Keep Rodents out of your Home with these Tips

A rodent invasion can turn your home into a nightmare no matter how elegant it is. These little animals hide in all sorts of weird places including the attic, under concrete porches, wall voids, burrows, in the foundation and so on. Tough luck getting them from there.


They’re very cautious of new things in their habitat, and often manage to avoid traps and baits.

Rats and mice are the most common rodents at home. They reproduce fast; if you don’t deal with them right away you could soon be staring at a full blown invasion. In addition to being a nuisance, they harbor and transmit diseases, and can also bring parasites like ticks and fleas.

Here are some measures that will help you keep the rodents at bay:

1.         High Hygiene Standards

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How to Clean a Rental Property Before You Move Out

When leaving an apartment or home as a tenant to live elsewhere, a lot of preparation goes into the effort. Between properly packing all items in order to keep them organised and setting up the utilities at the new place, a lot can be forgotten. Financially-speaking, most people do not forget about the deposit that was likely paid at the time of moving in to the original unit. Depending on the landlord and the location, there may be strict requirements that have to be met in order for the deposit to be refunded. Below, we’ve put together a check-list on how to clean a rental property before you move out – ensuring you get back the full deposit.



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5 Ways to Make House Cleaning Easier and Quicker

For many people, keeping a clean house is a number one priority. Having a clean house can contribute to your peace of mind and it can also be beneficial to your health. A dirty house can be a breeding ground for germs, mold, mildew and other things that can either aggravate existing physical conditions or create new ones. However, if you’ve ever tried to keep your house clean for an extended period of time, you know how challenging this can be, especially if you have children. Fortunately, there are a few ways you can make house cleaning efficient and easy.


Professional Help

If you’re inhibited by time or perhaps you have mobility issues, you may want to consider hiring house cleaning services. In some cases, this may come in the form of a restoration company or in other cases you may simply need the help of a maid service