12 Steps to Prepare for Cockroach Control

Today, professionals most often use gel bait insecticides to control and eliminate cockroaches. This requires the placement of small beads of gel bait in the areas where cockroaches are known or expected to harbor, travel or feed. The professional pest control operators (PCOs) will generally provide you with a specific list of the preparation activities, "prep," to be completed prior to their visit.

However, the following lists some of the most common requests or recommendations made by PCOs - and should also be followed prior to using any over-the-counter pest control products yourself. (When using any pesticide, read and follow all label directions and safe-use guidelines prior to purchase and use.) Because a lack of preparation could make a treatment unsafe or cause reinvestation of the entire home or building, many PCOs will not treat areas that are not prepared to specification.

Living with the Family in Pondok Indah Neighbourhood

While a lot of the appeal for you is the proximity to the school, it really is pretty nice to live in Pondok Indah area. The neighborhood is frequent and there is also a lot less open burning of trash, which is nice. You can run outside on well-maintained, low traffic streets, surrounded by trees, instead of stepping across broken asphalt worrying that you will have to jump into a filthy canal to avoid the motorcyclist whizzing by. That's a huge benefit that makes nearly every day significantly more pleasant!

Useful Info: Popular Expat Neighbourhoods in Jakarta

Most expats find their accommodation through their company or online through housing agencies and advertisements on forums and housing websites. South and Central Jakarta are the most popular areas amongst expats in Jakarta. The most popular areas and suburbs for expats living in Jakarta are:

Permata Hijau
Above picture is a house unit in Permata Hijau. A neighbourhood full of apartment options with good transport links to Jakarta's international schools and shopping malls. However, this area is very congested on weekdays. Conveniently located 10 minutes west of the southernmost end of Jl. Sudirman, these well planned communities have wide, tree-lined streets, good infrastructure and green surroundings. Nearby shopping in the Permata Hijau shop houses, ITC Permata Hijau, Beliza Shopping Center, Senayan City, Plaza Senayan and the recently completed Gandaria, only a few minutes away.

House for Rent at Metro Alam Pondok Indah | Premhouse List ID 5486

Facilities: 5BR, 5 bathroom, 500 sqm building size, 430 sqm land size, semi furnished, good condition, garage for 6 cars, carport, garden, SHM certificate, located in Pondok Indah area, South Jakarta. 

For further info please contact: +Kiki Rizki 
Mobile: +62-819-32112911or +62-813-17749619
BB PIN 29701ef3 or email: kiki@mediapura.com

Excellent Apartment for Rent at Pakubuwono Residences in Kebayoran Baru, South Jakarta | Premhouse List ID 5651

Detail of property: 3 BR, 2 bathroom, 225 sqm size, fully furnished, excellent condition, 16th floor, AC, Water Heater, Refrigerator, Stove, Microwave, Oven, Fire Extinguisher, Curtain and Strata Title Certificate.

For further info please contact +Hendrik Pitrayana 
Mobile phone:+62-812-93444169 or  +62-878-88663607
BB PIN 7d7166ae and email: hendrik@mediapura.com

The Pakubuwono Residence is a premier apartment complex in Kebayoran Baru, Jakarta. The construction of the apartment was not only marked by the high quality of the architecture and interior finishes but also distinguished itself with the large area for landscape devoted to gardens, water features and outdoor facilities.

Excellent House for Rent! Let's Visit at Townhouse Mutiara Jakarta!

Are you looking for a beautiful house that can be used a your home-office as well? Let's check this one of our properties! A Townhouse is a type of home that's usually constructed as a two or three-story unit with a common wall or walls bordering the adjacent unit. The common form of ownership is similar to a condominium project in that the property owner not only owns his or her respective unit, but also an undivided interest in any common area. 

Apartments versus Houses and Villas in Jakarta

Expats working in Jakarta's Central Business District will find that apartments are the most practical solution, especially to avoid spending hours each day stuck in traffic while commuting to and from the office.

When looking for accommodation in Jakarta, keep in mind that location is one of the most important factors. Expats will definitely save a lot of time by living close to their place of work, children’s school, hospital and other facilities. Jakarta suffers from major traffic congestion and this situation is continuously worsening.

Overview of the Booming Residential Property Sector of Indonesia

Indonesia's residential property market has shown robust growth in recent years as demand from the country's rapidly expanding middle class for mid-level and luxury property increased steadily amid a low interest rate environment and robust national economic growth. Demand for property is also backed by high consumer confidence as a recent Nielsen survey shows that Indonesians are among the world's most confident consumers. Indonesians' consumer confidence was at a four-year high in the fourth quarter of 2013.

6 Critical ‘Musts’ for Every Real Estate Investor

If you want your money to work for you, follow these rules! Investment in any industry isn't easy and real estate investment can be particularly challenging. Here are six things you need to get a handle on before you start pouring money into a real estate investment.

Great House for Sale at Mampang Prapatan Area in South Jakarta for You and Family! | Premhouse List ID 5035

Facilities: 5BR, 5 bathroom, 311 sqm building size, 456 sqm land size, semi furnished, good condition, garage for 2 cars, carport, garden, SHM certificate, located in Mampang Prapatan area, South Jakarta. 

For further info please contact: +Herbayu Franciscus 
Mobile: +62813-1610-3803 or +62818-0707-4140 | email: bayu@mediapura.com

3 Steps to a Comfortable and Chic Living Room

"Avoid the urge to push all the furniture up against the walls. Floating items out into the room can help you make use of all the available square footage." —Libby Langdon

1. Grouped Artwork
"On a long wall, you don't have to use one big piece of art. Instead, consider hanging multiple smaller pieces together in a grouping. They can have just as much drama and impact as one big piece and often cost less. Matching frames and mats can help unify the look, if you don't want the grouping to look too haphazard."