Home security

How to Protect Your Home From Intruders

We never know what kind of traumatic situations we may have to deal with in our homes. From fire to burglaries, preparing now can save a lot of money and heartache in the long run. It doesn’t have to be expensive to protect your home and there are many ways it can be done on a budget. Check out our handy guide below. Have a neighbour collect your mail – if you are going to…

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How to Make a Swedish Torch

During todays guide we are going to be looking at how to make a Swedish torch. The great thing about these is that they take the bare minimum of tending from you as the fire burns from the inside of the log. These were used extensively during the Thirty Years War (1618-1648) as a simple and efficient way to create a warm fire and light source from a single log. The log is split into four…

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