What is soap scum and what causes it? Soap scum – the bathroom dirt that is hard to get rid of and keeps coming back. What exactly is soap scum? It is not just soap – it is a combination of water, minerals, soap talc and body oils. It happens when your wet soap interacts with the minerals in your tap water. This creates a thick, stubborn film that sticks to all surfaces in your bathroom. Here is how to remove it from various places, as well as some tips on how to prevent it from coming back. Continue reading “How to get rid of soap scum from every surface in the bathroom?”→
Nowadays, more people tend to like liquid soaps, shower gels and pretty much, everything in a bottle. It seems that the old fashioned soap bars have been left behind. Those cute little bars of soap, however, hide a lot of power. This article is all about them and their many uses around the house.
Firstly, let’s see how soap is made. True soap is created by a completely natural process called saponification. It happens when oils, waxes or butters are mixed with sodium hydroxide and a chemical reaction occurs that creates soap. During the process natural glycerin is created and makes the soap gentle and moisturising. For many years people have done this by themselves, although nowadays soaps are manufactured and a lot of other compounds are added. In fact, most soaps nowadays are closer to detergents rather than real soaps. Continue reading “Soap bars and their many uses”→
Cleaning is cleaning but when it comes to hiring professionals to do it for you things take on a different perspective. When cleaning your own house, you set your own rules, you know where you want to pay more attention and how to approach things. However, when you rely on someone else to do that for you, it is important to consider a few things. Take notes of those four basic features and they will help you understand which services are able to fulfil your best interests.The proper and successful implementation of the job depends on a few simple points. Here we are gonna discuss the main ones that you should pay most attention to when expecting a satisfactory cleaning service. All reliable, regulated cleaning service providers must include those so do not hesitate to ask around and make sure you are not making a wrong choice. Continue reading “What are the four questions that an effective cleaning schedule is based on?”→