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Bessie Stuart

Jacksonville, FL, United States

Member since June 30, 2012


  • Taking good care of the yard is important, and every home owner should practice it. The process is quite simple, and you have to ensure that you take good care of your environment. Lawn mowing Brisbane helps by ensuring that your front yard is always looking neat. When you use the right procedure, there is a possibility of having an elegant front yard.

    There are times when you will notice that the grass is getting brown, and the ground is dry. The main reason is because the grass is too short and it will be impossible for moisture to be retained in the soil. Weeds will also start growing, and it will be hard for the grass to grow strong and look neat. Always leave the grass a bit longer when trimming.

    Changing the direction in which you are trimming the surface is important. This will help in avoiding the formation of holes which usually affects growth. Every time you are working on it, you need to ensure that you change the direction every time you are working on it. This is important and you should always practise it.

    Trimming should always be done when there is no rain and the grass is completely dry. In case you work on it while it is wet, the chances of it being attacked by insects are high. It will also be hard to have the grass levelled neatly. To be satisfied with the whole process, you need to wait until when it is completely dry.

    There are various machines and they all have different features. You can look through a number of them before deciding on which one to...

  • Techniques Of House Washing Brisbane

    Well-being, Industrial Design

    Most people will always want to have their homes look clean from the inside. What they forget is that a person will notice the exterior before any other area. For this reason, when considering House washing Brisbane residents should also know the various methods they can use to have the exteriors of their homes cleaned as well.

    A clean home does not only add to its appearance but also resale value for when you need to dispose it. It is also beneficial for the general hygiene of the home. This is why one must seriously consider giving their houses a good wash.

    There are various methods of cleaning a home today. Water blasting is a useful exterior cleaning technique. Here, the cleaner applies low pressure on surfaces making sure no damage is caused to the painting. However, it will remove molds and other dirt leaving the surfaces feeling clean and fresh.

    When cleaning surfaces that not need application of a lot of pressure, the soft brush method is your best bet. Water is let to run through an extended pole with a brush. It works well on areas like roofs that may be tricky to wash using power washers. This is known to effectively remove dirt that may have been left by other cleaning methods.

    There are people who prefer use of chemical cleaning agents on their houses. This is still a good option. However, one should go for the environment friendly chemicals that do not also react with the painting. Others prefer having their homes cleaned with water only. Make the right choi...

  • The Window Cleaning Brisbane Businesses Depend On

    Well-being, Communication Design

    As soon as windows get cleaned, they start to get dirty again. This is as basic as the wind blowing and the dust, dirt and grime cars kick up on the road or street, sending all of this muck to your glass to get in the way of your view. The commercial Window Cleaning Brisbane business owners need come fully prepared to make sure that glass is clean each and every time.

    Regardless of whether you are on the first floor of your building or the top, these professionals come ready to get that muck off and provide you with a clear vision. They have been trained by people who have been doing this all of their adult lives and have the equipment to do it right. They do have a tendency to make it look easy and, for them, it is.

    They will begin by providing a complete free quote for the work you are asking for. The pricing will be based on whether you need interior or exterior or both. There will be a premium price on floors higher than two floors and, of course, if they are rappelling down large buildings, that will be a bit more.

    The knowledge they have will help them determine the best way to handle each set of windows. The basic set of supplies is simple: a bucket with cleaning solution, a cloth, a squeegee, a window knife and a wet bar. They might also have a long pole for hard to reach panes, however, this will deal with almost all windows on the ground floor.

    For the floors above that, a longer pole will be used to ensure all glass is cleaned. The techniques these professional...

  • Some people have no problem living in a cluttered house. It does not seem to stress them if a whole pile of stuff falls on their head every time they open the wardrobe door. For others it is anathema. But although you might dump all your excess goods in the garage and park the car on the drive, you still have to get rid of it completely. That is when you need a rubbish removal Brisbane service.

    Once you have used them you will wonder how you ever managed before. One day your garage and even your driveway are stacked with unsightly boxes, old chairs and one-eared teddy bears. The next day there is nothing and the car is back in its home where it belongs. Truly the people who thought this out are amazing.

    Even if you are blessed with a truck or have a friend with one, the question that still remains is where do you put the junk. Even if there is a dump within reach you may think it is verging on the criminal to put all that furniture into landfill. There are charities of course but most people would feel a little skittish to drive up to the door and plonk down a sofa.

    Now help is only a phone call away. No matter how big or small your load may be, once you have given the details the junk movers will take over. They will explain the costing system and make an appointment and the rest is easy.

    For anyone with vehicle access the best solution is to hire a skip or even two. You chuck everything you are discarding into this and when you have filled it, it will be taken away an...

My Interests

  • Industrial Design
  • Environmental Design
  • Communication Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Audio/Visual Design