I really like this video, the next in our long running ‘How a fridge works’ series. Matt really simplifies the refrigeration process. If you’ve ever wondered what exactly a refrigerant is or how exactly it can make the inside of your fridge cold, check this video out. So simple, but ever so clever as well.Read more
Yearly Archives: 2014
Part of my job involves answering queries that customers submit through the Q&A section featured on every single product page. These queries can range from the basic (‘what colour is this part?‘) to the rather more involved (‘Does the NTC sensor serve as a thermostat? With electrical test meter, the unit shows open circuit across terminals when at room temperature and in boiling water, whereas heater elements show good continuity and appear good with no limescale build up.‘)
Suitcases packed, currency exchanged, tickets printed, passports checked (re-checked and checked again) – it can only mean one thing, its summer holiday time! But before you depart for the airport, why not ensure that your home is sparkling by giving it a deep clean, with the help of an arsenal of household cleaning products.Read more
A quick survey, how many times have you gone to your local supermarket with a list of cleaning products to purchase and then been left unsure which product is best for the job awaiting it? Do you have a cupboard within your kitchen which is dedicated to just cleaning products and cloths, which although you own do not know what they do?
…make lemonade, right? WRONG!
When you’ve been cooking your latest calorific creation or playing things fast and loose with cocktails in the garden (steady now) and you’ve got halves of lemon, lime or orange left over, don’t throw them away! Bag those bad boys up in a zip-lock bag and throw them in the freezer!
A few simple and cost-effective cleaning tips that will no doubt come in handy ahead of the big bad Summer clean. All the following tips involve using items commonly found in and around the home.
This Father’s Day, there’s plenty of ways to surprise your dad. To make it a day to remember, we have put together 5 recipes for you to show your dad how much he means to you. This is a great chance to show your appreciation to your dad and to get those cooking skills into shape.Read more
Choosing the right lawnmower for your lawn is key to getting it looking great. With so many different options, it can be tricky to figure out which one will work best for you.
There are some things for you to consider when choosing your mower. Once you have answered the following questions, you can proceed to deciding which type of mower will work best for your lawn.
We’ve received some great customer feedback on our video below; How to replace a Qualcast Classic Petrol 35s lawnmower blade. To show we appreciate your input we thought we’d clarify something that has the potential to confuse. Specifically, the difference between blade alignment vs cutting height. We’ve written an advice centre article which will hopefully help clarify the difference between the two.