10 cleaning habits you may have but you should immediately quit

Gone are the days when the variety of cleaning products in the stores was narrowed down to bleach, dishwashing liquid and two brands of a laundry detergent. Today’s customers are literally spoiled More »

7 places you should not overlook before you move out

If you have experienced a moving out, then you know that the entire process is associated with tons of tedious, time-consuming procedures such as wrapping your items, disassembling furniture, sorting out the More »

How To Save Money On Cleaning Using Rubbing Alcohol – Tips

Every home has a bottle of rubbing alcohol – it’s cheap and it is known not only for being a first aid tool. You can take advantage of its cleaning features and More »

Wood Parquet Floors – Cleaning Tips

Parquet is a common type of flooring that makes every room look stylish, especially if it is properly maintained and regularly polished. If you pay some closer attention to the properties you More »

How to clean and maintain wooden countertops

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A Full Guide to Cleaning Your Sink

A Full Guide to Cleaning Your SinkYou use it every day. This is the spot where you wash dishes, utensils, pots and pans, fruit and vegetables, even meat before cooking. You use it dozens of times a day and you must agree that this may lead to a real mess. Maybe you have already guessed what is it that we are talking about? That is right – it is the kitchen sink. Like any other sink, the one in the kitchen also requires being cleaned and maintained on a regular basis. The greasy food and the dirty utensils can make the sink grimy much more and much faster than any other sink in your house. Fats linger on the sides and the sink very rapidly loses its silvery shine. And you should not allow this to happen not only because it is ugly but unhygienic as well. So, how to clean the kitchen sink easily and effectively? Here are some pieces of advice you can take advantage of:

by Julia

19 Travel Essentials

19 Travel EssentialsTravelling is a wonderful experience that could bring you a real joy and relaxation like nothing else, not to mention the precious memories which remain after that. For parents, travel is a way to entertain and educate their children as they show them something different from their usual environment. If you are going on such an adventure, then you will need to be well prepared so nothing can ruin your vacation. Naturally, you must start with planning as this is a very important part of the whole journey thing, especially if you are going to spend time abroad. Here is a list of 19 travel essentials which will make your holiday fun and comfortable – check it out:

by Jimmy Abbott

What to Do When Your Cat Thinks Outside the Box – Step by Step Smell Neutralisation Guide

What to Do When Your Cat Thinks Outside the Box - Step by Step Smell Neutralisation GuideAs a cat owner, you must be well aware of the fact that accidents happen, no matter if your furry friend is used to the litter box or not. If you have a gorgeous male cat, you are more likely to experience the inconveniences related to removing pet urine smell from around the house. Having a female cat does not eliminate the chance of having to deal with a pet stain on the sofa or the mattress. So, make sure you keep an emergency kit on hand. If you have a grown up cat that was used to using the litter box and all of a sudden he/ she decides that your bed is the new WC, in most cases the unusual behavior is caused by stress, a certain change in the house or the cat just takes a revenge if you have made her angry.

by Alexandra Higgins

12 Cleaning Hacks Used by Your Grandma

12 Cleaning Hacks Used by Your GrandmaNowadays, we are lucky to have a huge variety of cleaning products at our disposal. No matter if you want to neutralise an unpleasant pet smell, remove a barbecue sauce stain from your favourite t-shirt or disinfect the bathroom, you have a plethora of cleaning solutions to choose from. Have you ever thought how your ancestors have dealt with dirt and stains and how they managed to keep their houses clean without the help of expensive cleaning agents? There is a good reason why the cleaning supplies your grandmother used are the main ingredients of the majority of cleaning solutions you can find on the shelf in the supermarket. So, here are a few cleaning hacks you should try. They are inexpensive and yet effective:

by Timothy Clayton

9 Uses of Essential Oils in Your Beauty Routine

9 Uses of Essential Oils in Your Beauty RoutineNo matter if you are using a ‎£10 face cream or a £100 magic potion, usually the secret behind their efficiency is an essential oil. We are not saying that you should stop buying beauty products and leave hair and skin professionals without a career, but there are some recipes that you should know so you can make your own homemade potions with the help of essential oils. The most important thing that you should have in mind is that when you are making your beauty products you should mix the essential oil with a carrier oil such as olive, coconut or jojoba oil because essential oils may be harsh when put directly on skin and hair. Below you will find out some recipes you should definitely try:

by Julia

Bring Colour to Your Home – Best Hues to Use in Any Room

Bring Colour to Your Home – Best Hues to Use in Any RoomIt`s not a rocket science that colours has a subtle influence on your mood – you know that famous brands spend million pounds hoping to make their logos appealing subconsciously so you prefer their product. Well, when we are speaking of the way you choose the colours in your home things are pretty much the same – you should make the room appealing by decorating each room in accordance with its intended purpose. Interior designers know how to provide optimal colour choices to make you feel safe and relax. However, if you can’t afford professional interior designer or simply want to broaden your knowledge on that subject, read on and find the most suitable colours for every room – decorate your living premises in a way that will profound the effect on the emotional well-being of you and your loved ones!

by Alexandra Higgins

How to deal with the most unpleasant spills in the kitchen?

How to deal with the most unpleasant spills in the kitchen?There are some spills that inevitably happen – trying to get things done quickly usually results in nasty stains on the floor, on the carpet or on your clothes. However, if you know how to handle them, there is nothing to worry about. Check our tips out and discover the most common spills in the kitchen:

by Julia

10 cleaning habits you may have but you should immediately quit

10 cleaning habits you may have but you should immediately quitGone are the days when the variety of cleaning products in the stores was narrowed down to bleach, dishwashing liquid and two brands of a laundry detergent. Today’s customers are literally spoiled for choice, the supermarket shelves are full of products promising an easy and effortless removal of dirt and germs. However, the wide array of cleaning products does not actually make the entire cleaning process easier. It is the proper cleaning technique that optimises the house cleaning procedure and enables you to save a couple of hours you would otherwise spend in exhausting scrubbing. Keeping a microfibre cloth and a bottle of a glass cleaner is not enough for ensuring a healthy, dirt-free environment. Below, you will find a bunch of widespread cleaning mistakes. If you do one or more of them, it’s time to reconsider your cleaning techniques:

by Jimmy Abbott

7 places you should not overlook before you move out

7 places you should not overlook before you move outIf you have experienced a moving out, then you know that the entire process is associated with tons of tedious, time-consuming procedures such as wrapping your items, disassembling furniture, sorting out the fragile stuff, etc. You might have found the perfect place of residence, but before that, you have to go through the challenging move out process. Apart from calling the utility companies and informing them that you are about to leave your tenement, you also have to think about yet another task – namely the end of tenancy cleaning regarded as a burden by many. You are probably well-aware of the fact that you have to leave the property in a spotless condition or the security deposit you have given upon moving in might be lost. If you are among those tenants who cannot afford to arrange professionals for the job, here is a cleaning manual containing the areas that need special attention.

by Timothy Clayton

How often should you deep clean your bathroom?

How often should you deep clean your bathroom?Bathroom cleaning might be the least pleasant house cleaning chore you have to do, but neglecting it only makes matters worse. Many people wonder how often they should clean the bathroom or any other area around the house. The truth is that there is not an universal answer to this question. It depends on how many members your household consists of and how many of them contribute to the overall cleanliness and neatness of the place. Anyway, no matter if you live on your own or you live with your family, the bathroom is undoubtedly one of the most frequently used areas and therefore, it requires your special attention. There are some tricks that can help you keep the bathroom clean for longer, but regular sanitising is an essential part of maintaining the germ-free environment at your home:

by Alexandra Higgins