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Regular plumbing maintenance might not be a cost associated with home ownership. But guess what? It should be. It should be part of a yearly budget plan – which might include home reno project – that homeowners use to keep their costs in line. It’s nice to know that property tax is not through the roof expensive, hopefully leaving enough cash at the end of the year to put back into the property. There seems to be a misconception about home plumbing that should be clarified. The misconception is that pipes and drains are much like the roof of the…

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A lot of people feel a bit intimidated by the idea of construction work or home renovation, particularly if they want to keep the cost down by doing it yourself. The reality is, as well, that even a DIY-er with the best possible intentions could make mistakes that are incredibly costly to repair. Sometimes, therefore, it is best to get an expert in. In terms of drywalling, it is a type of ‘in the middle’ DIY job. It cannot be done by someone who has absolutely no experience in DIY, but it doesn’t absolutely have to be done by a…

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Flat roofs, as the name suggests, are roofs that do not have much of an angle or slope. Flat roofs are often used in arid climates, but they can be found in major cities all over the world. Flat roofs prove particularly useful because they provide extra square footage of living space, and offer better options for skylights and other accessories. Flat roofs also provide the opportunity for a roof deck, opening up gardening or entertainment options over sloped roofed houses. If your building or house has a flat roof, here are some tips for its maintenance that will keep…

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Bathrooms are no longer simple ‘serviceable’ spaces where we perform some basic hygienic functions – they are now considered one of the most important rooms in the home, and, as such, there is a lot more attention paid to how they look, how efficient they are, how comfortable they are, and how unique they are. If you have a bathroom that wants a bit more elegance and style combined with a bit more functionality and efficiency, then here’s how to quickly and easily transform your bathroom’s look and feel. Enhance with new accessories In your bathroom, you don’t have to…

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  One of the most exciting things about being an adult is buying a home and coming up with exciting home improvement projects. For instance, if you live in Australia, and you have just finished buying a Lendlease real estate in Sydney, or other cities, so now you are drawing up plans for construction and furniture. However, it is so easy to get caught in the high of planning and building that we forget to think about the cost of the whole thing. Even if the house is new, construction can still be a bit pricey. But do not let…