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The World’s Favourite Antiques

Antiques can take all shapes and sizes – from paintings to pottery, coins to cutlery. Each country has its own unique traditions and history so perhaps it’s no surprise the most popular antiques vary wildly from country to country. At Westland a large number of our clients come from overseas so we were curious to see what’s hot and what’s …

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Prepare Your Own Emergency Family Disaster Kit

Family Emergency Disaster Kit

Having a disaster kit is an important step to have your family prepared for an emergency. Learn what items you need to have and what you have to consider to build your own disaster kit and how to maintain it in the best conditions so you can face any difficult event with a plan and the essentials to keep your …

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2017 Design Trends

2017 Design Trends

Did you know that your house can be a reflection of your personality? The design, choice of colors and furniture may speak something about the owner. And this is the reason why there are so many home designs nowadays, it never stop. If you want to renovate your home, here are some trendy ideas you can try, in an infographic …

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Tips to Childproof your Home

Childproof your Home

Your children’s safety is a priority. So keep them safe at home. Inspect every corner of your house for any potential danger. Consider childproofing your home. To help you, here’s an infographic presented by eMoov. via emoov.co.uk

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How Often Should You Replace Your Roof

This infographic by Dangelo & Sons roofing company provides critical information on how often a homeowner should replace a roof. It outlines the different roofing materials commonly used, their average lifespan and how weather factors also impact a roof’s lifespan. via dangeloandsons.com

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Wedding Roles and Responsibilities: Who Does What?

Wedding Roles and Responsibilities

Who knew that planning a wedding would be so complicated. Who will help the bride choose her wedding dress? Who will plan the bachelor party? Who does what at the wedding? Take a look at this guide to wedding roles & responsibilities put together by the folks at weddingforward.com.

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How To Raise A Child, While Disciplining Less

How To Raise A Child

Sometimes surfing the web I come across an infographic that I have to share and this one about parenting I just had to share with you immediately. This infographic has been put together by Carol Tuttle, author of The Child Whisperer.  In my opinion every parent appreciate some tips on parenting from time to time, I know I do 🙂 In …

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4 Things To Check BEFORE You Call The AC Repair Guy!

AC Guy

Did your air conditioner stop working? There are a few simple things you can and should check that may be keeping your AC system from coming on. Why pay the AC guy to come out and do something as simple as changing batteries or flipping on a hidden light switch? We see these issues time and time again out in …

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Tips To Prevent Termite Infestation In Your Home

Prevent Termite Infestation

Termites are the most obnoxious pests affecting commercial properties and residential homes at a rapid rate in Melbourne. One-third of Australian builds are affected by termite infestation. To eradicate this problem, professional termite treatment is the only solution. At your end, there are certain steps you can take: Repair any breakage and leakage at home – roof tiles, walls cracks …

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How NASA Has Improved Your Home & Lifestyle

NASA changed our lifestyle

Nowadays, buying a brand new, super comfortable memory foam mattress isn’t really that extraordinary, but have you ever wondered where this cloud like material came from? Or what about that funky cordless vacuum cleaner that helps you clean the stairs without fuss? You may be surprised to learn that a large number of everyday household items which are often taken …

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When Security Fails To Protect

When Security Fails To Protect

Businesses have an obligation to protect people on their property. Some businesses employ security personnel to make sure patrons are safe. Learn what your options are if you or someone you love is the unfortunate victim of negligent security. via wnwlaw.com

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Home Sizes in the US: Expectations vs Reality

Home Sizes in the US

Point2 Homes surveyed over 29,000 people across 9 different target countries (U.S., Canada, the U.K., France, Germany, Spain, Mexico, Brazil and Australia) on their housing realities and what they consider to be a good-size home. These are the results! via point2homes.com

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20 Rainy Day Activities For Kids

Just because it’s raining outdoors it doesn’t mean that the fun stops indoors. There are lots of ways to keep the kids entertained; without breaking the bank. From forts made from furniture and blankets to slides made from cardboard boxes, we have some great ideas to fire your kids’ imaginations and keep boredom at bay. Even a few crayons and …

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How to Pick a Truly Modern Apartment Community

modern appartments

If you want to live in a modern apartment community but are overwhelmed by all of the options, be sure to check out this helpful guide! Our experts explain what to look for when viewing interior features, outdoor features, community amenities, and technology. via varelawestshore.com

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How to Make an Apartment Feel Like Home

How to Make an Apartment Feel Like Home

Moving into an empty apartment can at times be depressing and even overwhelming. Check out this list of the top things you can do to make your new apartment home more ‘homey’. From hanging pictures, to getting some decorative plants, we got you covered! via pointonscott.com

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Best Tips for a Coastal Themed Apartment

Themed Apartment

If you have a brand new apartment in a coastal area, you may want your home to match your surroundings! From picking the right colors, to coordinating the right furniture, it can all be overwhelming. This list will help! via novuswestshore.com

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Top 10 Reasons to Live in Uptown Charlotte

Reasons to Live in Uptown Charlotte

Charlotte, NC is one of the most desired places to live in the country. Aside from being just 2-miles from the mountains, as well as 2-hours from the sandy coast, uptown Charlotte has so much to do! Check out this list of reasons why living in uptown Charlotte can’t be beat! via catalystcharlotte.com

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Step by Step Guide to Buying a Home

Buying a Home

There are a few steps you can follow prior buying a new home. First, analyze how much you can afford for new home. Make sure you have the budget. Second, find a reliable real estate agent to help you find the best home that suits your budget. Also, find a solicitor and surveyor to guide and assist you through the …

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DIY Garden’s Recommended Garden Shredder

Garden Shredder

After extensive research, DIY Garden recommends the Bosch AXT 25 TC garden shredder as the best model for the UK market. In this infographic we look at it’s top of the range features to highlight what makes it so good. via diygarden.co.uk

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5 Must ask questions when choosing a Local Brisbane Removalist

questions

Platinum Furniture Removals has put together this small list of must ask questions before hiring your next Brisbane Removalist. You can find many other useful tips on our website. Brought to you by Platinum Furniture Removals Level 6/140 Creek st, Brisbane, QLD, 4000 0477 775 935 www.platinumfurnitureremovalistsbrisbane.com.au

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Luxury Apartment Decorating Tips

Luxury Apartment Decorating Tips

Having a home that screams luxurious not only adds to the overall comfort level, but is sure to impress your family and friends when they come over. Check out this list of helpful tips to use when you want to decorate your apartment with upscale style. via hollycrestapartments.com

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Apartment Amenities Checklist

Apartment Amenities Checklist

Are you in the market for a new apartment but overwhelmed with the process? Then be sure to use our helpful checklist to make sure you get the amenities that best fit your lifestyle! via commonwealthcharlotte.com

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Top 10 Luxury Apartment Features

Top 10 Luxury Apartment Features

From modern plank flooring, to outdoor entertainment areas, be sure to check out our list of the most sought-after amenities people want in their apartment home and community. via thisisnwrliving.com

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