If you, a friend, or a family member has ever gone through cancer treatments, you can certainly attest to the fact that one of the hardest parts of the ordeal is getting used to looking at yourself in the mirror. Everything changes: your complexion, your
What do you do with your valuables? You take care of them. Why not do the same thing to your Persian and Oriental rugs? They are expensive and can last for many years and maybe for generations. The more you take care of them, the better they look and the longer they last in your home Here at www.rugidea.com we present you with some simple and general ideas for your rug protection, care and maintenance. For more precise and detailed instructions, please contact us or consult a professional. 1- Depending on the foot traffic, you should rotate your rug and turn it around maybe once a year for even and balanced wear. 2- Do not let your rug be exposed to direct sunlight. The colors will fade away through time. Use appropriate curtains…
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Ivy creeping up the walls of homes and buildings, often seen on the oldest of homes thought to be deserted by humans and redeemed by nature, has long been admired. But a new trend has emerged that is anything but ancient. All over the world, buildings covered in vegetation and greenery are surfacing. There’s One Central Park […]
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www.nsc.org/safety_home/SafetyObservances/Pages/BackToSchoolSafety.aspx Teach your kids how to stay safe on and around school buses as they head back ...
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Does club soda really work on spills? Everyone "knows" club soda is the ultimate remedy for instant stain removal, but is it really all it's cracked up to be? Our 107-year-old professional trade association, the Drycleaning & Laundry Institute (DLI), recently completed an in-depth study of the merits of club soda versus plain old water in stain removal, and as members, we're pleased to share their findings. The short answer is "yes" club soda can be a big help in the short term, but "no" it is not the end-all, be-all stain removal miracle it is made out to be. Read More >>