Proven Steps That Remove Bugs from Your Yard

The backyard is more than simply a garden. Bugs come in various sizes and shapes. The unfortunate part is that they might bite you as well as damage vegetation. Red spider mites, for example, are prevalent in backyards. They drain sap from plants, producing yellow mottling. Bagworms, for example, feed on trees and evergreens. They’re moth larvae. If you adore flowers, you will discover bugs devouring their petals. You will also see fruit deterioration. Codling moths, which like to burrow in apples, may be to blame. While some bugs are innocuous, the majority devour your flowers, fruits, and veggies. So how can we get rid of them or at least decrease their numbers?

Get Rid of Standing Water

It is essential not to allow water to collect in any containers you might have lying about in your garden. Drain them as often as you are able. This is because standing water is one of your most formidable adversaries in decreasing the number of pests in your garden. This is a popular gathering spot for mosquitoes, where they may breed and lay their eggs.

Standing water can also be a contributing factor to the presence of the bloodsuckers in your home. After you’ve drained them, continue to apply insecticides or treatments to the area to control the infestation. It would help if you kept in mind that mosquitoes are not only bothersome insects that may bite you, but they are also carriers of diseases such as Dengue fever. Keep standing water away from areas where they may deposit their eggs as a result. In

Keep the Yard Clean

It’s always a good idea to include places that attract flies and ants in your plan for controlling pests. Whether they’re kept empty, kept clean, or covered, that’s why it’s so essential. Rubbish, trash cans, and compost pits are common in these locations, and so are abandoned vehicles, dilapidated buildings, and rotten wood. Additional cleaning should include the following:

  • Lumps of various kinds of wood
  • Unkempt grills
  • Seed and kibble for the birds
  • Lanterns and spotlights
  • Door sweeps are missing
  • Patio or patio lights
  • Scratched or cracked screens

Let the Bats Handle It

Bats are fierce bug eaters. They may be your natural bug eliminator. Every night, they eat 6,000 to 8,000 insects. They’re worth billions of dollars to the pest management industry each year. They are excellent pollinators and perform an excellent job of distributing seeds. Additionally, you’re supporting species that are both beautiful and the environment. The purpose of supporting these animals is to help them construct homes for themselves.

Leave It to the Birds

Bats can frighten you, so if you’re terrified of bats, go with birds. The use of birds for pest management is as practical as that of bats. Cute is a definite bonus. Your backyard gets a boost in beauty when you have a garden. Use low-maintenance twiggy plants and bushes to attract birds. Other styles of birdhouses are also possible. Birdbaths and fountains should be installed, as well as bird feeders. You may have cheery guests who like to eat insects but who also love worms.

Trap the Bugs

At this point, you should consider calling in theprofessionals to control ticks, mosquitoes, and other bugs. Another option is to make traps for them. Instead of spraying pesticides, build a bug trap that will help preserve the environment while reducing the risk of health issues for both you and the ecosystem. You don’t have to buy anything extra. You reuse a plastic bottle and add the solution of your choice to attract the bugs you want to get rid of.Mosquitoes even become attracted to water, which you can use to entice them.

The red-wine vinegar attracts fruit flies if you have issues with them. To safely cut off the top twoinches of the bottle, you have first to trim off the top twoinches of the bottle. Instead of making the top sit in the bottle, you flip the bottle and tape the neck to the opening. When you have done that, you should put the correct solution in there.

If you are confronted with stink bugs, lure them using a glass container and a light. You’ll also have to cut off the top two inches of the bottle to accomplish this. To keep the bottle at the same height as the neck, you’ll also have to flip it and tape the neck to the opening. Next, you utilize a battery-powered flashlight that’s the size of a flashbulb.

The yard may be a lovely living space where we can spend quality time with our family and make cherished memories, but it is not always that way. The unfortunate reality is that we are not the only ones who find them to be amusing. The yard is also a haven for a diverse range of bug species, both helpful and sometimes harmful. Keep in mind the techniques for keeping their population under control so that you can keep your yard looking beautiful while also keeping you and your family safe from harm.

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What to Do with Your Extra Savings During the Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic is not just a global health crisis, but also a financial one, which means people have to be more vigilant about what to do with their money. This seems to be the case for a large portion of affluent citizens in Singapore who are saving more since the pandemic. The same goes for the U.S. population, where the personal saving rate reached 33% during the first months of the pandemic. It also includes small businesses that can easily apply for business loans because of their healthy financial statements.

