Monthly Archives: November 2017

18th century ruin becomes stylish low-energy home

Homeowners Anne and Patrick Jordan’s ambitious upgrade and extension project in County Kildare took the shell of an 18th century farmhouse and transformed it into an elegant family home with a striking-yet-sensitive modern extension — all while embracing a healthy and fabric-first approach to retrofit combined with clever heating system design that has brought them […]
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Hit the road to cheap motoring by switching to an electric car

Ditching traditional diesel and petrol vehicles and charging your electric car at home could wind up saving you thousands   If you’re in the market for a new or nearly new car and low running costs are a priority, the chances are you’ll probably plump for a diesel. However, the image of diesel has come […]
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Overcoming disability as a barrier to college education

University may be daunting if you have a disability but there are plenty of services there to support you If you have a disability and want to pursue third-level education, it’s widely acknowledged there are fewer barriers in your way than there would have been 10 or 20 years ago. College choices for would-be students […]
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