Summer Home Improvements
by Super User
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Summer Home Improvement Ideas

Summer Home Improvement Ideas

Summer is nearly here again and winter time is the perfect time to start planning home improvements.  With Summer coming we are all looking forward to spending some time outdoors and using up some of those precious vacation days to relax and spend time with loved ones. One thing people love to do in the summer is some home renovations, for several reasons: If you are doing anything outside, you are much more likely to have good weather that will not ruin the new work and will also speed up the drying process. And secondly, if you are doing renovations inside, you can spend a lot of the time outside, so it’s easier to deal with the mess. So let’s see what some great options for your house renovation this summer are:

Make the outside comfortable

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Thinking about a Granny Flat
by Super User
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What to Consider When THINING ABOUT A GRANNY FLAT

Due to changed demographics and lifestyle, as well as soaring property prices, granny flats are becoming an increasingly popular option, and not only for elderly citizens, but also for single workers in their 20s and 30s and young couples. They are also nice additions to have when you want to have a place for guests to stay or a rental property. Regardless of why you are considering buying or constructing a granny flat, this may be a brilliant idea. However, there are some things you need to consider when beginning and throughout the construction to end up with the best space you can get.

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Getting approval

A granny flat or a secondary suite requires a permit to be built or installed at a block of land. Despite the myth that this approval is difficult to get, because of the new planning policies for increasing affordable rental house, it is easier to get the construction approved. Of course, it must adhere to the building code of your state. If everything is by the book, you can get your permit in ten to twenty days.

Establishing a budget

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Kitchen Lighting Types and Designs
by Super User
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Kitchen Lighting Types and Design Tips 

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Having just one light fixture at the center of your kitchen ceiling might have worked for people in the past, but nowadays things are quite different. The reason for this change hides in the fact that, in the past, the kitchen was simply a place where you cooked and all you needed light for was not to chop off your finger along with your onions. Today, however, the kitchen is also a place where families spends time together and we even entertain guests. Here are some tips on how to install and blend together the different layers of lighting and make your kitchen look great.

General lighting 

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