I live in a rental and the kitchen flooring has linoleum. Linoleum is long lasting and durable over time, and also cheap, making it the best floor covering, especially for rentals. However, linoleum needs a good maintenance in order to keep it looking fresh and clean, otherwise it will turn yellow. Why is linoleum turning yellow over time? This floor covering...
When I first heard about Magic Erasers, I remember running to the store and purchasing one to try it out. So, when I got home, I started using it on about everything: I scrubbed the marker out of the wall, removed scuff marks from baseboards, removed scuff marks from white sneakers, cleaned burnet pans and my glass stove top,...
To be honest, I never appreciated toilet fizzers, until I moved in with my boyfriend into an apartment with only one bathroom. So, toilet deodorizers have become my best friend and I can say that I am an expert in homemade toilet fizzers. As any other expert, I tried all sort of toilet bomb recipes with different scents, and I...
You might think that removing rust from a shower rod is an unnecessary task when you can easily replace it. But, only imagine how much money you will spend on replacing shower rods - they will catch rust at some point – when you can easily invest your money in something else. Don’t raise your eyebrows if your shower...
A stuck zipper is really annoying – just imagine a cold and windy day and your coat won’t zip up! At some point, we all end up with a stiff zipper. I went visiting my aunt and uncle last week in Valdez, Alaska and packet my ski suit along with other winter clothes, because it’s freezing out there. It was...
Wondering how to clean those small crevices or how to remove those breadcrumbs from the keyboard? Well, I stopped wondering months ago when I found the perfect way in removing dust from hard to reach places like remote control, keyboard, piano keys, car, and so on. This is my new “Cleaning Angel” due to its sticky consistency that grabs...
I live in small town near Boston where most people know each other. So, one evening, me and my friends went for some drinks to the local bar and hangout. Since I left the bar a little bit dizzy, I decided to leave my car in the parking lot and come back to get it first thing in the...
I am the queen of my castle and my throne is the kitchen, better said in front of the stove. It seems that there’s the perfect place for a queen to rule her kingdom, commonly known as home! On the other hand, I enjoy cooking for my family and treating them with a “goodie” once in a while! But,...
Everyone make mistakes once in a while, including my husband! Last month, we decided to repaint the walls – our home needed a new spark. So, we arm ourselves with the necessary tools and many paint cans, and go Johnny, go! I was expecting to wipe paint stains from the hardwood flooring and other home appliances, but I didn’t expected...
Sleeping on feathers! Priceless! The smooth and fluffy texture of feather pillows makes you sleep like an angel, and you won’t end with a neck pain the next day. But the biggest disadvantage of feather pillows is that they are hard to clean. They need special care tips, otherwise you may risk ruining the smooth texture of feathers. Over time,...