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Wednesday 2nd August 2017

We're proud to be supporting ACT Cleaning Charity who are a non profit organisation that provide FREE home cleaning services…

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Selecting the right Scrubber Dryer can be a confusing choice with a long list of options.

Thursday 30th March 2017

Selecting the right Scrubber Dryer can be a confusing choice with a long list of options. To make things easier here's five factors to consider when selecting a compact battery scrubber dryer. The battery is of course a big factor. Interchangeable battery packs offer non-stop cleaning, a quick "pit stop" to clip on a fresh battery is all it takes. No down-time whilst charging will get the most from your machine. A scrubber dryer often has multiple users; simple intuitive controls allow all users to quickly get to grips with operation. Manoeuvrability is king when it comes to compact scrubber…

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Mary Berry is releasing a book revealing her own household secrets including top secret method of cleaning the loo

Thursday 30th March 2017

Mary Berry is reportedly expanding her domestic wizardry out of the kitchen and into the bathroom with a brand new book on making your loo sparkle. Off the back of her popular cookery books, Mary's Household Tips and Tricks will draw on the 82-year-old's personal secrets for keeping her own home in ship-shape. The illustrated book will include 'everything from setting a formal table to organising your medicine cabinet, from polishing your silver to the perfect, no-fuss way to clean the loo. 'I am so excited about working on this new project,' said Mary. 'This book will be filled with the wisdom I gleaned from my mother and other tips I have picked up throughout my life, which…

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Storm Stella is causing chaos in the United States and now heading towards Britain

Wednesday 15th March 2017

A freezing blizzard that battered the north east of the United States on Tuesday is heading for the UK. Britain's calm spring weather is set to come to a wet…

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Woman fined £860 for failing to clean up dog mess in her back garden

Monday 13th March 2017

A woman has been fined for leaving dog poo in her back garden. Ria Parks, 34, left piles of faeces in the back yard without cleaning them up. She had previously been issued a community protection notice for not clearing up the mess in her back garden in…

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The window cleaner who fell from a skyscraper and lived

Friday 10th March 2017

Only half of the people who fall three storeys survive. From 10 storeys almost no-one does. This is the tale of a window cleaner who survived a 47-floor fall from the roof of a New York skyscraper. "I loved to see the windows really clean," Alcides Moreno says. "I liked the water and the soap, how you press the squeegee. "We would start at the top and clean all the way to the bottom, I loved it." Moreno and his younger brother…

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Huge rat filmed running rings around KFC staff who stamp on it after it leaps into diner's lap

Wednesday 8th March 2017

WARNING: DISTRESSING FOOTAGE The rodent caused a commotion at a branch of the fast-food chain in Reading after leaping into a customer's lap as she ate her foods A huge rat has been filmed scurrying around a KFC restaurant, running rings around staff as they desperately try to catch it. The rodent caused a commotion at a branch of the fast-food chain in Reading after leaping into a customer's lap as she ate her food. The critter eventually met its demise when an employee appeared to stamp on it. KFC shut down the restaurant after footage of the rat giving staff the runaround was viewed more than 200,000 times online. Hasseb Lodhi,…

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Window cleaner has unexpected encounter with Kylie Minogue

Wednesday 8th March 2017

As George Formby once observed, window-cleaning can be an interesting job on occasions. This Sydney-based window cleaner had an unusually glitzy day at work yesterday when he spotted Kylie Minogue on the other side of the glass. He and the pop star seized the opportunity for an ad hoc photo session - which Kylie then shared with her fans via Snapchat and Twitter: Kylie was in town for the launch of her Specsavers range of glasses, and told reporters she was gearing up for the release of a new album later this year: "It has been an interesting few months, but fantastic for moving forward creatively. I feel like I just want to spread the…

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Colchester man hopes to smash window cleaning world record

Sunday 5th March 2017

The world's fastest window cleaner will face a challenge from a Colchester businessman at a competition in London later this month. Michael Moore, the owner of MKM Cleaning Solutions on Defore Crescent, Colchester, has signed up to challenge Guinness World record holder of 20 years, Terry 'Turbo' Burrows. Michael said: ""Terry is a legend in the world of window cleaning and his record has stood for over 20 years. "However, I've got technique and skill and I'm looking forward to challenging for Terry's record and seeing how quick I really am. It would be amazing to be the world record holder. I'd be…

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Icon cleaner: The man who brushes down famous monuments from Mount Rushmore to the London Eye

Sunday 5th March 2017

It was after he had scrubbed George Washington's face clean that Thorsten Möwes had one of the most memorable moments of his career. "The superintendent of Mount Rushmore, Gerard Baker - a Mandan-Hidatsa Indian who is an impressive 6.5 foot tall - held a small ceremony in the way of his…

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Major clean up after Storm Doris wreaks havoc across the UK

Thursday 23rd February 2017

STORM DORIS HAS passed over the UK and work is underway to repair the damage inflicted by winds that touched 140 km/h. The storm reached its greatest intensity over Ireland towards the latter part of early this morning and at one point 56,000 people were without electricity however power has now been restored to about 20,000 of those people and that over 2,000 network technicians are working to repair the remaining faults. A woman has been killed and at least two people have been seriously injured as Storm Doris brought winds, snow and rain to the UK. West Midlands Ambulance Service said the woman…

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Dust-up over an unpaid £250 cleaning bill... at Jamie Oliver's lavish Grade II-listed £10million mansion

Monday 20th February 2017

Jamie Oliver is at the centre of an increasingly bitter row over just £250 involving his lavish £10 million mansion. The spat revolves around an…

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Two cleaners blast £20million Manchester United ace Phil Jones after he sacks them before Christmas

Sunday 19th February 2017

The cleaners 'sacked' by Man United's £20million star Phil Jones after 'asking him for £300 petrol money to help him move home Manchester United centre-half Phil Jones has been blasted by his former cleaners who claim the £20million player sacked them because they asked him for petrol money to help him move home. Husband and wife team Nigel and Angela Stubbs requested £300 from the centre back, who earns…

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The incredibly cheap and unusual cleaning hacks that'll save time and money

Saturday 18th February 2017

The onion BBQ cleaner  BBQs are always hard to clean but we love having them in the summer. To save time and energy, cut an onion in half and use it to clean the grate. It might even add some flavour for the next time you throw a BBQ. Vodka to clean mattresses  Vodka is great for cleaning mattresses, according to the professionals. They say that the alcohol present in vodka is key to combating the odor causing bacteria. All you need to do is mix your preferred essential oil and a little vodka in a spray bottle. Spray lightly on your mattress and leave to…

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How clean is YOUR hotel room? Potentially dangerous levels of bacteria found in UK hotels

Friday 17th February 2017

BBC One's Rip Off Britain: Holidays programme tested five hotel rooms in the UK, from budget options to high-end luxury, to…

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