Posts from — March 2008
You should know your kitchen stainless steel sink has more germs than your toilet seat, and scrubbing won’t get rid of them.
When you tackle your kitchen, start by clearing off countertops and emptying the sink. Spray the sink and countertops first – then leave them wet while you move around the room to spray the appliances. By the time you get back to the sink, the cleaner will have killed the germs – and started to power the deep-seated grime loose. [Read more →]
March 27, 2008 No Comments
Spring is coming, the traditional time for home maintenance checks. Well as spring is on the way and you should give your home a good ”spring clean up” at least once a year as part of general home maintenance.
Cleaning the kitchen
Spray the oven with oven cleaner the night before (or according to the instructions on the pack).
Wipe shelves, the front of cupboards and drawers. Then wipe the splashback and range hood with window cleaner.
Clean the cook top with the all-purpose cleaner and a scratch-less scourer [Read more →]
March 27, 2008 No Comments
Green Roofs Benefits
Green Roofs have lots of benefits. Green roofs provide a fantastic environment for wildlife. They are visually appealing and contributes to a more natural looking environment in a built-up area.
Green Roofs can protect the roof membrane from sunlight, which breaks down the roofing material. Having even a couple inches of soil helps to greatly extend the life of the roof, and a longer lifespan means less material ends up in landfills from re-roofing buildings after the membranes have failed. [Read more →]
March 26, 2008 No Comments
If you have been wondering about working while taking care of your child, there are numerous ways you can achieve that. You need not go to an office as you can easily create an office at home. You can set up a business at home, you’re going to be spending a lot of your day there and it’s really important to plan your working environment and design a home office that works for you and with you.
There are several really important ingredients for the ideal home office, [Read more →]
March 20, 2008 No Comments
How To Care For A Lawn? Care for a lawn and keeping your lawn looking nice doesn’t have to be a time-consuming, expensive ordeal. By mowing the lawn regularly at a proper height, it will be healthier with stronger roots. Healthy lawns resist weeds, disease, and insect damage, and also require watering less often. Water generously, but only when needed, and invest in quality tools for spreading the right kind of fertilizer at the right time.
Lawn care has more components than you might think, at first glance. For starters, you need to begin with the right type of grass for your yard. You then need to irrigate it, weed it, fertilize it, mow it properly and pick up leaves in fall. This FAQ, as well as accompanying FAQs, should get you going in the right direction.
March 18, 2008 No Comments
Decorating your child’s bedroom can be both a fun and rewarding experience for both of you. Before decorating your little girl’s bedroom, you need to have a basic idea of what you want and how it will be placed. A good way to start is to paint the walls a solid white, or other color your little girl prefers. Depending on whether the room has hardwood flooring or carpet, you can choose a rug the same color as the wall or one with a pattern where colors are brought together.
You can make a dramatic change by just adding splashes of color and texture. Add accent pillows and throws to bedding. [Read more →]
March 15, 2008 1 Comment