September 7, 2018 | Dishwasher Repair Help & Advice |
Having a dishwasher makes light work of washing dishes, giving more time in the day for other tasks. They are also convenient as they not only wash dishes but dry them too, so job done with minimal effort! However, the dishwasher can also be put to use washing other household items and accessories, not just dishes. Find out more about just some of the items you might never have thought of washing in the dishwasher.
August 23, 2018 | Appliances and Appliance Care |
If you are looking for a natural cleaner to use for cleaning jobs around the home, a lemon could do just the job. The citrus fruit not only deodorises with its fresh smelling scent but is also easy to implement into cleaning tasks, with no harsh chemicals involved. Find out how lemons can be used in everyday cleaning.
August 16, 2018 | Appliances and Appliance Care |
Let’s face it, ironing is a chore that we could do without. It’s time-consuming and tedious and sometimes a large pile of ironing never seems to go down, no matter how many hours you have been trying to tackle it. We can’t say these tips will make your ironing less of a menial task but they might help it get done quicker!
August 6, 2018 | Cooking & Kitchen |
All year round and particularly in the hot summer weather your fridge keeps foods fresh to help stop them perishing. However, there are foods which we may keep in the fridge but are best kept out. Take a look at a few and reasons why.
July 27, 2018 | Car & Travel Tips |
As the schools have now broken up and we are well into the summer months, summer holiday season is now in full swing. If you’re travelling abroad and dreading the packing (let’s face it, who doesn’t) we have some useful packing tips to make the process a bit easier and hopefully less stressful!
July 12, 2018 | Fun Tips |
As summer has officially arrived, hot foods that kept you sustained in the previous months don’t seem as appealing. Drinking plenty of water a day can also seem daunting, however there are a number of foods that have a naturally high water content and can help keep you cool. They are also healthy for you too!
June 7, 2018 | Gardening Tips & Advice |
Sure to be a talking point with guests and a unique way to feature your plants. If you’re looking to make a statement with the plants in your garden, draw some inspiration from these DIY planters.
May 16, 2018 | Gardening Tips & Advice |
Spring is in full bloom, with its abundance of flowers and colourful tree blossoms, signalling that summer isn’t far away. Unfortunately spring also brings unwelcome plants in the form of weeds, taking up space and sprouting in areas around the home like the patio and garden. They also cause allergies and some like giant hogweed are notorious for being difficult to remove. If you don’t want to use chemical sprays and solutions, there are natural alternatives you can try, which might just work before more decide to sprout up. Learn more about what natural products you can use.
April 26, 2018 | Appliances and Appliance Care |
Not the most difficult of tasks but an important one nonetheless. When putting our shopping away in the fridge we tend to just place it on a shelf wherever there is free space. However, to keep foods fresh and to stop the risk of contamination, there is a method to which particular foods should be placed onto which shelves. Learn more about the organisation of fridge food!
April 20, 2018 | Personal Care |
On days with higher temperatures, the glorious sunshine can also bring high pollen counts. For hay fever sufferers this can mean symptoms such as itchy and puffy eyes, a runny nose, headaches, a dry and itchy throat and shortness of breath. Preventative measures can be taken with an antihistamine and nasal sprays but there are other ways to help combat the effects of pollen. Take a look at these top tips to prevent hay fever from ruining your summer days.