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10 Apps to Help with Home Renovation

by Greg on August 24, 2016
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Home renovation, when taken seriously, is no easy feat. There are so many aspects to it, that it might seem impossible to tackle them all. Luckily, we live in the 21st century, where technology is your best friend. Folks from HalfPrice complied this pretty neat infographic to show you ten apps that will help you […]

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Most innovative and stunning steel architectures Infographic

by Greg on May 12, 2016
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Steel is a material that allows architects to realize their most wild dreams and ideas. This infographic by ARS showcases some of the most impressive steel structures of our time.    

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RealestateVIEW.com.au – updated property app

by Chris Lang on March 10, 2015
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Being quite choosy about my apps I usually stick to the ones that get my approval for a while. One of my long-time favorites was the property app of realestateVIEW.com.au, and – exciting news! – it has just been upgraded, to include some handy features that moved it from “good” to “great” on my list. […]

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Creating floor plans with MagicPlan

by Greg on July 18, 2014
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Drawing floor plans is usually thought of as a difficult task. So if you are selling your property, for example, you’ll probably seek services of a professional to draw a floor plan for you. However, if you are on a tight budget there is an alternative – you can do it easily by yourself using […]

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7 Coolest Ways to Wire Up Your House with Tech

by Greg on May 15, 2014
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Wish your home was a little more Jetson than Flintstone? Luckily for techies who are also homebodies, there are nearly endless ways to wire up your home and make everything faster, easier and sleeker. At the 2014 midway point, you should have at least one of these futuristic additions in your home; it’s the perfect […]

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WeMo Switch – control your appliances remotely

by Greg on August 15, 2013
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If you are a gadget junky like me, and your dream home is a smart one, then this cute little thing is definitely for you. It is called WeMo switch by Belkin and it allows you to control your home appliances remotely. Basically you plug it into any power outlet in your home and then […]

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5 of the best home, garden and design publications available on the iTunes Newsstand

by Greg on July 16, 2013
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The iTunes newsstand has a huge range of awesome publications for real estate, design, home décor and garden enthusiasts alike. And let’s face it – sometimes swiping through a bright, colorful and beautifully designed digital publication is a lot more fun than trawling the app store for apps that will help you find home loans […]

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Home Security Gadgets For A Theft Proof Home

by Greg on June 1, 2013
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Owing to the ubiquitous nature of crimes and perilous social activities, we all suffer from chronic life insecurity. We may fear going out and leaving our home with nobody to watch over. Furthermore, due to the alarming social scenarios we may even feel uncomfortable staying alone at home or leaving kids without supervision. Unfortunate events […]

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Why switch to LED for your home lighting

by Greg on February 20, 2013
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As parents and responsible homeowners, we are charged with ensuring the future of our kids as well as doing our share for the betterment of society. In recent years, that responsibility has never been more daunting. Environmental concerns, such as the impacts of climate change, have overshadowed every other concern for the simple reason that […]

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How Home Alarm Systems Work

by Greg on February 1, 2013
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Any alarm system will contain at least the control panel and a keypad that will arm and disarm the system. Other components of a typical security system include sensors and warning signals or strobe lights. Anything inside an alarm system will automatically fall under either of the above stated categories. The Master Control and Keypad […]

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Wired for the Future

by Greg on November 14, 2012
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One of the main reasons that people purchase a new home or purchase their first home is to have a space that is all their own. Sure, when you rent a home or an apartment, you can make it feel like a home with the way you decorate, but you don’t ever really have total […]

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