The hidden cause of allergies and illness

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It is important to clean your house. Over time dust and dirt builds up which can cause a lot of discomfort in the home. It can also be harmful to your bodies, especially those with asthma and respiratory issues. In theory it makes sense to clean your home, however with people living busy lives it is sometimes difficult to set time for house cleaning. CHC Cleaning is a cleaning company that offers cleaning services varying from Home Cleaning to Commercial Cleaning to Mattress Cleaning. CHC Cleaning specialises in mattress cleaning; their process is very thorough. Firstly they examine your mattress, secondly they get rid of any dust mites, spores, pet dander, and common household debris using their HEPA Filter System, thirdly they use UV Disinfection technology to get rid of any germs and sterilize the mattress, fourthly they apply dust mite control patches to the areas of the mattress to prevent mites and finally they make sure the home is fresh by cleaning and removing dust in the air.

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Music tuition for the advanced learner

To learn how to play music is an absolute privilege. The development of classical music has brought a lot of historical significance; from the musicians in Vienna, to the theatre. To learn an instrument it requires a lot of commitment from the player, but also the teacher. Charisma Music is a music academy in Ryde which specialises in Violin, Guitar and Piano music lessons. The staff are well qualified, all of whom have graduated from music programmes and the conservatorium.

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Arirang Tours

Travelling to any country can seem quite daunting as there are so many activities and things to get involved in, with only a little amount of time. Furthermore prioritizing activities over others can become quite subjective, especially when travelling with a group filled with mixed opinions. When travelling to Asia, Arirang Tours specialises in tours catering towards those travelling to Korea, Japan and North Korea. Partnered with Korea Tourism Organisation, Welcome Japan, Korean Air, Asiana Airlines and IATA; Arirang Tours is a tour guide specialist in these countries. With all positive testimonials, customers have all mentioned that the guides are well organised, polite and knowledgeable. Their wide range of locations that they visit will ensure that tourists would have seen and experienced a satisfying amount.

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Cleaning Throughout History

  • 5000 B.C. Babylonians, amongst the first to live in cities, discovered that unclean water caused health problems. Fresh water was made a priority.
  • 3000 B.C. Indus Valley civilization has some form of sewerage system, using drains in the street and obtaining clean water from wells.
  • 400 B.C. Hippocrates, the ancient Greek father of Medicine, realized that cleaning could prevent wounds and skin injuries from being infected. Amongst other things Hippocrates saw that diseases were natural in origin, not spiritual curses. They also had natural measures that could be taken to treat them.
    Romans had running water in aqueducts, decent sewage systems and were fond of regular bathing. They also collected urine for washing purposes. Urine turns into ammonia, so this actually worked well for some applications.
  • DARK AGES A lot of the ideas about hygiene were lost, and sanitation was poor; inevitable there was a horrible increase in disease and mortality. This may have varied greatly with social class. Soap existed in many European countries from the 6th century, but did not reach England till after the 11th.
  • 19th century Borax, a precursor to and ingredient of many detergents is used. Soluble in water this proved better than soap and hot water.

    Books on housekeeping, such as Beetons Book of Household Management and Housekeeping in Old Virginia prove popular. They combined cooking guides and recipes with house cleaning methods. Over time these types of publications separated into the modern cookbook and household hint publications.

    Clothes were cleaned by beating the dust out of them, and then treating with a stiff brush. There was a distinction between outer-clothing and under-clothing, which kept the outer-clothing from touching the skin. This at lease kept the outer-clothing in good condition. Like modern suit jackets outer clothing did not need frequent washing. The familiar image of clothes being boiled in a pot, scrubbed on a washboard and put through a wringer seems to have only applied to the under-clothing.

    Porcelain and China was cleaned with Fuller’s Earth, a mildly abrasive powder. This was actually good for absorbing grease and oil, and it is still used today as a facial treatment.

    Carpets were actually rugs, and were cleaned by beating them with rods. Ink spots were removes with a lemon, oil stains with hot white bread! Carpets were often made reversible (ingrain carpets, at least) sometimes with reversed patterns on opposing sides. Carpets could be turned over if one side was worn, or if summer and winter required a lighter or darker look.

    Some advice books recommended tea leaves or freshly cut grass for cleaning carpets, this was supposed to remove dust. These tended to produce stains of their own. Some liquid methods were used for spot stains. There was debate whether a carpet lasted longer if cleaned infrequently or more regularly. The dirt left from infrequent cleaning was though to wear away the carpet (there is some truth to this); the cleaning process itself was also thought to cause carpet wear. Modern techniques, which cause very little wear, now strongly favour more frequent cleaning.

  • 1934 Almost modern carpet cleaning methods arrive. Soap jelly was prepared in a bowl, subjected to an egg beater till it had the consistence of cream or lather. Carpets were washed with this soap jelly in small sections at a time, the suds being removed first with a damp cloth, then with clean water.

Office, strata and home cleaning benefit greatly from the cleaning advancements made in the last few generations. Call Sydney’s AAA cleaning for the latest home and carpet cleaning techniques.

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Luna Deco

Just moving into a new house? Renovating? Thinking about changing the interior design of a room? These are frequent questions of house owners. Changing the interior of a room can change its atmosphere and ultimately your mood. One way of doing this is to consider wallpapers. Luna Deco (based in Perth) provides custom wallpapers designed and made precisely to fit the size of your wall. Another product that Luna Deco offers are designed roller blinds. It is such a creative way of adding some extra vibe and character to the room. A catalog presenting their wide range of designs can be viewed on their website. Definitely worth checking them out!

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