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Why all Tradesmen should have a Website

So you have decided to go your own way in the construction industry. You've registered your business, got a company vehicle, a couple of sub-contractors lined up and maybe a few jobs in the pipeline. So how do you ensure your business is easily seen ...
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Taking Care of your Marble Floor

  When we say ‘marble floors’, we are including all-natural stone or calcium-based stone floors such as limestone, travertine, crema marfil and terrazzo. Marble floors add elegance to any home and can last as long as the home itself, but if you are r...
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Artificial Intelligence and Home Security

  If you are keen on getting to know the latest happenings in the area of homeprotection, home security and surveillance then you must certainly understandsomething more about artificial intelligence. This is the most happening area asfar as the next...
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5 Reasons Why You Should Use a Marketing Consultant

Many SME’s and start up companies can be quite reluctant to use a marketing consultant. As a digital marketing consultant myself, some may say I am biased in the following view, but without the correct advice and insight, companies may waste signific...
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Top 3 Tips to get Paid Faster

   Tip One - Get It Done Quicker It doesn't take a genius to work out that the quicker you send your invoice the quicker you will get paid. In today’s day & age there's no need to wait until you sit down over paperwork to start sending invoices. ...
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Selling and Buying Cheap Building Materials

Selling and Buying Cheap Building Materials Prices of new building construction materials continue to rise. When constructing buildings or homes, building materials are often ordered in lots, to avail of bulk discount, to ensure a steady supply, not ...
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A Guide to Laminate Flooring

  When was Laminate Flooring first introduced? Laminate flooring was created by the Swedish company Perstop in the late 1970’s, and branded as Pergo. It was a much cheaper alternative to Hardwood flooring and easier to install, as Hardwood flooring a...
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3 Types of Cabinet Doors Currently Trending

If you are finding it difficult to design your new bungalow’s kitchen, then why don’t you hire a kitchen designer for this task? What? You can’t afford to reduce your bank balance because you have already spent a vast amount on purchasing your new bu...
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Keeping Safe from Falling Roof Tiles

By Andrew Cross – Marketing Manager, Klober Ltd, manufacturer of roof ventilation products and accessories    Keeping Safe from Falling Roof Tiles Storms all too frequently cause lifting tiles to break or mortar to become loose, particularly in valle...
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Top 10 Tricks that Burglars Use

Today is the day I help you delve into the minds of burglars so that you are better equipped to combat them and the tricks that they throw at you. There are some things about burglaries that all property owners should know and we will look at most of...
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