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How to clean cast iron radiators

How to clean cast iron radiators

This is a simple guide about how to clean cast iron and column radiators. These radiators can be tricky to clean with their vertical columns with narrow gaps in between them, which attracts dust and dirt. A small cast iron radiator with 12 columns can take a…

How to clean cast iron radiators

26 Jul 2018

This is a simple guide about how to clean cast iron and column radiators. These radiators can be tricky to clean with their vertical columns with narrow gaps in between them, which attracts dust and dirt. A small cast iron radiator with 12 columns can take a good half an hour to clean but this is not something that needs to be done every week. If you are not careful dust can really accumulate without you realising leaving a very mucky…

Ideas for decluttering and organising a period home

Ideas for decluttering and organising a period home

Techniques and products available for you to hide your clutter without resorting to plastic boxes and crates.

Ideas for decluttering and organising a period home

22 Jan 2013

If you live in a period or Victorian home there are different techniques and products available for you to hide your clutter without resorting to plastic boxes and crates. The Victorians loved clutter but clutter in the decorative sense such as ornaments and nick nacks, not toasters, toys and tea towels.

Tips for Maintaining Victorian Homes

Tips for Maintaining Victorian Homes

An old, historic home is subject to many structural and internal problems that may require sustained attention. Here are a few easy tips for identifying problem areas and properly maintaining a Victorian home.

Tips for Maintaining Victorian Homes

22 Jan 2013

Victorian homes are historical icons and require a specific degree of maintenance to preserve the period style and function of the home. Like any other home, regular maintenance will help increase the value of the home. Renovating and maintaining a Victorian home to preserve its original character can be time consuming and may eat away at your budget very quickly. Since finding and replacing traditional accessories can be a hassle, it is…