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How to Remove Spray Paint from Any Surface

There are a few steps that you can take to remove paint from any surface. To remove spray paint from your skin, rub the area with oil and then wash it. To remove spray paint from fabric, rub the fabric using an alcohol-based product. To remove paint from surfaces such as walls, apply stripping gel […]

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How to Paint and Decorate Your Home Office

If you have a home office, you probably spend more than 8 hours everyday working there. You would want to make the place that you spend most of your waking hours as comfortable as possible. One way you can make your office great is by painting and decorating it with colours that boost your energies. […]

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What is the best way to clean tiles? Image source: Flickr by Aqua Mechanical / CC BY 2.0

What Is the Best Way to Clean Tiles?

The most effective tile cleaning depends on the type of tiles you are trying to clean. Generally, your tile cleaning needs to be regular to be effective. While different tiles require different types of cleaning, the mechanism is always the same: Vacuum and sweep the tiles Clean with an appropriate tile cleaning product Rinse Dry […]

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What is the best way to clean porcelain tiles? Image source: Flickr by Aqua Mechanical / CC BY 2.0

What Is the Best Way to Clean Porcelain Tiles?

There are two types of porcelain tiles: glazed and unglazed. The difference in their maintenance is slightly different, because the unglazed porcelain tiles are a bit more porous and sensitive to the harsh tile cleaning agents. The best way to clean porcelain tiles is to do it regularly to avoid dust and dirt buildup and […]

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How much does it cost to clean tile and grout? Image source: Pixabay by Brett_Hondow

How Much Does It Cost to Clean Tile and Grout?

You can expect to pay anywhere from $25/m2 to $35/m2 for tile cleaning that involves cleaning ground. Of course, if your cleaning is for some reason complicated, expect the higher price. The lower price range is for easy jobs. If you don’t know if your tile cleaning is an easy or a difficult job, ask […]

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How to Install a Split System Air Conditioner?

First of all – don’t. More precisely, you should never install your air conditioner yourself and that always has to be done by professionals. Air conditioner installation should be done by a certified air conditioning installer. They need to have a licence issued by Australian Refrigeration Council. How to Install a Split System Air Conditioner? […]

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How Much Does Air Conditioning Repair Cost?

Depending on your air conditioner and the type of repair, the cost of air condition repair is from $80 to $150 per hour in Australia. These prices may vary significantly from one area to another. These are the factors that influence how much you’ll pay for air conditioning repairs: Prices per hour in your area […]

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How Can I Improve My Air Conditioner Efficiency?

The first thing you need to do is choose a good air conditioner. The next thing is to make sure your air conditioning installation is done by a professional. With these two things you have done everything you can to get a good start with your air con. Other efforts that you can make to […]

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