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Member Since 02/11/2018
Last Seen 11 hours 3 min
Location Geelong

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… and what kind of electric toothbrush is best? My research found three main types: – vibrating (pretty rubbish) – oscillating (e.g....
06/08/2019 - 19:51
What do you think of the Philips Airfloss? I tried and failed for years to build a habit of flossing daily. I even tried the single-use...
06/08/2019 - 19:48
Patagonia sweater jacket is a lot better. I wear mine every day. 800-fill beats Kathmandu's 550.
26/07/2019 - 20:19
Does Wi-Fi calling work with Boost? That's the only way I can get signal in some parts of my house, even in the Telstra network.
22/07/2019 - 17:29
I had the same problem. It would connect and work for a while but it would drop out frequently. Then I would need to power-cycle the whole...
18/07/2019 - 16:02
It works a lot better if you use an external aerial. I bought one for $80. It just suction cups to a window.
18/07/2019 - 15:51
I bought a few books before my first one was born but didn't get around to reading any of them. Much more useful, I found, was having...
15/07/2019 - 20:25
I really like my 800-fill jacket from Patagonia because it's far lighter and just as warm as the 550-fill from Kathmandu. So even if I've...
08/07/2019 - 20:25
I bought mine from a Patagonia Outlet store, but I bought another for my wife straight from their website. It was a sale price; normally...
07/07/2019 - 16:26
I had one of these, but then got a Patagonia Down Sweater. 800 fill goose down makes it much warmer, while also being so much thinner and...
07/07/2019 - 10:13
Damn autocorrect. I meant "wakes me up".
03/07/2019 - 20:20
I've been using this app for years with my Pebble smartwatch. It requires me up when I'm in a light sleep cycle, so I don't feel groggy in...
03/07/2019 - 15:10
This looks great but I have some n00b questions. I have a Brivis ducted gas heater with a wired manual mercury controller. Can the Nest...
01/07/2019 - 11:15
About the same as a mobile phone: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Digital_Enhanced_Cordless_Telecommunications#Health_and_safety
22/06/2019 - 15:20
That looks like an improved version. I have this:...
22/06/2019 - 15:02
Choice have some excellent reviews. When my first child was born a few years' ago, one of the ones best-rated by Choice was a $50 Vtech one...
22/06/2019 - 12:07
That's normal (non sale) price at The Reject Shop...
17/06/2019 - 20:43
The studies I've seen indicate that the efficacy of a rotating brush (like the Oral-B units) is greater. Also, your can get cheap...
17/06/2019 - 08:02
I've got a ducted gas heater and air purifier in my roof. I would like to have some stats on how much energy they are using and possibly...
16/06/2019 - 13:06
I'm in a similar situation. I got Optus home wireless broadband. Most of the time it works really well, but it can slow down when the...
16/06/2019 - 13:01
You can contact them with the payment details and they will investigate.
15/06/2019 - 10:52
I recently vacated a 3 bedroom house in Victoria and paid about $400 for a full bond clean including carpet steam cleaning, pressure...
13/06/2019 - 19:49
For many sites, add the article to Pocket and read from there. With The Economist, set your browser to block cookies. For (formerly known...
11/06/2019 - 19:26
They have to comply with whatever the Australian tax law requires. I don't think there's a GST-free level anymore.
31/05/2019 - 13:02
Thanks. As an asthma and allergy sufferer I've spent a lot of time researching these things and taking a very scientific approach. I've...
31/05/2019 - 09:14
Auto mode is known to not work well. On my 2s I just set a manual speed.
31/05/2019 - 07:47
Washable filters don't work well. If it's not pure HEPA, don't bother.
31/05/2019 - 06:56
Look at their blog for how to create a DIY purifier. Very affordable and effective.
31/05/2019 - 06:55
Looks like delivery is cheap in countries where they have a distributor. They don't have one in Australia :(
30/05/2019 - 22:57
If you take the time to read their blog, you'll find it's not "reverse psychology" at all. They're a social enterprise dedicated to making...
30/05/2019 - 22:46