How can I stop my rug moving or slipping?

categoryCleaning Tips
locationFebruary 2022

A question we commonly get asked here at Five Star is – Do you have anything to stop my rug moving or slipping?       The answer is – Yes we do! We have both pre-cut anti-slip underlay and ‘off the roll’ underlay for anything outside of the standard sizes. Rug underlay is an instant […]

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Valentines home decor ideas

categoryCleaning Tips
locationFebruary 2022

How to decorate your home for Valentine’s Day…   Looking to have a cosy Valentine’s night in? Here’s some ideas to make your home feel as loved as you do on this day (plus we all love a reason to decorate right?)     Valentines Garland The main focal of most living rooms is the […]

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Dust or Vacuum first?

categoryCleaning Tips, Hints and Tips
locationFebruary 2022

Do you dust or vacuum first? So…should you dust or vacuum first when cleaning your home? The answer is that you should always dust first and vacuum later. The reason is simple. When you dust, you’ll find that some of the particles wipe away onto your cloth or duster, but you’ll never get all of the […]

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Get your home Autumn ready

categoryCleaning Tips
locationOctober 2021

Get your home Autumn ready – Hints & Tips 1 – Deep clean your house Deep cleans aren’t just for Spring – Autumn is another great time to do this! Giving your house a good once over, wiping away any cobwebs, wiping down the skirting boards and cleaning and re-organising the cupboards will get you […]

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8 ways to make cleaning less of a chore 

categoryCleaning Tips
locationSeptember 2021

8 ways to make cleaning less of a chore    I won’t lie and tell you I can make cleaning super fun for you because I realise that the majority of people simply find cleaning an awful, tiresome chore.     It’s just one those things in life that you have to do, whether you […]

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How to keep your kitchen sink sparkling!

categoryCleaning Tips
locationJuly 2021

How to keep your kitchen sink sparkling!   Sinks – the one thing that seems to be continuously full no matter how many times you do the washing up! This means it can get grimy and grubby very easily. Here are some easy tips to keep it looking at its best at all times…   […]

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How to host the perfect garden party

categoryCleaning Tips
locationJune 2021

How to host the perfect garden party 8 steps to creating the perfect summer garden party… 1 – The first and most important thing to make sure for any outdoor hosting is that your garden is as clean and tidy as possible. Mow the lawn, remove the weeds and pop any toys or gardening tools […]

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