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ways to improve indoor air quality with cleaning and hygiene

Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality With Cleaning and Hygiene

In the wake of evolving guidelines from esteemed organisations like the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) and government agencies such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the World Health Organization (WHO), a fundamental question emerges: How does cleaning impact indoor air quality (IAQ) and how can we improve indoor air quality? Surprisingly, the answer to this question might not be as apparent as one would assume. As we find ourselves on the

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what is hardness of water and how to deal with it

What Is Hardness of Water and How to Deal With It

Water is a fundamental element of life, indispensable for human consumption, sanitation, and industrial processes. Yet, not all water is created equal. As it journeys through the Earth’s crust, minerals and ions, alter its composition, which impacts its quality and usability. One such transformation is the phenomenon known as “water hardness.” In water chemistry, hardness refers to the concentration of certain minerals, predominantly calcium and magnesium ions, dissolved within the water. While these minerals are essential for human health and

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science of stain removal alkaline vs acidic cleaners

The Science of Stain Removal: Alkaline vs Acidic Cleaners

Stain removal has always been a paramount challenge in maintaining pristine surfaces, leading to the development of specialised cleaning agents. Alkaline solutions have emerged as a powerful tool against oil-based stains, leveraging the science of saponification to emulsify and dissolve oils effectively. Conversely, mineral stains demand the acidic touch, as these solutions excel at breaking down stubborn mineral deposits. In this concise article, we uncover the chemical underpinnings of these cleaning practices and explain the reasons behind the remarkable efficacy

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guide to cleaning stained floor tiles

Guide to Cleaning Stained Floor Tiles

Tiles have become increasingly popular for toilet flooring because of their durability, low maintenance requirements, and versatility. However, tiles can become stained over time from spills, mould, mildew, and other factors. Cleaning stained floor tiles can be difficult, but with the right tools and techniques, restoring them to their original appearance is possible. In this article, we will provide practical tips and methods to remove stains from tiles, regardless of the type of tile or the cause of the stain.

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how to clean bathroom exhaust fans step by step guide

How to Clean Bathroom Exhaust Fans

Bathroom exhaust fans are a crucial component of a commercial restroom’s ventilation system, which helps maintain indoor air quality, minimise health risks, and reduce the likelihood of fire accidents. However, if not properly maintained, these fans can accumulate dust and debris, causing airflow to be restricted, resulting in health issues for bathroom users and unpleasant odours in the bathroom. In this guide, we will explain how to properly clean bathroom exhaust fans in commercial settings to reduce the risks mentioned,

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can you get std sti from toilet seats

Can You Get STD/STI From a Toilet Seat?

Restrooms are one of the most common public places that people visit frequently, and as a result, it is natural to wonder about the germs lurking in these spaces. Bathrooms are known to harbour various viruses, bacteria, and parasites that can survive on surfaces for varying lengths of time, which can be a cause for concern among many people.  While most sexually transmitted infections (STIs), also known as sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), are primarily spread through sexual contact, some people

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how to remove limescale buildup from toilet bowls

How to Remove Limescale From Toilet Bowls

If you’re dealing with a stained and unsightly toilet bowl, you’re not alone. Limescale buildup is a common problem that most establishments face, and it can be tough to get rid of. However, there are ways to tackle this issue and leave your toilet bowl sparkling clean. In this short guide, we’ll cover everything you need to know about cleaning limescale stains in your toilet. From the causes of limescale formation to the equipment necessary for descaling, we’ve got you

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10 Essential Washroom & Toilet Cleaning Supplies You’ll Need

10 Essential Washroom & Toilet Cleaning Supplies You’ll Need

Every individual deserves access to a clean and well sanitised toilet. However, the amount of work required to maintain a high standard of clean toilets usually looks more than it seems, especially in commercial spaces like office buildings, restaurants, cafes, schools and etc. It requires multiple toilet cleaning products to reach that high standard of those 5 stars hotel toilets. You may have wondered how they manage to achieve such a smirk-free, polished look while delivering a pleasant user experience.

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How Effective Microfiber Cloth Really is

How Effective Microfiber Cloth Really is?

What is Microfiber Cloth? A close up of microfibers cloth Each piece of yarn in a microfiber cloth is sliced 100,000 times, making them 100 times finer than human hair. Therefore, microfiber cloth has the ability to pick up dirt, dust, and bacteria, often larger than individual strands of the fabric itself. And because it can hold eight times the weight in water, you can use microfiber to wipe away water to get a polished look without a trace of

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What are Surfactants and Why It is Important for Cleaning?

What is Surfactants? Surfactants mean surface-active agents and they play a significant part in most cleaning products. To clean the dirt on surfaces, the water needs to be able to reach the surface. With surfactants, water can get to the surface as it reduces the water tension and separates the water from the impurities hence it traps impurities which makes it to be very effective in cleaning. The 2 Ends of a Surfactant Every surfactant has two ends. One end

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