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Ticking the Box: The Value of Regular Effective Pest Control and Prevention

An effective pest management strategy plays an integral role in health and safety, upholding the reputation of your business, and enhancing your overall well-being. The secret to keeping bugs off your living spaces is by getting your home, or any other property inspected regularly and any form pest invasion controlled long before it becomes a big issue.

Prevention is better than cure

This sounds more of a cliché, but it’s the reality. Effective pest is broad and touches on various vital elements of human life. It supports the maintenance of a welcoming and attractive environment, provision of safe and healthy living spaces, and the protection of your organization’s reputation. After all, no one expects to find cockroaches, ants, and other bugs in your office or business premises.

Any form of pest invasion in your home or any other property is disastrous. Some of these pests such as mosquitoes cause diseases. …

Victorian Box Sash Windows

The sash window comes in many forms, but none, perhaps, are so iconic as the Victorian box sash window. While the original style was built to be flat and vertical, in a time when narrow streets and alleys would not have allowed for larger windows that jutted outwards, the box sash was a very popular Victorian innovation that has since become synonymous with the window style.

Following the Industrial Revolution, the Victorian Era was a time of advancement and great strides in the development of glass technology, among many other things. Victorian homeowners were fond enough of the original sash window, but the upper classes especially sought after something a bit more exclusive, a bit more refined that what was the norm. As such, the Victorian style featured canted bays as opposed to owed ones, forming the iconic box shape of the box sash.

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The upper classes proved that they …