Tips To Keep Your Home Clutter Free

August 01, 2016  //  Posted by: Besty  //  Category: Home Care

Keeping home clutter freeMost of us have spent their entire life in a house full of clutter. You will always have your closets full, have those drawers which would not shut easily, things roaming here and there and in almost each room there would be some project which is left unfinished. Of course none of us like that but we think it’s not possible to keep your home clutter free all the time. But have you been in a situation when some guest is going to arrive suddenly and then all of your family members start keeping your home clutter free and make it in a condition which looks presentable. Yes of course all of you have been in such situation and hence this proves that if you can do it once then you can definitely keep your home clutter free.

The actual problem is not to keep your home clutter free; actually the real problem is that you don’t care about the clutter. It’s like you have been habituated in living in such a cluttered home. That’s the reason why you never realize to keep your home clutter free. Instead of being habituated in living in such a mess, you must develop systems which keep your home clutter free. If each member of your family keeps at least their room clutter free then also it becomes easy for you’re to keep your home clutter free. Here are some of the tips to keep your home clutter free.

 

  • Believe it is possible

Most of us believe that it is possible to keep your home clutter free and that’s the reason you are reading this article. The problem is you just need a little guidance to reach that point to keep your home clutter free. But there are some of you who are not so sure. You have lived in a house full of clutter for so long that or let’s say your entire life that you have left with no hope that you can live in any environment other than this. For such kind of people the first step to keep your home clutter free is to believe it totally that yes it is possible to keep your home clutter free. Always remember you will never be able to do anything if you don’t believe that you can accomplish it. Thus find hope and start with taking a small step and then go on with taking another and then another.

  • Remove the excess

Your home will be full of things and clutter will begin to be seen very easily when we collect too much of stuff. On a contrary, fewer items we own less will be the chances of making the clutter and more will be chance4s of keeping your home clutter free. Thus the first thing you should do to make your home clutter free is to remove all useless things and excessive items which are taking up our time energy and even our lives. While you are removing excess, you might also get the correct idea as to how to maintain your house in this clutter free condition. Now this excess things and clutters are

  • Too many things in a very small space.
  • Anything which is no longer in use.
  • Anything which leads in the feeling of disorganization of stuff.
  • Drawers over filled with junk of useless items like rubber bands, old batteries or old locks or papers.
  • Outdated decorative materials which are no longer useful.
  • Sentimental items which are collected since many years but having no use.
  • Books which you never use.
  • Useless things of other family members who have occupied the space of common rooms.

Remove everything from the house which can be included in the above list. Start with a small space and don’t jump over the spots like garage or attic or basement or else you will stop it right away without even starting it.

  • Keep the habit of managing your clutter

We usually think that the key to keep your home clutter free is to clean, make it clutter free and organize and keep on doing this thing. But this idea never worked out to keep your home clutter free as you were never able to complete cleaning and organizing and keeping your home clutter free in full and that’s why you were never able to restart it. Once you are done with clearing one area and start with the next, on completion of next you will find the first area cluttered again. Thus for keeping your home clutter free, you must maintain the cleared area and let it get cluttered again or your job will be never ending and you will keep on making your clutter free and yet not find it clutter free. Here are some of the habits to be developed to keep your home clutter free.

  • Clean your kitchen daily after meal.
  • Keep your daily used items at their own place after using them like books, toys, clothes and such other items.
  • Complete the incomplete project around the house fully.
  • Slow down your collection of possession

We need to consume things for living and it is inevitable part of our life and specifically in the type of society we live and our culture we keep on consuming and acquiring things. But if we can even slow down the consumption of things, it would be easier for you to manage all the mess and keep your home clutter free. For slowing down collection of things, we need to change our frame of mind. Think twice before buying any item and ask yourself these questions.

  • Is this thing really needed?
  • Do you have enough places to store these things in your home when you get back?
  • Are you buying this thing for the right reason or purpose?

These questions are not going to stop your purchase but at least you will be able to limit your purchase to specific level. Now you will buy only those things which are your necessity and which are actually needed.

