• Cleaning Services

    Hire a Professional Cleaning Company or Clean Yourself

    That’s true that it’s not easy to have a clean and well-maintained home when you have a busy life. With our everyday chores, we still are responsible for the cleanness of our homes. No one will do it instead of us. Almost no one. There always are people ready to clean our homes, but we all understand that they ask money for this kind of help. And it’s normal, it’s their job. As there are so many people who prefer to hire professionals to clean their home, there is plenty of housecleaning companies that offer their services. In general it’s privately-held companies that provide quality and affordable cleaning services. You…

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    5 Cleaning Habits That Get Results

    Unfortunately, as everyone knows, house cleaning is a never-ending job. If you get behind, it can soon become an enormous seeming-task, so the obvious answer is to do a little every day to stay on top of things. However, many people’s busy lives make daily cleaning difficult, but if you develop good cleaning habits you can keep your home clean with a minimum of daily effort. The key is to prevent messes from building up and doing a little easy daily maintenance that need only take a few minutes of your valuable time. Here are 5 tips to help you develop better cleaning habits that will save time and effort…

  • Home And House

    Vacuums – One For Every Need

    Although vacuums have been around since the turn of the last century, it took a little while for every household to have one. However, once electricity became popular and was finally added to almost every home, housewives ran out to buy one of these new modern marvels. Looking at these earlier models in museums make it apparent that there really isn’t that much difference between then and now. New ones are stronger, and of course they are aesthetically more pleasing, albeit in some cases that might even be questionable after seeing some newer models that come with all sorts of bells and whistles literally sticking out all over. One major…

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    Tips For Shopping Greener

    * No more plastic bags – or at least use fewer. Use your own reusable bags for carrying your shopping. Admittedly, the plastic shopping bags are useful for wrapping nasty rubbish, so maybe you can still have a few for this purpose. Or reuse the ones you have stashed away somewhere (or that you see blowing in the wind). If you haven’t got around to getting reusable carry bags, (a) get around to it immediately with no more excuses (b) recycle any plastic bags you get given, (c) opt for paper bags or cardboard boxes if you have the option. * If you only need a few things and the…

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    Healthier Alternatives To Commercial Cleaning Products

    Product: Antibacterials Used for: Disinfecting everything you can think of, ranging from kids’ toys to toilets. Nasty inside: Tricoslan, an endocrine (hormone) disrupter that doesn’t break down easily (it kills bacteria and bacteria are often the agents of biodegrading). Excessive use of potent chemical disinfectants to sterilise everything in the home is probably associated with asthma and other autoimmune problems, as an over-clean home leads to a bored, restless immune system that starts reacting to non-threats. Natural cleaning alternative: Soap and water will do most of the cleaning and kill most of the germs you need to worry about. Vinegar, salt, ultraviolet light (sunshine), boiling water and strong alcohol are…

  • Home And House

    Having it Your Way With Kids and Chores

    One of the most common things you’re going to fight about with your child is the topic of chores. You probably find yourself asking them if they have done their chores only to get talked back at saying that they’ll do it later on. The reason behind their disgruntlement towards being told to do chores is because most of them find it boring and tiresome. With all of the means of entertainment available nowadays such as computers and video games, most children do not want to spend their time doing chores that they usually see their parents do for them. There are many ways to get your children to do…

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    How to Use Home Products for Cleaning

    There are many ways that you can use home cleaning products that you can find right in your home to clean up. Often times the store bought products are more effective but sometimes you can get away with using a homemade concoction. But in order to try this out you need to know what you are doing and which products might be effective. So we will try to provide a few tips for using products that you have at home to clean. Keep in mind that you may have to go and get the real goods but it generally can’t hurt to at least try an alternative method. If you…

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    A Decent Domestic Cleaning Company – How Do You Choose It?

    With so many home cleaning businesses to select from, how can you decide on a cleaning firm that offers honest, reliable, affordable cleaners and ironers? Are they insured? Do not just ask that question, but enquire exactly what the insurance covers. Does it encompass potential theft, key and lock replacement, damage to your property and personal injury to the cleaning lady? Many do not have theft insurance and you may wish to reconsider retaining a professional house cleaning service that does not provide this. These incidents are rare (and in the case of theft, extremely rare), but why expose yourself to the risk if you are hiring a cleaning company…

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    How To Take Advantage Of Your Window Cleaner’s Service

    You might have already considered them and by all means, hiring their services seems to be the most logical thing to do these days. Home owners who have houses that have many windows are a source of envy by most people who find owning such extravagant houses is just pure pleasure. And indeed it is; many businessmen and the rich and famous own these kind of homes and those who can afford insists only on having no less than 30 windows in the extravagant mansion. This is indeed a pleasant sight to the eye and no less than an engineering marvel at that, but a complete headache when it comes…

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    Proper Window Cleaning

    Each and every part of the house must be maintained clean yet there are parts of the house that are hard to clean such as the window. Yet, Window cleaning task can sure be done in a breeze if you know the right things and materials to use and the right methods to perform. The first thing that you will need in cleaning the glass window is a cleaning solution. There are solutions that can be bought from the store but why buy and spend money if you have ingredients from the kitchen that you can mix together to produce your homemade cleaning solutions. One window cleaner straight from the…