How to Make Your Clothes Last Longer

How to Make Your Clothes Last Longer

Washing and storing clothes the right way will extend their life. There are many things you can do to achieve this result.
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  • Show Some Kindness To Your Washing Machine

    14:49' 17-08-2017

    Show Some Kindness To Your Washing Machine

    Washing machines seem like one of the toughest household appliances. They are certainly designed to work hard for many years, but they also have their weaknesses.

  • Add Value To Your Home Without Renovating

    14:19' 16-08-2017

    Add Value To Your Home Without Renovating

    Renovating a home can increase its market value, but the cost of renovation reduces the value in your pocket.

  • The Best Way To Clean Your Windows

    14:37' 31-07-2017

    The Best Way To Clean Your Windows

    Many people think cleaning windows is a difficult job, and avoid it. But windows give us our give a clear and bright view of the outside world.

  • Surprising Cleaning Help From Simple Household Items

    18:52' 20-07-2017

    Surprising Cleaning Help From Simple Household Items

    Some things around the house seem impossible or just too difficult to clean. Surprisingly, many of these can be cleaned very simply by using common items to be found in every household.

  • Recycled Materials Keep Your Building Costs Down

    18:56' 06-07-2017

    Recycled Materials Keep Your Building Costs Down

    Owner builders face large costs for materials if they want to build their own homes, or even just to build extra structures on their existing properties, such as a garden shed, “granny flat” or extended room.

  • Growing Fight Against Party Houses

    18:52' 22-06-2017

    Growing Fight Against Party Houses

    Communities in regional Victoria are supporting the We Live Here movement against unregulated short-stay residences and “party houses”.

  • Warm Your Rental Without Renovating

    19:00' 21-06-2017

    Warm Your Rental Without Renovating

    The Alternative Technology Association (ATA) is a not-for-profit organisation that provides expert, independent advice on sustainable solutions for the home to households, government, industry and corporate clients.

  • The Many Surprising Uses Of WD-40

    13:51' 15-06-2017

    The Many Surprising Uses Of WD-40

    WD-40 is famous for its ability to free up rusted bolts or hinges, and mechanical problems. What few people know is that it has many other uses around the house.

  • Things To Clean Only Once Each Year

    13:57' 09-06-2017

    Things To Clean Only Once Each Year

    Housework can be easier when you know that some things dont have to be cleaned very often. The following things, according to Kathleen Lee-Joe of Domain, can be kept clean with just a little attention once a year.

  • Old Stuff Can Give Your Home Character

    13:31' 06-06-2017

    Old Stuff Can Give Your Home Character

    For comfort and efficiency, the newest furniture and appliances are usually the best choice. When it comes to decorations and appearance, there are many more ways to go. Its up to your own likings and your imagination.

  • Housework Chores People Often Get Wrong

    20:15' 31-05-2017

    Housework Chores People Often Get Wrong

    We do our best to keep our homes clean and tidy. But even with good intentions, many of us have a habit of doing chores the wrong way, or at least not the best way.

  • Great Cleaning Uses of Baking Soda

    20:07' 29-05-2017

    Great Cleaning Uses of Baking Soda

    Baking soda is often found in the pantry to be used in making cakes and some biscuits. However, it is also like magic for many cleaning tasks.

  • The Best Thing To Do With Autumn Leaves

    13:54' 25-05-2017

    The Best Thing To Do With Autumn Leaves

    At this time of year, thousands of trees lose their leaves, which fall to the ground covering lawns, footpaths and gutters.

  • Sustainability Rewarded By Premiers Awards

    13:11' 23-05-2017

    Sustainability Rewarded By Premiers Awards

    The Premier’s Sustainability Awards, now in its 15th year, recognise and celebrate Victorians who are leading the way in sustainable innovation and practices.

  • Keeping Your Home Safe In Winter

    18:24' 11-05-2017

    Keeping Your Home Safe In Winter

    Autumn is nearly over, and winter is around the corner. As our living habits change, there are some challenges to safety in and around the home which we should keep in mind. Whitehorse City Councillor Andrew Davenport offers some safety advice on dangers which exist in every community.

  • Compost Benefits The Home And The Community

    17:45' 08-05-2017

    Compost Benefits The Home And The Community

    Sustainability Victoria’s chief executive, Stan Krpan, says around 600,000 kilograms of food waste went from Victorian households to landfills each year. This is waste that could be put to much better use in your own home garden.

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