When it comes to cleaning, most of us simply ignore cleaning the toilet tank. And here pops the question: what’s to clean in there? Well, I challenge you to remove the toilet tank lid and take a look! You will be surprised of all the mold spore collection inside the toilet tank! While neglecting the amount of mold inside...
Soap scum on glass shower doors is real nuisance, don’t you think? It makes your shower look disgusting, even if you clean it. But how can you keep your glass shower doors look shiny without any sign of hard water on them? Well, it’s a question that I’ve been asking myself for several weeks until I found the perfect...
Sometimes you can’t prevent it! Mold and mildew appears in most American bathrooms because the area is constantly warm and moist creating the perfect environment for bacteria and fungi growth. It’s extremely gross to see mold in a place that is supposed to be hygienic, and at the same time is a real danger for your health. Breathing mold...
It’s well-known the reason of black mold appearance, but what causes its growth on the window sill? Well, the exact same reason: moisture! If outside moisture finds its way onto the sill, black mold will appear immediately unless you don’t dry the wood. Most water vapors will not condense unless there is a cold surface and often this surface is...
The same old cold season problem faced by most drivers: interior condensation. I honestly can tell you that it became a habit in wiping the windshield every morning with a kitchen roll, but it’s quite messy and expensive. So, in order to prevent condensation inside the car, I decided to make a brief research in how to stop condensation and...
If mold start growing on your bathroom or kitchen ceiling it might be a sign of poor ventilation. As steam and water vapor get trapped in the bathroom or kitchen will condense on the ceiling causing a damp spot which is perfect for mold and bacteria growth. Well, I learned this the hard way. Since I don’t have a...
Rust pipes are a common problem in most American homes. When exposed to damp environment, metal pipes can develop rust which may ruin it entirely by eating through the ferrous metal. How can I deal with rusted pipes? The best way to deal with rust is to prevent it by keeping metal surfaces dry. Of course, this is not always...
Last week, I noticed a bulging on my bedroom wall accompanied by dampness. More precisely, on the wall behind the headboard near the pipes and I freaked out. I live in an apartment building and that particular wall is always cold even if it has a strong isolation. As temperatures lately dropped in thermometers, I turned on the heating...
Everyone has experienced black mold at some point in their lives. This dangerous fungus grows in damp, dark and isolated spaces, such as the bathroom. To make matters worse, mold can hide behind the walls making it even harder to remove. Leaving black mold to develop can cause serious health problems such as asthma and other respiratory tract disorders....
Cleaning the house shouldn’t be a difficult task since there are a lot of options available. For instance, ammonia is one of the most powerful cleaning products in your arsenal which often plays a second fiddle to bleach. No one should underestimate the power of this affordable, multipurpose household product that can easily be used to clean countertops, floors,...