Category: Property

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Alternative sources of energy in remote areas

For a very long time, fossil fuels, natural gas and petroleum have been the major sources of energy. However, there was a problem when it came to remote areas such as small rural businesses, farms, caravan parks etc. It wasn’t easy for them to access reliable sources of energy and this affected their daily activities. […]

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Is your home environmentally friendly?

Whether you are planning to build a new house or are contemplating remodeling an older one, there are lots of options out there that will help to ensure your home is environmentally-friendly. Perhaps surprisingly, there are practices throughout the world, including the U.S., where environmentally-friendly practices including passive solar design and the use of renewable […]

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Baby and pet gates: what’s the difference?

Even though pet gates and baby gates serve a common purpose, there are subtle differences that make them appropriate for keeping either pets or babies within or outside an area in the home. Some rooms in the home have things to protect from breaking or being chewed up while others have electrical fixtures that may […]

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How to spend money on renovation before selling

So the time has come to put your house on the market. Maybe you have outgrown the family home and it’s time to upsize, or maybe you’re relocating to a new suburb a stone’s throw from your current neighbourhood, or maybe you’ve decided to sell up so you can travel the world. Whatever your circumstances […]