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Property Tax in T&T

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In Trinidad & Tobago Property Tax is governed by the The Property Tax Act, 2009 and the Valuation of Land Act Chapter 58:03, amended by Act #17 of 2009. This Act replaces the Land and Building Taxes Act and Part V of the Municipal Corporations Act #21 of 1990. The Valuation of Land Act empowers […]

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Swimming Pool Landscaping

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Even those who are seasoned to the idea of landscaping often times have not heard or do not know much about the ideal of swimming pool landscaping; swimming pool landscaping is growing in popularity, however, and so it is important regardless of whether you are new to landscaping or have been doing it for years, […]

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Creating A Flowerbed

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A raised flowerbed with landscape timbers is a great garden addition for several reasons. If a bed is raised just a foot or so off the ground, that soil warms up quicker in the spring and can support new plants earlier. In wet climates, the raised bed makes it possible to grow a few things […]

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Landscaping Rocks

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If you are trying to find a place where you can purchase landscaping rocks, you can rest assured in knowing that there are many options that are available to you. The best place to start your search for landscaping rocks would be on the Internet, because there is such an incredible amount of information available […]

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Tips On Using Landscaping Shrubs

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Landscaping shrubs are a beautiful, fairly low-maintenance way to adorn your yard. Shrubs do not need constant cutting like grass, many produce lovely flowers, and all you have to do is keep them mulched. Some species of landscaping shrubs do not even need pruning. And once established, they do not need watering. When you are […]

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Patio Landscape Ideas

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With all the self-help patio landscaping information out there today, there’s no reason to live with a dull or ugly patio that does nothing to enhance the exterior look of your home. The outdoors is very ‘in’ and good patio landscaping can transform your deck into an extra room for your home. Home-décor magazines often […]

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Choosing Paint Colors

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Begin with colors suggested by your roof and masonry. Consider the color schemes used inside your home – Exterior colors should harmonize with the interior. Don’t clash with your neighbors! Choose colors that coordinate with the buildings around you. Large surfaces make paint look lighter. Consider selecting darker shades. Remember that very bright or very […]

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Planning Your New Kitchen

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Now comes the fun of really planning your new kitchen. Layout is a three-part process that includes weighing basic options; blocking out storage, countertops, and work centers; and double-checking efficient heights and clearances. There’s no perfect sequence&mdashthe trick is to work back and forth. In very small or oddly shaped spaces you’ll certainly need to […]

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Planning Your Space

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How well do you know your room? In order to shape and dress it, you need to know and understand your room as well as you know yourself. Go to the room you need to organize or rearrange and ask yourself these questions: What are the dimensions of your room, and what is its basic […]

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Lower Your AC Energy Usage

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While fans cannot replace air conditioners, they can provide supplemental cooling, especially on comparatively cooler days. Substituting fans for air conditioners can reduce energy use by 60% or more. Here are some tips: Consider installing a programmable thermostat if you do not have one. You can save as much as 10% on your cooling bill […]

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