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Holidays: How to keep your children safe...

“Safety of the occupants (more so child’s) should be planned ahead of time. The homeowners can seek guidance from their architects, interior designers,...

Light up your living room for cosy ambience...

Achieving a cosy ambience in the living room is greatly determined by the type and positioning of the lighting chosen.

How to build a swimming pool in your compound...

The first step in any swimming pool project is to perform a risk assessment at the beginning of project implementation before any work is done.

Landlord and tenant responsibilities

"Many tenants don't bother to sign such a document, a tenancy agreement is important because it covers most of the contentious issues," he says.

Bring extra glow, cosy feel to your home...

Benon Kisomose, a technician and electrician at Facom Uganda says the creativity applied in setting up garden lights to enhance the beauty of your home,...

Kitchen Islands for every classy kitchen...

Right in the middle of this evolution is the classy, dainty kitchen island, which many have taken to in a bid to modernize their kitchens.

Save by making your own bricks

To produce 10,000 bricks (made from normal soil), which cost sh1,800,000. You will thus have saved sh1, 150,000

Rain water would bring your house down

Providing barriers around the house in the form of feature walls or retaining walls can help stop water from running.

Spot the real from fake tiles

Flooring, and particularly with tiles, does not come cheap. It requires a homeowner to dig deeper into the pockets to pull off a tiled floor.

Fade up of tiles?

Hillary Kyomuhendo, an interior designer at Elite Stones and Designs in Ntinda, says there are other options to explore, such as terrazzo and clay tiles....


TRAFFICKING: Is gov't not doing enough?

TRAFFICKING: Is gov't not doing enough?

Cases are reported in different countries, but the desk has no funds to facilitate investigations