Tips of Taking Care for your Home

May 13, 2016  //  Posted by: Chip  //  Category: Home Care

Tips of Taking Care for your HomeThere are many things which you need to keep in mind when it comes for the matters of dealing with the process of taking care of your home. Not only in winter of the summer but you must take proper care of your home in all the season and the whole of the year because it will provide you with many benefits which you must be availed of when it comes for the question of taking care of your home. Well, in simple words we can call it taking care of your home as the inspection of your home which will help you in reducing off your expenses which you need to spend out of your investment. I know you might be thinking that it is very difficult to deal with this stuff of taking care of your home but mark my words it is not is hard but you just need to get clear about the things and the materials which you are going to need for the matters of taking care of your home.

The further discussion in this article will help you to get the assistance of the things which you need to comply with when it comes of the question of taking care of your home. There are certain matters which you need to take in to consideration at the time of taking care of your home like the tools which you will be in need must be ready, materials, the area of the home which you are going to take care of, etc. and many more of such things which can help you in complying with the process of dealing with taking care of your home in a better manner.

Tips of taking care of your home

  • As we are going for the tips of taking care of your home, than let us start up with the basement which has been install in your home. yes, basement is considered to be the most important part of your home which you need to comply with in a better manner. As we all know that basement is considered to be as the foundation of your home and this foundation if will get weak than it can affect the stability of your home where it is being standing. Using your basement often than it is considered to be a mandate thing to go for taking care of your basement which is installed in your home. Basement is considered to be one of the storage places where you can get all the things installed which can help you in getting and managing your extra stuffs in your home. Well, managing of keeping the gas, the chimney duct which has been fixed in over there, etc. and many such of the things which you need to test for because sometimes these things can bring it up for the matter of exposure in your home.
  • Another important factor which you need to take in to consideration at the time of dealing with the process of taking care of your home is the roof which is installed in your home. Yes, roof is considered to be important factor which you need to take in to account when you are going for the taking care of your home. You should be very much careful at the time of inspecting your roof because it is considered to be and it acts as the shelter which can help the home to save up in many of the situations like from winter, summer, snowfall, etc. and it is for resistant which is considered to be the best factor. One thing which we need to take in to consideration is that we are not going to install again and again the roof in our place because installing roofing or a new roof will create it many of your costing factors which can rise up your expenditure which you haven’t thought of. Many times we observe that because of the accumulated snow on the top surface of your home, it break downs or makes cracks on the roof which results in to giving damaging effects to the roof. It is considered to be important to look for the ins and outs of the roof which is installed because it will help you in increasing the life of your home.
  • Tips of Taking Care for your HomeAs talking about the tips of taking care of your home there are many such things which you need to take in to account when you are going for it like the interiors and the exteriors of your home. interiors of your home consists of the walls, furniture, the architecture which you are installing, flooring, painting of your home, etc. and many such things and the exteriors of your home includes the landscaping of your garden, garage, the plumbing system, deck which is being installed in your home, staircases, etc. and many more of the things which are considered to be important factors which you need to take in to account at the time of dealing with taking care of your home. not only that but the attic space which is present in your home, if you do not inspect it properly than there might be chances that it can give your home to be a damaging effects which would not sound in the favour of your home and the home owners too.
  • The main aim of this article was to support you with many of the things which can help you in the matters of dealing with the tips of taking care of your home. All the criteria must be taken in top account like the basement, roofing, the interiors as well as the exteriors of your home which do not give a cumulative effect in your investment as the matters of increasing your expenditure.

 

 

How To keep Your Room Clean

May 07, 2016  //  Posted by: Besty  //  Category: Home Care, Home Improvement

Keep your room cleanKeeping your room clean might seem to you like it’s a hectic and boring job but you keep thinking that way then it would definitely become that boring and dull job. You must change your mindset and then proceed to work. You must take keeping your room clean like a game and have some fun while doing it. For keeping your room clean, you just need to change your old habits and once you change your habits you will find it easier and easier to keep your room clean. After some time, you will do it without even giving a second thought. It would be part of your routine. Thus indulge in doing the work of keeping your clean and it would become easy and comfortable. Here are some of the tips which will help you how to keep your room clean.

  • Keep the habit of making your bed before you leave for the day

Messy bed is one of the main reasons behind making your room to look dirty. So you really want to keep your room clean then develop a habit of keeping your bed clean and not messed up. This is a really small thing to do but believe me it will help you and inspire you to keep your room clean throughout the year. Make sure after cleaning your bed you don’t have tendency of throwing things on your bed. This will make your room look dirty and untidy.