Amid the economic havoc, it seems that the current situation has made people better at handling money. The shift in consumer behavior caused by COVID-19 has been a complete surprise. The quarantine season has curbed people’s spending, allowing them to put more money into their savings.

As finances remain stuck on lockdown, people turn into force savers, with their inability to splurge on restaurant dining, socializing, and holiday costs. It also gave way to ‘fear savers’ who are too restricting with their budget over concerns on the pandemic’s financial consequences.

Nevertheless, having more savings doesn’t equate to sitting on piles of cash. How you want to spend your personal savings depends on certain circumstances. If you’re one of the lucky ones who saved a great deal of money during the pandemic, here are ways to put those extra savings to work.

Put your money in a certificate of deposit

A certificate of deposit is a savings account offered by banks and credit unions that holds a fixed amount of money for a fixed period. In exchange, the issuing bank will pay the interest. The interest rate is often higher than what a regular savings account offers. So, when you redeem your CD, you obtain the money you previously invested with additional interest. But this will only apply if the rates are good enough.

Interest rates today are quite low, but other banks have rates that aren’t higher than the regular savings account. The most ideal CD rates are typically for longer periods, from five- to 10-year CDs. But if you plan to register for a CD, consider applying for a shorter term (at least two years).

Set aside six months of basic expenses

Having bigger savings in the bank serves as your safety net in case your business shuts down, you lose your job, or your company cuts down your work hours because of a recession. Although you may think that it’s unlikely to happen, it’s better to have extra savings in case something worse happens or you get laid off.

If your current savings have reached six months’ worth of daily living expenses, the first thing you should do is to put in a bank account. Losing a job would mean you’re qualified for unemployment benefits, but chances are, you won’t receive the money right away. We have heard of stories from people who have to wait for weeks to several months before receiving their benefits.

Having savings to support your living expenses during emergency situations can give feelings of empowerment. Thus, an emergency fund will support your basic needs until you get yourself out of that situation.

Put aside only six months of living expenses, nothing more and nothing less. When we talk about essential expenses, these are non-negotiable expenditures necessary for maintaining good health and basic daily living such as food, water, rent, electricity, and medication.

Work on your retirement contributions

Check on your employer-sponsored plans, individual retirement accounts, and retirement savings. If you haven’t contributed much to your workplace retirement plan, this is the best time to do it.

Be sure to contribute enough to maximize sponsored plans offered by your employee for the retirement contributions. This serves as free money which will eventually increase in the longer term. You may also consider setting up an individual retirement account (IRA) beside your employer-based plan. With an IRA, you can pay taxes with your money and enjoy tax-free benefits on your retirement income if you meet its requirements.

Once you have all retirement accounts ready, boost the amount of your contributions or max out your savings for an entire year. Once you reach the age of 50 or higher, you can add extra money to catch up on your contribution.

In these uncertain times, more people are struggling to make both ends meet, so if you’re in a better position to save more money, you’re ready to face any financial challenge head-on. While having extra savings can bring peace of mind, make sure to monitor your expenses and spend money wisely.

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4 Genius Ways To Get More From Your Commute!

There is so much talk about working from home right now, especially after the Pandemic. However, it is important to remember that not everyone can do this. Indeed, there are still many of us that have to brave a commute of around or even over an hour every day! However, the good news is that even if you do need to travel to and from work each day, some tactics can help you get the most out of this time. Keep reading to find out what they are. 

Read or listen to an audiobook/podcast 

For a long time, the chief activity for commuters was to read. Indeed, it was commonplace to see people on trains and buses with a book in their hand. Of course, reading is still popular during commuting time, but sadly it’s not suitable for those that are driving. 

There are some additional options to consider though. The first of these is audiobooks, where a professional actor reads the book to you. While the second is a podcast. The good thing about podcasts is that there are so many on just about any subject you like, which means it almost guarantees you can find one that will be suited to your likes. 

Of course, because audiobooks and podcasts are audio-only, they are much better suited to those driving. Although anyone commuting can enjoy them. 

Download some videos to watch 

For those commuting to work by bus, train or tram It’s a fairly common practice to watch videos. Unfortunately, streaming them can burn through your data allowance at quite the pace, which means come to the end of the month, you could find yourself stuck! 

