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Terry Hunt

Do You Need Your Jewellery Insurance Valued?

If you own a lot of jewellery, then you want it covered by your home insurance. Does this happen automatically for all your jewellery? If you have valuable pieces, should you have them valued to prove how much they're worth if you ever have to make a claim? General Jewellery Coverage  Most home insurance policies cover jewellery as part of their general coverage.

Why You Should Always Choose Grass to Surround Your New Home

If you're putting the finishing touches to a brand-new home, you may be pleased with your creation and are starting to look at the land that surrounds it. You may be wondering what type of surface to put down for best effect, taking into account the overall cost and maintenance requirements as time goes by. Why is it a good idea to consider surrounding your new home w

Easy Ways for Australian Businesses to Deal with Heat Stress in the Workplace

There's no doubt about it. Australia can be a scorching hot place to work. And with temperatures routinely topping 30 degrees Celsius in the summer months, this poses some important challenges for Aussie employers and their teams. But what can be done to minimise the effects of heat stress in the workplace? On one hand, businesses can create retail premises or offices

4 Out-of-the Box Business Ideas Using Storage Lockers

You probably know a lot about storage units and lockers: how to search for them, pack them properly, security features to look for etc. What this article provides are some interesting ideas you can pursue if you're looking to start a business, or you've run out of space in your home or office and need auxiliary space from where to operate. Read on to learn some busine

Find out if your land has a contamination problem

How much do you know about the land you are planning to build on? It may look fine based on a simple visual inspection but that doesn't always tell the whole story. Land contamination can be a major headache for land developers, especially when working with brownfield sites where the history of the land is not always clear. Contamination is not always obvious Some for