March 2013

International Day of Forest 18/03/2013
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International Day of Forests

The United Nations (UN) recently declared the 21st of March as the International Day of Forests. The International Day of Forests has been introduced to “celebrate and raise awareness of the importance of all types of forests and trees outside forests”. On the 21st of March each year; countries, organisations, groups and individuals are encouraged to promote and engage in tree planting campaigns and other such methods to raise awareness of the importance of forests and trees for our planet. Key Messages:  Forests cover almost 1/3 of the Earth’s surface... Read More

Spring Cleaning 13/03/2013
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Spring Clean Checklist

With winter a not so distant memory and the promise of spring fast approaching, many homeowners choose this time of year to clear out, clean up and regenerate their home for a fresh start. The process of spring cleaning is not only great for tiding your home but should also be fun and rewarding. This can be a very therapeutic task and as the saying goes “tidy house, tidy mind”. Your Spring Clean Checklist:  Stop cleaning and vacuuming around furniture – move and clean below and behind your furniture. This... Read More