Instead, why not make use of things like the Vidmate app which will allow you to download videos from a range of platforms online including youtube, TikTok, and Instagram, and watch them at your leisure. The best thing about this is that it’s free so you can save money too! 

Learn a language 

Have you ever wanted to learn a language, or maybe you are looking to brush up on that Spanish, German, or French you learned in school? If so, then your commute is the perfect time to do this. 

Indeed, there are several options to consider here. The first of these are audio recordings, which are more suitable for those that are driving, as they can keep their eyes on the road. Alternatively, there are apps like Duolingo, which make learning a language fun by presenting it in a more interactive form. The latter being suited for those on buses or trains. 

Play some games 

Another great way to spend your time during your commute is to play games. Fortunately, mobile gaming is a big thing now, which means there is a huge selection of titles to choose from. 

Additionally, if you are a dedicated gamer you may wish to invest in a portable system like the Switch for your journeys. Although, it bears repeating that gaming is only an option for those that do not need to be in control of a vehicle (including pedestrians). 

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Should I Buy My Kid A Drone? The Pros and Cons of Drones For Kids

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Drones have become a highly popular birthday or holiday gift for children who love technology. More and more parents are using drones as a way of helping their kids engage with tech  as a new hobby, but are there downsides to this new toy and tool?

Many parents are having this exact dilemma: should I buy my kid a drone? There are so many contributing factors in terms of the effect of drones on all people, both good and bad. In today’s blog, you will learn the pros and cons of drones for kids. 

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Let’s get on the road to answering the question: should I buy my kid a drone?

The Pros of Drones For Kids

Let’s start with some positives. How can drones be good for kids?

  1. Drones help kids get to grips with contemporary technology.

The next generations of human beings are going to need to understand technology. Fact. While older citizens might be able to get away with being dense around technology, for youngsters, that simply isn’t possible. The world of work, as well as the social side of life, is already dominated by tech – and it’s increasing every day.

By giving your child access to a drone, you show them the responsibility, as well as the ins and outs, of using technology in real time. 

  1. Drones encourage your kids to go outdoors.

Drones can increase your child’s outside time, especially if they are a gamer and like to stay indoors. You can’t fly a drone in the house, so if your child wants to play with their amazing new toy, they need to head to the great outdoors! For parents of kids who love to hide under the duvet, a drone is a great solution that will encourage them to get some sun on their face!

  1. Drones can give your kids valuable photography and tech skills for the future.

As we mentioned before, the world of work is dominated by technology. If your child spends time filming using their drone and gets a good knack for it, it will build skills that will make them employable in the future. If your child has a passion for filming and photography, buying them a drone can nurture that in a very helpful, positive way!

  1. Drones can bring the family together.

Drones are usually not flown solo – you can enjoy them as a whole family. Especially if you take your drone on vacation with you, you’ll get a new perspective of a new place, and be able to use the drone as a great bonding experience with your kids.

The Cons of Drones for Kids

  1. Drones are not 100% safe.

Just like all complex technology, drones aren’t 100% safe. Drones can overheat if they are flown for too long, or are sent up in very hot weather conditions. This can run the risk of fire or burning if you pick up a drone that has overheated in an extreme way.

When you buy your child a drone, you need to be aware of the safety concerns and make sure to teach them how to use the drone responsibly. In addition, you might need to supervise them during their first tries with the drone.

  1. Drones are an expensive gift for a child. 

Drones start at a few hundred pounds or dollars, and can soar into the thousands depending on the type and size of drone you choose. This is an expensive gift for a child, especially if they are unsure of how to fly a drone themselves. If the drone crashes and breaks, it’s a lot of money down the drain! You need to be sure your kid is up to the task of taking care of their drone.

  1. Drones are illegal in some places, and need to be flown with caution. 

If you fly a drone into a zone where they are illegal, such as over a prison, or in certain countries, you could incur a hefty fine – or worse, a criminal conviction. As the parent of the child flying the drone, you’ll be responsible for this; you need to make sure you check out the area in which you are flying the drone and be safe while flying it.

Final Thoughts…

Ultimately, drones are a great tool for teaching kids responsibility and tech skills. Be careful of the downsides and make sure to do your research!

