Bethan

Bethan has a passion for exploring, reading, cooking and gardening! When she’s not creating culinary delights for her family, she’s concocting potions to keep her house clean!

soaking clothes in baking soda

Soaking Clothes in Baking Soda Overnight – Why and How to Do It

Baking soda (aka bicarbonate of soda) is more than just a cake raiser used during cooking sessions.  It actually has wonderful cleaning abilities and can remove some of the grottiest grime, from some of the smallest crevices in our homes. And in addition to this, it’s also an excellent clothes cleaner. So, why are people …

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Mulberry Silk

How to Wash Mulberry Silk

Mulberry silk is one of the world’s finest, lightest and most delicate silks!  It’s hypoallergenic, super soft, and comes from the cocoons of silkworms who eat mulberry tree leaves. In its raw state (chemical and dye free) it is a glorious pearly white colour.  And as you might’ve guessed from the above, it’s also an …

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cleaning with brasso

Guide to Cleaning with Brasso

Using Brasso to clean and polish grotty metal surfaces is super easy, and doesn’t cost you a fortune!  This classic metal polisher can turn dulling surfaces into shiny wonders with just a quick wipe and a buff.  But what else can Brasso do? Find out how to use Brasso and what it can do below.  …

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guide to cleaning with acetone

Guide to Cleaning with Acetone

Acetone, most commonly known as the key ingredient in nail varnish remover, can do more than just remove nail polish off fingernails.  It can treat stains, degrease various surfaces, and even eradicate pen marks! It’s relatively cheap, easy to come by and a fan favourite in the cleaning world.  So, what exactly is acetone, what …

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How to Clean a Tumble Dryer

Cleaning a tumble dryer on a regular basis doesn’t just make the machine run smoother and work more efficiently, but it also makes the appliance safer to use. So, how do you clean a tumble dryer thoroughly? Read on to discover a step-by-step guide to cleaning a tumble dryer.   Why Is it Important to …

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Blue and white shower curtain

How to Wash a Shower Curtain

You’d think that a shower curtain would be relatively clean. After all, it’s exposed to water and heat all the time, so you might assume that this combination eradicates dirt and bacteria. Sadly, this isn’t the case though. And your shower curtain does, in fact, harbour many germs and different kinds of grime that you …

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