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9 Ways to Save Time & Achieve Great Results When Ironing Your Clothes

For most people ironing is one of the most nerve-stretching chores – and a necessary evil when having small kids, or working in a professional environment. However, an elegant, meticulously ironed outfit can open you a lot of doors, so if you haven’t crafted this skill yet, this article is just for you. Read also: How to Prepare Your Own Laundry Detergents 9 Tricks and Secrets for Fast and Easy Ironing Our specialists shared a list of tricks that will help you save time and achieve excellent results when ironing any garment. Check also: How to Remove Upholstery Stains with [...]

2018-07-13T14:54:03+00:00December 2nd, 2017|Blog|

30 + Things You Need to Throw Away Before Spring Cleaning the House

Although people write their New Year's resolutions in January, spring is actually the better season for new beginnings and new healthier habits. After the long and exhausting winter, we all are hungry for a change and for a fresh start! Spring is also the best time of the year to deep clean your home. However, before the actual cleaning begins you will need to spare some time to tidy up and organise your place. Today, The Happy House Cleaning experts share their ultimate list of more than 30 things you need to get rid off, right now, in order to [...]

2018-07-14T10:22:33+00:00March 6th, 2017|Blog|

12 Tips to Help You Prepare Your Home for an Amazing Summer

We associate summer with vacations, lazy moments on the beach, hiking, and long walks in the park. Cleaning the house is probably the last thing you think about when preparing for summer. But even if you go on holiday, you will still spend a big part of your summer at home and you have to agree there is nothing better than cold cocktail on the patio, or a Sunday barbecue in your garden. We've gathered a short list of chores that need to be done in order to enjoy great summer at home. Read also: How to Prepare Your Home [...]

2018-07-14T10:43:06+00:00June 8th, 2016|Blog|

Spring Cleaning Made Simple: 9 Steps for Easy Garage Clean up

This month is the perfect time to plan and start the deep cleaning of your home. In our previous article we have shared with you a list of 7 amazing eco-friendly recipes to try this Spring. We have also posted a few articles on green and safe DIY Spring Cleaning solutions and detergents for the whole house – find them here. If your garage has turned into a chaotic, messy storage space and needs thorough cleaning and organisation, this article will help you deal with the task fast and easy. Why Including Your Garage Into Your Spring Cleaning Routine? Most of us [...]

2018-07-14T10:47:38+00:00March 23rd, 2016|Blog|

How to Boost Your Property Value When Selling? Part II

Last week we’ve shared a few tips to help you boost your home’s value when selling. We took some ideas from a survey, made by Populus - one of the leading UK market research companies. They asked what are the things that would make potential buyers to reduce or even – withdraw their offer when buying a property. Some of the factors like weak mobile phone signal are not under the seller’s control, while others, related to condition of the house can be fixed. Small renovations, good lighting and clearing the space are just some of the things you can [...]

2018-07-14T11:05:50+00:00December 1st, 2015|Blog|

How to Boost the Value of Your Property When Selling? (Part 1)

Last week we ran into very curious article. Sellingup.com – a website for tips on selling property with maximum profit asked Populus - one of the UK’s leading research agencies to discover what are the things that are most likely to put off potential customers when selling your home. Some of the things that can chase potential buyers away – like noisy neighbours, or poor mobile network coverage are beyond seller’s control. But other things that can repulse buyers or make them want serious price reductions – like the condition of your property are completely reparable. Read how to deal [...]

2018-07-14T11:06:52+00:00November 24th, 2015|Blog|

How to Clean and Maintain Hardwood Floor

Hardwood floor is probably the best flooring option – it gives a touch of elegance to every room, it is relatively easy to clean and you can easily change the look of your home by placing a few rugs. However, whether you have Brazilian cherry or classic oak, you need to know that natural wood flooring has to be properly cleaned and maintained in order to preserve its beauty and prolong its life. The Happy House Cleaning experts shared their tricks on taking care for natural wood floor. Clean Regularly Hardwood floors are much easier to clean than wall-to-wall carpet. But [...]

2018-07-14T11:09:49+00:00October 25th, 2015|Blog|

6 Ways to Fix and Conceal Decoration Mistakes

We all make mistakes when it comes to renovating our homes. Even professional interior designers do. Be it an inappropriate wall colour, of wrong furniture size, or buying an accessory that doesn’t quite fit the room interior - can happen to anybody. But with a little imagination and effort you could turn the decoration mistake into a perk. 1 Make Bold or Dark Colours Look Softer The new colour you’ve chosen for your walls or upholstery turned out too strong? Instead or re-painting or re-upholstering the furniture try to alternate the appearance of the room by choosing the right accessories [...]

2018-07-14T11:28:20+00:00July 22nd, 2015|Blog|

7 Inexpensive Home Renovations that Won’t Ruin Your Vacation

Summer is the best season to renovate your home. It is also the season of ice-cold drinks, sea and vacations. You can always make a quick clean up of the place before leaving on holiday, but renovating is times-consuming. Many of us want to refresh the house but to still have enough time (and finances) to enjoy a nice holiday during the warmest months of the year. We’ve put together a few smart re-vamps for your home that won’t cost a fortune – and your whole summer. […]

2018-07-14T11:41:58+00:00June 8th, 2015|Blog|