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CEA’S top tip: Power savings

How do you know if you are getting the best value for money from your power? CEA recommends that you check websites such as www.powerswitch.co.nz to ensure you are with the cheapest provider in your area. These services can also distinguish which plan is best suited to you. If you …

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CEA’s top tip: the downside of downlights

Have you ever wondered why some relatively modern homes can be so cold? This big problem may be due to a “little light”. Or rather lots of “little lights”. Downlights, “little lights” recessed into the ceiling, were once very popular as cheap option to modernize a home. However older style …

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CEA’s top tips series: Spring Cleaning

As the weather begins to warm up again, it’s a good time to think about some spring cleaning. Do you have mould on your curtains? Mix together 2-3 drops of oil of cloves spray with half a litre of water, and spray onto the affected area. Leave overnight, then take …

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Want to participate in a research study “valuing those that care for people with dementia or Alzheimers Disease”?

Other information: What is the Aim of the Project? Support workers and informal caregivers are a vital part of the wellbeing of people as they age.  Valuing and assisting this important group of workers is crucial. In this study we wish to find out about how and what makes support …

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