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How To Choose Perfect Mattress For Your Body And Good Sleep

How To Choose Perfect Mattress For Your Body And Good Sleep

Health, Home & Garden, Lifestyle
It is well known that sleep is a necessity for everyone and if we denying our bodies the ability to do so then we are denying ourselves the ability to effectively repair the damage that has been done to the body during the day. The result to this will be weaker bodies, something that we cannot afford in this day and age. If you want to ensure you enjoy a good night every night, then you must make sure that you have a big mattress. You should take time to consider the various options before making your mattress buying decision final. You should not only think of this as a mattress, but rather should consider it as an investment that you are doing to make sure you take care of your health. So you also have to ensure that you get a good return on your investment. The first step is t...
Why You Need A Water Filter At Home

Why You Need A Water Filter At Home

Home & Garden, Lifestyle
The question may sound contradictory to many as still there are people who believe tap water is good enough. Well, not exactly. Studies have shown there are many additives in water that comes through the main water system. Some like chlorine or fluorine are added by water companies with the best of intentions. Studies say such additives have downside too like chlorine is linked to some health problems and the same is revealed for fluorine. Even chlorine makes an unpleasant taste in water. Apart from such deliberately added substances there are many chemicals, effluent materials and heavy metals including uranium in the water which find their way into the domestic water supply. Some of these are only present in small quantities, but sometimes a small quantity of them is more than ...
The key to having a long life

The key to having a long life

Home & Garden, Lifestyle
Most people want to live longer healthy lives if they can. We all know the basic rules for looking after day to day health, and these can do a lot to lower the risk of a premature death, but what should we do if we want to extend our lives beyond average life expectancy? The answers may not be what you expect.  Myths One of the biggest myths about longevity is that women naturally outlive men. In fact, there’s no biological foundation for this. Longevity has nothing to do with our sex chromosomes. What it has been found to be connected to is behavior which often differs according to gender. Bottling up emotion, which our society pressures men to do, makes a long life less likely, as does eating lots of red meat. Work, however, isn’t the short cut to death that many people think –
Affordable ideas to improve your home

Affordable ideas to improve your home

Home & Garden
Every so often, it’s nice to be able to undertake refurbishments in your home just to brighten it up a little and improve the appearance. Of course, renovation and redecoration can be expensive, and if you want to tackle your entire home, the costs will quickly add up. What you need are a few clever ideas to help you tackle a refurbishment project that won’t cost the earth, so try these top tips for affordable ways you can improve your home. Increasing storage This is a great place to start. By improving and increasing the storage in your home, you automatically create a way to declutter, keeping your home tidy and making it look more spacious. Even in a small apartment, there are ways to create storage by fitting shelving above doors and windows, for example, or putting a closet
Housewarming Present Ideas They’ll Actually Love

Housewarming Present Ideas They’ll Actually Love

Home & Garden
Housewarming parties are a fun excuse to get together with your friends. It’s also a wonderful time to give your friends a gift that they can use. Instead of grabbing that traditional bottle of wine or picking up a bouquet, find something unique they’ll actually enjoy. Use these ideas to help you get started. Wine Opener Instead of that typical bottle of wine, go one step further and make it a gift set by pairing it with a wine bottle opener. Think about getting the Oeno Box Solid Wood Corkscrew Wine Opener from Williams Sonoma—a model that’s not only functional and long-lasting, but beautiful as well. Made in France, the compact, solid opener has a vertical handle crafted from walnut that removes the cork with one smooth pull, so there’s no yanking or struggle required. Tree
4 Ways to Give Your Home a More Charming Appeal

4 Ways to Give Your Home a More Charming Appeal

Home & Garden
Curb appeal is something real estate agents talk about a lot because the view from the street is your home's first impression to buyers. That curb view is also the first impression for visitors and for you every time you return home, so why wait until you're ready to sell to enhance your home's curb appeal? Low-cost updates to a few key elements like your walkway, your landscaping, and your entry door can have a huge impact. Lush Landscaping   Soften the space where your home meets the earth with a few easy-care plantings and some ground cover. If your entry garden looks stingy or overgrown, pruning back or increasing your garden's square footage can make a dramatic difference. A wide entry garden filled with stones or mulch and planted with shrubs, small trees, grasses, ...