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Most of us forget to clean up after of our most trusted companion!
Studies have shown that a smartphone is actually more contaminated with germs than a public toilet seat! Gross, right?
Cleaning every day with a microfiber cloth will reduce dirt, grime and bacteria. There’s some debate on whether a homemade solution of alcohol and water is safe as some “experts” say it may harm your phone while others say it’s fine.
To be on the safe side, you can purchase a cleaning solution made specifically for smartphones that will remove all the nasty germs. For the serious germophobes, there are chargers that will completely sanitize your phone while it charges!
Nikamoz Serenity Spa ~ 615 Bricker Street, Port Elgin
Business opportunity with second level living quarters. Located in the thriving town of Port Elgin. Excellent location, close to the downtown core on a high traffic street with great visibility. Presently operating as a hair salon and spa; featuring 6 treatment rooms and 4 hair styling stations, continue with the existing business or start a new venture. The price includes all equipment and chattels, this is a turnkey business. Features large reception, public washroom, laundry area, natural gas forced air heating and central air. The second level has a modern open concept one bedroom apartment. Large lot with fenced backyard. Ample private parking spaces behind the building and public parking across the road. A great opportunity for someone who would like to have their own business and living quarters all in the same building or perhaps an income property for an investor, plenty of possibilities, call today for your personal viewing.
1044 Wellington St., Port Elgin
This well priced split entry bungalow is situated on nicely landscaped lot and located in a mature area of Port Elgin. The main floor offers kitchen/dining, living room, 3 bedrooms and bathroom. The lower level is finished with a 4th bedroom with ensuite bathroom, family room with natural gas fireplace, laundry and workshop. The garage can be accessed from the lower level. Features an extra wide paved driveway, patio doors leading to a pressure treated deck and an above ground pool 15`x30`, great fun for the family.
Spring’s the perfect time for taking care of outdoor maintenance!
The arrival of warm weather signals fun in the backyard with friends and family. The last thing you want to deal with are unexpected home repairs so here’s a list to help keep you on track:
- Clear away debris and dead foliage from flowerbeds.
- Inspect hose connections to ensure there aren’t any leaks.
- Replace damaged window screens and weather stripping.
- Clean your fireplace and/or wood-burning stove and flue.
- Make sure your lawn mower, weed wacker and other tools are in good working order.
- Clean and repair your patio furniture and inspect your deck for loose or rotten boards.
- Trim back shrubs and vines that are growing near your air conditioning unit and dryer vent.
- Inspect and clean your gutters and make sure downspouts drain away from your foundation.
- Patch up any cracks you find around your foundation and driveway before they spread further.
- Inspect your roof for cracked or missing shingles and trim branches that hang over top of your roof.
Proactive home maintenance helps prevent small issues from getting out of hand. Your Port Elgin or Southampton home is a huge investment and minimizing repair bills will help you realize your highest rate of return. When you’re done, you’ll be able to relax and enjoy the lazy days of summer knowing that everything’s been taken care of!