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Real Estate Sale | 4 Photography Tips To Dress Your Property For Success

Posted by on Feb 26, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

While the decision to sell your real estate home is a big one, you need to follow it up with a couple of other decisions too, including whether you’re going to engage a professional photographer or take photos on your own to add to the listing. Taking photos of your home isn’t as simple as you think – mirrors reflect light, doorframes make the room smaller and windows don’t seem as bright as they do in-person. When snapping shots to advertise for the sale of your real estate home, you need to get it absolutely right. Here...

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3D-printed Skeleton Keys: Is There Any Point in Locking Up the House?

Posted by on Feb 13, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Humans have been securing their most valuable possession against intrusion for centuries. By fitting the doors of their homes with locks, people have been successfully protecting the sanctity of their private space, the safety of their families and the well-being of their material possessions. Although lock pickers have been around almost as long as locks themselves, the technology of locksmithing has managed to stay several steps ahead of the street level lock picker. However, the invention of the 3D printer casts our relative security in to...

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4 Good Reasons To Clear Out Before You Move Out

Posted by on Feb 5, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Moving house, and especially moving interstate, in the wondrously large country that is Australia can be a big undertaking at the best of times.  The move, however, can be made ever more daunting by an abundance of possessions.  Given that Australians have the largest houses in the world, come moving time many people are often overwhelmed by the sheer number of possessions that they have to move, and the time it will take to do so.  Therefore, if you are considering a move, or, more urgently, if you have committed to one, it is...

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A Traveller’s Guide To Preventing And Treating Bedbugs

Posted by on Feb 3, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

When travelling overseas, or even locally, Australians have long feared contracting bed bugs.  Their fear is certainly not unfounded; recently studies show that the incidence of bedbugs in Australia is sharply on the rise, and many travellers are suffering as a result.  What’s more, their suffering can also cost them financially – this Brisbane resident recently spent in excess of $10,000 trying to get rid of her bedbugs.  As such, it is important to understand how to prevent, and treat, bedbugs.   The best...

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A Guide On Using A Carpet Extractor

Posted by on Jan 29, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

A carpet extractor comes in handy when you need to thoroughly clean your carpets and rugs. It is basically a machine powered electrically, and it uses detergent, power scrub brush and hot water to clean. It also has a strong suction system. Carpet extractors are also known as steam cleaners, and you can purchase one or hire when you need it. To clean your carpets yourself, you can learn how this machine works. Step 1 Begin by moving the furniture in the room. Vacuum the carpet with your normal vacuum before using the steam cleaner. Extractors...

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Self-Storage Packing Tips

Posted by on Jan 28, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Any time you have possessions that you don’t have room for, but you don’t want to sell or give away, you need to find a way to store them. Many people find that using a self-storage facility is the best option, for several reasons. When you use one of these facilities, you always have access to your possessions, and you know that they are going to be safe and secure until you need them again. It is important to properly pack your items that are going into storage, both to have enough room for everything and to avoid damages. Here...

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Say Hello to Your House: The Future of Locks

Posted by on Jan 26, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

It’s interesting that the general idea of the  lock and key hasn’t changed much over the last few centuries. Someone from the 1800’s could certainly identify a contemporary door lock, although they would probably be baffled if you tried to explain the concept of the internet to them. But what about the future of locks? Are the days of inserting a key into a lock to gain entry to your home numbered? While it’s still the most secure method, the way in which you unlock your front door might evolve into something...

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3 Advantages of Utilising Skip Bin Services

Posted by on Jan 23, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Waste management in residential areas is challenging especially after carrying out special projects such as thorough cleaning or renovations. Most of the rubbish from these activities cannot be disposed in public bins and the amount is often too much to carry out of the property. There are many skip bin service providers who can effectively cover your waste disposal requirements. Here are the benefits you will attain by subscribing to hired bin services. Convenience There is minimal effort required in engaging a company that deals in rental...

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What Information Do Crowd Control Guards Need Before They Start Working?

Posted by on Jan 20, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Security is a very important aspect of planning a public event like a music concert. Crowd control guards can only be effective in their work if you the organiser briefs them properly before they begin their work. This article discusses the most important pieces of information that you need to give the crowd control guards as you brief them. Venue Layout The providers of security guard services need to be given detailed information about the venue before they get to work. For instance, you should show them the different entrances and exits,...

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Treating Termites: What Are Your Options?

Posted by on Jan 13, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Termite infestations not only drag down the value of a property, they can make a home downright unstable and dangerous if left untreated. Termites can be found all across Australia as they are resilient and adapted to live in varied climates. Due to their widespread territory, termites have been known to infest all types of homes. Your particular foundations and location will affect the best course of termite control treatment for your home. Since termite infestations can quickly get out of hand without correct treatment it is essential that...

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