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13 Steps to Building a House

13 Steps to Building a House

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Thinking about building a house instead of buying? Unsure of the steps? Property development can be a daunting task, making you question if it is really worth the risk. John from Plumber Brisbane Southside says that breaking down the process makes it easy for clients to understand how it works. “By showing a step by step guide, it makes clients more at ease and helps them understand the process”, he says. We have put together some tips to help you understand the whole process. Site preparation This involves the clearing of the site and pegging of the site by the surveyor. Sometimes retaining walls will also be built at this stage if need be. Slab The plumber will need to lay the plumbing that will be located beneath the slab of the development. This needs to be done before the sl
How To Capture the Perfect Birthday Photograph

How To Capture the Perfect Birthday Photograph

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Your children’s birthdays come and go so fast; before you know it, they are at University, marriage with children of their own. Therefore, capturing perfect pictures at their birthday parties is so crucial to saving those memories. As per a lifestyle blogger from Mediatimes, capturing birthdays are important, as they are something you will always look back on. People spend a good amount on such occasions and also take the help of professional services for a successful event. As per Jenny who runs online store Chef Wears says it is not rare for people to hire event planners who organise chefs, cakes, party stuff, decorations and more. A young person’s birthday is a cherished event. Capturing photos that will be looked at with smiles and happy memories are especially important during their
7 Free Music Making Apps You Need to Download

7 Free Music Making Apps You Need to Download

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You may be an up and coming star on the rise, or simply a tone-deaf music lover looking for an outlet, and we have the solution! These apps help you listen, create and develop your musical instincts. Download these today to discover what skills are lurking inside you, ready to jump out! John from Mediatimes Brisbane blog says that a platform for new singer-songwriters, believes using apps like these can help mould you as an artist. “These apps are great ways for people to learn and develop their skills. Who knows, one day they might be performing on the OnSong stage!”, he says. Figure (Free) Figure is the work of one of the most respected music/tech companies, Propellerhead Software. Figure is for everyone though, it is an app to create electronic loops using drums, bass and lead mel
Tips for De-cluttering and saving on your moving cost

Tips for De-cluttering and saving on your moving cost

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The first way to save on your moving cost. Is to start your packing early. De-clutter and get rid of any items you no longer need or use. In our home, we all have items we no longer need or use. Some have been with us for years. Passed down through the generations. Some we have collected. Given as gifts or simple brought and forgotten about it. Some we can't bear to throw out. For some people, this can be very difficult to do and will need professional help to get the packing job done. Some people just need a little encouraging once they get started they find a weight has been lifted. Now I am not saying get rid of everything. Some people can live like a Minimalist. Not everyone can and find this hard. If you do find this hard. Have more then you need and is feeling yours in way over you...
How to find the right tenant for your house

How to find the right tenant for your house

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Once someone has moved in, it’s already too late to spot a bad tenant. They are the ones that are always coming up with excuses on why the rent is late, demanding expensive and unnecessary repairs, and treating your place like a dumping ground. Basically, they have made it their job to make yours and the property manager’s life extra stressful. If you select your ideal tenant from the get go, you will ultimately be saving yourself from months of misery and will make your renting experience enjoyable. Royden, from Property management Brisbane says, “A good tenant is the best thing to happen to your property”. A reliable tenant is hard to find, but once you do it will pay off in the long run, especially in maintenance costs and minimised wear and tear costs. Once you have the