Some of you are at a loss about why washing your hands is so important, and this is one reason for the spread of past germs and viruses. Now that Covid-19 is rapidly spreading across the globe, we have to learn the proper hygienic measures. This, among other steps, means learning how to wash your hands. What exactly are we removing? When we wash our hands, we are removing microbes, organisms that could cause disease. We are also removing germs which are pathogens which are
Do the burnt logs in your fireplace frustrate you? Is clearing them a hassle? Why not knock on wood, and burn it? There are more uses for wood ash than you may think. Combusted wood has its place in both the home and the garden. We'll show you how to turn this disintegrated object into something useful. What Is Wood Ash? Wood ash is the residue from combusting wood. It is what's left behind when we burn wood in fireplaces. Industrial power plants produce it
That chalky white substances on your pots, pans, and pipes are unsightly and seem to stay there forever. We explain what it is and how it gets onto your cooking utensils. This article also has a few tips to help you remove limescale from them. What is limescale? You'll find limescale on your kitchen utensils and the inner surfaces of old metal pipes. This chalky deposit hardens once the water in them evaporates. Limescale builds up when calcium bicarbonate mixes with hot water and carbon dioxide.
Stress is something that we all experience from time to time. While undoubtedly unpleasant, stress is simply part of the human condition and something we can’t always avoid. However, there are ways we can deal with these stressful feelings as they come. We can even take steps to get rid of the stress in our daily lives. If you find yourself experiencing frequent bouts of stress, below are a few tips to get rid of it. Let's take steps to lead a healthier lifestyle! Identify
When you hear about air pollution, you usually associate it with outdoor air. But what about the indoor air pollution? The air quality indoors at home, in the office, or in other buildings is even poorer than the air outdoors, according to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). This is where indoor air pollution comes into play. Your home may be polluted by volatile chemicals from cleaners and perfumes, lead in dust, fire-retardants, formaldehyde, and other pollutants from carpet cleaners, furniture, paint, mattress, electronics,
When you declutter your home, you put your thoughts in order too. Don’t believe me? In fact, there is scientific evidence that a messy house is bad for your mental state. Take a good, hard look around your home. Is it clean and tidy? Or is it, like many modern homes, piled high with bits of paperwork, miscellaneous tech devices, chargers, laundry, ironing, school books, and a million other items? If you fall into the latter category, you need to declutter your home as living
Cleaning is never easy and it takes a lot of effort. You may be wondering, how to clean your house fast? Here is an illustrated step-by-step guide. Cleaning requires an enormous amount of time which you always run short off in your busy schedules. You work long hours and simply can’t get around to household tasks that seem to keep piling up. Learn how to clean your house fast now! The Tools You Need (the artillery) 1. Music: Music keeps you in mood and in
Are you a forever busy mom who desperately needs smart ways to ease her load? Here you will find cleaning hacks and some cooking tips too. There are ways to cut the time spent on chores, yet keep your home looking Martha Stewart-friendly. 7 insanely clever cooking hacks that will make you a kitchen star Do you want to make your family drool over your meals, yet feel too stressed up to make them? Here are some ways to prepare delicious meals without headaches. And