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The lifetime of water pipes in a detached house is 25-40 years. The lifespan of water pipes in private houses is the sum of many factors, as many factors affect the wear and tear on pipes. In this article, we describe the main reasons that affect the lifetime of water pipes in a private house […]

The household allowance is a tax-deductible expense allowance that you can claim and receive when you buy various services for your home or holiday home. The household allowance is not granted automatically, so each household must always apply for the allowance on its own initiative. In this article, we’ll tell you a bit more about […]

Vesivahinko on yksi omakotitaloasukkaan pahimmista painajaisista. Vahingon sattuessa rakenteita saatetaan joutua uusimaan ja pahimmillaan koko talo puretaan. Tämän jatkuvasti mediassakin esiintyvän aiheen takia haluamme jakaa tietämystämme siitä, miten vesivahingolta voi välttyä, miten sen voi havaita ja miten siihen tulee reagoida. Vesivahingon välttäminen Vesivahingon välttämiseksi viemäriputkisto kannattaa tarkastuttaa ammattilaisella noin viiden vuoden välein. Viemärin kuvaus sisältäpäin […]

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