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A Tune-Up for Your Home? Why Not?

For most of us, the phrase “tune-up” immediately brings up images of a vehicle being serviced  —maybe it’s up on a lift, a professional is wielding socket wrenches and lubricating parts… The phrase is also closely related to music, and when musicians tune up they’re making small adjustments for optimum performance, much like the mechanic. 746 more words



Phragmipedium Hanna Popow

Zygopetalum Warringa Wonder

Paphiopedilum insigne Sanderai

Zygopetalum maculatum

Zygopetalum Barbel John gx Scentsation

Barkeria lindleyana

Warringa Wonder

Lycaste Leo

Hannah Popow

Now I don’t have all of their names, these orchids on show in the Glasshouse at RHS Wisley and if you want to know, then I shall of course try and find out more and add them where I can. 136 more words

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5 Must-Know Tips for Buying Home Appliances

While they may not do much for the charm or ambiance in your home, major appliances have a critical effect on your comfort and convenience. A new refrigerator is not nearly as exciting as a new car, but it is arguably more important in terms of making your daily life more convenient and healthy. 1,016 more words


Chest Hospital development proposals

Since a planning application has been formally filed with the London Borough of Tower Hamlets with ref: PA/16/03342, locals will want to discuss the impact this new development will have on the wider community. 90 more words

Parkview Estate

Glasshouse Coffee

Now i always get a little nervous when I write about a place in Lisburn. I’ve read more than few snippets of criticism of the City since starting this blog. 498 more words

Northern Ireland

Does It Cost More to Maintain Your Home or Your Car?

While you’ve most likely spent considerably more to buy your home than your car, you may be surprised at less much less expensive –proportionally- it is to maintain your home. 710 more words