Tag: household cleaning

Your Biggest Household Expense

Look at your spending over the last year and you will no doubt find that, aside from your mortgage or rent, your biggest expense is food. Cutting back on how much you spend on food each week… Read more

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How to wash new teatowels

Soozie has written: “I have bought some new tea towels and dish cloths.I washed them before use but they’re no good!!! When i try to clean up water with the dish cloths or wipe the dishes with the tea towels it’s like using a plastic bag. the material doesn’t absorb the moisture. In my Nana’s…..

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Curry stain on carpet

If you have spilled some curry on the carpet, try to clean it up as soon as you can.  It is the turmeric in the curry mixture that causes the stain and the problem. Make a mixture of

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Organic oven cleaning method

Most of us are aware of and dislike intensely the awful smell of chemical oven cleaners. The good news is that you don’t need to use these cleaners.  Salt of good old baking soda and vinegar will do the trick without the chemical invasion of your kitchen. Jill Ettinger has put it very nicely here…..

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