Keeping Your Home Super Clean

  • Handy Tips for Getting Your Clothes Clean and Looking Their Best

    26 September 2017

    The way you launder your clothes will greatly affect how they look, and how long they last before they need mending or outright replacement. Just tossing all your clothes into the washing machine without worrying about the right way to care for certain materials and garments and without worrying about detergent, water temperature and other such details is a good way to actually ruin your entire wardrobe! Note a few handy tips for getting your clothes clean and for making them look their best, while also protecting them from damage.

  • Things to Consider Before You Choose a Window Cleaner

    26 September 2017

    If it's been some time since your windows were thoroughly cleaned, it's the sort of task that you might want to farm out to a professional. Hiring a window cleaning company is the easiest solution for gleaming, streak-free windows, and yet it's not always a case of simply hiring the first company that pops up in a Google search. Window cleaning can be a specialised task depending on the specifics of the job, and so there are a few things you need to ascertain first.

  • 4 Living Habits That Will Make Bond Cleaning Easier

    22 August 2017

    Bond cleaning is carried out when your lease is up and you want to move from your rental property. It is your responsibility to ensure that the house is in as-good or better condition than you found it when you moved in. Any damage or failure to clean can make the property manager/landlord choose to retain all or part of your bond money. Apart from cleaning the house just before leaving, here are a few practices that can help you maintain the property in top-notch condition to reduce the amount of work that needs to be done upon exit.

  • Don't Forget These Details When Considering Your Commercial Cleaning Needs

    17 August 2017

    Before you interview any potential commercial cleaners for your business, you need to ensure that you've considered all the details of the cleaning that you'll need to have done. It can be a mistake to hire a company without making up a list of all the areas and surfaces that you expect to have cleaned, as you might be disappointed to find that certain items in the office have been overlooked.

  • Should You Put Garbage Chutes in the Building You Are Designing? 5 Questions to Consider

    19 July 2017

    Designing or building an apartment building? There are a lot of decisions you need to make, and one of them concerns garbage chutes. Should you put in a garbage chute? If so, which type should you use? Here are some points and questions to consider as you make your final decision. 1. Would a Chute Make Life Easier for Tenants? When putting together an apartment building, you want to make it as comfortable for tenants as possible, and a garbage chute may be part of that effort.

  • Why Your Next Spring Cleaning Job Could Be So Much Easier

    21 June 2017

    Spring is around the corner and soon it will be time to clean up your home to get rid of your winter of discontent. It's great to be able to fling open the doors and windows and air everything out and to get rid of all of the muck and grime that's been traipsed into the home by your two- and four-legged friends. You may be planning to steam clean your carpet as one major task, but did you know that you can also steam clean your tile and grout as well?

  • Three Emergencies that Call for Residential Rubbish Removal

    20 June 2017

    When your home is your pride and joy, it's difficult to imagine it falling into disrepair. Unfortunately, there are occasions where you need an emergency spring clean, including disrespectful tenants, relatives arriving at short notice, and sprucing it up for a property appraisal. On each of these occasions, a residential rubbish removal service can make the problem better. Your tenants have trashed your property While most tenants are mindful of the need to keep their surroundings clean, some fall short of their usual duties.

  • Answering Some Commonly Asked Questions About Body Corporate Management

    19 June 2017

    When a group of people are all legal owners of a property, such as an apartment complex or office complex, they are called a body corporate. It is their responsibility, as a group, to maintain that property and ensure it's safe and up to all local building codes. Many such groups hire a body corporate management company, or body corporate manager; this is a company or individual who manages many of these needed tasks for them.

  • Three tips for keeping your house clean when you have pets

    11 June 2017

    A pet cat or dog can be a wonderful addition to your household; they can serve as a great source of both companionship and fun. However, animals tend to shed, leave dirty paw prints everywhere and (even if they are toilet-trained) may be prone to having the occasional 'accident'. As such, they can leave your house looking a bit worse for wear. Here are three things you can do to combat the mess that your beloved pet creates:

  • The Trouble with Garden Rubble: What to do with the Construction Rubble in Your Garden Soil

    6 June 2017

    When you start digging in your new garden, the last thing you expect to come into contact with is a pile of construction debris. Unfortunately, because of the time and cost involved with disposing of construction waste, some builders choose to bury it on residential plots. Rubble under a garden plot or lawn prevents owners from making improvements, such as planting vegetables and even from adding structures like conservatories. But what can you do with it all?