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How You Can Stay On Track While Working From Home

How You Can Stay On Track While Working From Home

In the last year or so, many people and businesses have been forced to do their work from home, and for some people, that’s not been easy. Even if your work has been on hold for a while, you need to get back on track at some point, and that’s not always easy when you’re stuck inside the same four walls rather than your usual work environment. Luckily, with the tools available, a lot of businesses and job roles are still able to do their work, even if they would have previously needed to be face to face with their clients and colleagues to get things done before.

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Designate your workspace

If you want to still be able to get things done while you’re working from home, you need to make sure you still have a workspace that you can use. While your office might not be accessible anymore, you can set one up in your living space! Even if it’s a small part of your room, it can be easier to work if you have allowed yourself a set amount of space to allow you to be productive. Even if it’s just a desk with your laptop, having an area that lets you set apart your workspace from your home makes it a lot easier to get back into the working mindset without leaving the house!

Remove distractions

If you’re going to work effectively when you’re at home, you need to make sure the usual distractions that are in your living space, are out of reach when it comes time to work. Making sure your TV isn’t easily accessible, or your phone isn’t lying around when you’re trying to get things done. Being at home makes it much easier for you to be more relaxed and less strict with yourself – so making sure you don’t have these distractions around for you to turn to when you’re feeling bored is very important.

Make full use of the tools available

If you’re going to be able to do your work effectively, you’ll want to be making full use of the tools that are available. There are many tools for businesses to use to keep things on track, and even someone like a trainer can learn how to manage online clients for personal training. You don’t have to surrender your business and income while you’re in lockdown, and you can still work with your clients – limited as it may be.

Remember to keep it professional

Like mentioned before, being at home makes it far too easy to feel more relaxed, but it’s important that you’re able to discipline yourself. You still have to make sure you’re earning your income, and it’s best to make sure for the period of time that you’re working – you act as if you were at work in the first place. If you want to be able to stay productive, you should be sure to act professionally while you work.

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Get Rid of Damp Fast with These Tips

One of the worst things to happen to your home is for it to develop damp. Damp really takes a damper on your home, it can make rooms cold and strips your home of all its cosiness. Not only is damp bad for your aesthetic, but it is bad for your health too. To put it simply, it needs to be eliminated as soon as possible. If you want to know how you can get rid of damp fast, keep on scrolling.

How to identify damp

First and foremost, you need to diagnose your home with damp, here is how to do that. 

Smell

  • The smell is a dead giveaway of damp, so if you notice a musty odour in your home it’s time to check the walls and ceilings. 

Temperature

  • A cold surface can be a telltale sign that you have damp

Fungal growth

  • Look for black specks and grey growth on your walls, wallpaper, and woodwork. If the paint is flaking or the wallpaper is curling up, that is a sign you have damp

Colour change

  • Is the surface discoloured or stained? Brown patches, in particular, indicate damp

Condensation 

  • If you find small splashes of water on your window sills, this can be a symptom of damp. 

Mould

  • Black mould can appear on your window frames and curtains, as well as inside cupboards and cabinets. Remember a musty smell signifies mould and damp. 

How to treat damp

You’ve confirmed there is damp in your home, now what? Well, the first thing to do is to call a professional company to tackle the issue. If you’d like to resolve this problem yourself you need to adhere to the following:

  • Use a squeegee to scrape the damp away
  • Apply a sealer to prevent further moisture from leaking through 
  • Get a mould killer and follow the instructions required 
  • Open the windows to ventilate the house

Preventing damp

Here are simple steps you can take to dampproof your home and prevent future outbreaks:

  • check roof regularly for damage 
  • Clean your gutters frequently 
  • Get loft and wall insulation 
  • Set your thermostat to a lower temperature 
  • Open windows to allow ventilation 
  • Don’t dry washing inside (use a tumble dryer or hang clothes on a line outside)
  • Buy a dehumidifier 
  • Turn on the extractor when cooking
  • Invest in some dampproof products (see everbuild

Health complications of untreated damp

It is important to get rid of damp as soon as possible, if left untreated unpleasant illnesses can manifest as a result. Research has shown that those living in damp homes are twice as likely to develop asthma, and are at significant risk of other respiratory ailments such as bronchitis and chest pains. Damp can affect the skin and cause nasty skin conditions like eczema to break out. Scottish researchers also demonstrated that damp is strongly associated with fever. This gives you all the more reason to get scraping those walls and ceilings pronto. 

To summarize

Damp can be stubborn but is easy to get rid of if you adhere to the advice above. If all else fails, don’t hesitate to call in the professionals.  

