Cleaning windows can often be seen as a chore. But with sticky fingerprints from children, paw marks from pets and everyday dust, dirt and grime taking their toll on the windows; it’s a chore which needs to be carried out regularly. Unfortunately, the days of neighbourhood window cleaners seems to have passed by too, meaning that many homeowners are left with having to clean the windows themselves – which can pose a number of problems.
When we were younger it seemed that summer holidays from school were the hottest days of the year with little or no rain. Today, on the other hand it seems like we’re lucky to have a solid week of nice weather during the school holidays, and the changing between hot and dry to wet and windy days during the holidays often takes its toll on the state of the house.
Category: DIY & Home Improvement
Today’s date, September 10th, is unlikely to mean that much to any of you. In-fact it is likely that it’s just another Wednesday, meaning you’re halfway through your working week and nearer to the weekend. However, September 10th is more than this; it’s also “swap ideas day” – and at BuySpares we think that this day is one worth celebrating.
Even with the best intentions, keeping your home clean during the summer holidays can be an uphill battle; but with the children now back at school, there’s nothing from stopping you from getting your house back into shape, tackling one room at a time – and to give you a helping hand over the next three blogs we’ll provide some expert tips and advice; starting with the kitchen.
Category: DIY & Home Improvement
In 1675, the King of England (King Charles II) banned coffee houses claiming that they were places people met to conspire against him. Thankfully, fast –forward to 2014 and there are not only a number of coffee shops on each High Street but also a wide selection of coffees available. To help you create the perfect cup of coffee at home, at BuySpares we stock a variety of coffee makers , coffee maker consumables and grinder essentials.
Category: Cooking & Kitchen
It is no secret that many of us rely on a cup of coffee to give us a kick-start first thing in the morning, but your daily cup of coffee could be doing more, with research suggesting that coffee could also be providing us with a range of health benefits, such as reducing the risk of diabetes and liver disease.
A petrol powered lawnmower brings many benefits over its electric and manual counterparts, which is why they remain a popular choice amongst many home owners. However, as with all appliances, from time-to-time the petrol lawnmower can throw a few spanners into the works and not start at the first time of asking – which can be frustrating.
Category: Lawnmower Repair Help & Advice
From your morning cup of coffee and your elevenses cup of tea, to the squash your children drink and the water tonight’s pasta is cooked in, each day we all consume a vast amount of water, but very few of us consume water which has benefitted from a water filter.
Now the Bank Holiday can always be hit-and-miss when it comes to the weather, which can often alter our plans; but with this being the last Bank Holiday weekend of the summer months (and until Christmas), we believe that it is worth making it one to remember – whether you’re staying at home or fancy taking a day trip.
For those of you stuck for ideas on how to spend the Bank Holiday, at BuySpares we have you covered, whether you’re staying in or going out.
Category: Fun Tips
Washing machines, an appliance that many of us take for granted, but one that can cause a handful of issues if something goes wrong. Thankfully, a fault with a washing machine does not have to prove costly, nor does it need to result in a new machine being required – instead, if you can diagnose the problem, the team at Buyspares will be able to help you repair and recycle your appliance, at minimal cost (saving you the expense of buying a new machine & repair is green, keeping the stuff you love in service, and out of a landfill).