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The 4 Rules & Tools To Maintain A Pool

Contributed Post Photo credit: pixabay The fact that you have a pool in your backyard is not only glamorous but necessary. Now that it is the summertime, the mercury is going to rise and the cool water will be a Godsend. However, no one wants to take a dip in a dirty pool. Unfortunately, a swimming pool will get polluted from time to time, especially if it is outside. Therefore, it is your responsibility to keep it clean so that you can enjoy the benefits. The good news is that you don’t need to look far for help as underneath are the maintenance tips and tricks every pool owner should know. Check For Leaks The first step is to check for a leak because there…
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Messy Gardens Might End Up Messing Your Life

Contributed Post You really shouldn’t ignore any issue about your home. It’s only going to come back and bite you in the rear at the end. However, one problem that gets ignored more than most is a messy garden. If you have a messy garden, you might get tired just thinking about it. But an overgrown garden brings with it a lot of problems that are hard to ignore. Here are some of the reasons you should worry about the mess out back and reasons you should get the old lawnmower and clippers out. Pic Source Obviously, you won’t enjoy your garden When you have a mess on your hands that you’re not dealing with, you’re more inclined to avoid it. But that’s a great…
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Summer Might Be Coming to a Close, but Our Habits Don’t Have to Stop

It’s officially past midsummer, the longest day of this wonderful season. You might notice that while the days are still long, they’re getting darker more quickly and the weather isn’t as hot as it was a month ago. Although the length and quality of summer really depends on where you actually live right now, there’s no doubt that summer is coming to a close. Sooner or later, we’ll have to pack up our garden equipment, put our air conditioner to rest and start changing some of our habits to fit the upcoming autumn season—or do we? Source There’s never a bad time to grill It might sound weird, but there’s absolutely nothing wrong with having a barbeque party in the middle of autumn or even…
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Ever Wondered Where Your Luggage Goes After Check-In? Read This!

The thought of venturing off on your well-earned summer vacation has filled you with nervous excitement for weeks. You’ve been counting down the days, the hours and the minutes, and the day has finally arrived. You’ve got your tickets and passports, the kids have their mini wheelie suitcases, and the taxi has just arrived to ferry you to the airport. You lock the front door and say goodbye to your home for the next fortnight. Then the doubt and worries set in. What if your luggage gets lost at the airport? You’re sure you read a story about how one back pack was lost amongst the transit depots of random worldwide airports for two years. Surely that can’t happen to you. To put your mind…
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Cool Ways To Light A Garden Party

It’s summer; it’s hot and what better way to celebrate than with a garden party? It doesn’t matter what the occasion is; a garden party is always a great idea. The issue with a garden party though is what happens after dark? Make sure you’re covered with the following suggestions for cool ways to light your garden party. Photo: Pexels Fairy lights Fairy lights can create a trendy ambience that looks like something straight out of a Pinterest photo. It doesn’t take much effort (or money) to create something that looks amazing; a few carefully hung lights will work wonders. Fairy lights can be battery operated too so if you’re concerned about additional electricity costs from lighting your garden, you won’t have to worry. You…
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