How to sanitise your kitchen sponges

Kitchen sponges are notorious for gathering bacteria over time. They look unassuming, but a sponge can be one of the dirtiest items in the house. Bacteria comes in contact with sponges, and the moisture within them allows germs to thrive.

To prevent sponges from spreading germs you need to sanitize them. While you should still be replacing your sponges regularly, here are three methods  for cleaning your sponges (and one to avoid!). Read more

How To Clean Your Mattress

We all know to wash our bedsheets at least once a week and flip our mattresses regularly. Those of us with dust allergies especially know how important it is. Keeping dust, moisture and dirt out of our beds helps prevent allergy inflammation and leaves you sleeping better. But did you know you should clean your mattress as well? Luckily, cleaning is easy and can be done seasonally as you flip your mattress. Read on to find out how it’s done! Read more

Types of Leather Sofas – Which One Is Best For You?

If you’re shopping for new furniture you may be intrigued by the idea of a real leather sofa. If taken proper care of, they are durable, comfortable, and look great in your home. You may not know, however, that there are several different kinds to choose from. They all require different amounts of cleaning and suit different lifestyles. Which is overall best, and why? Read more