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Home maintenance: Areas you can clean once...

While everyone has a daily cleaning routine at home, it may not be favourable and practical to clean all areas in the house on a daily basis. Some home...

Homes & construction: Can I have a road in...

Nuwabine says those interested in having roads named after them must apply to town councils if they live upcountry or to KCCA if they live in the city....

Key things to consider before remodeling...

“Set priorities and plan ahead. Also, find out if the work can be done in bits over a period of time,” Ashaba advises.

How to pimp up a boring patio

Be creative and come up with an amazing design. You can keep changing the layout. The furniture can be foldable to tuck away when not in use.

A neat garden adds value to your property...

As the Ugandan consumer gets more sophisticated, the condition of the garden in the home now greatly affects the value of any given property regardless...

What to consider before changing your roof...

For starters, Martin Kiwanuka, a construction expert, says that when planning to change your house roof, get in touch with professionals to guide you on...

How to save on electricity bills at home...

David Sekandi, an electric engineer says using LED (energy saving) bulbs helps the homeowner to reduce on electricity bills. You can buy LED bulbs of ...

Things that affect your building's lifespan...

Use of firewood, charcoal and kerosene stoves for cooking can also lead to the quick wear and tear of a building. Whereas firewood seems to be the most...

How to protect your woodwork from termites...

Denis Mwanda, a fumigator says termites gain entrance to buildings through a number of ways but mainly through mud-walled shelter tubes constructed by...

Ugandans to get affordable house plans

Daniel Muhumuza NuweAbine, the Kampala City Authority (KCCA) spokesperson, said the authority had not yet developed prototype house plans.

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