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4 Reasons to Choose a Deck-Mounted Skylight Over Curb-Mounted

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Adding a skylight to your home is a great way to bring in more natural light and provide beautiful views of the sky above without impacting your own privacy. However, there are different types of skylights available, so you’ll want to spend some time looking at all the options to ensure you pick out the best one to fit your property. One of the most important decisions you’ll need to make is between deck-mounted and curb-mounted skylights.…

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2 Tips To Follow If You Want To Run Your Online Shop From Your Home

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Here are two tips to follow if you’d like to run your online shop from your home. Put the majority of your shop’s inventory into a self-storage unit Instead of keeping all of your online shop’s inventory in your home, you should put most of it into a self-storage unit and store. This keeps the majority of your inventory safe, while you can keep the amount you need to fulfil your online orders for the next two weeks or so conveniently in your own house.…

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Two tips to follow if you've installed a retractable awning

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If you’ve just installed a retractable awning, here are some tips to follow.   Always brush debris off the awning before retracting it Before you retract the awning, you should brush off any large debris you find on its upper surface. Whilst one of the great things about retractable awnings is that they don’t need to be cleaned very often (as they don’t collect dirt when they’re retracted), leaves, dust and debris of other kinds can still accumulate on them whilst they’re on display.…

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Starting From The Ground Up? How To Utilise Landscaping Supplies To Design The Perfect Yard

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If you’re in the process of landscaping your yard and you’re starting from bare soil, you know that you’re going to need the basic products. Some of those products include top soil, fertiliser and hand tools. However, there are other landscaping products that you’ll need. Those are the decorative products that you’ll use to take your yard to the next level. Before you start your landscaping project, read the list provided below.…

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Two Bathroom Blind Options

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When planning window coverings for a bathroom, you need to pick materials that can withstand this damp and humid environment. Here are a couple of blinds options. Venetian Blinds Venetian blinds let you control light in various ways, offering the versatility you need for a bathroom. You can angle the slats shut for total privacy or allow daylight to filter inside. The louvres can be made from materials, such as vinyl and aluminium, that withstand the moist environment without growing mouldy.…

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Reasons for the Growing Popularity of Window Shutters in Australia's Home Improvement Market

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In recent times, the Australian home improvement market has witnessed significant surges in demand for window shutters. This market trend can be attributed to the fact that more and more people are looking for ways to improve the functionality and aesthetics of their homes, and window shutter installation easily fits the bill. Continue reading to find out why a growing percentage of Australians are equipping their residential windows with shutters and why you should too.…

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Tips For Getting Rid of Unwanted Rodents

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Rats and mice tend to cause the biggest problem on farms and agricultural centres where there is an abundance of food available to them. Grain silos and storage depots can be overrun by huge numbers of rodents if the conditions are right for them to breed rapidly. However, homeowners in urban areas should not think that rodent pest control is only something that needs to be worried about by farmworkers. If you get them on your property, then they can cause a great deal of damage and you may need to call a rodent pest control professional to help you get rid of them.…

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3 Ways That Awnings Can Block the Sun's Heat During Summer

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Australian summers can get very hot. And all that heat from the sun can lead to heavy air conditioner use, which leads to higher energy bills. And the sun can do a lot of damage to you and your furniture if allowed to shine directly onto your property. Awnings are a potent and attractive way to keep the sun’s heat at bay during a scorching Australian summer. If you want to keep the sun’s heat at bay next summer, then now is a good time to install one or more awnings around your home.…

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See What Locksmiths Can Do to Keep Your Home Safe

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Locks have always been reliable at keeping homes and other residential buildings safe and secure. They make it difficult for anyone to get into a house without the key. But like other security components, locks get damaged, or you may lose keys, making it impossible to enter or get into your property.  Luckily, locksmiths open your home or even vehicle doors and conduct repairs without causing damage. These experts have the training and experience required to work on your home locks, and they also know the tools and equipment to use for the job, no matter how complex it might be.…

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How Straight-Drop Awnings Enhance the Versatility of Outdoor Spaces

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Australia’s unpredictable weather often forces homeowners to retreat to the confines of their air-conditioned houses rather than the outdoor spaces at their disposal. Patios and balconies are often underutilised despite the value they add to a property. Interior designers are trying to change the trend by encouraging homeowners to install straight-drop awnings. The feature improve the versatility of semi-outdoor spaces, allowing homeowners to reclaim the areas. This article highlights how straight-drop awnings enhance the versatility of outdoor space in a home.…

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