December 21, 2012 by  
Filed under Home Management Tips and Information

Home is where the heart is. If this is true we need to make the home look clean, comfortable and safe too.

good house keepingHousekeeping or housecleaning is the systematic process of making a home neat and clean in approximately that order. Good housekeeping is a key factor in Home management.

Cleaning of the rooms and furniture is good house keeping. It is one of the basic chores done at home. Housecleaning includes activities such as collecting all litter, disposing of waste, cleaning dirty surfaces, dusting and vacuuming

Housekeeping activities involves interior cleaning and exterior cleaning of home surroundings too such as the gates, fence and garden.

Many problems are observed at homes due to improper cleaning or without house cleaning. Accumulation of dust, grime in kitchen, cobwebs accumulate, fungus and molds in damp areas, smelling toilets, entry of pests , safety incidents due to slip,etc. The home will become a hell. We need to select appropriate toolssuch as vacuum cleaners, dry dusters, brushes, soft cloth etc for cleaning of areas based on the requirement and cleaning products such as detergents and disinfectants

Removing Trash or Waste

Disposal of waste matter is an important aspect of house cleaning. You need to place suitable plastic covers in the trash bins to collect litter. Segregate the rubbish to ensure the recycled material is dispensed correctly.

Dusting the Home and Furniture.

Dust is a major source of concern at homes and offices. Dust leads to allergies and breathing problems for many. Dust spreads from one unit to another and is heavily suspended in air due to tremendous industrialization and vehicle usage  and movement . We need to keep our homes clean by cleaning the surfaces of furniture. Wet cleaning can be done but not possible for all items in the home. Vacuuming is advisable as it does not spread the dust. The accessories enables us to get the room clean including carpets, curtains etc.

Cleaning Aids

A range of cleaning cloths are available in the market for wet and dry cleaning as per specific surface requirement. The cleaning products provide maintenance and are good disinfectants too. Read and understand the labels of cleaning products prior to usage. Understand the dilution factors and the duration it can be stored after mixing . Use appropriate gloves and personal protective equipment (PPE) to avoid skin problems for the user.

Tools for cleaning

A range of cleaning tools are available in the market. A simple broom to a automatic mop machine with dry and wet cleaning. Mopping aids, buckets for mixing cleaning products, vacuum cleaners for dust free surroundings. Tools are available for specific needs like cleaning carpets, cleaning cob webs at heights,cleaning glass, cleaning greasy surfaces.

Back yard cleaning

Back yard is sometimes the most neglected area for cleaning. The frequency of cleaning is also less. Exterior cleaning occurs for safety, upkeep and usefulness. It includes removal of paper, litter and grass growing in sidewalk cracks. Rain gutters, doormats, pools and the screens and glass of windows are also cleanable. The back garden can be cleared of growth and debris. Remove all waste accumulated over time. You will be excited to watch an organized backyard and more space around you.


December 21, 2012 by  
Filed under Everything about Home Management, Featured

The importance of home managementHome Management is the process of preserving, protecting and maintaining your home. Home is the place where we spend most of our time. Home is where we relax after a busy day . Relaxation is required for people of all ages. To begin with, think of your home as a collection of systems and structures. Finally home management is the activities carried out to preserve, protect and improve your home and its systems.

Why is Home Management Important?

Home management is all about improving one’s home. As the famous quote says, “ An ounce of Prevention is better than loads of Cure”. Similarly the house needs to be maintained to ensure it is worth the buy. Houses are huge investments and proper planning is emphasized to ensure it lasts. A well managed home is more satisfying to live in, saves you money in the long run , the accessories are available all the time.

How to Preserve Your Home?

Preservation is to make things last. Preservation is the first line of defense in the protection of a home. The gadgets used at home needs regular maintenance to avoid any breakdowns.
House cleaning, painting, replacing requirements in the home ensures you are preserving the quality of your home, beautifying your environment. An effective home management solution is a homeowner’s most valuable asset.

How to Protect your Home?

Protection means defending or guarding against attack and shielding from danger. Biological threats like rot and mold are not only expensive to repair, but can be threatening to the health of the occupants.A check in time can prevent major cleaning and minimize costs too.

Protecting your home from natural calamities like fire, earthquake , water flooding. Check for insurance coverage to protect the investment and family. Check for any damages occurring to the home by means of pests, building damages like cracks. Planning, organizing will keep away crisis.

How to Enhance Your Home?
After a huge investment it is essential to have a good upkeep of the home, furniture and surroundings. Organizing the home and the available space is a big challenge.

Owning a home can be a challenge. However, managing your home is a great way to organize tasks in ways that allow you to complete them easier and more efficiently. Your involvement in home upkeep enables you to take pride of your home and you may be your neighbours envy. Enhancing your home does not call for additional penny, it is a way of regular maintenance.

Today’s homes are more complex and sophisticated than ever. Home owners are also busier than ever. This is why an effective home management is a godsend opportunity.
Managing your home properly makes real sense in terms of your property, lifestyle and value.

 The benefits of Home Management:
Home management is rewarding and a major support to the homeowner.

However, home management requires constant push and resources to be applied. Organizing tasks and completion of proposed activities are complete will ensure an efficient running home. Start home care with passion and you’ll enjoy the benefits

Owning a home is a big challenge…. Have Fun!