Articles about mould
Moss, mould, mildew and algae are an uninvited and unwelcoming occurrence that affects the appearance of your home; they appear as a small green presence and gradually grows until it covers larger areas; they normally retain humidity and accelerate the ageing process of the walls so it is not only a aesthetic and visual problem; it could become part of an structural issue that could decrease the value of your house and make it more difficult to make a deal if you decide to put your house for sale.
Slime moulds were among the first living things on Planet Earth. They can tell us a lot about how evolution works.
The main purpose of this article is to define minimum required practice for the production & erection of precast concrete units in conjunction with quality control program to attain an acceptable level of workmanship as desired & committed by the management.
20 years without catching a cold? There is a way to forestall the onset of a full blown cold. It all depends on what the warning signs are and how you deal with them. Basically you need to stay away from mould to prevent a cold!
Not all parasites are bad. Understand how parasites behave because some of them are beneficial, especially our gut flora and they get wiped out with antibiotics. But everybody needs to flush out tapeworms, flukes and nasty relatives!
During a recovery from an illness, the convalescent meals should be pleasantly inviting, varied, nutritious and easily digestible. Here are healthy ice cream recipes that are useful to those who care for the sick. Six ice cream making tips: The proportions for making a custard ice cream should...
I recently learned the best way to clean and shine stainless steel surfaces and I can't believe I've been doing without it for so long. Previously I just gave it a wipe with a damp cloth, maybe with some warm water and hoped for the best, but someone has...
Here are five salads which are quick to make but which provide a distinct change from the more commonly seen salads. Several can be prepared in advance which is always handy and several have an unusual combination of ingredients. All are yummy!
Damp is probably the most common and annoying problem in any house, particularly period or older properties; however, this is an issue that we tend to ignore until it is too late; and the true is that we don't give a lot of importance to moisture as we consider it normal without realizing the possible negative impact in the structure and value of your home. Although there are many temporary solutions to deal with condensation and moisture, the only way to deal with it completely is to attack the problem from its source. It is important to identify what is causing the problem and start from there.
Cosmetics, after diamonds, may be a girl's best friend. But did you know that cosmetics have a 'use by' date? Cosmetics contain preservatives. Without added preservatives, cosmetics would last about a month. Chemicals also help prevent cross-contamination of products as you use them. When the preservatives eventually expire, bacteria are free to multiply and the end result may be skin and eye infections.
Whether you are a master of culinary cuisine, or a tragic failure in the kitchen, you can’t help but value the importance of using good cooking utensils. With the household market flooded with every kitchen tool you could ever think of, here is a list of some classic kitchen utensils with a twist, right through to cooking gadgets that are just plain weird!
Our family has been making hay for over 20 years, and I'm here to explain the process to you. Whether you're growing hay already, have a few acres of land and think it might be a good idea, or are just interested in the process, read on to see exactly how hay is baled, from a field of crop to a shed full of bales.
Soap is not exactly that expensive, but there are a couple of benefits learning to make handmade soap yourself. First of all, you will know just what goes into it. Things like soap are simply processed on a machine and sent to your local supermarket, so you can never...
Prebiotics, probiotics and postbiotics should come from the food we eat - not from supplements. The reason we lack them is because we do not include enough of their precursors in our modern diet.
Everyone wants innovative home decor that creates a wow effect among friends and visitors. We often tend to neglect the impact of our choices on the ever-deteriorating environment. Here are some ideas on how you can opt for sustainable homes which ensures a finer living.