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7 Grime-Busting Foods For Cleaning Your Home

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Let’s face it, sometimes we find ourselves running out of the essentials; soap, the good bleach, a fully-formed and fresh duster (without the obligatory stains and threadbare holes: is it just me?!) and polish etc; leaving us with the option of either heading down to the local shop, or simply ‘making do.’ Well, the good… Read More

Commonly Overlooked Areas When Cleaning

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Busy schedules often act as the perfect excuse for skipping out on household cleaning. The temptation is to think, ‘I’ll do that little bit there when I clean next week’ or, ‘I’ll just focus on these areas today, I’m strapped for time.’ And lo and behold, a thick coating of dust forms on neglected areas. However, there… Read More

Overly Clean Homes Responsible for the Rise of Allergies?

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The theory that overly clean homes are responsible for the rise of allergies, asthma, hay fever and other autoimmune system disorders has been around for quite some time. First presented by British professor of epidemiology David Strachan in the late 1980s, the so-called hygiene hypothesis argues that lack of exposure to dirt and germs during… Read More

World’s Most Dangerous Cleaning Jobs

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Feature Image: Photo credit – Yevhenni Chulovskyi / Shutterstock.com   We’ve taken a look at some of the world’s most dangerous cleaning jobs. From scaling buildings to swimming with sharks; these cleaners certainly have guts!   High Rise Window Cleaner According to skynews.com, ‘Window cleaning is the most dangerous job in the UK, while being a… Read More

Clean your way to success with 5 useful apps

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Day to day life consists of running around like a headless chicken. Running around dropping off your children at play dates, doing a weekly food shop, cooking and working is a lot to take in when you’re a working parent. Household cleaning is a tedious task and we don’t seem to stop complaining about it.… Read More

How to Bring Hay fever to a Halt in your Home

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Sniffly nose? Itchy skin? Sneezing all over the place? Yep, it’s that time of year again. Spring is the worst time for a hay fever sufferer, and according to scientists, this year is one of the worst yet; with the pollen count being particularly high, as a hay fever sufferer you’re probably very uncomfortable. Why… Read More

£1billion a year cleaning up Britain: What a load of rubbish!

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Pardoning the play on words; £1billion a year cleaning up Britain: What a load of rubbish! The figure, published in an article in the independent.co.uk, makes for a worrying statistic. Furthering this concern, “of the 825,000 reported cases of fly-tipping that were made; only 2,000 convictions were actually carried out.” But why does this really… Read More