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The UAE is experiencing a trend towards more energy-efficient and sustainable products as more consumers focus on energy conservation when purchasing appliances for the home. Since 2016, the UAE government encouraged several green initiatives, which has raised awareness about energy-efficient products. In fact, energy efficiency was...

As a facility manager or building owner, it is nearly impossible to know everything about everything in your building. But it is vital to know something about everything, and that goes for your facilities lighting system too. Whether you manage a warehouse, factory, or other industrial sized...

1. Check for toilet leaks with Kool-Aid. Remove the tank lid and pour in a dark-colored Kool-Aid packet. Wait about 30 minutes without flushing the toilet. If any of the colored water appears in the toilet bowl, there’s a leak. You may just have to replace...

Last year Forbes issued a report stating that 2017/18 flu season could be the worst and that vaccines were only 10 per cent effective. This is quite a gloomy forecast, which seems to be repeated year after year. In light of these fact many facility managers are...

It isn't easy; you'll save a lot of time and money by hiring someone else to do it for you Almost all of us are familiar with budgeting for things such as utilities, rent or mortgage, insurance and living expenses. Most of the time, we forget...

If you have trouble with allergies, you may be quick to connect seasonal irritations with outdoor triggers such as pollen and mold. However, poor indoor air quality in your own home could be the culprit to blame for runny noses, itchy eyes and in some cases,...

The majority of  homeowners are doing everything they possibly can to keep their families hydrated this summer. However, there is a consideration that many overlook — the warmer your air, the drier it is. The recommended humidity range for your home and your health is 35-50%....

Lets make a difference this Summer little changes in our daily electricity and water consumption habits can make a huge impact. Together, Let’s take action and make Dubai green. We depend on electricity and water in almost every aspect of our daily lives, and it’s our responsibility...

Why should you inspect your fire extinguishers? Although fire accidents in the UAE have shown a decline of 41% in 2017, house fires accounted for 61% of total fires nationwide, 87 per cent of which are minor accidents, according to the statistics. A fire extinguisher can protect...

No matter what your status – single or married to someone who'd rather not be bothered by home maintenance tasks. But you're a woman, and you're also thrifty. While you don't necessarily strive to become a home maintenance master, you'd gladly settle for knowing how...