You can spend a lot of money on cleaning products, but in many cases, the ideal ingredient for getting rid of tough stains is already in your kitchen. It's white vinegar.

Distilled white vinegar is an extremely effective cleaning agent and it's natural and non-toxic, so there's no need to worry about using strange chemicals for household cleaning tasks. It's also very cheap and will last a long time, as in most cases, a little goes a long way for most cleaning tasks. Perhaps most importantly, white vinegar is really versatile for cleaning.

As the population increases rapidly in the UK many elderly people need that additional support to be able to stay at home. The often-heard wish "I want to stay in my own home!" is something that people feel very strongly about. Home is where they have had lots of memories and is a key part of their identity. Having familiar surroundings, your own possessions and space, and a sense of belonging and friends locally is so important. It can also be about maintaining independence and privacy and not losing control over your life. The good news is that with the right help and support you may be able to do that.

With increasing environmental concerns comes an urgency to reduce waste in our everyday lives. Sustainable cleaning has become a hot topic recently, with many homeowners looking for more eco-friendly practices.

Discover our top tips for sustainable cleaning below, to help you and your family reduce waste at home:

If you are tasked with clearing a house, whether this be your own, or for a friend or relative who is deceased or being forced to move out of their home, you probably have quite a big challenge ahead. With this in mind, we have put together some useful tips to help you make sure the house clearance process goes as smoothly as possible.

Assuming that you use your oven on a regular basis, you’ll know just how quickly it gets dirty. Grease and burnt food particles accumulate reasonably quickly and can result in unpleasant odours over time. As a result, it makes sense that from time to time your oven needs to be cleaned, but just how often?