Easy Way To Transform Your Living Space

Easy Way To Transform Your Living Space – You should turn to easy and cheap design ideas to transform your living space and lend the home a touch of beauty and style More »

Porch Swing Types & Shopping Guide

Porch Swing Types & Shopping Guide – Porch swings have been a part of history for more than a hundred years and from the way things look, porch swings will be a part More »

How To Reduce Ironing?

How to reduce ironing? – There are some things that never need ironing. They include: anything that says ‘do not iron’ on the care label; towels, face flannels and tea towels; underwear More »

Family Sports Equipment Organizing Tips

Family Sports Equipment Organizing Tips – Many families have children who are very interested in sports these days. They are constantly driving here, there, and everywhere to go to everyone’s sports games. More »

Prepare Your Halloween Party Clean And Safe

Prepare Your Halloween Party Clean And Safe – While Halloween is a fun family traditions in America, it is also one of the most deadly and dangerous. Daunting Halloween injury statistics should More »

 

Cleaning Supplies: Laundry Detergents

Cleaning Supplies: Laundry Detergents

The number of different types of laundry detergent is truly astonishing: powder, liquids, tablets, plastic things that dissolve in the wash, detergent to be put in the machine, detergent to put in the dispenser, regular detergent and ‘ultra’ detergent which is a stronger formulation, so you can use less.

In addition to the formulation, consider the type of clothes you will be washing and how dirty they are. For protein stains, such as egg, blood and vomit, a biological detergent, which contains enzymes, is particularly effective. Detergents that have been specially formulated for whites usually contain oxygen bleaches and/or optical brightening agents. While they will brighten whites, they can cause fading or spotting if used on coloured fabrics.

Home Organizing Tips: What To Do After Water Damage?

Home Organizing Tips: What To Do After Water Damage?

Water damage is nothing new and year after year you see floating cars and building top peeping just above the water level. The damage caused by the sudden water inflow is detrimental and added to this is the time and money wasted in renovating and rearranging the items after the water damage. Some of the damaged pieces can be rectified while a few of them are beyond repair.

Billions of dollars are lost every year to water damage and this can be controlled to a large extent by proper water disaster management tips and techniques. It is not just the torrential rains that cause water damage and there are lots of factors apart from the rain water seeping in to the basement.

Toilet Bowl Cleaners

Toilet Bowl Cleaners

Bathrooms or comfort rooms reflects the kind of person living in that house. If it is sparkling clean then the owners are likely to be fastidious and meticulous in hygiene and sanitation. People all across the world spend thousands of dollars to design their bathroom but very few individual initiate sincere efforts to keep it clean and tidy. The worst and the most unpleasant part of a dirty bathroom is a dirty toilet bowl. Dirty toilet bowl is highly unhygienic and serves a breeding ground for germs. A dirty toilet bowl is known to be repulsive and unpleasant. However, it is not that difficult to clean a dirty toilet bowl as you may imagine, provided you know the right way to do it.

Home Cleaning Tips:The Differences Between Steam Mops and Floor Scrubbers

Home Cleaning Tips:The Differences Between Steam Mops and Floor Scrubbers

If you’re looking for a powered cleaning machine for your home it can be a little confusing at first because there are several different but similar-sounding options. The information below explains some basic terminology and concepts to help you decide which steam mop or floor cleaning machine works best for your needs.

In a steam cleaner, only the steam itself is used as the cleaning agent, no detergents or chemicals are added.

Steam mops come mounted on mop handles to deliver steam directly to a floor. Handheld steam cleaners go anywhere around the house and use various attachments to clean all surfaces including counters, drapes, upholstery, furniture, walls, showers, tiles and grout, etc.

Cleaning Tips: How To Remove Grease From Kitchen Cabinets

Cleaning Tips: How To Remove Grease From Kitchen Cabinets

Who has time to scrub their kitchen cabinets every day? Or even every weekend? Most of us are too busy to do anything more than the most basic household chores. If we don’t care for our cabinets, however, grease and food can build up, giving them a dull appearance and a gummy texture. Don’t be intimidated if your cabinets have grease or food build up. Removing this residue isn’t that difficult and shouldn’t take up too much of your time.

When it comes to cleaning, sometimes the most effective products are those found in our kitchen pantries. For instance, baking soda doubles as a wonderful household cleaner and is very effective at removing grease and food spatters from your cabinets. Just use two or three tablespoons of baking soda per cup of warm water and wipe using a sponge. Be sure to wring out your sponge before applying to the cabinet, as water can drip everywhere if you don’t. Rinse off the baking soda solution by sponging clean with cool, clean water. Use a paper towel or clean cloth to dry.

How To Paint Wooden Surfaces?

How To Paint Wooden Surfaces?

This painting guide on how to paint wooden surface like door, window, wooden surface in the garden or the roof or even home furniture like cabinets, table, chair etc. will teach you step-by-step on how to paint wooden items in your home like a professional.

Properly and timely painted wood can not only improve the looks and value of your home but it will also increase the life on the wooden material. This painting guide is divided into to parts – preparing the wooden surface for painting and wooden surface.

Home Wooden Furniture: Cleaning & Caring

Home Wooden Furniture: Cleaning & Caring

Nothing is better than wooden furniture for the decoration of homes, offices and other living places. A well decorated home with good quality furniture gives it an elegant view and warmth feelings. It is very essential for the socially active people give a remarkable look and feel to their houses to enhance its grandness. Wooden fittings is the most ideal stuffs for it, these fixtures come in wide range of quality, types and textures. People have to choose fittings according to their home and its architecture. In these days the blend of traditional and modern fittings are most popular and used to give a striking looks to living places. After purchasing timber fittings, there proper care of them is also necessary to make them everlasting with their actual look and feel. Some important guidelines which can help people to take care of these fixtures are following.