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The 10 Best Upholstery Cleaners Of 2023

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Often when it comes to cleaning or sanitising our upholstery, we put off the activities and feel unmotivated to do them. However, that can change when you invest in good cleaning tools that make dusting, wiping and other sanitising activities easy. The markets have many upholstery cle…

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Two men behind controversial New Norfolk housing project facing drug trafficking charges

The company behind a controversial housing development north of Hobart claims it is in the "process of restructuring" because two of its owners are facing criminal charges in Canberra.
The Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) register shows Matthew William Byrne of Googong, 32, of…

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Labor promises $15m to restore historic Cuttagee Bridge if it wins state election

Residents campaigning to save a historic wooden bridge on the New South Wales Far South Coast have welcomed a $15-million commitment from the state's opposition to restore it if they're elected on March 25.
Designed more than 130 years ago, Cuttagee Bridge is situated on the Tathra to Bermagui Road…

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Why Is Carpet Cleaning So Important For A Healthy House?

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Carpets can absorb odours from various sources, including pets, cooking, and smoking. Regular cleaning can help to remove these odours and leave your home smelling fresh and clean. Belive it or not! Regular carpet cleaning is an important part of maintaining a healthy, clean, and attractive…

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Kenan Dowden-Carlisle changes plea to guilty after murdering man in Canberra's CBD

New South Wales man Kenan Dowden-Carlisle has pleaded guilty to murdering a 29-year-old man in broad daylight in Canberra's city centre in December 2021.

The killing happened mid-morning, in the middle of a busy city area, in an alleyway just off Garema Place.

Police were alerted to the crime …

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Australia's summer of extremes ends after cooler temperatures, below average rain

Parts of eastern and central Australia have just recorded their coolest summer in more than a decade, but La Niña's loosened grip meant rainfall was well below recent years.

The low temperatures were abnormal as climate change now ensures the vast majority of seasons are warmer than past years, …

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Essential Moving Checklist For A Stress-Free House Move

My sister was moving homes for the first time in Canberra and was getting overwhelmed with everything that needed to be done. To help her out, we did some research online and found an article online that describes in detail a moving home checklist with all the essential tasks. She followed this chec…

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Assistance dogs do more than detect seizures, they also provide comfort and fun

Last year, Melissa Clode was tossing up whether to get a new dog for her family.

She knew taking on a puppy was a big commitment, and could lead to a lot of extra work.

And her family already has a lot on its plate — her seven-year-old son Charlie suffers from myriad health problems, including…

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NRL confirms Latrell Mitchell and Jack Wighton will play in the Indigenous All Stars game despite being charged over incident in Canberra

Latrell Mitchell and Jack Wighton will be free to play for the Indigenous All Stars after the pair apologised for an "embarrassing" skirmish in Canberra which led to their arrests.
The pair were arrested on Bunda St in Canberra's CBD at 3:45am on Sunday following Wighton's 30th birthday celebration…

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7 Reasons Why Weekly Cleaning Service Is Right For You

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My house used to remain in shambles because I was always busy with work. However, my dirty home became an issue when my allergies got worse and I had to take time off work. A friend pointed out that unclean homes cause household members to fall sick repeatedly, which was true in my c…

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