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    5 Tips For A Good Night’s Sleep

    [AD – Gifted] This post contains gifted item(s). Sleep is an important need for the human body in order to rest and function properly during the day. Researchers have found having less sleep is bad for your body and can cause a negative impact on important parts of the human body such as the hormones and brain. There are many ways to help you relax your body and get yourself to sleep, so here are some important key points on what can be done to help you get a good night’s sleep. De-stress with a bath! A good soak is helpful before going to sleep as it helps you to…

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    5 Things To Consider When Undertaking House Repairs

    Alongside home ownership comes maintenance. When it comes to carrying out house repairs, there are a lot of decisions to make and many things to keep consider before embarking on such a lengthy project. Plans must be made in order to ensure the procedure is done correctly. This also helps reduce time wastage, so the work is completed in an efficient manner and further funds are not spent for unnecessary tasks. Furthermore, this also avoids miscommunication with the builders so that no accidents and incorrect outcomes take place. Here are five important key points to keep in mind when repairing a house: 1. Time – One of the most important…

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    How to Create a Stylish Home Office

    [AD] This post is for a paid partnership. Whether it’s a corner of your living room or a purpose-built garden room, these tips from Lawsons will help you to create the stylish home office you deserve. The number of people in the UK who work from home has seen a huge increase in recent years. Of course, a large part of this increase is down to improvements in technology, allowing people to literally take the office home with them! However, most UK homes are not renowned for their spaciousness, so working out how to maximise your working space, without affecting the rest of the family is a bit of a conundrum. Many people will…

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    5 Ways I’m Thinking Of Decorating My Apartment

    In my 22 years of living on this planet, I’ve moved from place to place an approximate number of 10 times. I know, that’s probably a lot compared to most people (and no, I’m not some kind of undercover agent, lol). Mostly, it was a decision made by my parents for better opportunities in terms of jobs and education, so I do understand that. But, now that I’ve finally flown the nest and started to settle down into an apartment of my own, I really want to make it feel like a home; a stable place where I know I can get comfy without worrying about having to pack up…

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    Why is the Foundation of Your Home so Important?

    [AD] This post is for a paid partnership. As I have a genuine interest in real estate and property investment, buildings and construction really pique my interest. One of the most important things when viewing a property is to assess its foundations. Every single property whether it’s a shopping centre, a house or a carpark is built upon a foundation, such as concrete or Helical Piles. The purpose of a foundation is to evenly spread the heavy load of the building across the ground so that it doesn’t sink or collapse. It might seem strange to put so much thought into something you can’t even see, but you should never underestimate the importance of…

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    Lighting Ideas You Might Never Have Thought Of For Your Home

    [AD] This post is for a paid partnership. Lighting in your home doesn’t just have to be practical, it can add a fun design element to a space and give it a bit of character. These are some lighting ideas you might have never of thought of for your home before, but you might want to consider them now. Coloured lighting Coloured lighting is certainly not for the faint hearted, but it’s a bold look that can look beautiful in the home. It gives you the ability to run wild with your imagination, and you can stick to one colour used as an accent light, or a selection of colours for a really eye-catching…

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    3 Uses For T-Rex Tape Around The House

    [AD] This post is for a paid partnership. T-Rex tape is the perfect multi use item for any craftsman or homeowner. T-Rex tape is designed to be extremely strong and waterproof making it completely versatile and a great tool to have in your cupboard or toolbox ready to tackle a number of projects and unexpected situations. The double-thick, super-aggressive adhesive offers superior hold on many more surfaces than other tapes – including dirty and rough surfaces. I was surprised at just how many functions this tape has and wanted to share them. Holding in leaks When you own your own home a leak can be one of the scariest things to come home from…

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    Lighting Tips For Your Home Cinema

    [AD] This post is for a paid partnership. As a movie fanatic and serial Netflix binger, my dream is to have my own home cinema – I mean, how cool would that be?! If you’re already lucky enough to have your very own home cinema, you’re probably wondering how to decorate it and what sort of lighting you should use. A good lighting design is important, but first you need to figure out how you’re going to arrange the furniture. After all, you don’t want the lights to reflect off your cinema screen and ruin the movie! If screen glare is a big deal for you then you might want to think about recessed…

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    Will Technology Take Over the Construction Industry?

    [AD] This post is for a paid partnership. As a tech nerd, I’m always reading up on the latest technology and how it may affect different industries in the coming years. As I’m currently looking into property investment, the construction industry has been of of great interest to me, especially because building regulations are continually changing, and as a potential landlord, I’ll be liable for every aspect of my properties. Technology has drastically changed and improved the efficiency of our homes and work places. Buildings are now safer, with security cameras, and cheaper to operate thanks to things like underfloor heating and LED lighting. However, over the past few years, technology has become increasingly…

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    Things To Consider As A First Time Buyer

    [AD] This post is for a paid partnership. Buying a house can be a tricky situation especially if it’s your first time. So, it’s essential to keep a few things in mind when looking for a property on the market. You should also utilise all the resources you have. I’m currently looking to invest in a property as real estate really interests me. But with being self-employed, it does get a little difficult. Here are a few things to consider: Know your budget. There are a lot of fancy properties on the market with different price tags. So, going over your budget can be a problem especially if it’s your…