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Archive for November, 2012

Clean up more than dishes with a trusty dishwasher

A dishwasher brings many benefits to a busy homeowner, such as increased convenience and increased savings on water usage. Don’t be fooled by its name however, this appliance can definitely do more than just your dishes! Here are some alternative uses for a dishwasher that may surprise you.

Hit the right spot in your fridge for better vegetables

When you get home from the market, don’t just adjust the thermostat on your crisper compartment and toss in the vegetables. There’s an art to keeping different veggies fresh, and that could make a difference in the flavour, nutrients and lifespan of your produce.

Evict allergens from the home with better cleaning

No matter the climate, country or city, allergens live in the home all year round. While no home can be completely allergen-free, proper cleaning on a regular basis can help reduce the number of allergens – and symptoms suffered as a result. Here are some tips for reducing the risk of itchy throats, watery eyes and sinus problems.

Give your loved ones a cleaner and healthier home with these appliances

They are a part of the environment and play a role in nature, but rarely do they have a place in your home. Mould is usually found outdoors, helping to break down fallen leaves and trees. When they make their way into your house however, it may be time to bring out the cleaning tools.

Designing a winning experience for the Electrolux Design Lab 2012

An idea for a floating air purifier that doubles as a lighting fixture for the home has lit up the future for Jan Ankiersztajn. The Polish design student at the Uniwersytet Artystyczny Poznaniu recently beat out 1,200 designs from over 50 countries with his Aeroball concept, to take home top honours at the Electrolux Design Lab (EDL) 2012.

Why wait? Go on the run with cleaner shoes

Washing shoes, especially those of active schoolchildren, is not a chore enjoyed by many. Scrubbing dirt and mud stains out of sneakers, canvas or cloth shoes can be a time consuming and ultimately futile effort when done by hand.

Tips on designing your kitchen for maximum enjoyment

These days, the experience of cooking can be as enjoyable as the meal itself, or even more so. As a result, kitchen design has taken on a larger role in how we experience the preparation of meals. A good layout ensures convenience, accessibility and less cleaning post-meal. Here are five tips to ensure your kitchen is designed for maximum comfort and efficiency:

The quick guide to creating an unforgettable dinner experience for your guests

The next time you’re stressing over what to cook for your guests, keep this in mind: It won’t be the food that they remember after the meal, but the experience and feelings the meal evoked.

Low-fat ideas for equally delicious Diwali snacks

Lamps will be lit and kitchens fired up at Diwali, or Deepavali celebrations on 13 November. The festival of lights celebrates the victory of good over evil, light over darkness and knowledge over ignorance, and is one of the most important festivals in Hinduism.