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How to Clean Brick Fireplaces

Remove Soot and Residue to Stop Fireplace Deterioration After using your fireplace, you will definitely accumulate smoke created soot that produces stains and residue. These stains and residue are really hard to clean and if you are not careful, you will end up damaging or even discolouring the bricks of your fireplace. You should take note that not all fireplace have the same kind of bricks, some of them comes with […]

How to Protect your Plants in Winter

Prepare for the Winter Months The snow or heavy frosts starting to cover your gardens maybe a nice view to look at during winter but as the temperature drops, the snow, frost and waterlogged soil will become major killers of most of the tender plants or dormant plants. The protection that you need to give to your plants definitely depends on the weather conditions and also the exposure of your […]

How to Plan Your Winter Flower Garden

Bring Colour to Your Garden This Winter Autumn is a great time to prepare your garden for the coming winter months. Your garden does not need to look drab and boring during the cold weather months. Add a dash of colour with some flowering plants that will bring not only a little bit of cheerful colour, but even winter birds that will be attracted to certain flowering plants. Maintaining your […]

How to Install a Door Sweep

Keep Out the Winter Chills A door sweep protects your home from drafts during the winter season. A cold draft can be uncomfortable but it also means a higher energy bill as there is extra cost towards heating your home. To save money install a door sweep and create a comfortable and healthy home at the same time. The door sweep can be purchased at any home improvement store and […]