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How To Make Your Own Swimming Pool From 9 Pallets

<b>Ever looked out at your garden and thought; “You know what we need? A swimming pool.”? (Haven’t we all.)</b><p>Now’s your chance! DIY skills to the ready, …

Swimming Pool

The cost of buying a house and moving

<b>Wondering how much it costs to buy a house or a flat? There are a number of fees to consider when buying a new house, including the cost of moving</b> …

Income tax calculator: Find out your take-home pay

See Your Results<p>Read a full breakdown of the tax you pay: Tax Rates 2017/18<p><b>IMPORTANT!</b> This is only a ready reckoner that makes standard assumptions …

Personal Finance

The Basics of Bike Maintenance

Bikes are simple machines, and though they might look like some crazy assemblage of gears, cables, and levers, there really isn’t that much going on …

How much deposit do you need for a mortgage?

Find out how much deposit you need for a mortgage, the pros and cons of 95% mortgages for small deposits, and use our mortgage deposit calculator.<p>In …

Personal Finance

How to use the new Help to Buy Isa for a £6,000 boost to your deposit

Saving up a deposit to buy your first home can be a hard slog. With interest rates at record lows cash squirrelled away grows only very slowly while …

Small Dog Breeds | Information and Pictures of All Small Dogs

<b>Small Dog Breeds</b>: Generally a small dog (most small dog breeds belong to toy group) is considered to weigh less than 22lbs or be shorter than 16 …

17 online slang terms every parent NEEDS to know

Parents who think they’ve beaten the internet because they can ‘speak’ text lingo such as LOL and ROFL should think again.<p>The rise of social networks …

Householders offered £5,600 for home improvements

Cash giveaways part of Government efforts to cut carbon emissions and generate interest in energy efficiency<p>Home owners are to be offered up to £5,600 each to install new boilers, insulation or double glazing, under the latest Government cash giveaway for energy efficiency work.<p>Up to £30m of …

How to Make Queso Fresco, the World's Easiest Cheese

Let's face it, there are some skills that are just cool to have. Being able to weld things, very cool. Ability to moonwalk? Always cool. And being able to turn everyday milk into wicked good cheese definitely belongs on that list. What if you showed up at your next holiday party with a wedge of …

How I boosted my income by £200 with websites and smartphone apps

I make extra cash using Field Agent and Swagbucks<p><b>Many MoneySavers will already know that the idea of making money online is not a myth. I’ve been</b> …

Finance

The Best Way to Reheat Pizza at Home

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Talia Ralph -- host of Heritage Radio's weekly Pizza Party -- brings us the best way to heat up leftover pizza. Which is an excellent reason to order</i> …

20 best slow food recipes: part 1

Brilliant dishes worth taking your time over including beef stew with wine and a black dal, collected by Observer Food Monthly<p>Lucy Boyd’s slow-cooked beef stew with wine<p>This is a sort of daube, in that chuck or shank cuts are cooked slowly with a good red wine and some stock, celery and carrots, …

New dog laws: What pet owners need to know from today

A breakdown of the new legal powers police have to help prevent dog attacks<p>For the first time, police and local authorities will be able to demand that owners take action to prevent a dog attack or risk fine of up to £20,000.<p>If a complaint has been made about a dog to the council or police, its …

Fines of £20,000 for dogs that chase the postman

Dogs that chase cats, run wild in the park or "alarm" postmen could be seized or their owners fined under 'dogbos' coming into force on Monday<p>The owners of dogs that aggressively chase cats, run loose in the park or “alarm” postmen face criminal prosecution, fines of up to £20,000 or the prospect …

Pets

73 of Our Favorite Potato Recipes Ever

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London Tattoo Convention: Law Firm Warns that Getting Inked Could Lead to Unemployment or Being Fired

Law firm Moore Blatch has issued a stark warning, ahead of the London Tattoo Convention, by reiterating that both current employees and students who …

Inked

Relieve Your Pet's Ailments With These Supplements » Albuquerque VetCo

No one likes seeing a pet suffer. Animals are valued members of the family, and most owners would do anything to ease their discomfort. If this is …

Pets

Cherry Eye: What is it and What do I do about it » Albuquerque VetCo

People may have 2 eyelids but dogs have 3. There is an internal eyelid known as the “third eyelid”. This third eyelid is home to a tear gland. When …

Pets

New employment tribunal laws come into force

<b>New rules aimed at reducing the number of employment tribunals have come into force.</b><p>Staff wanting to bring a case of unfair dismissal or discrimination now have to first notify the conciliation service Acas to see if the dispute can be resolved.<p>Another change sees employers facing fines if they …

Confederation of British Industry

Free loft insulation: Free boilers, loft cavity wall - MSE

Why do energy providers do this?<p>Big providers have obligations to pump money into making homes more efficient, especially for tough-to-reach groups. …

Home Improvement

Top 12 London markets

London markets are ideal shopping destinations, selling everything from food to flowers, modern art to antiques, clothes to curios. Large, sprawling …

England

10 Handy Household Uses for Vinegar

If you think vinegar is just for salads, think again. Here are 10 practical and easy ways to improve your household with vinegar—from cleaning tiles …

End in sight for cervical cancer?

A Manchester university team believe they have developed a radical new therapy for women at high risk of the disease<p>Ian Hampson is finding it hard to contain his excitement. A molecular virologist with a passionate interest in understanding the relationship between viruses and cancer, he thinks …

Cancer

China's ZTE aims to ship 60 million smartphones this year, up 20 million

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Chinese smartphone maker ZTE Corp aims to ship more than 60 million smartphones globally this year, as it tries to grab more share of a highly competitive market dominated by Samsung Electronics and Apple.<p>The Shenzhen-listed company shipped around 40 million smartphones last …

15 fun Google Easter eggs

Google is used by millions of people to navigate the web every day, but how many of us really put it through its paces? The Telegraph digs out a few of the search engine's hidden gems.<p>1. Calculator<p>Google's calculator function is far more powerful than most people realise. As well as doing basic …

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How To Choose A Good Dog Food » Albuquerque VetCo

<b>Why dog food matters:</b><p>A lot of people think that because a dog will eat anything, it’s okay to feed them anything. This couldn’t be less true. Food is …

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Tax deadline looms for child benefit claimants

Parents on more than £50,000 who have not opted out of child benefit must register with HMRC before 5 October<p>Parents with an income of more than £50,000 who have not opted out of child benefit risk a penalty if they fail to register for self-assessment before 5 October.<p>Since changes were made to …

Finance

Europe's cheapest cities

We list the best places in Europe for an affordable city break, and the cheapest cities to visit for New Year and Valentine's Day<p>• Share your budget Europe tips – places to stay, eat, attractions, getting around etc – in the comments below<p>Fancy a city break that won't strip your savings to the …