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Being hands-on can save money

Don MacAlister has some tips about learning to do it yourself...

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That’s not how to load a dishwasher...

Ccientists have come up with the definitive way to load a dishwasher. And most of us have got it wrong...

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How to start your fresh start

Take the time to assess what you still need and throw out what you don’t.

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An Aga fit for even the pokiest pad
October 28 2014 at 11:49

A move to the country may not be possible, but Aga has made at least one part of the fantasy possible.

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Be careful when buying property voetstoots
October 27 2014 at 12:08

Buyers of secondhand homes enjoy no effective government-sponsored consumer protection, warns Don Macalister.

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Gallery: designs that entice you in
October 23 2014 at 12:05

Walk around a shopping mall and you're automatically drawn to some stores or eateries. Why? Helen Grange finds out...

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Gallery: Opulent glamour for fine living
October 22 2014 at 12:03

Helen Grange dropped in to interior designer David Muirhead's decor retail-cum-events venue.

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Get some DIY satisfaction
October 20 2014 at 11:42

Don MacAlister moved a tap - and is amazed at how satisfying it was.

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Outdoors bang for buck
October 17 2014 at 11:53

Manufacturers are coming up with all sorts of durable new materials and designs to brighten up living areas outside.

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Half an hour later and it’s sold
October 14 2014 at 11:40

Research shows we spend just 25 minutes and 30 seconds viewing a property before making a decision.

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Never accept open ended quotes
October 13 2014 at 11:51

Beware the quotation which contains or finishes with the phase 'Subject to re-measurement on completion'.

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How to turn your greys into whites
October 10 2014 at 13:50

Can washing your whites in a slow cooker make them sparkle? Mandy Francis puts it, and a few other theories, to the test.

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Scented candles even men will love
October 9 2014 at 11:50

These candles are just the thing to add warmth to a bachelor pad or perfect for anyone who doesn't like sickly sweet smells.

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