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Hidden Costs of DIY Move

A DIY move can be a lot cheaper than hiring professional movers.  However, there are a lot more costs to a DIY move than just the truck rental.  Here are some of the main hidden costs of a DIY move which

The 5 Best Uses of Solar Power

Everyone know what a solar panel looks like and what it does, however you may not be aware of some of the best ways that they are being used. Far from being a way to generate electricity and hot water for

5 Ways to Improve the Energy Efficiency of Your Building

If your building is consuming more energy than it provides, it’s probably time to reconsider your energy efficiency strategy. You won’t get any guidance from a competitive market that focuses on numerous property characteristics, including energy efficiency. Commercial tenants in particular

Awareness – 5 plants to hurt you and 5 plants to help you in the wilderness

Knowing your good plants and your bad plants can be a great tool for surviving in the wilderness, or just for maximising the usefulness of your garden. It might be hard to believe but the UK forestland has an abundance of

Avoid nasty surprises – Check your oil tank regularly to avoid long term damage

When relying on an oil tank for your main source of central heating, it is crucial that you check the oil tank regularly for leaks, corrosion and other signs of delay. Once an oil tank has started to deteriorate, you will

How to Conserve Energy?

There are many ways by which you can conserve energy but In this article I have explicitly explained how to energy efficient smartly. Step 1: Conserve water By using less water, you will lower your water bill and therefore make some

ILLEGAL HUNTING OF HOUBARA BUSTARDS (TILOOR) IN CHAGAI BALUCHISTAN

World Wide Fund for Nature-Pakistan (WWF-Pakistan) has condemned hunting of 2,100 Houbara Bustard in Chagai, Baluchistan. Divisional Forest Officer of Baluchistan Forest and Wildlife Department, Chagai in Dalbandin highlighted hunting of 2,100 Houbara Bustards. Houbara Bustard, is listed as “vulnerable” in

Road kill: A Risk to Wildlife Populations

Blue-spotted salamanders are at risk of local extirpation from road mortality when they travel to breeding ponds in the spring. Collisions between wildlife and vehicles are one of the environmental consequences of roads. While it is only one aspect of road