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Planning A Home Renovation? You Need These Tips!

Whenever it’s time to renovate the home, you have to put a project together and bring in the experts to help you to make your project come to life. You might bring in an architect to help you with an extension, or you might bring in a decorator to help you with the planning of the colors of the space you’re changing. You should think about bringing in a contractor, too, to work with you on the construction of the place if it’s needed. 

A remodel isn’t a simple job, even the smallest job can be complex if you’re thinking about remodeling the house. You can bring in a construction team, however, who can look at ensuring that they have the right equipment – down to the forklift propane regulator – that will get your job done in half the time. You want to know your renovation is going to be done in the right time frame, and for that, you need to think about ensuring that your renovation is planned to perfection. Below, we’ve put together all of the tips that you need to make sure that your project gets finished on time.

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  1. Budget, and then budget again. The costs of renovations can change even during the project. You want to ensure that your budget is correct and that means planning for all possible eventualities. You should ensure that you have a budget laid out to include every single piece of material and the cost of hiring experts to help. You should also consider adding at least half of your total budget on top!
  2. Make a point of ensuring you’re not overdoing it. You are making changes, and this can often make you choose everything over the top for your home. You should plan your renovation so that you can know for sure that you are doing what’s needed, rather than everything on top of that!
  3. Get as many quotes as possible. You need to do a little research here, and that means getting as many quotes as possible, from materials to equipment to teams of construction experts to help you out. You need to avoid any unnecessary costs, and that means having a clean, clear plan to help you out with those.
  4. Always figure the finances before starting everything. If you have quotes, you can get moving with the next steps. Just because you have a quote for a job, it doesn’t mean that you need to go with that particular company. Choose to figure your finances first so that you can be sure you’re definitely sticking to that budget of yours.
  5. Be patient. This is going to take some time and putting your home renovation project on hold will ensure that you have more than enough money to save for this endeavor. Any renovation done under budget may have corners cut, so do what you can to ensure that you are careful with your budget and your renovation, too.

Your renovation will go to plan with the right project management. Find the right team today and you can get started.

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Need A New Hobby? Try One Of These!

Everyone needs something outside their families and their working lives. As humans, we are built to enjoy life to its fullest, and without things like hobbies, we can’t adequately fill up our time. It’s not like you need to join several classes or teams, but you should choose things that make you feel happy and excited about life. With this in mind, if you’re in the market for a brand new hobby, check out the options we’ve got for you below.

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  1. Electronics. You don’t have to be young to use a remote control car or get joy from a segway. You can really enjoy the modern electronics that are available today because the remote controlled cars of the 1980s? They are so much better than they used to be! Check out these hobby electronics and see if there is something you’d be interested in starting up.
  2. Fishing. Man, woman or child, fishing is a fun hobby to be involved in! You can relax when you fish and you can spend time in the sunshine, too. If you catch a fish, throw it back and use soft bait rather than hooks to do this. Even if you don’t get any bites, it’s a fun hobby in which to be involved.
  3. Become a coach. Did you love sports in your heyday? Why not maximize on that and start coaching or training a local kids team? You could coach anything from chess to basketball, and no matter which you choose to enjoy, you’re going to get some joy out of it. 
  4. Darts. If you love going to the local pubs and bars, you should think about joining a darts team. You can learn to throw, and you can learn to enjoy the camaraderie of being a part of something. There are plenty of options for darts teams, too, and that means that you will be able to enjoy a new hobby as a group and not just on your own.
  5. Brewing. Have you ever considered brewing your own signature beer? You wouldn’t be the only one. If you have a lot of time and patience, brewing is going to be a gamechanger for you! Log online and think about buying your own brewing equipment to keep in the garage and you’ll be making your own in no time at all.
  6. Collect something. This is a broad one but you can collect anything that you like. Stamps, magnets from places you’ve been to before, memorabilia and more, you can collect anything as long as there is more than one type of thing!
  7. Chess. Does this sound boring? It shouldn’t. Chess is a game for the thinkers out there, for the ones who can think five or six moves ahead. If you’re like this in life, you’re going to love chess and what you get out of it. This strategy game is going to blow your socks off when you learn how to play properly. 

No matter which hobby you pick, you will find something to occupy your time!

