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Do you know the three things that will most likely lead to your home being burgled? The perfect storm of opportunity for serious criminals to enter your home and get in and out quick and clean within about 10 minutes? According to research and interviews with

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Until recently, the garden shed was little more than a shack primarily used for storing lawnmowers, garden tools and the jumble of goods we think we might need one day, but these humble, oft-neglected structures are increasingly being put to much better use in a

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Working from home, for yourself, requires discipline and a unique mix of go-getter attitude and humbleness to get down and dirty with the hard work. While you are working on building your business the last thing you need is distraction and negative energy from an

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When you take out a short-term insurance policy, the responsibility lies with you to provide your insurer with all the necessary information so that it can correctly underwrite your risk. The information you provide at sales stage is used to enable your insurer to accurately determine

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Moving homes. Such a short sentence, but one that evokes such mixed emotions. What did you feel as you read it? Excitement? Stress? Joy? Exhaustion? Empathy (especially if the person is your new neighbour moving in on a rainy - or very hot – weekend). Regardless

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Painting exterior walls in winter can be a daunting prospect for even the most experienced painters. Depending on which parts of the country you find yourself in, you might be faced with rain, extreme winds and even snow. It doesn’t have to be a terrifying project

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Facebook for Business, Instagram Story, and cellphone cameras have turned every real estate professional into a social media specialist, with a degree in photography, videography and journalism for good measure. Or so it may seem to any young entrepreneur trying to get a foothold as

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We recently received a question from Donald Steyn, an owner of a sectional title unit in Johannesburg. Steyn was unhappy with the security system at his complex and wanted to know what he can do to change it. This was his question. “When I bought my

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