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Hello, my name is Harold. I am quite new to using the internet. My granddaughter taught me how to use this computer so I decided to start a blog. I didn't have an idea for what I should base my blog on. My wife suggested that I start a home and garden blog. I should make it clear that I am not a home and garden expert so all this advice consists of things I have learnt myself or been taught by others when I have been working on my own property. I hope you enjoy my blog and find it useful.

Making Self Storage Easier For You and the Family

25 September 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

A self-storage unit can be just what you need to reduce clutter in the home, opening up space in your home's closets and garage. A self-storage unit can also force you to get organized, as you may need to finally decide on what items can be put in the rubbish rather than moved to a storage unit. When you are ready to use such a unit for yourself and your family, note a few simple tips that can make the process easier on everyone. Read More …

What Do You Need for Complete Home Security?

25 September 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Security for your home is an essential aspect to ensure that you can enjoy peace of mind. Most people take it upon themselves to have locks and guard dogs input for security purposes. With the advancing technology, there are greater and better ways in which you can keep your home secured to the maximum level. Home security monitor inspection. For your home to be completely secure and on track, it is necessary that you have your providers check the systems to ascertain their workability. Read More …

Why Choose Wicker Outdoor Furniture Instead of Aluminium?

24 September 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

If you're going to enjoy your outdoor space, you'll need the right outdoor furniture. For many homeowners, choices come down to either aluminium or wicker. Each option boasts its own benefits, but most people will find themselves better off with wicker, and here are just a few reasons why: Homier Appearance Aluminium outdoor furniture does hold a few benefits, but few people would call it homely. Aluminium tends to be used more where space and cost is a factor, and you're more likely to find it sitting outside a cafĂ© than in a residential setting. Read More …

Three Common Concerns to Address before Installing a Pet Door

22 September 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Installing a pet door in your home will give your canine or feline companion more freedom and autonomy. This feature is highly beneficial if you are not always around your home to open the main door for your domestic animal. Also, you will not have to spend a lot of time acting as a gatekeeper. On the other hand, you must address the common concerns which could affect the functionality and performance of the pet door before proceeding. Read More …

Superior Knowledge And Equipment: Professional Steam Cleaning Makes Sense

20 September 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

If you want to keep your carpets as clean as possible, it isn't enough to vacuum them regularly. Dirt, dust and other unpleasant debris can penetrate down where vacuums cannot reach, so steam cleaning once or twice a year is necessary to really keep your carpets in prime condition. Essentially, steaming cleaning uses water moisture heated to a high temperature. That hot water removes stains and debris from the carpet, and is then sucked up itself. Read More …