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Replacing Broken Window Glass Like A Pro

Most homeowners don't think about their windows until they break. As the old saying goes, "glass is for looking through, not looking...

on Apr 16, 2018

Buying Secondhand Sea & Cargo Conex Containers Reporposed

A vast majority of people call them freight containers, sea cans, storage containers or bunker boxes but we call them conex boxes. Did you know...

on Apr 16, 2018

Tips you can use if you want to build a small office out of a shipping container

Building an office out of a shipping container is nowadays a trend that has gained much popularity over the years all over the world. Whether you...

on Apr 13, 2018

How You Can Save the Environment by Taking Care of Your Home

You might not know this, but repairing your home can have positive outcomes not only for you, but also for the planet. As it becomes more and more...

on Apr 13, 2018

6 Simple DIY Tips to Make Your Furniture Last Longer

We use different kinds of furniture pieces in our homes, such that today they have become the most integral house interiors features. So,...

on Apr 12, 2018

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Replacing Broken Window Glass Like A Pro

by Sue Johnson on Apr 16, 2018

Most homeowners don't think about their windows until they break. As the old saying goes, "glass is for looking through, not looking at". When a window breaks it may or may not be an emergency to get it repaired. If there is a security concern, the window glass should be replaced by a professional glazier who can quickly board-up the opening and procure new glass for installation. If security or aesthetics is not a factor, you may consider taking on the glass replacement project yourself. Before diving in, there are some important aspects of removing, buying and installing new glass that should be considered. After all, windows are manufactured to tight tolerances and the functionality of the window could be compromised by the unknowing do-it-yourselfer or handyman. Below are several tricks of the trade to help you determine if this is a project you should attempt on your own. Understanding The Basics One of the first steps in replacing broken window glass is to ... Continue reading →

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Buying Secondhand Sea & Cargo Conex Containers Reporposed

Buying Secondhand Sea & Cargo Conex Containers Reporposed

by Nick Fraiser on Apr 16, 2018

A vast majority of people call them freight containers, sea cans, storage containers or bunker boxes but we call them conex boxes. Did you know that a used conex box is still very useful? For starters, a vast majority of people have started to convert them into tiny eco-friendly homes. Why? They are cost effective because you only require a capital of $25,000 to $35,000 to construct a two bed room self sustaining home. Secondly, they are weatherproof. They are constructed out of 16 gauge steel which is corrosion resistant, wind resistant and water resistant. Lastly, they help to create an eco-friendly set up which can be upgraded quite easily finally increasing the size of your home. Today, a conex box has been identified as the ideal storage box for businesses. Let’s face it. Running a business is not easy. Whether it’s an office, retail store, hotel or restaurant, the amount of documents as well as office stuff can increase quickly. This is true especially if you keep ... Continue reading →

Tips you can use if you want to build a small office out of a shipping container

Tips you can use if you want to build a small office out of a shipping container

by Ikhraaf Qaiser on Apr 13, 2018

Building an office out of a shipping container is nowadays a trend that has gained much popularity over the years all over the world. Whether you are looking to build an office on site for easy management of your project or you are just looking for an option that is more sustainable and green, this could really come in as a great option. They are also readily available as you can get both used and new containers almost everywhere. If you are looking forward to building an office out of a shipping container, the tips below might be able to help you out. Also, click here to see more tips. Request to be shown a “one trip container” It sometimes become difficult when you are faced with the task of choosing a shipping container for your office.   Most people end up making some mistakes just because they didn’t know whether to pick used or new shipping containers. New containers are usually strong while used containers are cheap.   Anyway, if you would love to ... Continue reading →

How You Can Save the Environment by Taking Care of Your Home

How You Can Save the Environment by Taking Care of Your Home

by Alex Schnee on Apr 13, 2018

You might not know this, but repairing your home can have positive outcomes not only for you, but also for the planet. As it becomes more and more imperative that we find new ways to help the environment, the best place to look is where you spend the majority of your time and where you can easily make changes. All it often takes is a deeper look at how you are using energy and how you can save some in your house.   Here are some ways you can help the earth by keeping up your house.   Look at your electricity   How you use your electricity and what types you are using in your home can make a surprising amount of difference. Energy efficiency can seem like a small thing, but it tends to build up over time and can save you money too. Take a look at which appliances you are using and see whether or not you can switch to more energy-saving options. Some of these appliances might include your fridge, your air conditioner, and your washing machine and dryer. While they might ... Continue reading →

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6 Simple DIY Tips to Make Your Furniture Last Longer

by James Cummings on Apr 12, 2018

We use different kinds of furniture pieces in our homes, such that today they have become the most integral house interiors features. So, it’s important also that you know how best to take care of them to last long and save you money. We love our furniture pieces, including chairs, tables, beds, dining chairs and tables, armchairs, sofas, and many more because of the visible functions they perform in our homes. These functions can be classified in to two: utility function and decorative/aesthetic functions. Utility functions are the primary functions for furniture items are bought. Tables, for instance, are purchased so we can read, drink, or eat on them, or simply drop things on them. We equally buy beds to rest and sleep on. Apart from the primary function, however, furniture also performs decorative function, which can be regarded as secondary function. We use furniture to beautify and add weight and grandeur to our homes. We may not always think of furniture as performing ... Continue reading →

6 Tips To Save on Home Cooling Costs

6 Tips To Save on Home Cooling Costs

by Guest on Apr 11, 2018

With the increase in global warming all over the world, the consumption of electricity has gone way higher than it is healthy for the environment. Out of everything else, it is air conditioning that takes up most of the energy consumption. Continue reading →

5 Reasons Why You Need to Hire a Cleaning Service for Your Office

5 Reasons Why You Need to Hire a Cleaning Service for Your Office

by Guest on Apr 11, 2018

As much as we appreciate a clean and hygienic home, we also need an equally clean and healthy workplace. People spend the majority of their time in offices, so it is naturally important to keep it neat and organised. Continue reading →

5 Ways to Choose a Restoration Company

5 Ways to Choose a Restoration Company

by Guest on Apr 11, 2018

There are many reasons why you might want to consult a restoration company but do not make matter worse, it is important to choose the right kind of restoration Company. Some of the common disasters that can destroy your house are floods, fire, pest invasion etc. Continue reading →

5 Easy DIY Home Repairs Everyone Should Know

5 Easy DIY Home Repairs Everyone Should Know

by Guest on Apr 11, 2018

Hey there! Planning to buy a house or looking for ways of cost cutting for the new SUV? Well no matter the reason, everyone has household chores to complete. Now, not many would include repairing and maintenance as one of it, it sure comes in handy when you could DIY repair. Continue reading →

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6 Ways To Enforce An Effective Pest Management Plan

6 Ways To Enforce An Effective Pest Management Plan

by Guest on Apr 11, 2018

For healthy and better living, it is important to have your home or office space pest controlled from time to time. Here are a few things you can do for effective pest management in your living and/or working space. Continue reading →

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