Planning Your Dining And Living Room In Limited Space – If you are a bit limited for space and you decide that you will need a living and dining room combined you More »
Dry Cloths Types For Home Cleaning – We need dry cloths for dusting, polishing and shining dry surfaces. The main thing to remember is to have plenty and to keep them clean. Otherwise, you are just pushing dirt around.
How To Measure Furniture For Chair Covers? – Chair covers can take a tired looking old piece of furniture and breathe new life into it. Chair covers are a cost effective way to refresh the look of your furniture, cover up the old pieces that are looking worn, and give you a stylish new decor.
Chair covers can be purchased to fit almost any type of chair from dining room chairs to recliners. So you have to know what type of chair you are buying the chair covers for before you begin to shop.
How To Clean Pictures In Your Home? – Pictures in the home will generally not need anything more than dusting – once every few months is all that is necessary. Instead of a duster, use a brush to whisk dust off. A brush is less likely than a duster to catch on splinters on the frame or loose flakes of paint on canvases. An alternative is to use an artist’s puffer brush to blow any dust off. Even easier is to blow the dust off yourself as you are brushing.
Energy efficiency versus historical accuracy – that is the trade-off that many think they must make when living in conservation areas. However, it is possible to have energy efficient and modern windows in homes that must meet strict historic architectural standards. Let’s discuss the benefits of doing so and how you can get UPVC windows installed in conservation areas.
How to deal with the bright sun in the windows – You purchase a home with beautiful, large windows only to find the sunlight is blinding during the day and turns the home into an oven. Here’s how you can deal with the issue.
If you’ve ever doubted the power of the sun, the glare and heat generated in a home with large windows will change your mind. Boiled down to its basic elements, the sun is a nuclear reactor that sends more energy in the form of sunlight to the earth in one day than the entire world uses in one year. Without a filter device, the sun can practically turn your house into a nuclear reactor…
How To Care For Blankets? – A blanket’s qualities are warmth, weight and durability. Absorbency is less of an issue because you do not normally sleep with a blanket next to your skin. Layered as they are between the sheet and the bedspread, blankets need laundering less frequently than sheets.
Blankets are generally made from wool, cotton or a synthetic fibre. Wool blankets, which range from plain old lambswool to merino wool to cashmere, are warm and luxurious. They tend to be heavier than other blankets and suit those who like sleeping under a bit of weight. They are warm in cold weather. They can sometimes be machine-washed, but often have to be dry- cleaned.
Bathroom Shower Stalls Contemporary Ideas – Bathroom shower stalls come in all kinds of stylish designs to suit bathrooms of all sizes and themes. If you’re thinking of revamping your bathroom, installing a shower stall could be a great way to give the whole room a sleek and modern new image, whilst at the same time offering a practical function. With the busy lifestyles we all lead these days, taking a quick shower rather than waiting for the bathtub to fill is a popular option. Even in smaller bathrooms it’s often possible to find the space for a corner shower stall.