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The Best Shelving For Your Project Article

The Best Shelving For Your Project

Shelving can be a pertinent tool in keeping your home clean and organized. They can also be used to improve and enhance to aesthetic of your home. Nowadays, shelving is common in many rooms for both function and design. There are many different types and styles of shelving to choose from. Use this list to help you decide which shelving is best suited to your needs.

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Best Places to Live in Canada for Millennials Article

Best Places to Live in Canada for Millennials

In today’s world, where technology seems to be growing and adapting with each passing day, the generation entering the workforce have a unique opportunity in the flexibility of how and where they work. Nowadays, it’s not uncommon for the option to work remotely to be presented. With this new form of freedom, millennials can put more thought into where they want to put down roots and what city or town they want to call home. There are many factors to be considered when choosing where to live as a millennial. Though there is the freedom to work from home or the local coffee shop, there needs to be access to the internet, available cell service, access to transportation for potential travel to the company or clients if necessary, as well as affordability among other necessities. In Canada, five cities stand out as the top 5 to check all the boxes for work and play.

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Part Two: Living Small in Tiny Homes Article

Part Two: Living Small in Tiny Homes

Part two of a series of three: This series will cover the topic of tiny homes, a new form of living being embraced around the world. In part two, the blog post explains various reasons how you can live and function in your own tiny home. Tiny home living can sound daunting. The idea of having to fit all your belongings into what is ultimately one medium sized room is no small feat. Accepting that you will quite possibly need to downsize your closet and shoe collection is perhaps an even tougher task. But don’t be too afraid not to consider the concept of having a tiny home; there are many ways to make your tiny home fit to you just as much as you will fit into it. How you ask? Here are a few tips and tricks for making your tiny home perfect for you.

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Cleaning Your Storage Unit Article

Cleaning Your Storage Unit

If you’re using your storage unit long term, it can be very easy to pack up your belongings and walk away from the unit until you need it again. However, it’s important to clean and maintain your unit for the sake of your belongings. Keeping your unit clean helps to ensure you find your belongings in the same condition in which you left them. If it’s been awhile since you’ve seen your unit, it may be time for you to revisit your belongings. Follow these steps to a clean and well-kept storage unit.

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Renovating for Resale: Spending Money to Make Money Article

Renovating for Resale: Spending Money to Make Money

The housing market nowadays is stocked full of homes waiting to be bought up. So how do you make yours stand out from the rest? Why make any changes to the house when you’re just going to sell it and move on to your next home? Sometimes, it’s necessary to do some renovations on your house in order to sell it, hopefully with a better price tag attached to it. Certain renovations can increase the value of your home, allow you to appropriately price your home at a higher value on the market. You may need to fix and update some appliances, or maybe you just need a fresh coat of paint to brighten up the room. By knowing your market and what people are looking for, you can make your home appeal to the potential buyers and make it move in ready for the next family who gets to enjoy it.

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Moving In Together: Tips and Tricks to Consider Before Taking the Leap on Your Lease Article

Moving In Together: Tips and Tricks to Consider Before Taking the Leap on Your Lease

Moving in with someone is a big step, whether it be with your significant other, your friend or an acquaintance you just met for the purpose of having a roommate. Whatever the situation, it is essential to know what you’re getting into and be prepared for what’s to come. Going in prepared will help make the transition smoother and having a roommate much more enjoyable.

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