What a Sham!! Learning to Sleep in Style

Some people don’t really care what their bed décor looks like. If the sheets are clean and the bed doesn’t squeak, all is well! Then there are those people who love to have pretty or elegant touches, frilly or masculine designs, grey or lemon tones. To some, this could make all the difference in a good night’s sleep. (more…)

Wish List = Professional-Style Range

There is nothing subtle when it comes to a Professional Style range, but isn’t that the point?  It should be the focal piece in your kitchen, and the kitchen is the home’s main gathering place. A professional-style range turns your kitchen from ordinary to extraordinary. These brawny ranges can really boost your cooking prowess and you’ll become the envy of your friends; not to mention your home’s resale value. (more…)

Bamboo! Egyptian! What’s in Your Bed? – Part 2

Understanding how a piece of fabric is manufactured may help you make the perfect bed sheet selection for your needs.  Thread count, fibres and weave in a specific combination can create the lightest or heaviest of fabrics. These elements are responsible for how the fabric feels on the coldest to the warmest of nights. They will also indicate how long they will last after regular usage and washing. (more…)

What Are Those Dishwasher Decibel Ratings All About?

There is nothing worse than being in the kitchen and you’re trying to have a conversation with someone and you can’t hear a word the person is saying because your dishwasher is way too loud.  When it comes time for you to buy a new dishwasher make sure you take a closer look at the decibel rating before you make your purchase. (more…)

Now You’re Cooking…With Steam!

Steam isn’t just an option for your dryer anymore; now brands offer steam in their cooking appliances. Cooking with steam is one of the healthiest cooking methods; so now it’s not just the ingredients you use, it is about the technology too.  Let’s understand how steam cooking works first before we delve into how it is one of the healthy cooking methods. (more…)

Sleep Tight! Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite!

Unless you live in the Tropics, you should not fear large bugs in your bed. From microscopic bed bugs to cellar spiders, also known as daddy long legs, beds will attract insects. The reason is simply that your body sheds skin cells every day, and night, which become a midnight snack for some critters! (more…)