House & Garden

If you think the toilet is the dirtiest place in your home, think again. According to few studies conducted recently, kitchen sinks can be even filthier than many bathrooms. The same applies to bathroom sinks as well. Hence, cleaning both bathroom and kitchen sink is really important. Following are few tips that will help you get your sinks sparkling again. Scrub That Dirt Out Continuous soap and water streams ‘running’ in your bathroom and kitchen sink is not enough to keep them clean. Food stains, soap deposits, water spots and rust will all build up if you do not properly clean them. How often you should scrub your sinks depends on how often they are used. Usually, a bathroom sink needs a good scrub after [&hellip

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‘A healthy outside starts from the inside’.- Robert Urich It is no secret that the juicer is one of the greatest promoters of natural and healthy lifestyle. Nutritionists claim that juicing is the quickest, easiest and tastiest way to get your seven-a-day. In fact, this is the biggest juicing advantage, as you can get your daily dose of recommended nutrients of vegetables and fruits in less than 5 minutes. The truth is, we all know the importance of having this versatile appliance, but what we do not know is how to choose the right one. The simple fact that today there is a dizzying offer of juicer models that differ in features and design, makes it hard for interested customers to get the ideal juicer [&hellip

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Our Gas Cooktop Safety Tips

By Maria Rogerson

May 5, 2015Kitchenware

Gas cooktops are the first choice of most people because they are quick to heat up and cool down when compared to electric ones. They are extremely easy to control and can respond instantly to temperature changes. But the main advantage of using a is that gas is Eco-friendly and far more cheaper than electricity. However, many people do not use cooktops properly and this can be extremely dangerous. In order to understand how to take proper care of this highly useful kitchen appliance, we have complied a list of safety tips to ensure you use your gas cooktop properly. Buying Gas Cooktop Safety must be a priority from the beginning. If you have small kids, you may want to consider buying a gas cooktop [&hellip

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Induction cooking and the use of special portable induction cookers is relatively a new culinary trend. This cooking method has been widely accepted among Australian consumers ever since it was first introduced. A growing number of homeowners switch from the traditional way of cooking using gas or electric stove tops to cooking with portable induction cookers, because of the many advantages it provides. The main benefits of cooking with portable induction cookers are: cost-efficiency; environmental protection; safer cooking; professional restaurant-quality cooking; fast cooking; reduced cleaning time. If you are not familiar with the induction method of cooking and haven’t tried it yet, we encourage you to try it and take advantage of all aforementioned benefits. Of course, you will need specially designed equipment, such as [&hellip

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Although bringing water to a boil may seem simple, it is a little more complex than you think. For example, Is there a way to do it by using less energy?; Or is there a quick and safe way to boil water? The answer to both question is yes, there is. How? With a Bodum kettle. Designed to rapidly boil water and save on energy, a Bodum kettle makes the ideal appliance for heating water for coffee, tea, instant soups, etc. So, whether you are a tea lover or a coffee enthusiast, it is your must-have small kitchen appliance. For Bodum kettle use, safety & care tips, read on. Use Remove the kettle from the base. Open the lid, fill with water and close it [&hellip

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Outdoor furniture is a great way to transform your boring backyard, patio or deck into a stunning,enjoyable entertainment area for you and your family. Available in a variety of styles, it can add comfort and functionality to any outdoor space. Add a spacious table and comfortable chairs and you can transform your dull patio into a cool and exotic dining destination. Or add a wicker sofa and a classic rocking chair (include large cushions) and transform your porch into a cozy one. When complemented with the right furniture outdoor pieces, any backyard, patio or deck can become your favorite spot for family time and gatherings with friends. Check out the following tips to help you select the right furniture outdoor pieces for your space. Careful [&hellip

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Small in size but big in practicality, small kitchen appliances have been a big help to all of us when it comes to slicing, dicing, crushing and completing other similar cooking-related tasks. They have helped us save time and effort when cooking everyday family meals or preparing big holiday feasts. Thus, keeping them clean ensures long service life and high return on the investment. Also, cleaning all small appliances regularly prevents grime and grease build-ups and ensures they are germ and bacteria free. Small appliances are normally made out of sturdy materials such as plastic, metal, glass or may be a combination of the three. Although these materials are considered highly durable, they are prone to scratches if small appliances are cleaned the wrong way. [&hellip

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If you suffer from snoring or more serious sleep disorder such as obstructive sleep apnea and use various respironics masks and other cpap devices to improve the quality of your sleep, know that air quality in your home also matters. Most common OSA culprits are extra weight, nicotine, caffeine, age and phisical inactivity, however the quality of the indoor air can also affect your OSA symptoms. Respironics cpap is a device designed to provide constant flow of air to your lungs. These respironics machines use the indoor air, therefore keeping air clean is of great importance. Here are few tips on how to improve indoor air quality and boost the performance of your respironics devices.   Clean Your Heating And Cooling Systems – People tend [&hellip

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Our tips for new bathroom look

By Steve George

July 19, 2013Kitchenware

Among all rooms in a house, a bathroom requires special cleaning treatment and different approach when it comes to renovation. Because most bathrooms have tile floors and walls, renovating one would demand more than just going to the store and picking out a color. However, bathrooms in general are not prone to frequent renovations because of high costs of new tiles, bathtub and other accessories. Moreover, space convenience is very important here and everything should be planned in detail before work gets started. You wouldn’t want to turn around while you are brushing your teeth and hitting a misplaced shelf above your head every morning. Interior design and colors are totally a matter of taste and prices vary from low to amazingly high just because [&hellip

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Nowadays, home security alarm systems are no longer a luxury, but rather a necessity. With this kind of protection, homeowners can be sure their homes are safe and secure. Also, with crime rate on the rise and so many reported robberies, growing number of people feel the need to implement precautionary measures to ensure the safety of their families. If you are among these people and are considering getting a security system for your home, consider our tips below to make the right decision. When choosing home security alarms consider your budget first. This will give you a sense of how far you can stretch. Make sure you do a thorough research on all available systems and providers and choose a reputable alarm company. They [&hellip

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