#Cleaning

Extreme Cleaners: Daily Dealings With Death

Kirsty Bosley | Posted 19.09.2016 | UK
Kirsty Bosley

When I saw that How Clean Is Your Crime Scene was filed under 'popular' on Netflix, it got me thinking. The documentary follows cleaners in California...

Halving What You Own for a Clutter-Free Life

Hazel Newhouse | Posted 24.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Hazel Newhouse

Are you sick of constantly tripping over toys, piles of unworn clothes and things-that-really-should-have-been-put-away-weeks-ago? Then maybe like us, you need to have a serious declutter...

Ten Uses for Baby Wipes

Frances Taylor | Posted 12.05.2016 | UK Parents
Frances Taylor

Before you know it, rather than going downstairs and retrieving more traditional cleaning apparatus, the bathroom floor was dust-free, shiny and smelling of Pampers sensitive (which don't smell of much at all really).

An Alarming Number Of Brits Never Vacuum Their Carpets

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 21.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Roughly half a million Brits have never vacuumed their carpets, a new survey has revealed. This is not only gross, but it also means a lot of people a...

Your Washing Machine May Be Making You Ill - Here's How Often To Clean It

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 14.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Almost one in five Brits never clean their washing machine, putting them at risk of bacteria such as E. coli and Staphylococcus aureus, a new survey h...

How To Fold A Fitted Sheet

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 14.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Some things are sent to try us, and by "things", we mean fitted sheets. If you can fold one of the pesky elasticated linens neatly, you're a better pe...

The Note This Hotel Guest Found In His Room Will Make You Shudder

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 13.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Sometimes it's better not to think about what happened in your hotel room before you got there. A hotel visitor has shared a note they found in their...

Keep Your Yoga Mat Super Fresh This Homemade Spray

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When was the last time you cleaned your yoga mat? With the amount of sweat, dirt, hair, oil and other gross bacteria lurking on your mat, it's recomme...

How To Remove Armpit Stains From Clothes

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 11.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

No one wants to walk around with armpit stains, but removing the mixture of sweat and old deodorant from clothes can be difficult. Thankfully, the tea...

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 15.05.2016 | 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...