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 it 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
With today’s busy lifestyles and the consumerist mindset that makes us buy unnecessary stuff, keeping our home clutter free may be a challenge. “Cleanliness makes it easier to see the details.” ― Aniekee Tochukwu Ezekiel Cleanliness of your house is as important as the cleanliness of your body. They say that a healthy body resides in a healthy mind. In order to ensure that your body is healthy, it is important that your surroundings are clean. In case you are a procrastinator when it comes
Did you know there are some easy life hacks you can use to improve your home and garden that will only cost about one dollar? Home improvement season is always on a homeowner’s mind, no matter how great the house looks, but with most people, if you mention the word “home improvement,” you probably instantly think about how much it’s going to cost. But if you’re anything like me, you will find a way to spruce up your house for next to nothing. Did you
Washing chicken could be harmful to your health, according to science. In modern times, when the running water is a luxury of every home, we often tend to wash all the food we prepare before cooking. Somehow we think that by washing the food before cooking, we make a double percussion in regards to hygiene. This especially stands for meat. No matter if we bought the meat from a local butcher or we bought packed pieces from the supermarket, we always like to wash it before cooking.