Dirty fan

How to clean a fan: easy tips to try and a few things to avoid  

Knowing how to clean a fan is a simple way to protect the quality of the air in your home. These tips will make keeping your fan clean easy.

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How to get rid of ants – and no, you don’t have to kill them

How do you get rid of ants without killing them? Get rid of ants naturally through these methods while protecting the ecosystem.

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Stiff towels? Then avoid this common detergent error

We explore whether you should use fabric softener on towels and how to restore their fluffiness if they've turned to cardboard


How to clean grout: 6 methods to try and a product you might want to avoid

Grimy grout can ruin your bathroom decor. Here's how to get rid of the stains the expert way.

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How to keep flies out of the house

Desperate to know how to keep flies out of the house? These easy and eco-friendly tips will have your home fly-free and even smelling and looking better


How to clean walls without removing paint – including Mrs Hinch’s fabric conditioner hack

How to banish marks on your painted walls for good - without removing the paint

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Holes in your clothes? Here’s how to get rid of moths for good

Our tips for how to get rid of moths include how to lay traps, use fragrance as a deterrent and the cleaning jobs that will keep them at bay

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Washing machine a bit whiffy? Here’s our easy 5-step guide to keeping it clean

Keep your laundry smelling line-fresh with our easy 5-step guide on how to clean a washing machine

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5 ways to clean artificial grass that are quick and easy

Our simple guide to keeping artificial grass clean has all you need to make sure your fake lawn stays in top condition, even with pets.

Woman using a vacuum cleaner while cleaning carpet in the house to illustrate how to vacuum properly

How to vacuum properly: top tips from a cleaning pro

Vacuuming can be a chore, but with these expert tips, you'll be able to achieve perfect results every time