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If like me, you’re new to Dubai and are looking to rent a flat or villa, I kept these points in mind before signing on the dotted line. In a part of the world where temperatures are above 30C for nine months a year, one...

With approximately 30 per cent of expats now owning property in Dubai, the need for protecting one’s assets is particularly relevant since investors not only look to maintaining their portfolio for sustainable returns, but often also because they live there. Preventing problems by establishing a pro-active...

Preventing tomorrow's problems with our seasonal chart of tasks helps you clean smarter. As you work on your home, remember that maintenance is an ongoing project that requires continual effort. You don’t have to get it all done in one weekend. Rather, make it a...

Although hiring experts costs more than doing the work yourself, it’s worth it if you choose the right team because the job will be completed properly and on time. This is also an affordable luxury in Dubai, where Property Maintenance rates are relatively low. Here...

Healthy home maintenance, what does this mean? A ‘healthy home’ is one that is built and maintained in a manner conducive to an occupant’s wellbeing. The upkeep of living spaces in tip-top shape is not hard but requires some effort. Interiors should be dry, clean,...

The first ‘sinner’ or ‘winner’ is air conditioning. Representing between 60 to 80 percent of energy charges for an average home during the summer, in this region, home cooling is as essential as running water. Yet this technology is notoriously expensive and unsustainable to run if...