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

Samantha Baines | Posted 12.02.2015 | 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.

The Art Of Unfriending

Sophie Kilbey | Posted 03.02.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Sophie Kilbey

Take action, brave, kind, misused people. Unfriend these fare weather friends, you're worth better than that!

Teach Your Offspring A Strong Work Ethic Whilst Maintaining Spotless Floors!

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK

It first surfaced in 2008 as a clever spoof, but the Baby Mop is back and it’s REAL! Yes, busy parents can combine baby’s development with hou...

Spotless Homes Don't Help Prevent Allergies

PA | Posted 03.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A rise in allergies is not caused by being too clean but by losing touch with mostly harmless organisms which scientists call "old friends", a study h...

WATCH: The Dog Who Tidies Up Your House

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 08.03.2012 | UK Comedy

Before you buy your own pet pooch, you keep seeing the perfect dog walking down the street. Normally they're just being adorable, snuggling up to thei...

How Do You Split Your Household Chores?

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 28.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to the division of domestic duties, traditional gender stereotypes still prevail, a survey has revealed. Women spend 85 minutes a da...

Return To Young Ones Era: Four In Five Students Admit To Living In 'Filthy Conditions'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 05.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Students are harking back to the seedy days of the BBC's 'Young Ones' era of bad hygiene, as a new report reveals a third arrive at university without...

Why it's Scientifically Impossible for my House to be Tidy

Emily Organ | Posted 17.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Emily Organ

I once read that you can never have all the planes in the world on the ground at the same time because there isn't enough space in airports for them a...

Is it Wrong to pay Immigrants £6 to Clean Your Filth?

Jenni Davies | Posted 07.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Jenni Davies

Households blessed with a weekly cleaner are usually filled with replenished fruit bowls, ice machines, net curtains, shoe racks, combi boilers, plasmas and power showers

Do 'Good' Mothers Create bad Husbands?

Katie Keating | Posted 21.10.2011 | UK
Katie Keating

I have been pondering this for quite some time, does being a 'good' mother to your son in turn make him become a bad husband? In my opinion - YES! ...

Men: It's Time to Man Up... and Conquer the Kitchen

Collette Walsh | Posted 01.10.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Collette Walsh

The truth is that men are only doing 27 minutes more housework a day than they did 10 years ago. That's an extra three minutes or so a day built up over a decade. Whoopee doo! Hardly revolutionary.

Healthy Eating, Gorgeous Flowers and Some Pillow Talk

Aggie MacKenzie | Posted 28.09.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Aggie MacKenzie

My title may be a tad titillating but I guarantee this information will serve you well as temperatures rise...