Five Accessories You Need When You Hire a Garbage Chute for an Apartment Renovation

If you are renovating an upper-level apartment, you need to get creative about waste disposal through that project. Hiring a garbage chute is a convenient option, made even easier with the right accessories. In addition to hiring the chute, here's what else you need: 1. Window Brackets To ensure your chute is held tightly in place, you need window brackets. If you do a lot of upper-level renovation projects, you can buy your own chute -- because chutes break down into parts, they are relatively easy to store. [Read More]

Ignored Items in Your Home during Cleaning

It is safe to say that cleaning is probably not your favourite past time. There are most likely much more enjoyable activities that you would love to be partaking in besides spending your time cleaning up around the house. And with so many different areas and items within your home that require cleaning, it is easy to forget a few things on your cleaning to-do list. Toilets, carpets and appliances in your home often get the most attention, but in order for your entire home to be clean, it is time that you added a few items to your regular cleaning routine. [Read More]

How To Remove Tar From Your Carpet

On a hot summer's day, the road surface and pavement outside your house can begin to melt.  Although the smell of hot tar is always evocative of summertime, the end result can be a sticky mess of tar trodden into your carpet from someone's shoes!  Fortunately, you can get rid of tar stains from your carpet relatively quickly and easily using products you'll already have in your kitchen cupboards.  Read on to find out how. [Read More]

Four Reasons to Get Professional Carpet Cleaning After Your Dog Has Been Ill on the Carpet

If your dog has been ill on your carpet, you can scrub it up and forget it, or you can consider calling a professional about emergency carpet cleaning. Professional cleaning uses heat and chemicals to fully remove the feces, vomit or other stains from your dog. Here's why it's important to get your carpet as clean as possible: 1. Vomit with zinc phosphide can make humans ill The risk associated with dog vomit varies depending on why your dog is vomiting. [Read More]