Skip Hire: Inquiries to Make Beforehand

19 December 2016
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One of the most convenient ways to eliminate debris that is created due to projects on your property, such as renovations or landscaping, is by opting for skip bin hire from a company like Advance Waste Disposal. These service providers will drop off the bins to your property for as long as you need them and will be emptied for you on a scheduled basis. However, a mistake some people make is simply hiring the bins without making prior inquiries. Read More 

Air Conditioning: Easy DIY Maintenance Tips for Your Outdoor Unit

19 December 2016
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Ensuring that your air conditioning unit is well maintained will not only cut down your operational costs, but it will also prolong its lifespan. However, some homeowners tend to assume that air conditioning maintenance is arduous work that can only be done by professional technicians. The reality of the matter is that in addition to your scheduled air conditioning servicing, you need to also carry out DIY maintenance to keep it up and running. Read More 

Building Inspections: Why It Is a Necessity Prior To Purchasing a Home

19 December 2016
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Making the decision to buy your own home can be exciting. As such, it is not surprising to find some potential homeowners being swept up in the process and thus forgetting to carry out thorough due diligence. On the other hand, you may be thinking that you are already spending a considerable amount of money and would, therefore, like to cost cut by foregoing to conduct an independent building inspection. The reality of the matter is carrying out a building inspection is an instrumental aspect of the process as this can save you a considerable amount of inconvenience down the road. Read More 

What to Consider When Choosing Timber Windows, Doors and Shutters

15 December 2016
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Whether it's a log cabin or a house, deciding on the materials to use for the doors and windows is an exciting yet challenging task for first timers. Opting to use timber windows and sliding doors, for instance, on a building project, entails a lot of decision making on various factors such as the type of glazing to use, manufacturer, finishes and ironmongery to use. Below are some insightful tips on what to consider when selecting timber doors and windows. Read More 

Good Foundations: Finding the Right Bricklayer

12 December 2016
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If you're thinking of embarking on a project involving brickwork in your home or are already midway through one, then at some stage you will need to think about choosing a contractor to actually lay those bricks for you.  As such a major part of your construction, however, you're going to want to make sure that you choose the right company or person.  If you're not frequently around this type of work, it may be hard to know what to look for. Read More