood…

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A New and Improved Kitchen on a Budget

Posted on: June 23, 2020

If lockdown has started to take its toll on your home, you are not alone. DIY and home improvements have become something of a national hobby over the last few months, with people wanting to spruce up the place they are currently spending more time in than ever before. If your kitchen has seen better days, there are some great ways that you can inject new life into it, and it doesn’t have to cost…

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Keeping your home secure

Posted on: June 22, 2020

While we would prefer to spend time renovating and decorating our homes, it is important to think about safety before anything else. A beautiful home will not feel welcome and relaxed once you know thieves have been through it! So you can get back to the fun stuff and still feel safe, here are some tips to make your home safe: Think about the doors More than a third of thieves were able to just…

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Enjoying your Summer Garden

Posted on: June 17, 2020

With summer on the way, we all want to make the most of our time outdoors. Over the last few months, a lot of people have been making the most of their gardens, and garden centres have seen huge amounts of orders from bored Brits hoping to get their gardens looking great for the summer. Image Credit Flower beds have been looking beautiful, and some people who have never taken an interest in gardening before…

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10 wood floor myths

Posted on: June 3, 2020

1 Wood floors are expensive Wood floors are extremely durable and can last for hundreds of years. Sustainable and beautiful, they’re actually extremely cost-effective with a low total service life making them a very wise investment. Image Credit 2 Wood flooring scratches easily All flooring wears but wood flooring is easy to repair if it does become scratched. Wood floors can be sanded and refinished, and the addition of floor rugs will help to prevent…

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Tips for choosing the right furniture for your home

Posted on: May 26, 2020

If you have recently moved home or are looking to move in the next few months you may be thinking about what furniture you will need in your new place. If you are moving to a similar property you might be able to take your existing furniture with you but if you are downsizing you will want to look at alternatives. If you are moving into one of the Gloucester Park Homes for Sale you…

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Why Gandalf should be impressed with Plumbing

Posted on: May 12, 2020

He may be able to defeat a Balrog of Morgoth (whatever that is, sounds nasty) have the ear of Elf, Man and Dwarf plus wield a magical sword that lights up whenever Orcs and Goblins are on the lookout for trouble but there is one thing I’ll bet he can’t do and that is fix a tap. I suppose he might think it a bit beneath him seeing as how he has to organise all…

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Home Lighting Tips

Posted on: May 11, 2020

A light fitting does not need to be big and bold to add the wow-factor to your interior decor. You can accomplish this using creative ideas with the shape, size, volume, proportion and materials selected to instantly change a room. Here are some useful tips: Big is not everything A piece need not be large to make a statement, it only has to be beautiful. If you want to have a stand-out piece, it does…

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