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Finally, a Classy Alternative to Wooden Sash and Casement ..

In the 1970's, with the introduction of aluminium to manufacture windows and doors, came the birth of what was to become an enormous market for replacement windows. The popularity for replacing not ..
(December 22, 2008)
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 | Home-Improvement/Windows | Visitors: 277

Bifold Doors For Flexibility and a Terrific Look

It is part of the frustration of our fast moving world that improvements are continually becoming available on most products - often making our purchases “last season's" within months. On the ..
(December 23, 2008)
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10 Tips on Buying the Right Safe

With so many features and designs available for home and office safes, you may get overwhelmed by their wide range of selections. Here are some useful points that can help you decide on the kind of ..
(December 15, 2008)
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 | Internet-and-Businesses-Online/Security | Visitors: 217

Advantages of Underfloor and Wall Safes

In the past, safes were only seen as secured cabinets where documents, money, gold and jewelleries can be stored and protected against burglary. Often installed behind a favourite painting in ..
(December 15, 2008)
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What to Do in Case of a Burglary

You come home, the door is broken open, and your belongings have been rifled through, harshly. There's the sense of terrible violation, the feeling that whoever did this could come back at any time, ..
(December 14, 2008)
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 | News/Crime | Visitors: 272

Where Can I Get Insurance Claim Help?

If you have ever needed to file a claim for an insurance policy, you know how daunting the task can be, even more so if the claim is the result of a home break in, or burglary, both of which are ..
(December 14, 2008)
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 | Insurance | Visitors: 254

Do I Have Any Unenforceable Loans?

Did you know there is a little known loophole in some credit agreements that could mean many people will not have to repay their loans? If you have borrowed money up to £25,000 before April 2007 ..
(December 16, 2008)
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 | Legal | Visitors: 261

10 Reasons For the Importance of Gun Safes

Many gun owners are purchasing gun safes, as it used to be popular to have a glass fronted gun cabinet to display and store your guns. As burglary crimes and accidental shootings have increased, more .
(November 10, 2008)
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Advantages and Disadvantages of Electronic Safes and Key Safes

There are different options for safe entry available, whether they are keyed or electronic digital keypad or combination locks. There are varying degrees of cash ratings, which affect the security ..
(November 10, 2008)
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Benefits of Claim Management For Business Interruption Claims

What are business interruption claims? In case your business has suffered a calamity like a flood, fire or any other insured disaster, the insurance claimed on such properties is known as business ..
(November 05, 2008)
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 | Insurance/Commercial | Visitors: 271

Benefits of Insurance Claim Management

If due to certain circumstances, you feel the need to file for an insurance claim, you must be aware that it can be a terrible time if by any chance your insurance company refused to pay up or if ..
(November 05, 2008)
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 | Insurance | Visitors: 252

How Prepared Are You For Your Interview?

Interviews can be nerve wracking and if you turn up unprepared it could cost you your dream job. Interviews are varied and they won't always follow a set pattern but if you consider the following ..
(October 21, 2008)
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 | Business/Careers-Employment | Visitors: 245

What to Do After a Fire at Home

It is natural that after a fire that has damaged your home and property, you are left with a sense of utter bewilderment. If you are unsure about what to do, here is a general outline: - Who do you ..
(October 08, 2008)
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 | Insurance/Home-Owners-Renters | Visitors: 169

Changes in Assessment in the New GCSE Curriculum

One of the major changes to GCSEs are the new controlled assessment procedures. The measures are aimed at helping schools to tackle issues of plagiarism while also safeguarding the concept of ..
(October 01, 2008)
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 | Reference-and-Education | Visitors: 190

What is Controlled Assessment in the New GCSE Curriculum?

What is controlled assessment? Controlled assessment is replacing coursework from September 2009 for GCSEs. This has been introduced by the QCA to address some of the issues raised in coursework ..
(October 01, 2008)
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Abstract Photography Tips

A rather ambiguous terminology some would say. Abstract photography is a genre of photography that lends itself to the exploration of various means of communication. When shooting abstract, it is ..
(October 02, 2008)
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What's the Difference Between a Loss Assessor and Loss ..

If you have been in a situation where you are looking at a loss that should be covered by insurance, you may find yourself dreading talking to the insurance company itself. When you are dealing with ..
(September 10, 2008)
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 | Insurance | Visitors: 319

Creating the Ultimate Hamster Cage

The choice of cages available for hamsters today is extremely vast. You have simple metal cages, tanks, novelty cages and expandable cages. You also have the option to build your own cage. So just ..
(September 14, 2008)
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 | Pets/Exotic | Visitors: 345

Do Toys Stop Your Pet From Becoming Bored?

No matter which type of pet you own, there will always be a range of toys suitable for them. Cats and dogs in particular have a large number of toys available to them and they are often seen as an ..
(September 14, 2008)
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 | Pets | Visitors: 239

How to Stop Your Pet From Ruining Your Furniture

One of the biggest worries that pet owners have is how to stop their pets from ruining their furniture. Often, you do not realise how at risk your furniture is of being scratched, chewed and even ..
(September 15, 2008)
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 | Pets/Cats | Visitors: 310

Which Fish Shouldn't Share the Same Aquarium?

When you are deciding which fish to place in an aquarium, you may not realise it but you cannot always place two different types of fish together. Some species need to be kept separately and some ..
(September 15, 2008)
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 | Pets/Fish | Visitors: 419

How to Create an XP Bootable USB Flash Drive

An XP bootable flash drive is a flash memory device that has been configured to allow you to boot up Windows XP on a computer by plugging in your flash drive device into the USB port. An XP bootable ..
(September 09, 2008)
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How to Password Protect and Partition a USB Flash Drive

Knowing how to password protect and partition a USB flash drive is very important to the safety, integrity, and manageability of your data. When you partition a USB flash drive, you make it so that ..
(September 09, 2008)
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How to Restrict USB Flash Drive to Virtual Machine

Knowing how to restrict a USB flash drive to a virtual machine operation can be highly useful and help your applications to be more secure. A virtual machine is essentially a software program that ..
(September 09, 2008)
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 | Computers-and-Technology/Hardware | Visitors: 263

What is the Definition of Flash Memory?

Flash memory is a type of computerised memory that features the quality of non-volatile storage (in other words, flash memory does not decay in the absence of constant electrical signal stimulation). .
(September 09, 2008)
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