3 Easy Ways to Improve Energy Efficiency in Your Timber Windows and Shutters

20 July 2016
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When incorporating wooden windows in your house, it's important to ensure that they are properly installed and that steps are taken to protect you from unnecessary heat gain or loss that would crank up your energy bills. If you already have timber windows in your house, you may be wondering how you can improve their thermal insulation capability. Replacing should actually be your last option; if you have sturdy frames, you or your contractor can take the following steps to cheaply increase efficiency and keep your old materials from the landfills. Read More 

Tips to Maintaining Limescale-Free Shower Screens

8 July 2016
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Do the hard white substances on your shower screens disgust you? Shower screens can be affected by the buildup of limescale over time. Limescale chiefly contains calcium carbonate that remains as white deposits after hard water (containing minerals) evaporates on the surface of your shower screen. If you often clean your shower screens and then rinse them off using water from the showerhead, leaving the screens to air dry, you will find limescale to be a recurring problem. Read More 

Quick Tips for Choosing the Best Type of Kitchen Vent and Filter System

4 March 2016
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In a commercial kitchen, you need to have a vent and filter as required by law. However, it can also be good to consider going beyond simple legal requirements and investing in the best vent and filter system for your particular facility and type of cooking; this will ensure the kitchen is as clean as possible and may also contribute to the comfort of your staff. Note a few quick tips for choosing the best type of kitchen vent and filter system for your commercial kitchen. Read More 

Should you choose a portable or window air conditioner?

5 February 2016
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If you don't have access to central air in your home, you might be wondering about the other options for cooling off your home. Your two main options are portable air conditioning units and window air conditioning units. Here are some things to consider about each of these options so you can decide which one is best for you. Window Air Conditioners Provide a Lot of Power When you turn on each of these A/C units, you will notice that you get a little more power from a window unit. Read More 

Subdivision Approval: Exemptions, Zone Requirements and Application

16 November 2015
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The process of subdividing land is also known as reconfiguration of a specific lot. Basically, this involves creating lots by sectioning an existing lot or merging at least two lots to form a single one. Rearranging the boundaries in a plot of land and creating an easement within the property is also considered as subdivision. Additionally, the subdivision term can be used if you lease out part of a lot or create an official community title scheme. Read More