Category: Housekeeping

fridge freezer

Buying a Fridge-Freezer – Factors to Consider and Styles

Where do you start when choosing a new fridge freezer? Sort of fridge-freezer do you want: built-in, freestanding or American-style? What space do you have it your kitchen? How big do you need it to be? Size – The type of fridge-freezer you go for might depend on the space you have. The American-style is bigger...

knives

A Shopping Guide to Varieties of Kitchen Knives

Knives – they come in so many shapes and dimensions for a main reason : they have distinct usages and purposes. Knives are one of the most used items in a kitchen, yet a lot of people still do not know how important they are. With the right knife you will find that chopping, cutting, peeling...

solar panels

7 Sun-Filled Reasons to Add Solar Power to Your Lifestyle

American stand-up comedian Dennis Miller once joked, “Why is electricity so expensive these days? Why does it cost so much for something I can make with a balloon and my hair?” When I first heard this it gave me cause to chuckle. But the more I look at my ever-increasing utility bills, the less funny it...

green plant

4 Easy and Inexpensive Steps to Go Green in the Home

When thinking of going green in the home, many thoughts go through my mind, and it can be overwhelming, especially since there are many areas to consider. It can also be costly to convert a home into an all-green environment. That alone can cause the well-intended to put the project on the back burner. However, a...

bee flowers

Organic Pest Control Makes for a Happy Yard

Nobody likes the idea of spraying harsh chemicals around their home and lawn. On the other hand, no one likes a yard full of pests and annoying insects, either. Luckily, there are ways to have the perfect yard without a lot of pesticides or toxic substances. Mostly, those are called organic pest control. Organic pest control...

waste separation

How to Avoid a Having Nasty Trash Bin

Whosoever has invented trash bins, thanks to that person because trash is definitely unpleasant. Trash is annoying when you see it scattered on the ground or even inside your bag. What would the world be if there are no trash bins? An imaginable pile of trash! An unhealthy world of dirt! A terribly wasted land! But...

home security

Security Systems and Your Family: You Can’t Afford NOT to Invest in Home Security

There was a day and time when home security was just too expensive for most people. A single person would find themselves spending a good bit of each paycheck to maintain a security system. The systems themselves were expensive and there was a cost to the installation. The monthly charges were also high and many people...

bicycles

Top Effective Measures to Prevent Bicycle Theft

Bicycles are one of the cheapest modes of transportation and it is the best means of transport especially for cities that have high traffic density. There are many benefits of using bicycle as your primary mode of transport. Some of the top advantages are that it decrease your transportation cost and helps you to get early...