How to Clean a Velour Sofa. Step by Step Guide

Cleaning a velour sofa step by step.

Velour sofas can make any home look more luxurious. The feel of the fabric itself is amazing, that’s why it’s a common choice for many households.

As any fabric sofas, velour made ones have to be cleaned and maintained regularly. But with a fabric so gentle how can you clean your velour sofa at home?

It isn’t the easiest thing in the world, but it’s not an impossible task as well, so let’s take a look at how to properly clean your velour upholstery.

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The Hidden Dangers of a Dirty Oven

The fire hazard that dirty ovens are.

Preventable kitchen fires account for 88 million in damages in the state of Victoria alone. Often, those fires are in direct correlation of neglecting the cleanliness of the oven in your kitchen.

But how exactly can a dirty oven be the cause of a domestic fire? Quite often people neglect the fact that the oil we use when cooking is flammable. A dirty oven with oil buildup on the inside combined with high temperatures used in cooking creates the perfect opportunity for a fire.

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Smelly Clothes? Here’s how to Battle Washing Machine Odour.

Man pouring baking soda in washing machine to get rid of the bad smell naturally.

We’ve all been there. We take out our laundry after it’s done, expecting the delightful scents of the laundry detergents, but instead, we’re hit with a musky odour that is disgusting the least.

But what exactly can be the cause of the problem? Washing your clothes with detergents is supposed to produce the opposite result – nice smelling clothes.

Well, smelly clothes after washing can be because of numerous reasons, so let’s take a look at how you can battle the odour your washing machine is causing and how to prevent it.

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Cleaning Vinegar vs Normal Vinegar | What’s the difference?

White vinegar in a bottle ready for cleaning.
Cleaning vinegar is commonly referred to as ‘white vinegar’.

Green cleaning is all the rage nowadays. Rightfully so, when using green cleaning products the quality of air in your home improves.

Do a little googling, and you’re bound to find cleaning with vinegar. It’s not a new concept in cleaning, as vinegar has been used for thousands of years as an antiseptic. Its acidity is what makes it a good cleaning agent, and that’s why it’s a good substitute for many cleaning agents.
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Why Your Cactus is Turning Yellow

Why your cactus is developing a yellowish colour?

While cacti can thrive in the harsh world of the desert, they can still experience hardship when people are taking care of them. Pot cactuses show when they are stressed out by yellowing. Stress can come from numerous factors like improper watering, wrong sunlight exposure, etc.

While they can handle a bit of neglect, succulent plants like the cactus will need to be set in the proper conditions to thrive.

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