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December 30

Weekly Scoop of Top Life Hacks: Dinner Party Tips and Ideas

Posted by on December 30, 2016 at 8:17 AM

As we get into the full swing of summer it’s going to be increasingly difficult to either avoid hosting your own dinner party or attending one at some point. These fun occasions can be a great way to bond with friends whilst still not spending the earth on food and entertainment.

Weekly Scoop of Top Life Hacks: Dinner Party Tips and Ideas

The following tips and hacks will provide you with great ideas on how to prepare in advance for receiving guests, what to include when preparing cheap meal ideas and much more. Additionally, if bugs can be a pest in your garden then learn some of these DIY bug repellent ideas too.

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August 1

Risky Jobs You Can Do Yourself to save Money

Posted by on August 1, 2016 at 8:27 AM

Many people shy away from difficult or risky jobs because they don’t think it’s possible to do themselves or because they don’t have the knowledge to complete the task to what they believe is a satisfactory level. These jobs could be fixing your own car or doing DIY home improvements for example. Whilst they might appear dangerous at the beginning, a little knowledge will prove they aren’t that hard at all.

Risky Jobs You Can Do Yourself to save Money

If you have paid through the nose in the past to have DIY work or mechanic jobs completed which took the professional no more than half an hour to complete it can leave a bad taste in your mouth and a large hole in your wallet. Below are some of the more daunting tasks that you should really be having a go at yourself if you need to save money.

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May 14

Money Saving Planning Advice When Renovating an Old Home

Posted by on May 14, 2016 at 8:53 AM

There is no doubt that older homes have more character. They were designed and built in a time when things were different, a time when its features were new technology which unfortunately no longer are. Items such as solid plaster walls and architectural windows are less common in newer buildings today, so when it comes to renovating, older houses can present higher costs and challenges.

Money Saving Planning Advice When Renovating an Old Home

The following article will highlight some of the more costly elements to renovating an older house and hopefully by using this information it will help you plan your renovation with a more savvy approach. Saving money on simple tasks can be the difference between sticking to or breaking a budget. So use the following advice to help you set more realistic budgets which in return will help you spend less money as well as prepare yourself for the worst case scenario.

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April 23

Weekly Scoop of Top Life Hacks: Money Saving DIY

Posted by on April 23, 2016 at 8:25 AM

In light of the good response we had last week from the weekly scoop of top life hacks I thought I would revisit it with a more DIY focused approach this week. Below you will find some of the most interesting DIY hacks that I managed to come across doing some research from the digital expanse of the Internet.

Weekly Scoop of Top Life Hacks: Money Saving DIY

The focus today is not going to be as specific as last week, it’s simply going to be on things you can do or use around the house to replace costly shop bought items. All of these tips should hopefully help you save money by doing things yourself rather paying retail prices them elsewhere.

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April 5

DIY Home Improvements to Increase Your Property’s Value Before Selling

Posted by on April 5, 2016 at 8:49 AM

There comes a time when a different property is required for your current circumstances, perhaps your family has grown too large or maybe you need to downsize. Whatever the eventuality, if you are looking to sell your residence then one of the smartest things you can do is to ensure you have the greatest chance of increasing its value prior to sale.

DIY Home Improvements to Increase Your Propertys Value Before Selling

Moving house can be stressful enough without having to think about how to increase the value of your property. Luckily, there are methodical processes you can go through to give yourself the highest possible chance of increasing the price. If you or anyone you know is looking to sell their home, this is a list of the things that can be done add as much value as possible before the viewings begin.

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January 19

Valuable DIY Skills That Are Easy to Learn and Will save You Big Bucks

Posted by on January 19, 2016 at 8:38 AM

The general consensus for many when it comes to DIY and saving money is that it simply isn’t worth the hassle to do the job yourself. The time and effort, let alone the frustration associated with DIY tasks are enough to drive even the most patient person crazy sometimes. Ultimately, saving money on DIY tasks boils down to weighing up the difficulty of the project against the cost of hiring a professional.

Valuable DIY Skills That Are Easy to Learn and Will save You Big Bucks

Within this article we are going to look at the highest paid trades in Australia and the DIY projects that have the lowest barriers to entry. Basically we are going to show you the easiest DIY tasks to complete if you have no DIY experience, as well as how much money you’re likely to save by doing these tasks yourself.

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