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Celebrating Safely – How to Have the Best Bonfire Night With the Kids

Bonfire Night is a quintessentially British affair in which we remember the foiled Gunpowder Plot against Parliament and the King in the 17t…

Beat the Winter Blues with Healthy Living

As the days shorten and the temperature drops, it's very tempting to just stay indoors and binge on comfort food but that's going to lead to…

Dreaming of a White Christmas

Wearing white can make a bold statement at any time of the year. White fabrics can be particularly difficult in winter however, due to probl…

How to keep your white collars white

Most people think fashion needs to be complicated, that you need to look like you've made an effort, but the most enduring styles are the si…

How to keep your whites clean this summer

As the sun finally starts to appear, there's nothing better than breaking out the mood-boosting whites from our wardrobes. They not only mak…

The Sleepover – A Parent’s Survival Guide

Like them or loath them children absolutely love sleepovers and they have become incredibly popular over recent years and are here to stay. …

10 top tips for hosting a great dinner party

It looks like we won't be able to rely on the weather for perfect BBQs quite yet so here are ten top tips to help you throw an unforgettable…

Five Great Garden Games to Keep the Kids Occupied

When it comes to entertaining the kids and keeping them occupied while you're trying to get some peace and quiet, expensive days out like go…

5 Top Tips for Keeping your Whites White this Summer

Mood-enhancing whites are a key part of any summer wardrobe for men and women. But as the weather heats up, and as we have to deal with the …

Cleaning your House: the Dining Room

Keeping table cloths and napkins in good shape can sometimes seem daunting, especially when it comes to stain removal. Luckily, we have the …

The Colour Green

In the modern age it's important to try to stay green, but we should limit this to our eco-sensibilities, not stains all over your dress or …

The Rigours of Rugby

Rugby is the ultimate winter sport. From fast paced running, to tough tackles and ball handling, few sports are as tough on people, and on c…

Beating Sweat: How to Effectively Remove Sweat Stains from Clothing

It's always difficult to know what to wear to the gym, as you want to be comfortable, don't want to look ridiculous, but don't want to risk …

The Colour Black

Black is a shade that is instantly noticeable on any piece of clothing that doesn't match it. A red cardigan, a white shirt or a blue pair o…

Keeping Your Whites at their Whitest

It's incredibly disheartening when we realize that a favourite white item of clothing has reached the end of its life - like losing an old f…

All the Leaves Are Brown…: A Guide to Autumnal Stains

Chocolate, gravy, coffee and mud are all absolutely great (although, perhaps not all together). The other unfortunate thing they have in com…

Tiny Clothes, Huge Stains

'Out of the mouths of babes…' comes absolutely everything you put in them. It must be wonderful to see the world through the eyes of a young…

Fighting Stains at the Sauce: Stain Free Festive Feasts

It's no coincidence that some of the biggest feasts of the year take place in the deepest winter. Even going back to the stone-age, there is…

The Colour Red

The Holiday Season is a time of rich colours: green fir trees, bright coloured gift wrapping, and various reds from a famous outfit, to wine…

The Colour Orange

In this colour article we take a look at the less-than-usual colour orange. Distinctive in curries, pastas and in a few fruits and vegetable…

Carpet Stain Guide

Stain Removal: It’s Our Cup of Tea

Infuse the dried leaves of the Camellia sinensis plant in boiling water for approximately three minutes before straining. Sweeten with honey…

Latte, Cappuccino, Mocha: How To Beat Coffee Stains

Coffee stains can be tricky, and with so many varieties you may find yourself with extra burned on. We’ve got the tips to beat them here, wi…

Carpet Stain Guide

Top ten hard-to-remove carpet stains

A daily newspaper has published a list of the top ten carpet stains that professional carpet cleaning companies have found hardest to shift …