  • Get radio or mp3 player or music around you while you are cleaning

Music is one such thing which if used while doing such a thing which you don’t like will divert your mind and your work will be done without even bothering you. This is helpful only if you are a music lover and music does not bother you.

  • Keep food out of your room

For keeping your room clean, one simple thing you need to do is to keep food out of your room. It is definitely very tempting to bring food all those wrappers and dishes in your room and eat it while lying on your bed but control yourself as this can make your room dirty very soon and all those efforts you put into keeping your room clean will go in vain. If you cannot hold yourself from bringing this food and stuff in the room and eat there then make sure you take all the things back as soon as you are done eating. By doing so you will be able to keep your room clean. Throw all the wrappers in trash and also bring the dishes back in kitchen and wash it off. Make sure you don’t have any leftover thrown in your room or on your bed while eating as it can attract bugs to your room and having bugs in your room is not at all a joke. It can become a serious issue.

  • Put things back to its place

Taking the things from its place is really an easy thing to do but putting it back feels like rocket science. By not putting it back at its place can make your room like trash can and you don’t like to spend time in your room. Thus develop a habit to place the things back at its original place after you use it. This will keep mess out of your room and keep your room clean. By keeping things at its place your room will never look like a disaster and you will have to worry about cleaning it as it is always clean. If you can’t get time to place everything at its place every time make a deal that at least you will do it before you go to bed. If you want to keep your room clean then you need to make sure you follow either of the one option. And if you don’t like to do so then don’t make the mess at first place only and you will not have to do things to keep your room clean.

  • Maintain

Putting everything in its place is not enough to keep your room clean, you need to take some extra effort for doing so. Along with keeping your room clean you also need to maintain it. Clean up your bookshelves, desk or other dusty surfaces. Also clean up your windows, change your curtains, and also don’t forget to change your bed sheet. This will help you to keep your room clean. After cleaning all this things also sweep the floor or vacuum the floor and mop it at least once in a week.

  • Break those habits which leads to filth

This is really an obvious thing if you want to keep your room clean. Put your dirty clothes in laundry bag instead throwing it in the cupboard or throwing it on the floor. But make sure to not to make a collection of dirty clothes in the laundry bag also clean it up on a regular base at least twice in a week. Also putting a book on the bed or on the floor after reading it is also a bad habit. Try to put it back on the book shelf and keep your room clean and tidy and organized. After you come home, you kick you shoes anywhere in any room on the floor and that’s the worst habit. Pick a fixed spot and remove your shoes at that spot only. This will definitely help you to keep your room clean. Shoes bring dust and dirt along with it in the room and hence if possible keep your shoes out when you enter you home. This will not only keep your room clean but will also keep your whole house clean. Using paper and if it is not useful crumpling it and throwing it on the floor is also one of the worst habit. Don’t throw paper here and there. Also keep the cup of coffee on the table in the room instead of putting it in the kitchen is such a habit which should be changed.

 

Getting rid of dust mites

December 05, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Home Care

home improvement ideas, home careThere are a few things that you would have to take care of when it comes to getting rid off dust mite. First of all, you will have to get the humidity of the house reduced. If the level of humidity is reduced by fifty percent, you will see that the problems of dust mites have become quite less. It is also very important that the house is kept clean.
You should get your upholstery and carpet cleaned by professionals. This will be more important when there are pets.

The drapery, upholstery and the floor should be regularly vacuumed. The bedding has to be changed every week and they should be washed with hot water. The mattresses should be cleaned up and vacuumed as well. A high quality air filter can also be helpful when it comes to getting rid off the dust mites. These are some of the things that you can do in this regard.

How to maintain your antiques

September 21, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Home Care

Tips to maintain antiques, home careAntiques are a special part of every house. Antiques may be any object like an old vase, an old wall clock or just about anything that you have inherited from your ancestors or bought it from an antique market. Since antiques are old, they need to be taken proper care of if you have plans of passing them on to the next generations as well. Here are a few tips that might help you maintain your antiques:

• Make sure that your antiques are well placed and away from moisture. Excess exposure to air and moisture can harm your antiques in more then one way and lead to their degradation. The best way to display and preserve your antique at the same time is to display it in an airtight glass display.
• Wipe clean your antique regularly to prevent dirt from settling on them. Avoid water though and go for a soft, dry and moist cloth.

