The housing market in London has been heating up in recent years and there are some hotspots which seem to have been on an upward trend for decades. However, there are some properties which are just that bit harder to sell. Perhaps it is the condition of the home or the particular location.
We’ve all been there. It’s the end of a long and tiring day. Perhaps you’ve had to stay late at work, or maybe you have spent the day running around after the kids. You are thankful to finally be making your way home and you breathe a sigh of relief as you slip your key...
It only seems a moment since we were wondering how on earth we were going to maintain our sanity with the prospect of our darling children being at home and doing what children do best, making a mess, for six long weeks.
Periodic deep cleaning for kitchens is absolutely essential, and should be done not just to comply with the stringent Food Safety Acts of 1990 and 1995, but also to extend the life of expensive equipment, and to ensure optimum functioning.
Granite worktops are a great choice and one that is becoming more and more popular. The attractive stone is durable, both water and fire proof and can withstand most substances. (Having said that, though, do avoid using vinegar, lemon juice or ammonia based cleaners on your granite as these will bleach and mark the surface.)
Of the factors involved in running a restaurant there is one that outweighs all the others in importance: hygiene. Your establishment may offer superb cuisine, first-rate service, have a lively atmosphere and a hip reputation, but one visit from the Health Inspector that turns up an infestation of mice in the pantry or creeping mould...
When I worked in London, my first impressions zooming up the lift into the interview were how sleek and shiny the offices were compared to ones I’d worked in before. The city is a great place to see some of the smartest offices in the world, and also some of the most well kept.
Throughout the UK, parents are hearing the music that signals the approach of the most famous great white shark of all time. They’re not, however, being stalked by the monster from Jaws, but by something potentially worse: the summer holidays!
With more demands at work on us than ever before, all-day news telling us about every negative event going on around the world and financial pressure due to our flat-lining economy, it is little wonder that many of us feel considerably more stressed-out than we used to.
Kids love to make a mess. Whether it’s turning your bathroom into a representation of the Titanic, daubing their (and your!) clothes and walls in paint, or transforming your kitchen into a something that resembles an explosion in a flour factory, the truth is that your house won’t stay tidy for long if your kids...