We’re living in a digital age where you can switch on your lights and control your home’s temperature with a voice command. It’s a different narrative with household cleaning. Getting results mean you sometimes need to get your hands dirty. Robot vacuum cleaners have tried to make it easier to automate your cleaning chores and … Read More

Rowenta Turbo Silence Review

Founded in 1884, Rowenta has a long history of producing high-end home appliances. The Rowenta Turbo Silence fan is part of a range of premium models from the established German manufacturer, and it does live up to its name. It’s quiet enough to not be a distraction, while the Turbo mode produces enough power to … Read More

How Swamp Coolers Work (Evaporative Coolers)

If you’re the one who has to pay for electricity in your house, you are well aware of the fact that air conditioners cost a small fortune to run. Some days you can live without it but some days it just gets so hot that you absolutely NEED to run it. Bummer for your wallet. … Read More

How To Remove Soap Scum From Glass

Phew, that is a loaded question. If this is your very first time trying to clean soap scum and you’re frightened, then you should be. Just kidding. If you follow our guide, you can clean your shower with very few chemicals, very little scrubbing, and very little of your time. As a small disclaimer, everybody … Read More

How To Paint Formica Cabinets

Do you have Formica cabinets in your house and they’re starting to look a little shabby? Or, more accurately, do you have laminate cabinets in your house and they’re not looking so fresh? What a lot of people don’t know is that Formica is really just a brand name of laminate. To be fair, it’s … Read More

How To Make Distilled Water

There’s almost an infinite number of reasons why you could be in need of some distilled water right now. Perhaps you need it for medical purposes or a brand-new home aquarium! Or maybe your tap water is just so horrible, and you don’t want to have to buy bottled water every week. Or maybe, just … Read More

How To Get Permanent Marker Out Of Clothes

We’re both happy and sad that you stumbled across this article. We’re sad because if you’re here, that most likely means that you somehow have gotten permanent marker on some piece of clothing. However, we’re happy that you’re here because we think that we can help! You may be freaking out but just know that … Read More

How To Get Gum Out Of Clothes

Uh oh. If you had to google the title of this article, then that’s not a good sign. It happens to everyone at least once in their life. Just be grateful that you didn’t get the gum stuck in your hair! The last thing we want you to have to do is shave your hair … Read More

How Rent-to-Own Homes Work

You may or may not have heard of rent-to-own homes before. If you haven’t, then you’re about to learn everything you possibly need to know about them. If you have and are trying to decide whether they’re a good idea, let us help you out in this guide. In General Rent-to-own homes work similarly to … Read More

How Granite Countertops Work

Unless you’ve been living under some sort of rock (yes, we know this article is about granite and the pun was definitely intended) then you’ve probably noticed there’s been a bit of a granite craze when it comes to kitchen countertops. At least in the United States. If you’re reading this from outside of the … Read More

How To Clean A Septic Tank

Whether you’re just curious as to how the process works or are actually looking to save yourself a bit of money by doing some of the dirty work, cleaning a septic tank isn’t all that bad. Well, we won’t lie to you. It can get pretty gross. How about this – we’ll tell you exactly … Read More

How Sump Pumps Work

If you’ve ever been curious as to how a sump pump works, then wonder no longer! We are going to tell you everything you need to know about sump pumps. They’re one of those things in your home you may not have thought a ton about but are actually very important. Or maybe you just … Read More

How To Get Paint Out Of Clothes

Oh no! Out of all the things to get on a piece of your favorite clothing, paint has to be one of the worst. It’s honestly right up there with red wine. One thing that makes painting so challenging is there are so many different types of paint, each with their own cocktail with chemicals. … Read More

How Dry Cleaning Works

We are going to tackle one of life’s biggest mysteries – how does dry cleaning work? All most people know is that they drop off their delicates, their suits, their fancy dress shirts, etc. at the dry cleaners, and the next day they come back pressed, stain-free, and beautiful! It is truly a modern wonder. How … Read More

How To Shrink Clothes

If you think all the way back to your first few times doing laundry, you’ll probably remember an article or two of clothing that you shrunk but didn’t mean to. However, maybe now that you’re older and hopefully a bit wiser, you actually want to shrink a pair of pants or one of your shirts! … Read More