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A Matter of Time

Finding out that your clothes or fabrics have been on the receiving end of a stain rarely happens at the moment of impact. Many stains are o…

Types of Denim

Denim, especially jeans, can come in many shapes, sizes, but also types. For fashionistas this may not be so much of a surprise, but by tryi…

Handbag Care

Have you ever had a spill, or something stain the inside of your handbag? If your answer is along the lines of 'OMG Yes!', then look no furt…

Pasta

Pasta, the staple food of Italian cuisine  and various household tables around the world. The history of pasta is thought to be 1154, in Sic…

Grease Stains

Grease stains are stains that can have some lastingness to them. Without proper care and a good stain removal technique, a greasy spot can c…

How to keep your whites clean this summer

As the sun finally starts to appear, there's nothing better than breaking out the mood-boosting whites from our wardrobes. They not only mak…

The Benefits of Carpets and Rugs

Every country has its own ways of decorating its floors. In hotter countries you're more likely to find more tile or hardwood floors, but as…

Forming a Habit

Whatever the time of year, there's never a better time to start something new than today. When it comes to exercise, your body will thank yo…

Top ten hard-to-remove carpet stains

A daily newspaper has published a list of the top ten carpet stains that professional carpet cleaning companies have found hardest to shift …

Slippery Business

From motor oil to olive oil, stains of this variety can remain on your clothing for some time unless you take action. Even the more esoteric…

Beyond Retro

Vintage, thrift, second-hand, retro, upcycling - whatever you call it, wearing older clothing is affordable, eco-friendly, and stylish. Howe…

The Cat's Pyjamas: Caring for a New Kitten

Let's say you're just about to go out, but, drat, a spot of wine, food or makeup appears on your clothing. What to do? Well, Vanish can help…

Against the Clock! Last Minute Stain Removal

Let's say you're just about to go out, but, drat, a spot of wine, food or makeup appears on your clothing. What to do? Well, Vanish can help…

Between the Sheets

Beds can be a hotbed of stains, from breakfast in bed gone awry to a general build up of sweat. Cleaning your bed sheets and covers can be a…

The Colour Orange

In this colour article we take a look at the less-than-usual colour orange. Distinctive in curries, pastas and in a few fruits and vegetable…

The Colour Black

Black is a shade that is instantly noticeable on any piece of clothing that doesn't match it. A red cardigan, a white shirt or a blue pair o…