HOW TO PROTECT YOUR WOODEN FLOOR

Wooden floors are really difficult to maintain as they are exposed to various natural agents, such as light, sun and humidity. The color of the wood is variable and will probably change in few months from the installation.

Cleaning the wooden floor requires extra care because, even if the wood is quite a resistant material, it can be easily damaged with wrong habits.

ORDINARY CLEANING…FEW EASY AND SIMPLE TIPS

NEVER use aggressive chemicals like alcohol or bleach

Try to avoid

5 easy spring cleaning tips

Spring is the season we naturally turn our attention to cleaning and updating our homes. The sun shines (more often), the days get longer and longer, we open the windows more often and we end up seeing a lot of dust on the floor and furniture.
We have prepared a list of easy tips to follow in order to prepare your home (and yourself) for the always-busy spring and summer months ahead.

1 – Organise wardrobes

Organising our wardrobes

RECIPE: BARLEY ROCKET, BLUE CHEESE AND PEARS

Have you ever tried the barley? It goes well in soups, but also in salads. Here a fresh and healthy idea for your summer lunches.

Ingredients

300 g of barley

A bunch of wild rocket

2 pears

A spoonful of honey

60 g of spicy blue cheese

A teaspoon of wine vinegar

4 tablespoons of extra virgin olive oil

Salt and pepper

Rinse the barley and boil it in salted water for about 45 minutes (or for the time indicated

How to Clean a Piano

When it comes to pianos, cleaning and polishing are two different actions. Polishing should be kept to a bare minimum. Dust is ideally removed by a feather duster, and dusting with a dry cloth should be avoided at all costs; a dry cloth will allow the dust to scratch the finish.

1. If dusting with a cloth, always use a soft fabric such as flannel or chamois. Never use rags or paper towels.

2. Cloths should be only slightly damp,

FRESH SNACK IDEAS FOR THE SUMMER: FRUIT POPS

When the heat goes up our body requires more water and we don’t feel like eating.

We need to reintegrate the mineral salt lost by sweating and it is a good idea to follow a diet full of fruit and vegetables.

Homemade freezer pops are an easy and fun summer snack for kids and grownups that will help you reintegrate mineral salts. Fruit pops are a perfect snack whenever during the day. Follow this easy recipe and let us know