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6 Essential Tips for Making Your Wedding Guest List

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There are a lot of factors that come into play for a wedding to happen. Everything is done with precision to avoid hiccups on the D-day. Apart from the bride and groom, and the marriage certificate, the other important aspect of any wedding is the guest list. After all, you don’t want to forget to send an invitation to someone who is dear to you. Here are some handy tips on wedding guest list etiquette. 1.      Decide on A Budget Based on The Type of Wedding You Want Credit: Pixabay Before you start to create your guest list, you need to first ...

6 Mistakes You Should Steer Clear of When Selling Your Home

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Looking to sell your home? There’s some bad news for you – it won’t be easy. It will take time and effort to make your home ready for the market. The look and feel of your home will largely dictate how much you can fetch from the sale. For this reason, you want to put your best foot forward before showing your home to prospective buyers. Unfortunately, many homeowners make mistakes that jeopardize their chances of selling their home fast. Don’t make the following mistakes when selling your home. 1.      Not Giving It A Good First Impression Credit: Pixabay First impressions are ...

 5 Plumbing Problems That Should Never DIY

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If you are used to doing DIY projects, it is easy to overlook serious maintenance issues in your home that may require the services of a qualified professional. When it comes to plumbing, there are a lot of problems that can easily be fixed without involving a plumber. However, there are some problems that need a qualified plumber. This distinction is important for any homeowner to avoid aggravating plumbing problems that could have easily been solved by a pro. Here are some of the reasons to call a plumber. 1.      Deep Clogging Credit: Pixabay If you find that your snake or plunger ...

The Top 5 Road Hazards for Motorcyclists

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You may not know this, but riding a motorcycle is more dangerous than driving a car. This is because motorcycles are more prone to accidents. For instance, minor road obstacles can easily cause a motorcycle to crash. Motorcyclists should be vigilant while on the road to avoid simple mishaps that can turn fatal. Here are the biggest road hazards you face on the road as a motorcyclist. 1.        The Railroad Crossing Credit: Pixabay When a motorcycle attempts to cross the railway, it is possible for the tires to get stuck on the railway tracks. This can cause an action that throws the ...

How to Live in A Condo on A Tight Budget

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Now that the Toronto condo team has helped with the acquisition of your dream condo, it’s time to settle in. At best, living in a condo can feel like you’re living in a five-star hotel where everything you need is within reach. Condos are high-rise buildings located close to the city offering a myriad of amenities to residents. Living in a condo can be super convenient. You get to live close to your place of work, your child’s school and you get to enjoy special amenities without the hustle of maintaining them.  It can’t get better than that, can it? Unfortunately, ...

5 Questions About Cloud Hosting Everyone Wants Answered

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There’s no doubt that cloud hosting has come of age. More and more companies are seeing the benefit of moving their IT systems to the cloud. Generally, moving to the cloud involves having your website running across multiple servers in remote locations. It is flexible, improves uptimes, and gives you the ability to scale with demand. Nonetheless, there are still a ton of questions people have about what it entails. Here are the 6 best FAQ about cloud computing. What is Cloud Hosting? Credit: Pixabay This is basically a network of virtual servers that use the resources of several physical servers. ...

 6 Bathroom Plumbing Problems That Will Drive You Up the Wall

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The bathroom is one of the most utilized spaces in any home. Chances are that you will encounter a plumbing problem in your bathroom a few times in your lifetime. Unfortunately, plumbing is one of those household necessities that most people don’t think about until there is an issue. A simple plumbing complication can make drainage a problem around the house. Therefore, it is important to undertake plumbing maintenance checks every once in a while. Failure to do maintenance checks means that you only learn there is a problem when it gets out of hand. Here are some bathroom plumbing ...

How to Document Your Injuries After an Accident

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After an accident, the time that follows can be chaotic. This is especially so if you sustain injuries. All you want to do at this point is to get home, rest, and recover. However, this would be counterproductive since most accidents are followed by personal injury claims. For this, you will need to have proper documentation.  This is the only way to increase your chances of getting compensated. This documentation works to prove that the extent of your injuries is as serious as you claim. If you do not have the evidence required while making your claim, it becomes harder ...

Buying a Domain? Here are 8 Critical Steps You Should Take

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Choosing a domain name is one of the most important decision when establishing an online presence. Your domain name has a huge bearing on how you interact with your customers and search engines.  Here how to go about selecting the best domain name for your business. Do Some Research Credit: Pixabay  Doing a bit of homework will go a long way towards making this process a lot easier. Find sites in a niche similar to yours and check out their domain names. You can search for your competitors using sites like ‘compete.com’ or by targeted keywords on search engines. Easy to ...

6 Important Questions You Should Ask A Property Manager Before Buying A Condo

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When looking at condos to buy, most people think about getting a place they can live in for the next 5 to 10 years or more. Visiting potential condo communities gives you a feel of what it will be like to live in that area. One way to get a condo that suits your needs and preferences is having a set of questions for your agents and the property managers. These questions can help you get a mental picture of what it’s like living in the condo community. Here are the questions to ask when buying a new condo. 1.      What ...

How to Hire A Good Business Analyst

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What are the skills required for business analyst? You’ve probably asked this question if you’re looking to hire a business analyst. The truth is, hiring a BA is a completely different ball game from hiring for any other job. This is because they are required to work with a broader subsection of the organization.  They need a wide variety of skills to deliver on their mandate. This is why you need to be very picky during the recruitment process. Here are some tips on how to hire the best business analyst for your organization. Reconsidering Your Requirements Credit: Pixabay The job ...

5 Best Honeymoon Destinations in India

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If you have finally decided to visit India for your honeymoon, you have no doubt settled for one of the best destinations. The honeymoon tour packages in India are not only pocket friendly, but you also get to experience the right culture and diverse sites in the country. Since India is so large, you might not get the chance to tour the whole country in a single visit. For this reason, you need to pick the very best destinations in India to make your honeymoon a truly memorable one. So, where exactly should you visit once you get to India? ...

How to Buy A House That Is Easy to Rent

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Wondering how to buy a house that’s easy to rent? Most of the unexpected issues faced by landlords when closing deals with a potential tenant stem from the fact that they did not put much thought into buying of the house. Most houses for rent do not start out as rentals. They are usually converted into a rental when the owner wants to move out but doesn’t want to sell the house. Here is how to buy a house that you can rent out without much fuss should you decide to. 1.      The Location Credit: Pixabay It is always important to consider the ...