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Friday, 16 May 2014 00:00

How to Remove Lipstick from a Carpet

Have you ever experienced the mishap of staining your carpet with lipstick? Well, that does happen quite a lot especially in homes with kids playing all over the house. If such a thing happens there is no need to panic because the stain can be as good as gone when you apply the necessary steps. Here’s the good news of how to remove lipstick from a carpet.

Friday, 09 May 2014 00:00

Minimizing Home Allergens

Even though staying indoors can protect an allergic person from the surroundings that trigger such an allergic reaction, it doesn’t get rid of the problem completely. Tiny particles which are not visible to the naked eye like pet dander and dust mites sometimes prompt allergic reactions. These could include asthma or other problems related to respiration. Fortunately, there are several easy ways to help you stay away from exposure to allergens. To make the most of your cleaning efforts whilst minimizing allergens, consider the following simple tips:

Warmth and humidity homes microscopic creatures called dust mites. Though non-parasitic they feed on human and animal skin flakes shed on daily basis.

Basic measure to get rid of dust mites are:

Friday, 18 April 2014 00:00

How To Remove Stains In Your Carpet

Not all the stain that get to your carpet can be removed in the same manner, some of the stains can ruin the textile, fiber or even the color of your carpet.

It is very important to distinguish the stains, and use different methods to be able to remove the stains without messing up your carpet

Here are several methods of removing stains on your carpet without ruining it

Friday, 11 April 2014 00:00


Cigarette odor can be quite irritating at times. This is not an easy problem to fix but with lots of hard work, patience and with time the smell will go away. Fortunately, there are easy to follow steps that can help you remove that odor from your room.

Clean the air

This is the most basic of steps to take. Fresh air is what you want to help cover up the bad smell. Open all the windows and ventilations in the room. This won’t get rid of the smell but will help get rid of it.

A washing machine is certainly an appliance that is quite a benefit to every household. However, over time this item will encounter a need for some cleaning maintenance in order to keep it operating smoothly. This will help to eliminate bad odors as well and staying in good condition. Here are some basic tips on cleaning your washing machine to keep it well functioning.

First you will need to wipe down the exterior of the machine with a solution made of vinegar or you can use any other kind of cleaning substance as long as it’s safe. You will want to use 2 cups of lemon or even vinegar and pour it into the tub of the washing machine and run it through a complete cycle with the use of the hottest temperature setting, as this is an effective means towards removing foul odors.

Friday, 28 March 2014 00:00

Cloudy Glassware

As much as you might love the convenience of a dishwasher, your dishwasher might be leaving your glasses looking so cloudy, such that you might feel ashamed some times to use them for guests. There are a couple of reasons why that happens.

First, if your dishwasher has a double compartment for placing detergent, then don’t place detergent on both compartments. The detergent may be too much hence causing the water to be hard and form deposits on your cutlery and glass.

Friday, 14 March 2014 00:00


Aromatherapy is a healing therapy that uses the essential oils of plants to treat countless of diseases. Aromatherapy has increased in popularity as a form of home medicine. Your first experience with aromatherapy might have been at a health center. However, what you may have not realized is that you can use aromatherapy at your home to enhance the healing process of your family members and their overall feeling of wellness through inhalation. If any of your family member is down with influenza, light an aromatherapy diffuser to prevent mutual contagion. Some of the places suitable for use of aromatherapy products are: living room, bedroom, study room, kitchen, bathroom and any other enclosed spaces. Here are some of the major benefits you should expect if you are planning to start using aromatherapy.

Friday, 07 March 2014 00:00

Uses for Vinegar in the Home

Vinegar is such a useful substance; it should be sitting on the most special shelf in your pantry. There are endless uses for it, mostly as a cleaning agent. Really its only limitation is that it should NOT be mixed with any other household chemicals, namely bleach or any other chlorine-containing substances. Chlorine (the main ingredient in bleach) will chemically react with bleach and produce chlorine gas, which is a poisonous and lethal green-tinted gas. So, keep that in mind while you read through this article on household uses of vinegar.

Friday, 28 February 2014 00:00

Keeping Hair Out of the Sink in the Bathroom

The bathroom room sink is designed for draining the dirty water in the bathroom, but over a period of time other dirt and residues in the bathroom will also get deposited in the sink. If the dirt particles are small in size like detergent particles, mud and dust, they will get drained away along with the dirty water into the SWR system. However, larger residues like human hair will get deposited in the drains, as they not washed away easily. These hair strands can impede the flow of water in the drain, clogging the drains. This articles look at the options available for keeping hair out of the sink in the bathroom.

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