Choosing A Built-In Microwave Oven: Six Tips To Consider

If you are looking to purchase a new microwave oven for home use, you might want to consider one that can be built-in, either above or beneath your countertop. Not only will a built-in model free up counter space in your kitchen; it provides a sleek and modern look while matching most kitchen decor nicely. When shopping for your new built-in microwave, consider stainless steel materials, as this will offer much durability than some other materials. Read More 

5 Common Mistakes When Making Slipcovers

If you are making your own slipcovers, the most important part of the process will be selecting and treating your fabric before you begin constructing your slipcovers. A well-made slipcover can last a long time, and carefully selected colors and styles of fabric can remain in style. So here are some common mistakes you should try to avoid before you make your slipcovers.  Not Pre-washing Your Fabric  If you are making slipcovers for your furniture that you intend to wash in the future, then the first thing you should do when you get your new fabric is wash it. Read More 

Moving To A New Home When Your Child Has Autism Spectrum Disorder

For families with children, moving to a new home can be stressful enough, but for those families who have a child with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), it can be extremely frustrating. Big changes, like moving to a new home, can be a trigger for all kinds of stress and anxiety in an ASD child. Here are some things that you can do before and during the move to help your ASD child cope with the process. Read More 

Replace Peed-On Air Conditioner Fins Before More Serious Repairs Are Needed

Male dogs mark their territory, regardless of who actually owns the property that they pee on and whether their habits cause damage. If a dog has been urinating on your air conditioner, you should have the unit's fins checked by a technician. They may be rusted, in which case they need to be replaced before the interior of your unit corrodes and more expensive repairs are needed. Canine Urine Makes Air Conditioner Fins Rust Read More 

3 Key Things Tenants Are Looking For When Renting A Property

In today's economic climate, it's imperative that you market your buy-to-let property the right way. The current property market is a "renter's market", meaning many people are looking for short-term leases while they get a deposit together for their own home. If you're looking to lease out one (or more) of your properties, or you're looking to purchase a buy-to-let home, it's important to remember the following three things prospective tenants will be looking for: Read More