Cleaning

Suggestions to polish a bronze lamp
Suggestions to polish a bronze lamp
Cleaning
When it comes to old bronze pieces almost all collectors prefer the bright aspect of bronze rather than the oxidized one. The brightness of a polished bronze lamp can be affected during time if there is too much sun or dampness in the room. There ...

Vinegar for cleaning your coffee maker
Vinegar for cleaning your coffee maker
Cleaning
Your coffee tastes like dirt and you don’t have anything to clean your coffee maker with? I have a simple solution for your problem: clean it with vinegar. Here are some easy steps to regain your delicious cup of coffee: Throw away any old co ...

Tips for removing oil and grease from concrete
Tips for removing oil and grease from concrete
Cleaning
Driveway or garage oil stains are quite a nuisance for everybody. In order to get rid of them and make your garage floor look nicer, use a simple home remedy.              Suggestions: Put some sawdust or cat litter on the grease stain to ...

Lysol disinfectant spray - flammable and irritable
Lysol disinfectant spray - flammable and irritable
Cleaning
Lysol spray is a disinfectant used to destroy many types of germs. But, at the same time, the product may be some kind of dangerous for your family and house. Always take care if you use any chemical product around your home. Flammable Neve ...

Cat urine odor removal
Cat urine odor removal
Cleaning
Although they are very nice pets, cats sometimes urinate in forbidden places, leaving an unpleasant and strong odor behind. If cats’ owners do not clean an urine spot immediately, the smell gets throughout the entire house. Using only fresh water ...

Bleach - dangerous if inhaled
Bleach - dangerous if inhaled
Cleaning
Every housewife keeps in her bathroom, kitchen or laundry room a bottle containing bleach. Used for cleaning and disinfecting, bleach can produce a series of unpleasant effects if inhaled. Solutions to prevent inhaling One can inhale the fu ...

Instructions to remove urine from a mattress
Instructions to remove urine from a mattress
Cleaning
Cleaning a mattress containing urine is not such a difficult task as some people believe. It is very important to clean the urine stains right away and try to eliminate the odor. If you follow some simple instructions you will see that a mattr ...

Instructions to remove hard water stains from glass
Instructions to remove hard water stains from glass
Cleaning
We often notice on our glass and shower doors stains produced by hard-water which look like soap scrums. Having a high concentration of dissolved minerals such as magnesium and calcium, hard-water produces stains that cannot be removed with a com ...

Ways of cleaning permanent marker from clothes
Ways of cleaning permanent marker from clothes
Cleaning
When a permanent marker gets in contact with our clothes, it stains them. Just washing the clothes is not enough to get rid of the mark even when one uses the washing machine. Different fabrics need different remedies to get rid of the marker sta ...

Facts about mildew cleaning
Facts about mildew cleaning
Cleaning
Mildew can grow anywhere there is a nice, warm temperature, humidity and shade. It can be easily removed by with bleach solution. Mix one part bleach with 3 parts water. You can also add a little detergent. Let the solution sit over the affected ...