Amazing Hacks To Clean Your Home Fast in 45 Minutes

Keeping the home clean is definitely not an easy task and as such, not everyone enjoys cleaning. Take advantage of following handy infographic which features quick, amazing hacks and tips that will help make cleaning much less of a time-wasting routine and also leave you with a clean, shiny home in less than an hour.

Natural Area Rug Guide

If you are looking to buy a natural area rug, there are lots of rugs available to choose from, each with its pros and cons. The most popular types are sisal, seagrass, jute wool, polyester, cotton, and leather rugs. There are multiple shapes and sizes depending on where you need to place it. Patterns vary and can even be customized on your carpet so you have a one-of-a-kind rug.

Roof Types & Average Life Span

How long a roof lasts has a lot to do with the roofing material you choose to cover your home or business. Other factors that affect roof longevity include your particular weather and climate, your building’s design and construction, and the regularity of roof maintenance performed. For all the details about roofing material options, their respective lifespans, and more, check out the following infographic.

How Does Music Influence Plant Growth?

There’s a lot of research on the matter, but the folks at YouHadMeAtGardening.com wanted to put them to the test. So, they conducted a 4-week experiment to study the effects of rock and classical music on common houseplants. This infographic contains their findings after the whole experiment and each plant’s weekly progress.

Cleaning Habits Around The World

Cleaning our homes is a necessary job with some people loving it and others hating it. The folks at Express Doors Direct decided to investigate how housework and cleaning varies around the world, from who does it, how long they spend, what their favorite products are, and how much they cost. They’ve even uncovered some of the unique cleaning rituals carried out in some parts of the globe.

The Germiest Places in your Kitchen

If you think of all of the places in your house that have the most germs, the bathroom is probably the first that comes to mind. However, there’s a good chance that you’re overlooking one of the germiest places in your house, the kitchen. These germs are spread between the cookware and appliances such as blenders, kitchen sinks, and kitchen faucets.

Cost To Replace Windows Based on Window Type & Material

If your windows are older, drafty and inefficient, you’re probably considering a replacement. Replacing your windows will have a good return on investment in two ways. They will increase the resale value of your home and improve energy efficiency, which will result in energy cost savings over time. In the following infographic, RenovationFind.com looks at the costs to replace windows based on the type of window as well as the material itself.

10 Houseplants that Keep Bugs Away

The top ten houseplants that help keep some of the creepy crawlies away are reviewed in this Flora Explorer infographic. It breaks down the advantages of having each plant in the home and what bugs it keeps away. [Click here for full size version]