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Summer is right around the corner. That means hotter weather is going to be here soon. And that means that you should make sure that any of your summer repairs are done before the sun starts beating down and making you and your family uncomfortable. What you’d like to avoid is starting to do repairs on certain aspects of your home after it’s too late. At that time, repair work will be more expensive and less effective because there are fewer days in which to create a comfortable home climate.  Three sets of summer repairs will come to mind right…

It is 5:45 pm, and you are rushing in the door, juggling bags, a laptop, toddlers, shoes, drink bottles, and other miscellaneous items. You know you need to get dinner on the table fast, or it will break-down central. So, how will you go about getting a quick, easy, simple, and delicious meal on the table ASAP? These kitchen gadgets and gizmos might be your saving grace. Induction Cooking If you have an induction stovetop, you can cut the time it takes to heat your pot or pan in half. Induction cookware is heated directly through electromagnetic coils, rather than…

With wood flooring being a beautiful and life-long investment, it’s important that we take good care of it – the last thing you want to be doing is to be causing damage that could have been avoided in the first place! Fixing a damaged plank and replacing our flooring is not always simple and can be very costly, so we end up obsessing over how best to protect our investment. Here are a few everyday adjustments that can help you avoid any damage!  No sweeping frequently enough: Sweeping regularly is very important as it removes dirt and debris which can…

Auctions are fast gaining traction as the most popular way to sell a property in Australia. Auctions can be fun, exciting, and present an opportunity to snap up a bargain. For sellers, an auction is a great way to drum up as much interest as possible (and hopefully the best possible price.)  For all the glitz, glamour, and action, an auction is not for first-timers. It can be downright intimidating to bid on a property at auction, and there’s more to winning your dream home than finding the best lender in Australia. What happens if you find the property of…

Starting a kitchen remodel project is incredibly nerve-wracking and exciting. In order to make the experience much less stressful, you need to know what to do. Things are definitely not as simple as contacting specialists like Canberra plumbers Fix It Right and expect things to be great. You need to know as much as possible about kitchen remodeling so here are some tips that will help you much more than you might think. Try Islands Before Buying When you need more storage space and counter space, it is a really good idea to consider using a center island. However, when…