If you’re decorating at home and want to get rid of paint fumes, put an open dish of vinegar in the room.
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Mix half warm water, half vinegar (any type) with a handful of sand. Pour this sludge into your container, give it a good swirl and leave to stand for about an hour before rinsing thoroughly.
Reusable ice cubes are such a great idea in the summer heat – after all, who wants a watered-down G&T? £5.99 for 24 from Lakeland.
If you’ve not used your mascara for a while and it’s dried up, heat it in the microwave for about 30 seconds (so long as the container isn’t metal) to get it moving again. Put a bowl of water along with it to help take up some of the energy.
If your carpets are looking dull, I can recommend the NEW BISSELL HydroWave. It’s surprisingly light and easy to manoeuvre—worked wonders on a cream carpet I thought wasn’t too grubby! It has two cleaning modes: Express (for everyday spills) and Deep Clean (for a more intensive job).It’s easy to fill and the cleaning fluid smells divine, plus the nozzle spray for targeted cleaning is really useful. £279.99 from major electrical retailers and bisselldirect.co.uk
Do you often wake up with a blocked nose? Rather than a cold, it could well be down to a dust mite allergy. Vacuum both your mattress and under the bed often, and wash bedlinen at 50 degrees. Use anti-allergen covers on pillows.