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Selecting & Cleaning Shower Curtains

Selecting & Cleaning Shower Curtains

Shower curtains prevent mildew and stop water from spilling over during a shower. The shower curtain is the largest and most obvious necessity in your bathroom and should be chosen with care. Shower curtains are made from a variety of materials and each one has a positive and a negative side. Fabric, pattern and design are available to compliment the design of your bathroom or home. These range from simple, elegant designs to unique and unusual colors and patterns. Replacing the curtain is the easiest and cheapest way to redecorate your bathroom. Choose your material and then select matching accessories to match the bathroom and furniture.

Laminate Flooring: Cleaning & Care

Laminate Flooring: Cleaning & Care

With its wide array of colors and styles laminate flooring is growing in popularity with home builders and buyers alike. Laminate floor is simply a complex of flat timber with a layer of rosin on top that is intentional to look like either tiles or hardwood flooring.Laminate flooring gives your floor that overall look of wood that can be enjoyed for years to come. Laminate floors are very often used in bedrooms and living rooms to give a touch of style. The best thing about laminate flooring is the ease in care that you have when you have it in your home. Laminate flooring is one that will look like wood, and that will feel like wood but often times is a bi product of wood. Real wood will require waxing and cleaning every year to keep the floor shiny. Real wood flooring is going to be sanded down and varnished again as the shine is worn off the flooring.

How To Clean Silver Cutlery?

How To Clean Silver Cutlery?

Silver is a noble metal, highly resistant to corrosion, but it can be tarnished by sulphides that are always present to some extent in the atmosphere and in many foods, green vegetables and eggs being the most potent. Tarnish consists of a superficial film of silver sulphides. Initially it is a light gold colour, but, with prolonged exposure to sulphides, it can develop into a blue-black discolouration.


Sulphides in the atmosphere originate mainly from combustion of gas oil, coke, wood etc. and from living creatures. To avoid the need for frequent cleaning, it is best to store silver cutlery in a box or drawer in a room without a fire of any type and, if convenient, in one of the lesser used rooms. To avoid tarnishing by food, rinse it off the cutlery as soon as convenient. Tarnish resisting papers and cloths are available to store silver, which certainly reduce the rate of tarnishing. If you have true silverware, though, here are some tips for cleaning.

Myths About Carpet Cleaning

Myths About Carpet Cleaning

New methods of professional carpet cleaning have given rise to a lot of myths related to carpet cleaning which dissuade people from getting and keeping their carpets clean. A dirty carpet is not just full of dust and grime; it is a breeding spot for germs and diseases. In fact, dirty carpets pollute the air inside your house resulting in a number of ailments that your family might suffer from. In order to keep your family healthy and your home clean, it is necessary to clean your carpet regularly. If the myths given below have been keeping you from cleaning your carpets, then we bust them here so that you may give yourself and your family a cleaner and healthier home.

Antimicrobial Home Protection Tips

Antimicrobial Home Protection Tips

Antimicrobial protection is a phrase that simply means a product will protect against various microbes such as bacteria, fungi and algae. Several microbes such as bacteria, mould, mildew and fungi attacks the surface and can result in odour development, staining and discolouration of surfaces.These microbial actions enormously increase the maintenance required to keep both the aesthetics and hygiene of the surface and the product. One household product that should contain this kind of protection is a carpet cleaning product. It isn’t enough just to remove the dirt and grit that gets embedded in carpets; we should always be seeking to remove the unseen enemies of microbes – the bacteria, mold and mildew that can form within a carpet.

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