How can I dispose of my unwanted paint?

Using the environmental principles of reduce, reuse, recycle there are lots of ways you can mitigate environmental impacts. Reduce the paint you buy Reduce the amount of paint you have left over by calculating exactly how much you need for your decorating. At Dulux we have created a handy paint calculator to do this for you, but if you are in store then you need to look at the back of the paint...
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Zany housekeeping tips that’ll save you a fortune – Bathroom and Lounge

BATHROOM Clean limescale off taps Pour vinegar into sandwich bags, and attach a bag over each tap with duct tape or an elastic band, so that the limescale is submerged in the vinegar. Leave overnight. Remove the bags in the morning and wipe clean (this method is not suitable for brass or coloured fixtures). Whiten your grouting Thick bleach and an old toothbrush should get stained grouting clean....
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Make Your Home More Organized, More Attractive, and More Efficient (3)

Habits and Attitudes Learn to travel light. That way, a) you don’t have as much to carry, and b) you don’t have as big a bag to store in your house when you’re not travelling. Close the circle. This takes a little discipline — ok, a lot of discipline — but if you can build the habit of always seeing every act through to its logical end every time, it will prevent a lot of clutter. In...
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Make Your Home More Organized, More Attractive, and More Efficient

The modern home is far bigger than the home of just 30 years ago – and far more cluttered! How can that happen Basically, our demand for stuff is outstripping our ability to buy space. Questions about runaway consumerism aside, what all this excess stuff means for most of us is more time spent maintaining our living spaces to keep some semblance of order in our lives. Most of us don’t want...
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How to remove urine…

How to remove urine… From carpets: Sponge with cold water and blot dry, then use carpet shampoo, adding a little disinfectant to the rinse water. If the smell lingers, try a deodorising spray. From washable fabrics: Rinse, then machine wash as normal. Read more cleaning tips here… From mattresses: You need a measuring cup, tablespoon, funnel, and spray bottle. 8 ounces/237 ml...
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Help on house clearance due to death

This site has a lot of useful information on it if a relative has died leaving no money in their estate to help pay for clearing their home, whether it was owned by them or not, funeral costs, etc. Go to the website by clicking here – Money Saving Expert
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