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4 EASY WAYS TO MAKE YOUR PROPERTY MORE SUSTAINABLE

4 EASY WAYS TO MAKE YOUR PROPERTY MORE SUSTAINABLE

Striving to incorporate more eco-friendly habits into your daily life? Interested in trying out some simple ways to make your property better for the planet too? You’ve come to the right place! We can highly recommend looking into the sustainability of your house and even your garden. Not just for altruistic reasons, but also because it can lower the cost of running your home. You can make y

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#ONPARWITHREMAX COMPETITION TERMS & CONDITIONS

#ONPARWITHREMAX COMPETITION TERMS & CONDITIONS

COMPETITION TERMS & CONDITIONS (March 2022) 1.     The Promoter is RE/MAX of Southern Africa (“The Promoter”).  2.     The competition is open to all Residents of South Africa. We cannot be held responsible for courier costs if YuppieChef does not deliver to the winner’s place of residence. Entrants need to be above the age

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5 STEPS TO BECOMING A REAL ESTATE AGENT IN SOUTH AFRICA

5 STEPS TO BECOMING A REAL ESTATE AGENT IN SOUTH AFRICA

Resiliency, good interpersonal skills and willingness to go the extra mile. If this is you, then you just might be cut out for the life of a certified property practitioner. Being a real estate agent could be one of the most lucrative professions you can pursue. That being said, the job is not for everyone. It requires passion, dedication, and a willingness to go above and beyond the normal 9 to 5

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HOW TO SHOW YOUR HOUSE SOME LOVE THIS VALENTINE’S DAY

HOW TO SHOW YOUR HOUSE SOME LOVE THIS VALENTINE’S DAY

Valentine’s Day is upon us! Whether you’re an avid enthusiast or a staunch non-believer, while you’re stocking up on heart-shaped treats and greets for bae (or for yourself, we’re not judging), why not also invest in something a bit more long-lasting than wilted roses or chocolates that end up stale? Show your house some love this Valentine’s Day too! Some might say i

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TOP 5 REASONS TO INVEST IN A HOME SECURITY SYSTEM

TOP 5 REASONS TO INVEST IN A HOME SECURITY SYSTEM

It can be costly to invest in home security or security devices. We wouldn’t blame you if you felt a little overwhelmed when deciding whether or not it is worth installing. To help put your mind at ease about this decision, we have compiled a few reasons why you need to invest in an advanced home security system. Before we get to that, we first need to unpack the meaning of “home secur

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HOW TO PREP YOUR HOME FOR PET-SITTERS

HOW TO PREP YOUR HOME FOR PET-SITTERS

The bags are packed, and the tickets are booked. But what happens to your beloved pets while you’re away? An empty home is easy enough to leave behind when you are travelling simply switch off all appliances, shut all taps, lock up and leave. But the process becomes somewhat more complicated when you have to leave furry loved ones behind. The amount of time a pet can be left alone varies

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HOUSE RULES FOR KEEPING PETS IN SOUTH AFRICA

HOUSE RULES FOR KEEPING PETS IN SOUTH AFRICA

The number of views a cat video on YouTube racks up helps us realise how much we love our animals. But, as much as we might love them, there are certain laws by which we need to abide if we want to avoid running into trouble with the authorities. The Animal Protection Act of 1962 sets out regulations for all South African pet owners. Those who choose not to follow these rules will receive a penalt

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FATHER’S DAY GIFTS FOR IN & AROUND THE HOME

FATHER’S DAY GIFTS FOR IN & AROUND THE HOME

We all know that finding the perfect Father’s Day gift can be tricky. Although you want to ensure that you get him something that he’ll actually use, you’d probably also like to get him a unique gift too – something meaningful or funny, maybe even a little bit of both. Whether your dad’s the next Gordan Ramsey, a wicked MacGyver or training like he’s in the Olym

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5 WAYS TO REDUCE YOUR WINTER ELECTRIC BILL

5 WAYS TO REDUCE YOUR WINTER ELECTRIC BILL

When the weather outside turns frightful most of us find staying inside far more delightful; but, with the combination of spending more time indoors and the recent increase in electricity tariffs, you may want to prepare for your electric bill to skyrocket this winter. Most of us already live according to strict budgets, so finding ways to reduce our electricity consumption during Winter would be

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4 FIRE SAFETY MEASURES TO IMPLEMENT AT HOME

4 FIRE SAFETY MEASURES TO IMPLEMENT AT HOME

It is impossible to predict if and when a disaster might strike, which makes it all the more important to have all the necessary safety precautions in place to minimise the potential harm. Below are four fire safety precautions to help you become better prepared against an unexpected fire outbreak at home: 1) Install fire detectors If a fire is not handled correctly, it can have a devastating

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THE ULTIMATE GIFT GUIDE FOR THE HOUSE-PROUD MOM

THE ULTIMATE GIFT GUIDE FOR THE HOUSE-PROUD MOM

Although no gift in the world could adequately express the gratitude you have for your mom, there are a few things you could get her to make her everyday life sweeter. Moms are known for being the best homemakers and take pride in the spaces they have created. If you have a house-proud mom, below is the ultimate gift guide to help you spoil her just in time for Mother’s Day: Gifts for the

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HOME SAFETY MEASURES ALL CHILDREN SHOULD KNOW

HOME SAFETY MEASURES ALL CHILDREN SHOULD KNOW

There’s only so much you can do to ensure your home is safe and secure for your children. It is impossible to watch your children 24/7, so part of keeping them safe is informing them of all possible risks and how to deal with situations responsibly. To help you keep your children safe, we’ve created a list of a few home safety measures that all children should know: No roughhousing

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