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Aline Chahine

Building Inspection Checklist | 11 Things To Avoid As A Seller

Buying a new property is a matter of serious consideration and what you can’t afford ...

Anton G.

Types of LED Lights+ Full LED Guide 101

With an ever-increasing number of people shifting away from traditional light sources such as incandescent ...

Aline Chahine

COVID Intensifies, But Why Do House Prices Continue to Rise?

We have gotten accustomed to spending most of our time at home due to COVID-19. ...

Anton G.

Hard Hat Color Codes & Their Meanings

You will invariably come across workers wearing hard hats at any construction or active job ...

Anton G.

Impact of COVID-19 On Households Across the World

It is no secret that as Covid-19 hit the world, almost everything was at a ...

Aida Vasquez

39 Types Of Chairs to Consider Today

Chairs play an important role in decorating your home.  But their importance is often overlooked ...

Anton G.

Antimicrobial Coatings 101 | All You Need To Know

Is it that difficult to prevent the growth of germs and bacteria on surfaces? Well, ...

Aline Chahine

9 Best Manhattan Neighborhoods For Families

New Yorkerks today no longer prefer to completely leave the hustle-bustle when settling down. Rather, ...

Aline Chahine

What is a Bifold Door and How Does it Work?

Bifold doors are all the rage in modern-day establishments, as they create a grand entrance ...

Aline Chahine

The Impact Of Coronavirus On Property Markets

The sudden outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic has brought drastic changes in our lifestyles and ...

Aida Vasquez

Architect Designed Homes vs Project Homes | All You Need to Know

Home is not a place, it’s a feeling. So, it’s obvious that we put our ...

Aida Vasquez

23 Types Of Pavers [Alternative Paver Types]

When you think of pavers for outdoor work, your mind generally goes to concrete pavers. ...

Aline Chahine

53 Coastal Decor Ideas Inspiring Calm

Do you want to include a little bit of the sea in your home decor? ...

Aline Chahine

Can Real Estate Continue To Operate Virtually After The Pandemic?

The onset of Coronavirus has brought about changes in business operations, keeping safety concerns in ...

Aline Chahine

What Are Passive Houses And Are They Worth It?

Energy-saving techniques are the need of the hour, and it applies to purchasing houses as ...

Impact of COVID-19 On Households Across the World

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It is no secret that as Covid-19 hit the world, almost everything was at a standstill for a while.  Offices, shops, cinemas, and malls started shutting down; people lost their jobs, and many lost families. On a larger scale, new rules and changes in policies were incorporated almost every day (and still do to this …

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Antimicrobial Coatings 101 | All You Need To Know

Antimicrobial coatings 5

Is it that difficult to prevent the growth of germs and bacteria on surfaces? Well, not if you apply antimicrobial coatings on them.  With technological advancements, humans keep on improvising new things that enhance their quality of life. As such, the world is filled with exceptional innovations and discoveries, antimicrobial coatings being one of them. …

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Can Real Estate Continue To Operate Virtually After The Pandemic?

Can real estate continue to operate virtually after the pandemic

The onset of Coronavirus has brought about changes in business operations, keeping safety concerns in mind. Real estate is now utilizing the latest augmented reality technology to introduce concepts of virtual home tours. This has managed to keep the demand for residential properties high, even amidst the virus scare. Video conference is now the new …

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7 Ways To Reduce Your Hot Water Costs

Reduce your hot water costs

Did you know that leaving the tap open while brushing your teeth wastes about 5 gallons of water? In fact, a leaky water tap can fill up a 100-gallon tank in a day – one innocent drop at a time. Think about how many hot baths you can take in that much wasted water! Surely, …

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Finding A Water Leak | All You Need To Know

Finding a water leak

One of the common problems that people have to deal with is fixing a leak.  This proves challenging, especially if the leak has persisted for a long time, leading to extensive damage. But what if you could trace the leak almost immediately? While it’s not easy, we’ll be highlighting the various aspects of finding a …

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19 Home Security Mistakes That Put Your Family at Risk

Home security mistakes that put your family at risk

Did you know that over 33% household burglaries in the US happen through the front door? Food for thought, isn’t it?  Home security has become quite an urgent issue at hand, and it has resulted in not only property loss, but affected the mental health of a large group of people. Forget the pain-stricken idea …

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Anonymous Artist Home Described

Anonymous artist home described

Staying at an artist’s home is a once-in-a-lifetime experience! If you’re not sure how true is the statement, let me enlighten you by describing my stay at my best friend artist’s apartment in New York. This post contains no image purposefully, the words ought to paint the pictures. Have you ever stayed at an artist’s …

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16 of the Most Common Electrical Problems and Solutions You Should Know

Most common electrical problem

Nobody likes problems, especially electrical problems. They are both dreadful and aggravating. Electrical problems can happen anywhere where electricity is. But today, we’re going to name 16 of the most common electrical problems and solutions that you should know. Before we go there, we understand that when it comes to minor issues that pose no …

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How To Transform Your Crawl Space Into A Storage Area

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The crawl space is uncharted territory for most as people usually just avoid the dingy, low-ceilinged area, considering it to be a lost cause. But with a little elbow grease and planning, you can turn even the most horrid looking crawl space into an organized storage section. Plus, the improvements you’d undertake in the process …

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Hard Hat Color Codes & Their Meanings

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You will invariably come across workers wearing hard hats at any construction or active job site. Have you ever wondered what the different colors represent? Hard hats are also known as safety helmets, and, as the name tells you, they are designed to protect workers’ heads on construction sites. In fact, wearing protective safety helmets …

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Ultimate Guide to Giclee Printing – Introduction to Archival Printing

Guide to giclee printing introduction to archival printing

What is a giclee printing? Giclee is pronounced as ‘Zhee-Clay’ is originally derived from a French word ‘la giclée’, which translated, means something that is sprayed or squirted. Through this article, you will know the origins, the purpose and the process of Giclee Printing. Many artists felt the need to recreate their art to extend …

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How To Decorate Your Bedroom For Better Sleep

How to decorate your bedroom for better sleep

The bedroom is a private room made for resting, relaxing, and sleeping. People need a comfortable night’s sleep to replenish their bodies overnight. Not having enough energy can create issues like irritability, lack of focus, and fatigue. However, you might have difficulties in trying to get a blissful sleep because of your bedroom’s design. That …

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What is a Heat Pump and What You Need to Know

What is a heat pump and what you need to know

With the colder months right around the corner, you might just be in the market looking for something more than only sheets and blankets to keep yourself warm. But with the temperatures nearing and at times surpassing 0 degrees, closed windows and blankets can never truly be enough. Sure! You can invest in an artificial …

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What is Modified Bitumen Roof + Pros & Cons

Is steel a good material for building today

Flat roofs have been around for a very long time, and they’ve held the spotlight for being the go-to option for commercial roofs. They were always a popular preference for commercial buildings, and now they are also gaining momentum for residential ones. One of the most preferred roofing choice for flat roofs has been Modified …

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40 Types of Engineered Flooring | Pros, Cons and Costs

Types of engineered flooring pros, cons and costs

Engineered wood floors are mechanically structured wooden planks or boards that form a protective and decorative structure over the real floors of your house. These form one of the major parts of the construction process for any residential or commercial building and, even more so, if you’re looking to remodel or renovate your spaces. When …

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