It can be a devastating sight when you glance out of the window at your garden and see that it's been torn to shreds. This is Australia after all, and for as long as there are pretty gardens, crop patches and fields, there will be irritating pests right there alongside them ready to cause havoc.
Deterring garden pests can sometimes feel like an insurmountable task, especially when a particular form of animal finds a way to breed rapidly in your garden and starts to take over.
Air cleaning appliances are designed to purify the indoor air by removing contaminants such as pollen, dust, fur and odours. There are diverse products in terms of efficiency, costs and maintenance requirements so choosing the perfect one for your home will not be easy.
One of the best methods to identify a suitable air cleaner is to evaluate the filtration method. This will help you determine whether the equipment matches your goals in relation to indoor air quality.
A back-flow system is one of the key components of a commercial plumbing system. It's basically a network of valves and testing chambers that help prevent the reverse movement of water between the mains supply and the water in your property or business. This is achieved by physical obstruction (valves) and by ensuring water from the mains always has a higher pressure compared to the water from your premises:
Should I install a back-flow system for my commercial property/business?
An electric garage door is meant to last for years but repairs will no doubt be necessary at some time. You may be able to fix certain minor problems on your own, although more complicated repairs should be left to a professional. Remember that garage doors work with very heavy springs that can be dangerous when they uncoil and snap back, so never try to remove those springs yourself.
Note a few minor repair jobs you may be able to handle on your own and when it's better to call a professional:
If you are trying to make a small space feel larger, light is key. In addition to using light colours and maximising natural light, you also need to pay attention to the lights and lamps you use in your small space.
To make your space feel larger, here are four tips to keep in mind as well as advice on when to ignore these tips:
1. Ditch the overhead lighting