Finding pet friendly accommodation as a renter

Many rental properties specifically say in the add that they won't accept pets, which can make the ​task of finding a rental property as a pet owner extra challenging. Here are some simple things that you can do to help lift your rental application to the top of the pile.   Let them know what type of pet you have A rental owner who doesn't want loud dogs waking up the neighbours might not be as annoyed by a single house cat or a small dog that lives in the house. [Read More]

4 Thoughtful Ideas To Properly Plan Your Café Location

Not every location is perfect for you to set up a café. In fact, finding the right location is often harder than you imagine. Sometimes, you may identify a spot but it eventually ends up disappointing you. While service, beverages and food are key, follow these thoughtful ideas to properly plan the location for your café's ultimate success. Think About Parking For Patrons Of Your Café As much as you wish it wasn't a factor, the truth is that parking availability can greatly impact your café's sales. [Read More]

Dealing with the stress of moving house

Moving to a new home can be exciting and full of new possibilities, but it's also a stressful, often difficult process. The pressure and uncertainty of a house move can be hard to deal with, especially when added to all the other stressors in our lives. However, there are a few things you can do to make your move a little less stressful: Start early Uncertainty and time pressure are two of the main factors that make moving house stressful. [Read More]

Identifying a Mice Infestation in Your Home

When some homeowners think of a rodent infestation, they picture rats and mice scurrying about in the open. In reality, since mice are nocturnal creatures, chances are you will not be aware that you have an infestation on your hands if you are not keen about spotting the signs. It is crucial to know if mice have taken harbour in your home, as not only would they cause significant damage to your belongings, but they could also pose a health hazard to you and your loved ones. [Read More]