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Preparing For All Types Of Weather: How To Stay Safe On The Road Come Rain Or Shine

The vast majority of car accidents are caused by driver error. While the weather may not be to blame for every incident, driving in challenging conditions can elevate risks. In this guide, we’ll discuss how to prepare for all types of weather, providing tips to help you stay safe on the roads, come rain or shine. 

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General maintenance and repairs

Keeping your car in good working order is one of the best ways to minimize risks on the road. Check your vehicle before you leave the driveway, keep up to date with tests and inspections, and seek advice if you notice any unusual odors or noises. Maintaining your car will maximize safety and save you money in the long run. 

Driving in wet weather

Most of us have experienced driving in wet weather. Torrential downpours and persistent heavy showers can cause mayhem on the roads, reducing visibility and creating a slippery surface. If it is raining outside, and you’re in the car, it’s important to slow down and increase your stopping distance. Give the vehicles around you plenty of time and space. Make sure your windshield seal is intact and check your wipers regularly. Consider pulling over in a safe place if you can’t see in front of you or water levels are rising to a dangerous level. It’s best to delay your journey if there is a risk of getting stranded or skidding. 

Summer driving tips

Summer poses different challenges from winter but it’s often no less dangerous. The most common problem drivers face on hot, bright days is reduced visibility caused by the sun. The glare of the sun can make it difficult to read signs, to see signals and to determine what other vehicles are doing. If it is sunny outside, use your visor and make sure you have sunglasses with you. Keep back from other vehicles and take extra care to check blind spots when maneuvering or changing position. 

Ice and snow

Ice and snow can cause serious issues for drivers of all kinds of vehicles. Icy roads are slippery and snow can block routes, causing travel chaos. Heavy snowfall can also make it impossible to see the roads. If you are driving in winter, and the conditions are poor, check your route in advance, listen out for advice and warnings, and make sure you have supplies with you. It’s always beneficial to carry extra layers, a high-visibility vest, a torch, a first aid kit, blankets and snacks and drinks if you’re going on a long journey. Delay or cancel your trip if authorities are advising against road travel. If the surface is slippery, you will need to reduce your speed and give other cars more time and space. Keep two hands on the wheel and your eyes on the road at all times.

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The weather can make driving more difficult and dangerous during every season. Whether you’re planning a summer road trip, or you commute come rain or shine, it’s wise to take these tips on board.

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3 Top Tips To Help You Smash Your Online Exams

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The last eighteen months have changed the entire landscape of learning, possibly forever. Indeed, some universities are already coming out and saying that virtual learning and online lectures will be permanent things. The way you absorb learning materials has changed dramatically, as has the way you have been tested on them. Online exams are very much a thing, and they come with some pros and cons. Many people prefer them to traditional exams, though it can be hard to achieve the grades you want, largely due to how different it feels to sit these exams. 

Fear not, for you are about to learn how to smash your online exams every single time without fail! Here are some tips:

Keep your notes handy

The benefit of online exams is that you can have notes with you and nobody will know about it. Therefore, it makes sense to still do your revision and to create notes but keep them close to you while you do the exam. Try to split them into categories so you know which notes to look at for which questions. Or, if you have another device you can use, make your notes digital. This way, you could hop into a Word Document or Google Docs and search for key phrases to find the relevant notes for a question you’re struggling with. 

Get extra help

Believe it or not, but you could actually get someone to help you sit your online exams. Again, this is a benefit of the online way of learning as it’s harder for schools and colleges to regulate. Websites like Take My Online Class can set you up with experts that will literally sit the exam for you. This is useful in situations where you’re absolutely overrun with work and exams, so you can’t mentally handle all of them at once. Letting someone else sit the exam takes some weight off your shoulders, so you can focus on the exams that you’re better at. Think of it as delegating a task to someone else, so you have the mental capacity to deal with all your work. 

Find a quiet place

A downside of online exams – and online learning in general – is that you have more distractions to worry about. When you’re at home trying to do work, you’ve got all of the things around you that distract you when you’d usually come home from school or college. So, trying to focus on the exams with these distractions can be challenging. As such, you need to find a quiet place to sit your exams with as few distractions as possible. Hopefully, there’s somewhere that fits this description in your house or flat. If not, you may want to consider going to a library to sit the exams. They are quiet and peaceful environments that could encourage you to be more focused, helping you perform better during the exams!

Utilize these three top tips to smash all of your online exams and achieve better grades. Now, you can unleash your potential and start your path towards a successful career.

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