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Best Things a Woman Must Do When in Trouble

Most of the time, girls becomes independent and entrusting their safety to the people around them. However, there are times that this will happen because the reality is that many girls are scared to trust anybody because of the many things that might happen to them. These are the best things that a girl should do whenever she faces a real danger.

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  • When you are going home and choose to ride a taxi, always make sure that you got all the information that you can get in your way to home late night. Also, give all the details to your mother of father and other relatives, if nobody answers your call, pretend to have a conversation with someone. By doing this, the driver would be in doubt to do crime. Hence, he will just bring you home very safe.

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  • Moreover, if the taxi you are riding turn to a direction that you think might be suspicious, choke the driver using any string that you have. If ever it is not present, you can hardly pull his shirt. This will also do the same trap.
  • In addition, if you are walking along the streets and found that there are no cars or any vehicles available, walk as fast as you can as this will limit the chance of the stranger to follow you. However, if you think that he is still following you. Go to an ATM machine. Since ATM machines have CCTV cameras, strangers would leave you alone.

Always remember that criminals don’t want to be identified. Therefore, as much as possible be alert and keep an eye on the information that you can get in a person.

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Maintaining Windows

5454 On December 12, 2013, BCA (Building and Construction Authority) notified the public that the cases of falling windows from condominium residences have diminished. According to BCA, the cases of falling windows are the lowest in 5 years. BCA said that in the first 11 months of 2013, there were about forty cases of falling windows. This is smaller compared to the sixty seven cases the previous year. The main reason for falling windows is the corrosion of the aluminium rivets in the window panels.

Thankfully, no one was hurt by falling windows this year. All homeowners are encouraged by the BCA to alter their aluminium rivets to stainless steels. If they fail to alter their window rivets, they will be fined of not more than S$5,000 and/or not more than 6 months in jail. If you do not want to be charged, you should follow the alteration guidelines and observe proper window maintenance. Window maintenance includes:

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Cleaning

The basic thing that you need to do is clean your windows. It is not enough to clean the glass. You have to consider other parts of the window like the hinges, track and sliding shoes as often as you can. The dirt can compromise the quality of the said parts.

Lubricating

If you notice that your windows are stiff, it is time to apply lubricants or grease. Do not forget the pivoting points and other moveable parts. It should be lubricated or greased at least twice a year. When you put lubricant or grease, open and close your windows several times so it will be smooth.

Checking

Apart from checking and lubricating the moveable parts of the window, you should also check the glass panes. You have to see to it that there are no cracks or loose panels. If you notice that something is missing and you think that it can compromise the integrity of the windows, you should consider repair.

Repairing

It is best to leave the repairs to the experts. When you notice something different, you should call a certified window contractor. If you get experts, you will be assured that they will do an excellent job. It will cost you but do not worry because it is not that expensive.

If you live in a high-rise environment, your window is your responsibility. You should do your best to take care of it so you will not hurt the innocent people passing by your building. Falling windows can be prevented if you practice and observe the maintenance guidelines provided above.