Making sure that your home is ready for a flood

Many people are now finding that they live in an area prone to flooding, and have to take precautions to ensure that their home is not at risk. If you do live in such an area then one of the best things you can do is arrange for the purchase of a FloodBlock. These are one way to ensure that you are protecting your home as best you can against the advancing water. But there are also many other quick tips that you need to take on board to ensure that flooding does not affect your life and the home you live in.

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3 free and easy exercise hacks

Exercise is absolutely essential, but that doesn’t mean it has to be boring. We’ve taken a look at some top exercise hacks that should make it easy for you to integrate exercise into your routine and therefore get a full-on exercise routine in place that doesn’t mean your life has to be turned upside down just because you want to get healthy.

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Fruit and Vegetables

5 A Day Top Tips

Most people now know they should be eating 5 portions of fruit and vegetables each day. There’s often confusion though around what is a portion, exactly why it’s important to include them and how to incorporate into meals. Those on a budget sometimes feel it’s expensive to buy for a family and so don’t add them to the shopping trolley.

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Kitchen Hob

Different Kinds of Kitchen Hobs

Choose the one which fits your lifestyle

There’s now a great range of kitchen hobs you can choose from when it comes to changing your cooker. Some types and cooking methods may be new to you so it’s a good idea to know what you’re looking at when you view them in the showroom or online. All have unique points and it’s about combining the style of the kitchen, your favoured way of cooking and any safety measures if there are children in the home.

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Spoon Carving

Forgotten Crafts

Get ahead of the trends

What do Kate Moss, Julia Roberts and star of Mad Men Christina Hendricks have in common other than being celebrity A-listers? The answer is that they love to knit in their spare time and all have been snapped on set with a pair of needles and wool between scenes in their latest blockbuster.

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Guide for First Time Home Buyers

Guide for first time buyers

Making the leap to buy your first home is a huge decision, both financially and geographically as it’s a life changing commitment. It’s also very exciting to know you can close the door on a property you can call your own, you can decorate as you choose and you have all the privacy you want instead of living at home or house sharing.

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Life Hacks

5 great Lifehacks 

If you don’t know what a lifehack is then today is the day you’ll transform your life.

A lifehack is a tip to make your life easier, to help you discover the world around you and to perhaps save you time and money. Lifehacks are great ways to enhance your environment, enjoy fantastic relationships and really help you think about what you want to achieve.

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