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Keeping Your Home Tidy – Practical Tips

Keeping Your Home Tidy – Practical Tips

Keeping Your Home Tidy – You’ve got so much tidying to do, so little time. So what’s a person to do? You can either lower your standards and just ignore the mess, or you can think smart and keep your house tidy with little effort. Unfortunately there is no way to avoid housework. But you can keep your house clean and sparkling in less than 30 minutes a day, if you just get organized.

The very first thing you need to do is gather all your cleaning supplies and place them in one spot, organized neatly. We mean ‘all’ your cleaning supplies, the glass cleaner, the furniture polish, the wax, the cleaner, the dusting cloth – all of it!

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How To Get Rid Of Cockroaches?

How To Get Rid Of Cockroaches?

How To Get Rid Of Cockroaches – If you live in warm weather, cockroach is the most common problem which you face in everyday life. These organisms are found everywhere and can enter in your from anywhere. Your kitchen is the most common place, where these insect are find regularly. Since kitchen is wet and shady, hence it is the most favorite place of cockroaches. Other than kitchen you can also see these insects in drains, toilets, warehouse and railway platform.

Presence of cockroach in our home and kitchen produces frustration. You can easily see them crawling on the wall, kitchen sink, floor, toilet, drains and any part of your home.

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Natural Glass Care And Cleaning Tips

Natural Glass Care And Cleaning Tips

Natural glass care and cleaning tips – Every home has glass in it, whether it’s wine glasses or lemonade glasses, punch bowls or flower vases. There are many different products for cleaning glass on the market, but some of them are too abrasive and will actually do damage to glassware. Here are a few tips to help you keep the glass in your house cleaner and brighter using only natural products, rather than the abrasiveness of some commercial glass cleaning products available.

1. If ammonia doesn’t get rid of a chemical build up in your glassware, smear the glass surface with Vaseline (petroleum jelly) and leave overnight, or longer. Then wipe off and wash clean.

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Green Spring Cleaning Tips

Green Spring Cleaning Tips

Whenever someone mentions the spring season, spring cleaning is the first thought that comes to mind. But it is important to compliment the urge to clean your house from the top to the bottom, with simple and safe spring cleaning methods, which would not have a detrimental effect on the health of your family.

The best way to enjoy the beauty of spring is with the best of health; therefore, it is important that you engage in activities which do not pose a risk to your overall wellbeing. Green spring cleaning is a great way to incorporate a healthy change within a lifestyle, provided it is done without the use of different toxic and chemical cleaning materials.

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Mattress Cleaning Tips

Mattress Cleaning Tips

Mattress cleaning tips – You can learn how to clean mattress stains using either commercial products or things you probably have in your kitchen. After any stain removal, place a dryer sheet on the mattress before covering it with the bottom sheet to neutralize any odors and keep it smelling fresh. Here are some mattress cleaning tips for how to clean mattress stains of various types:

General mattress cleaning tips. For stains of an unknown nature, spray a citrus based cleaning product on the soiled area and let it stand for approximately five minutes to penetrate the stain. Using a clean white absorbent cloth, blot the area, pressing down firmly without rubbing for 30 seconds. Repeat this blotting process until the area is dry and odor free.

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Easy Ways To Clean Your Toilet

Easy Ways To Clean Your Toilet

To clean your toilet bowl naturally, dump in half a box of baking soda and let it stand in the bowl overnight. In the morning, flush the toilet several times to remove all the dirt and grime. Run a brush around the ring to loosen any part of the ring that remains. Flush again and that’s it!

With this toilet cleaning method, you can be the Queen of Green by using the baking soda that you’ve had open in the fridge to soak up musty odors and moisture. Just open a new box of baking soda and place it in the back of the refrigerator. Take the old box and put 1/2 box in your toilet bowl. If your home has two toilets, you can clean both of them at the same time, using 1/2 box in one toilet and 1/2 box in the other.

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Washing Machine Cleaning Tips

Washing Machine Cleaning Tips

Washing machines are often neglected when cleaning; with a few simple cleaning tips, your washing machine will be sparkling. With all the housecleaning chores we do, one that most people neglect is the washing machine. The washing machine is used to help with our chores, to work as a sort of mechanical servant for us while we do other things, but since it does the cleaning, we rarely see it as something that needs to be cleaned. Yet we scrub our bathtubs, showers and sinks: all places reserved for cleaning. It makes sense that a place used for cleaning will get soiled with the dirt left behind from the objects (or people) which are now clean. If we leave behind dirt, grime and soap scum in our bathtubs, it logically follows that the same would be true in our washing machines.

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Proper Washing And Drying Of Custom T-shirts

Proper Washing And Drying Of Custom T-shirts

Your custom T-shirts are unique to you. To make sure these T-shirts last as long as possible, proper laundry care is important. To ensure proper care of the T-shirt, it is recommended that you follow the manufacturers’ suggestions which you will see on the label. This would reduce the possibility of your T-shirts stretch, shrink or lose color. Below guidelines can help keep your customized T-shirt around a lot longer:

Washer guidelines

Locate your washer settings to delicate cycle; select the cold water temperature option. Applying cold water and delicate parameters will help protect both the colors of your custom shirts and the print.

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10 Household Tips How To Reduce Home Allergens

10 Household Tips How To Reduce Home Allergens

One of the most common causes of indoor allergy symptoms is the house dust mite. It’s estimated that up to 85% of asthma cases – eczema and hay fever too – are caused by the fecal matter and cast-off skins of these little critters. These allergy triggers are only a couple microns in size – invisible to the naked eye. They are abundant in almost all homes, with infestations prevalent in bedrooms and in bedding – the dead skin cells we naturally exfoliate every day are the food source for these microscopic creatures. Protective measures can be taken to at least limit one’s exposure to dust mite populations and to reduce their effect in the home. Here are 10 steps that will help keep your allergy symptoms at bay:

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Spring Cleaning Tips For Your Home

Spring Cleaning Tips For Your Home

For the hectic spring season you need to freshen up your home a little bit in order to bring that sunshine and crisp air in your house. But you don’t need to relate this healthy duty to heavy work and exhausting running up and down the house. The following special tips will assist you and show you an easier way to handle with the cleaning.

First of all, you should write down the exact results you want to achieve with this spring cleaning. In the beginning focus on the efforts on the big pieces and areas that are the most important to you, they are usually among the furnishings, appliances and carpeting. Once you have finished them the rest of the job will be done in no time.

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