The 21st century and the dawn of the digital age have brought with them a host of exciting new crimes to worry about, from online identity fraud to the remote hijacking of autonomous vehicles…Continue
Added by Marilyn on June 19, 2017 at 4:00pm — No Comments
A family home is a massive and complex machine. From stubborn windows, to uncleanable ovens, to attics that refuse to clear themselves out, it’s a miracle that your house remains operational. But without a little attention here and there, things can get out of hand – and ultimately more expensive to deal with.
A sagging gate that won’t close
Gravity takes its toll on garden gates over the years, and eventually the business-end…Continue
Added by Marilyn on May 30, 2017 at 9:30am — No Comments
House-hunting is a complex process. There are so many factors to balance, from your budget to the area to the condition of the place you’re thinking to buy.
And that’s without taking into account the style of the house itself! Perhaps you have big ideas about how you’d like to decorate or the amenities that you need, but if you’re new to the market and you haven’t given much thought to architecture in the past, it can be a good idea to do a bit of research into the kinds of features…Continue
Added by Marilyn on May 22, 2017 at 3:25pm — No Comments
Buying a house isn’t something they teach you about in school, it’s something you have to figure out for yourself – which is why sharing wisdom about the process can be so valuable.
There are many things to think about when you go to check out an intriguing place, and they aren’t all 100% intuitive. Knowing the right things to look for and the right questions to ask requires a little preparation up front.
For example, you might look past a messy owner’s failure to…Continue
Added by Marilyn on May 17, 2017 at 2:35pm — No Comments
It doesn’t matter how big your house is – pretty much everyone thinks they could use a bit more space. Everyone you know talks about how they need to have a major clear out ‘soon’. And everyone gets exasperated at least once a day when tripping over something that should have been tidied away… if only there was room.…Continue
Added by Marilyn on May 14, 2017 at 11:36am — No Comments
Eating out is a treat for most people, but for restaurants it’s a daily business. They know more about your ordering behaviour than you do — and they use their wisdom to get you paying more. But not anymore! Check out the 11 tips below and follow the advice from Quid Corner to get ahead of their tricks.
1. They put higher-profit…Continue
Added by Marilyn on May 12, 2017 at 7:09am — No Comments
There’s nothing like a tea party to put a bit of oomph into the week. It’s a great opportunity to liven up a Saturday or to get those stay-at-home parents and kids together in the afternoon. Everybody gets to socialize, get out of the house, treat themselves to some fancy food and drink – and it doesn’t take as much work as a dinner party, especially if you encourage the other mums and dads…Continue
Added by Marilyn on May 10, 2017 at 6:46am — No Comments