Can You (And Should You) Paint Laminate Flooring?

Laminate flooring is an extremely durable, easy to install, and budget-friendly flooring solution, which is available in a wide variety of designs, colours, and...

Can You Dry Clothes Outside in the Winter?

Washing your clothes is just one of those repetitive, mundane chores that you can’t get away from. While it doesn't involve that much work...

13 Things You Should Never Put in a Microwave

When the microwave was first invented, I’m sure there were plenty of sceptics around, questioning its safety.  Since then, we’ve learned that microwaves are indeed...

Collapsible Laundry Baskets for Those Who Invariably Leave Theirs Lying Around

There used to be a time when I loved doing laundry - separating our loads, loading the washer, arranging items according to size on...

8 Best Soup Makers to Warm Up a Miserable Day in No Time

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11 Toasters that Turn Every Morning into a Good One

In my book, the toaster is without a doubt one of the best small kitchen appliances you can choose to have in your home. True,...

How Accurate are Bathroom Scales?

If you like to keep track of your weight using bathroom scales, you have probably asked yourself how accurate they really are. Does the...

Why Does My Kettle Water Taste Metallic?

If you’ve noticed your morning cup of tea or coffee suddenly tastes a bit off, perhaps even metallic, you are probably not imagining it....

How Often Should You Wash Each Item of Clothing?

We all want to make sure that our clothes both last long, and remain clean and well-preserved. Knowing how often we need to wash...

What Do the Numbers on a Toaster Mean?

If you own a toaster, you have probably asked yourself many times what the numbers on a toaster actually mean. Do they have something...

How to Clean Vertical, Venetian, Horizontal, Roller and Every Other Kind of Blinds

I don’t know about you, but dusting has always been a chore I found tiresome. While it’s definitely much less of a workout than...

How to Clean a Toaster in 8 Easy Steps

Whether you love it or merely like it, toast can be an absolute lifesaver in the mornings (in the evenings, in the middle of...

How to Clean Bathroom Tiles (Even When You Absolutely Don’t Want To)

We are all fairly familiar with my love of doing the dishes by now. However, I’m not sure if I’ve ever spoken about my...

Can You Put Shoes in the Dryer? 

When you wash your shoes, you’ll naturally want them to dry as soon as possible. In the summer, this may be achieved by a...

Does 100% Polyester Shrink?

Polyester is a popular, versatile fabric that is used to make everything from clothing to pillowcases, curtains, even toys. It also happens to have...

Can You Leave Wet Laundry in the Washer Overnight?

We’ve all done it: forgot the washing machine had stopped a few hours back and left a load of wet laundry in there overnight.  If...

How Long is a Toilet Paper Roll?

Are you familiar with the sinking feeling that accompanies sitting down to do your business on the toilet only to discover there is no...

How Long Does a Washing Machine Take to Wash Clothes?

Laundry is a hassle for most of us, even though we have the help of highly efficient washing machines and tumble dryers. Waiting for...

Can Ceramic Go In The Oven? Is It Oven-Safe?

When buying cookware, we don’t always pause to consider whether it is oven-safe. We are then left with a dilemma in the middle of...

What Spin Speed Should I Use on a Washing Machine?

Modern washing machines are incredibly intelligent. They offer various wash cycles and spin speeds, and some of them are even smart enough to choose...

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