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Building A Yurt As An Easily Transportable Home

By Matt

The Mongolian people have been living in Yurts (or Gers) since before the time of Gengis Khan where they are still the main type of home to some three quarters of the population. In Western Europe and the USA, yurt construction is gaining in popularity as alternative dwellings and I reckon, could be a viable […]

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Felling Trees – How To Cut Down Trees Safely

By Matt

  Firewood anyone? Before you rush off with that new chainsaw you should consider, there are fewer more dangerous jobs than felling trees. Even small trees can end up where you didn’t expect! Unfortunately, even professionals get it wrong sometimes – with about 200 arborists ending up maimed or killed every year in North America. […]

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How To Hurricane Proof Your Home – (Infographic)

By Matt

With Hurricanes being one of the top disaster scenarios that are expected more frequently these days, it pays to make sure your house is as secure as it can be for these events.The Atlantic hurricane season is typically from 1st June until the end of November with most tropical activity happening in this timeframe. 10 […]

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