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5 AREAS TO SPRING CLEAN THAT WILL REDUCE QUARANTINE STRESS

Your Seattle coffee has been replaced by instant coffee and commuting to work means going from your bedroom to the kitchen. Your time in quarantine may be shedding light on spots around the house prone to disorderly chaos. You’re probably storing more supplies and groceries than usual to avoid frequent trips to the store – and possibly to accommodate more people living under one roof. If you’re tr...

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CHANGE YOUR BEDROOM DÉCOR TO HELP YOU SLEEP

The countless sleep monitoring and wind down apps currently available paint a worrying picture of the health of our sleeping habits. With our high-powered lifestyles, many of us are battling to switch off at night. Yet, a few simple changes to your bedroom décor and routines can help you sleep peacefully. Change your bedroom routines According to renowned behavioural strategist, Joni Peddi, if...

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3 TIPS FOR CHOOSING THE MOST EFFECTIVE HOME INSULATION

Considering the current energy crisis and growing environmental concerns, installing effective home insulation ought to be a requirement. Not only is it the best way to prevent heat loss in the winter and retain cool air in the summer, but it’ll also save you money in the long run as it’ll reduce your energy consumption. If you want to prepare your home for the warmer spring and summer days to com...

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USING THE RENTAL HOUSING TRIBUNAL TO RESOLVE DISPUTES

Though many have never even heard of it, there is a free portal of advice that landlords and tenants can use to resolve disputes without incurring massive legal fees. In these instances, both parties may seek free council from the Rental Housing Tribunal (RHT): an organisation that exists to resolve disputes. What is the Rental Housing Tribunal? The RHT implements the Rental Housing Act and...

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5 SAFETY TIPS TO CONSIDER WHEN USING A MOVING COMPANY

Moving homes can be a physically draining task. Deciding to make use of a professional moving service can eliminate a lot of the hassle and make the process much smoother. If you do decide to enlist professional help, below are 5 safety tips to consider when using a moving company: Use a trusted and reputable moving company It’s always best to use a mover that’s been referred to you by a tru...

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WORKING FROM HOME? YOU COULD QUALIFY FOR TAX DEDUCTIONS

When it comes to tax deductions, homeowners are entitled to certain claims if they are working from home. In these cases, the onus falls on the homeowner to prove that a particular amount is deductible, as well as justify the claim by showing the calculation of how he or she arrived at the deduction figure. Although many homeowners will qualify for a tax deduction, it is sometimes a difficult t...

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