Your Bed May Be Home To Thousands Of Squirming Dust Mites (Graphic Video)

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Warning: The video above may be considered graphic A gruesome video from Ohio State University Acarology Lab shows how bedding can become the perf...

Laundry Jedi Teaches Us How To Fold Fitted Sheets And We're Forever Grateful

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 26.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle

We thought it was impossible to fold fitted sheets neatly but the woman in the video above has well and truly enlightened us. The unnamed laundry J...

This Is The Right Way To Pick Up Broken Glass

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 06.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you don't clean up glass correctly you could be left with sharp, dangerous shards around your home. And no one wants that. In the above video...

How Dirty Are You? Take This Hygiene Quiz To Find Out

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 15.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Us Brits are a mucky bunch. The average UK adult has over 10 million bacteria on their hands, in comparison to just 33,000 found on public surface...

How To Remove Beetroot Stains From Your Hands After Cooking

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 07.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Nothing brightens up a salad like beetroot, but it also tends to stain our hands when we cook with it. While purple may be a nice colour for food,...

Behold! The Hidden Poo Nightmare Lurking In Your Car

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Think the inside of your car is clean? Think again, sunshine. According to cleaning guru Kim Woodburn, your car is something of a hygiene nightmare...

Simple Ways To Get Rid Of Tough Stains Like Ketchup And Grass

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

With BBQs, trips to the park and beach days on the cards, summer has the potential to be a very fun, but very messy time of year. But never fear, t...

Life Hack: Clever Trick To Avoid Grubby Tile Grouting

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 21.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you own a white wax candle then you're fast on your way to having gleaming grouting between your bathroom tiles. Or so this video from Rumble su...

Good Mums Have Sticky Floors!

Kerry Gibb | Posted 17.05.2015 | UK Parents
Kerry Gibb

Yes it may look a bit messy when you pop round for a cuppa but that isn't because I have sat on my backside watching day time tv all day. It is because I have spent time playing with my kids, helping them with their homework, or preparing a family meal for us all to sit round the table and eat later.

9 Genius Uses For Toothpaste You Need To Try

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Toothpaste is designed to keep your pearly-whites clean and gleaming. But did you know that it also, inadvertently, holds the key to domestic blis...

How To Clean Your Toilet Using Coca Cola

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Who needs bleach when you can clean your toilet with Cola? Simply splash your fizzy beverage around the pan, scrub with your toilet brush, et voil...

15 Spring-Cleaning Hacks For People Who Really Hate Cleaning

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 03.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

We love the longer days and ever-growing sunshine of spring. The downside to all this natural light is that the muck in our houses shows up all th...

5 Reasons You Shouldn't Feel Guilty For Having A Cleaner

Samantha Baines | Posted 13.04.2015 | UK Comedy
Samantha Baines

I have a cleaner and I feel guilty. There I have said it. I have written this article to convince myself that I am not wasting money and being lazy and that maybe I am not the only one that feels this way.

This Is How Often You Should Be Showering...

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 16.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you love nothing more than having a shower - or five - on a daily basis then you could be putting your health at risk. Following on from our pre...

Time to Declutter: My Minimalist Start to 2015

Helen Louise Moores | Posted 05.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Helen Louise Moores

I realise that clearing out a few rooms is only a baby step towards making real changes but it's certainly a step in the right direction. Hopefully it will mean I can start focusing my time on what's really important - my family, my health and my personal goals.

How Coke Can Make For A Great Toilet Cleaner

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When you’ve finished eating dinner, don’t chuck your leftover food away - use it to clean the dishes. That’s right, some of the most basic fo...

Paying the Living Wage: How Transparency Makes It Happen

Charlie Mowat | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Politics
Charlie Mowat

In my last blog, I wrote about how the minimum wage should be legally increased to living wage levels. Since then, the living wage has remained on my ...

You're Doing Your Laundry All Wrong...

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If your idea of doing laundry is bunging a load of broadly similar looking items on a 40-degree wash and hoping for the best, it’s not just your clo...

Seven Signs You Are Becoming Worryingly Domesticated

Jess Paterson | Posted 16.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jess Paterson

You browse the cleaning aisle like you used to browse beauty counters. With that willingness to believe, that hope springing eternal, that thrill of the chase. But it's not your face that you want to look brighter, fresher, younger, more radiant. It's your toilet.

Why You Should Pour This Down Your Toilet (And Other Genius Cleaning Hacks)

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When you've just spent the best part of an hour trying to scrub the mildew off your bathroom tile grouting, or the water marks off your shower screen,...

Your Carpet Is A Cesspit Of Poo, Urine, Vomit And Tar And You Don't Even Know It

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Us Brits are a right mucky bunch - a new study has revealed a shocking amount of us live extremely unhygienic lives and are putting our heath at risk ...

Top 10 Spring Cleaning Tips

Sigrid Daniel | Posted 15.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sigrid Daniel

Once a month, do a spring clean on a room, so that those dustballs hiding away in the corners can be uncovered and dealt with.

Create Some Time This Easter Weekend

Sigrid Daniel | Posted 15.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sigrid Daniel

When you are both working, and you have children - plus maybe a commute or children's activities to get to, by the time working parents get home at the end of a long day, there is precious little energy left to tackle the laundry basket, clean up after the dog and cook a fresh meal from scratch.

Allow Your Home to Spring Back to Life With These Cleaning Tips

Chris Mayhew | Posted 18.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Chris Mayhew

I know it has been a long time coming but after one of the coldest and longest winters on record it looks like spring is finally here; rejoice! However, your excitement may be short-lived when you remember that spring is not just synonymous with new born animals and budding daffodils but the dreaded spring cleaning also.

Declutter Your Space, Declutter Your Mind

Jayne Morris | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jayne Morris

Statistics show we're making more purchases and accumulating more clutter in our lives than ever before. In a society that continues to support excessive production of short-lived, disposable items, it is not just our closets that are jam-packed.