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  • March 9th, 2018
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What Not to Put in Your Microwave

After a long day out and about, sometimes preheating an oven and preparing a whole meal might be the last thing that you want to do. This is where your microwave comes in handy, allowing you to defrost and reheat leftovers at ease, giving you time to unwind in front of the TV, without having to worry about baking or frying a thing. To avoid damage or creating a big mess in your kitchen, there are certain things that you should never try to heat in this appliance. Read on to find out what not to put in the microwave:

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How to Extend the Lifespan of Your Fridge Freezer

  Without your fridge freezer, the food options that are available to your household are extremely limited, and you may find yourself spending a small fortune on items that go off quickly! That is why it is so important to maintain your fridge freezer correctly, to avoid any problems. Luckily, if your appliance is maintained efficiently, you could expect a fridge freezer lifespan of at least 10 years, so you shouldn’t have to splash out very often at all. To keep your bank balance safe, and your stomach fed, it is a good idea to keep your fridge freezer in good condition, with proper care and maintenance. Read below for some tips on how to do just this:

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  • March 2nd, 2018
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Best Ways to Organise Your Fridge

Like most things in life, your fridge will run more efficiently if it is well organised. This doesn’t necessarily just mean putting things in neatly and making sure that you throw old foods out before they go off. To organise your fridge for optimal performance, there are certain rules that you should adhere to. If you have never put any thought into how to organise your fridge before, then some of these pointers may surprise you, but don’t worry… we are here to help! We have put together a guide which will make sure that your food stays fresh for longer and your refrigerator works to its full potential. Fridge doors The doors of your fridge are the warmest parts of the fridge and are…

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  • February 27th, 2018
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Five Easy Tips to Keep Your Cooker Clean

  Your cooker is an essential part of day-to-day life, as it enables you to feed yourself or your family night after night. Therefore, it is a great idea to keep this appliance clean and well maintained, to reduce the risk of any problems arising and keep your stomach happy! However, this does not have to mean that you need to dedicate time to rigorous cleaning each day. While we may all know how to clean a cooker, this doesn’t make it any more enjoyable. There are steps that you can take when preparing your dinner that will help to minimise the mess you make, and keep your cooker sparkling without too much effort. If you’re looking to cut down on your cleaning time but…

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Using Lettings Agents Or Property Management Companies

Today, in our series of “Frequently Asked Questions”, we look at the pros and cons of using the services of letting agents to handle the ongoing management of their properties. These companies are also known as “property management companies” but in this article we’ll refer to them as the more commonly used term; letting agents. Some landlords are happy to manage their own properties and everything that it entails whilst others, especially those with multiple properties, prefer to outsource this responsibility to the letting agent. The Different Types of Agents Although it may not be obvious at first glance, there are actually a few different types of letting agents. First there are the small independent ones who cover a smaller area but have a good…

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