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Here’s How to Join Amazon Prime for Free

Here’s How to Join Amazon Prime for Free

| March 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Amazon Prime is a paid service for Amazon customers whereby you pay an annual fee of $79 in order to receive 2-day free shipping on all items that fall under the Amazon Prime qualification. Although not all items qualify for the Amazon Prime program, many of them do. Recently Amazon announced a price increase on […]

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Take Recycling to a New Level with Bokashi

Take Recycling to a New Level with Bokashi

| May 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

The average American household has become accustomed to recycling. Diligently separating out the paper and cardboard items from glass and plastic households appropriately sort their trash for disposal. On trash day the generic household trash is carried to the curb and is set next to the pre-sorted recyclables ready to be picked up by the […]

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Cleaning Ink Stains from Microfiber Couches

Cleaning Ink Stains from Microfiber Couches

| October 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

We have already discussed the fact that there are four cleaning codes for microfiber couches. The method listed below for cleaning ink stains from microfiber couches works on those with the codes of S, W and S/W. If you have a microfiber couch coded X, speak to a professional before trying this method. The manager […]

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Cleaning Microfiber Sofa Code X

Cleaning Microfiber Sofa Code X

| October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

If you purchased a microfiber couch with a tag that says it’s a code “X,” more than likely you don’t have children or the sofa does not get heavy usage. A couch with a code X tag means no liquid cleaners; the couch can be dry cleaned only. For those of you who are determined […]

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Cleaning An S/W Rated Micro Fiber Couch

Cleaning An S/W Rated Micro Fiber Couch

| October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Cleaning a micro fiber upholstered couch is bit different than cleaning a couch with the older, standard type, upholstery fabrics. Not to reinvent the wheel here, but microfiber comes in various codes. If your couch has a S/W code, that means you can use water based cleaners and solvent based cleaners to remove stains and […]

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Cleaning Micro Fiber Couches Code W

Cleaning Micro Fiber Couches Code W

| October 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

All microfiber couches need cleaning, but depending on the code they must be cleaned differently. Microfiber couches with a code designation of W must be cleaned with water based solutions or water and a mild detergent. Solvents (which are used on S coded couches) should not be used to clean microfiber couches with a W […]

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Cleaning Micro Fiber Couches: Code S

Cleaning Micro Fiber Couches: Code S

| October 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

Microfiber products are specially designed to last longer. The fine threads used in the manufacturing of microfiber cushions are 200 times finer and thinner than human hair. Due to the extreme art involved in microfiber products, they last much longer than ordinary fiber products. Microfiber products are dyed in solutions and are resistant to fading. […]

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Hayward Critter Automatic Pool Vacuums

Hayward Critter Automatic Pool Vacuums

| July 9, 2011 | 0 Comments

If you own an above-ground pool and don’t want to spend your time vacuuming the pool, stop reading this article and go get yourself a Hayward vacuuming critter. Hayward makes a family of above ground pool vacuums. They are appropriately named Wanda the Whale (the one I purchased), AquaBug and Diver Dave. The vacuums cost […]

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Tips on Purchasing and Cleaning Microfiber Couches

Tips on Purchasing and Cleaning Microfiber Couches

| May 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

The furniture industry has been revolutionized with the use of microfiber material. Microfiber is a man-made material made up of tiny synthetic fibers. The mix and match of the fibers (the microfiber material could contain polyester, silk, nylon and more) will result in different texture in microfiber furniture. Ultimately, the furniture is durable, comfortable and […]

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How to Maintain a Properly Functioning Pool Pump

How to Maintain a Properly Functioning Pool Pump

| July 10, 2010 | 0 Comments

The beauty of having a pool is that it can provide hours of family fun and a refreshing respite to the hot summer’s heat. The downside to having a pool is that sometimes your filter and pump don’t function properly and you have to spend time troubleshooting it. The best way to determine if your […]

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