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Irish Home Prices Rising by €50 (or More) a day!

A recent report published by shows the national average house price in Ireland is increasing by €50 or more per day. The report claims the average house price is now almost €241,00 – which represents an 8.9% increase over last year. In terms of percentage increase from the low point of 2013, average property prices have risen by a staggering 47%. So, if you are looking to purchase a new

Tips for Building Your Dream Kitchen

Wouldn’t it be nice to make meals in a kitchen that is pleasing to the eye? If you are planning to build your dream kitchen, the possibilities are endless. Here are some tips you can consider in making your dream kitchen a reality. Design. There are many sample designs you can choose from online. Choose the ones that speak to you and make them inspirations for building your own kitchen.

Quality Doors: A Practical and Stylish Solution for Any Home

It isn’t easy to strike the right balance between aesthetics and safety. Normally, one would need to be sacrificed to guarantee that the other is successful. This type of dilemma is most commonly seen when designing a home. This is due to the fact that a stylish and aesthetically pleasing home is normally very minimalist in nature. A safe home on the other hand is full of different things working

Top Tips to Remember when Renting Equipment for Your Building Project

Construction and building companies often have several different projects going on, and although a project may have different specifications, there are certain things they all have in common: they all need specific equipment, and due to the site, they will always be different. Purchasing your equipment and machinery may sound attractive, but in an insecure market and with projects ranging from large to small, from simple to complex, it’s important

Steps Involved in the Right to Buy Scheme

The Right to Buy scheme has been popular in the UK since it was started in the 1980s during the leadership of former prime minister Margaret Thatcher. The goal was to make housing affordable for people. Those who are eligible to apply will get a discount upon application. The rates are also lower compared with other options. As long as you are already residing in the property and you have

4 Things to Consider When Designing Your Ideal Kitchen

The kitchen is arguably one of the most important areas within the household. Not only does it serve the purpose of providing us with a place to cook our meals, but store our food as well. It comes as no surprise that more and more people are investing a lot of time and money into making their own perfect kitchen. But the task isn’t something to be taken lightly. In

Tips on how to keep up with your house maintenance!

Different people are passionate about different things in life. Some people love to shop for vintage clothes, some people like travelling the world, Etc. There are also people who love to keep their house up to the mark and always in the perfect condition. You might also want to know that a lot of people also like to be creative with the way their house looks. There are a lot

4 Things It’s Worth Spending Money On In Your Home

When you’re trying to adopt a more frugal lifestyle, spending money on anything you don’t consider to be essential can feel uncomfortable. We all agree that food, clothing, utilities and accommodation are items we should spend money on, but what if tightening the purse strings is causing us to neglect ourselves in other areas?   Being mindful about your purchases is a valuable lesson to learn when it comes to

How to Boost Your Real Estate Income

I have been the owner of several properties for many years and I have recently been looking into ways that I can maximize the profit and appeal of the locations that I had. What inspired me to do this was that I had 4 ground floor flats in the same location which I was renting out to private tenants. My cousin is disabled and rightfully told me that I should