Good-quality suede is a fantastically attractive and distinctive material and can be remarkably durable if treated with a little care and attention. No wonder, then, that many of us choose it as an attractive covering for couches, curtains and other soft furnishings. However, while suede can take a physical beating, its fuzzy surface makes it vulnerable to soiling caused by trapped dirt and detritus. The absorbency of suede's untanned surface also makes it vulnerable to stains caused by liquid spills.
16 July 2017
One herculean task you have probably faced is cleaning your tiled floor. Tiles are known for being easy to clean. It is the grout, occupying a few millimeters between the tiles, that is hard to clean. No matter how often you go down on your knees with a toothbrush and a grout cleaning solution, grout will soon get dirty. The sight of dirty tiles and grout can tempt you to go all out using steel wool and bleaching agents.
19 May 2017
Having your home's furniture and drapes cleaned by a professional on a regular basis can be a good way to make all that fabric last longer, while keeping it looking its best. Like carpeting, the nap and fibre of the material that makes up upholstery and drapes can get worn down over the years; body oils, dirty fingers closing those drapes, dirt from your clothes when you sit on furniture, and pets coming into contact with those materials also makes those fabric look drab and dull.
2 May 2017
If you own an apartment complex and have decided to handle its management yourself rather than using a management company, you will probably need to hire a good cleaning company. This will be to clean out the vacant apartments after a tenant leaves, and to clean the common areas, restrooms by the pool, and other such spots. When you're ready to start interviewing such companies, note a few questions to ask so you ensure you know what's involved in their services and are sure to hire the right company for your complex.
5 April 2017
To keep your home in good repair, you might consider giving it a good exterior inspection every year or as often as needed. There are many small repair jobs you can usually manage on your own and which can help keep the home free of damage from water or rodents and make it look as attractive as possible. Note a few simple tips for inspecting and then repairing your home's exterior that you'll want to follow every year or as needed.
28 March 2017
There are multiple management tasks that must be performed to ensure the long-term profitability of strata property. The pertinent responsibilities can either be performed by one or more owner's corporate members. However, the work is usually outsourced to independent managers for convenience of the owners. In simple terms, these individuals or businesses will fulfil the relevant tasks on behalf of the body corporate. Unfortunately, the numerous management responsibilities cannot be performed by a single individual.
15 March 2017
The two cyclones that are due to pass over Queensland's shores shortly are a timely reminder of the way that weather can quickly wreck havoc on the daily operations of your business. Once the all clear has been given that it is safe to return back to your office premises, you will need to tackle the clean up before you can reopen for business. Keep these points in mind to make sure this task is achieved both efficiently and safely.
19 February 2015