Bathroom cleaning equipments

August 01, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Home Care

Bathroom cleaning equipments, bathroom maintenanceHaving a clean bathroom should be one of the biggest priorities in your home. Having a dingy and dirty bathroom, not only makes the place look filthy but it also is a very unhealthy way to live. If you have a clean and fresh bathroom, then you can even come home and relax in the bathroom, give yourself a spa like treatment there itself.

There are many things available which are used to clean bathrooms. Homemade materials like lemon juice and vinegar are some natural products which you can use. Also use of bleach once a month in all corners of the bathroom is important. Use toilet cleaners religiously and vacuum clean the rug/ carpet and the curtains once a week. You’ll find many tile cleaning solutions in the market which are not acidic. Also make sure that your have an exhaust fan in your bathroom to help the place stay dry and fresh.

How to keep your antiques good as ever

June 10, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Home Care

Tips to maintain antiques, home care tipsAntiques are a wonderful collectable that connect people with the past and for many they may be a reason to remember the family history. Howbeit, since antiques are old and aged, they need care on a special domain to protect them from being damaged. The best way is to store them so that they remain as good as ever for ages.

Antiques must be stored in a place comprising of the apt temperature, climate and humidity, i.e. in a controlled environment. Nor a garage or an air-conditioned room will be suitable; instead a controlled storage bin will be the best option. Pest infestation that can destroy clothing should be avoided and light that can fade vintage fabrics should be prevented. A dark room with thick shades over any windows is a world-wide favourite. Vintage fabrics can be wrapped in an acid-free paper to prevent from acid damage. At last it’s always better to consult professionals so one can seek help from a storage company to see if they have proper storage box or storage units. Some business people specialize in the storage of antiques and provide special information and products for antique storage.

Effectively manage pets to maintain home décor

September 28, 2011  //  Posted by: qwcdirect  //  Category: Home Care, Home Improvement

Most people love to keep pets. These sometimes serve as great friends when a person is completely lonely. However, these animals or birds need proper training so as to make sure that they do not spoil the home décor. People at times; spend their fortune towards building a house. Then again, a lot of money goes into decorating the room according to the choice of the person.

The problem arises when these pets make the home dirty. They might do so playfully or even deliberately. For such reasons, pets must be given proper training and steps must be taken in order to see that whatever they do, they do not dirty the place around. Training in toilet or sleeping habits of the pets play a very important role in keeping the house clean as well as maintaining the home décor. These furry friends bring about a lot of diseases with their furs. Thus, they must also be cleaned to maintain the hygiene of the house.

Ways to keep your house dust free

September 25, 2011  //  Posted by: qwcdirect  //  Category: Home Care, Home Improvement

It is necessary to keep the home dust-free so as to make it look just great. There are several methods of doing so. These could be enumerated as:

• Decreasing the number of surfaces on which dust could collect.
• Wall-to-wall carpeting rugs must be removed.
• A thorough cleaning of the house should be done. This includes dusting and scrubbing of every fixture that is present in the room.
• Shoes need to be kept in well-aired shelves.
• Rooms must be well ventilated so as to allow fresh air and sunshine to come in. sunshine is a natural disinfectant and helps to keep the house safe of mold and mildew.
• Pillow covers, sheets and curtains needs to be washed in hot water once in a weel to keep the dust and consequently the dirt away.
• Keep your furry friends away from sleeping on beds. Small insects in their furs can cause diseases.
• Lastly, use a vacuum cleaner instead of a broom.

Use dehumidifiers to keep house moisture free

September 22, 2011  //  Posted by: qwcdirect  //  Category: Home Care, Home Improvement

Extra humidity in the air is the source of a variety of diseases like an itchy skin and stuffy nasal passages. This could as well cause water damage to your home, encouraging mildew and mold growth. These play an instrumental role in rotting the wooden furniture inside the home. Dehumidifiers can be used for home to remove all the excess moisture. This in turn helps you to enjoy a more comfy indoor setting.

Dehumidifiers for residential purposes are available in different sizes. All of these depend upon the size of the room or the space available in the house, the amount of humidity and the temperature inside. Some dehumidifiers also come with buckets which are used to collect the surplus moisture which is eliminated from the air.

When purchasing a dehumidifier there are few aspects which need to be taken into consideration. The size, humidistat, automatic shut off, continuous drainage, the low temperature operation, the portability and the washable air filter.