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Safety Tips for Hiring a Tradesman

Hi folks, The vast majority of tradesmen are hardworking genuine people.  Nevertheless, when you are posting jobs, it is very important to take the same precautions online as you would offline.  Below I have listed some tips safety tips for … Continue reading

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Is Your Home As Warm As It Could Be?

Can you believe that it is five years since we had the really heavy snow? So many families were snowed in at the time. We were snowed in for two weeks and apart from the fact that the food stores … Continue reading

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8 Home Extension & Renovation Tips

Hi folks, Extending or renovating your home will be among the most expensive costs you will have in your life. Proper planning and supervision of your project will help to ensure that the work is carried out to the highest … Continue reading

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Interview with Tradesman James Owens – Video

Hi folks, here is an interview I did with James Owens at one of our workshops recently.  James is a qualified carpenter from Blanchardstown and has been getting a lot of positive feedback from users of Tradesmen.ie.  Sometimes the Internet … Continue reading

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Construction Work Safety in the Home

Hi folks, in this article I want to talk about construction work safety and the responsibilities for homeowners in making sure that construction work is carried out safely in the home.  These responsibilities are covered under the Safety, Health and … Continue reading

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Garden Tips for Autumn

Hi folks, this article is about garden tips for Autumn.  Well the weather in July and August was disagreeable this year but crops have been doing well and gardens are looking great!  Hopefully we’ll get some fine weather this Autumn … Continue reading

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House Extension Tips – 12 Tips on Extending your Home

Hi folks, we’ve noticed a big pick up in house extensions this year and last, so we’ve decided it’s a good time to look at house extension tips once again.  We’ve done this article before but I think it’s extremely … Continue reading

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Top 10 Bathroom Renovation Tips

Hi folks, the bathroom is one of the most frequently used rooms in the house so it’s important to make sure it is designed and laid out well.   A while ago we wrote an article on the top 10 bathroom … Continue reading

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Garden Tips for Summer

Hi folks, now that the Spring is over it’s a good time to look at garden tips for Summer.  Having your garden looking nice is a great way to enjoy your home and surroundings and growing your own vegetables is … Continue reading

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9 DIY Safety Tips

Hi folks, this week I want to talk about DIY safety tips in the home.   It’s fantastic to try and do some DIY home improvements yourself from time to time.  However,  DIY can involve the use of power tools, working … Continue reading

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