The housework never ends and no matter how much time you spend and how fast you are. Even if you get help from all the family members and you don’t go to work. I have no idea how our mothers and grandmothers have managed to cope with everything.
And, keep in mind they didn’t have all the technology we do like a washing machine, a dryer not to mention the dish-washing machine. (more…)
If you’re not a carpet lover or you’re just tired of cleaning the textile flooring from stains, you should not miss this article! It points out all the advantages and disadvantages of having textile and hard flooring.
Of course, don’t think you won’t be cleaning, if you purchase hard flooring because you will. (more…)
I really get attached to my belongings and I’m sure most of you are. The problem is I also like to purchase new stuff. Unfortunately, I live in a small apartment, where isn’t enough space for all my belongings. Fortunately, I found out a way to satisfy both my obsessions and it’s called reuse.
If you’re wondering what I’m talking about, read the next few lines and you’ll find useful tips on how to give your old stuff new life. As I told you, I used to have a lot of stuff and no place to put it. There was time where my home looked like storage, but things are different now. (more…)
The rugs are important element of any room because they serve as a nice and aesthetic element. However, they also act as a home to thousands of different species of bacteria that could cause health problems to the family members.
Fortunately, you can protect your family, if you clean and maintain the rugs regularly. It is a quick and easy process.
All you need for this purpose are the appropriate green cleaning products and some spare time. (more…)
Managing a household is probably the most tiring job in the world. I really have no idea how my grandmother had the strength to do it all by herself. I can only envy the women who manage to do it, go to work, take care of the children, cook, sleep and still manage to look splendidly.
This is just inhumane and they manage to do it in twenty four hours. There is a secret to this and I would be glad if someone shares it with me because sometimes all I want to do is go to bed and sleep for at least five days in order to recover. (more…)
If you’ve just spilled a glass of wine on your favourite carpet, take a deep breath and calm down. It’s not the end of the world. In our busy schedules we always find a way to spill something on the floor. As the stains cannot be prevented the best option for you is to react quickly and try to clean the area as soon as the stain occurs.
The main rule for all the spills is to blot the area with paper towels or a piece of cloth before the liquid penetrated deeper into the fibres. If you need to remove substances like food, you may use a butter knife or a spoon to scrape the excess quantities. (more…)
Everyone wants to have a clean, germ-free house, but in our busy everyday life this is really hard to be accomplished. We have to sacrifice our weekend – the time to rest and pleasure activities and complete the cleaning chores we couldn’t along the week.
To be honest with you I think managing a house is a full-time stressful and tiring job, which we try to transform into simple daily and weekly chores, but unfortunately this way the work is half-way finished. (more…)
Nothing compares to reuniting with your relatives, especially if you haven’t seen them for few years. You are so happy to see your family again and spend a few hours talking and laughing with each other. It’s so good to meet with people you love, but you haven’t seen for a long time.
I know that many families have the tradition to make family reunion party at their home. If you always wanted to make such, but you were never sure what is the best way of organizing it, read through the article below and get some useful ideas.
Changing of the seasons is right around the corner and most people are starting to clean the exterior of their houses by cleaning out the gutters, raking leaves and storing summer garden furniture in their garages— but what about the interior?
Fall is just the perfect time to review that spring cleaning checklist that you never managed to complete and give the interior of your house a deep, thorough clean up in preparation for the cold weather and holiday season. (more…)
If you have carpets at home I’m sure you know how hard it’s to keep them clean. I have a black one under the kitchen table and it’s almost impossible to maintain it in perfect condition. There are always crumbs and hairs on it.
Yes, keeping your textile flooring is not an easy task. If you don’t maintain it well, you should change it often. Don’t worry, I’ll share some know-how with you. Here are three carpet maintenance tips. (more…)