Archive for January, 2012

PostHeaderIcon Ways to keep mold and mildew away from your bathroom

Bathrooms are the one place which you would want to be sparkling clean at all times as it a place where you come to get clean and fresh yourself. So a stingy bathroom with growing molds would seriously spoil your mood. They make a bathroom dirty and leave behind stains. So here are some tips to keep your bathroom free of molds and mildew.

Make sure your bathroom is well circulated. A closed room will be a growing habitat for molds. Invest in a bathroom fan and keep your bathroom clean and dry at all times. Make sure to mop off any leftover water on floors and walls. If your basin or toilet leaks, fix it immediately. Clean and unclog your drain at least twice a week. You can use bleach as a cleaning agent-they do not let any microbe thrive. When you paint your bathroom you can always ask for mildew resistant paint designed especially for moist areas. Use these trips and your bathroom will be clean and welcoming all the time.

PostHeaderIcon Simple yet effective tip to keep your kitchen counter tops good as new

Are you the one who likes your kitchen to shine bright and look slick? Well, then you better take care of the countertops as they are the heart of the kitchen and are the most busiest places of all. Read on to know how to keep those beautiful countertops clean and clear. The first and the basic rule are to clean the table regularly. By doing this, you’ll avoid any permanent marks being made. Make sure you do it before and after use, especially in the case of liquids as they have the disposition to react chemically with the countertop materials.

Keep it a habit to use washing-up liquids that are available at any supermarket these days. In case of shiny stainless steel countertops, do not use abrasive materials to clean them up as they might damage they shiny layer. Use citrus sprays to avoid cats from jumping onto your countertops.