How to maintain a water heater? iStock The proper maintenance of an electric water heater is a guarantee of optimal operation of the appliance and electricity savings. How to maintain it? Our advices. An electric water heater requires little maintenance. But there are still some things to know about the anode, the resistance, the purge ... Purge and emptying: simple operations First of all, know that you have to check the anode and resistance once a year.
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How to remove a mold stain? iStock Moisture reigns in a home and mold invades every nook and cranny. Mold is not only unsightly and unpleasant, it can be harmful to your health. How to eliminate mold? Follow the guide ! Find out how to clean mildew on a wall and how to get rid of it permanently.
How to unplug a pipeline? iStock In order for all your toilets, sinks, showers and baths to work properly, the pipes in your home must be in good health. A blocked pipe and it is the engorgement. Discover how to unclog a pipeline. >> Read also >> How to open a shower?
How to clean the toilet? iStock Cleaning the toilets is a very uncomfortable time during household chores. However, it is impossible to ignore it. Regular cleaning prevents microbial growth and prevents the installation of stubborn stains. How to effectively clean your toilet?
How to clean a carpet? iStock For cleaning your carpet, you have tried several methods: soda crystals diluted in water, carpet shampooer or iron on greasy stains. But the results are not at the rendezvous. Fortunately, there are more muscular solutions for washing your carpet.
Tips for keeping green plants alive Maisons du Monde You like green plants, only here, you do not have a green thumb ... Do not worry, if you choose good houseplants - some are less fragile and therefore more easy care - if you take care to repot them in the rules of art and especially, if you bring them a daily care, your green indoor plants will flourish perfectly!
How to clean his tiles? iStock The tomette is a terracotta tile, in red tones, which usually dresses the floors of houses in the North. Very popular, the tomette gives cachet to your home. But the tomette requires special care. Here are some tips to clean it well and have a nice floor.
How to repair ceiling cracks? iStock Following a water damage or simply when the ceiling of your house or apartment is working, cracks may appear. Nothing serious but useless to think to solve the problem with paint. The cracks will come back! Here's how to fix your ceiling.
How to install a chandelier? iStock In a house, light is an element of decoration in its own right. It makes all the difference and brings well-being and comfort to your interior. Installing a suspension, a ceiling light or a chandelier in your living room tempts you but you do not know how to do it.
Tips for cleaning a Lapeyre work plan With the preparation of meals, the work plan is very busy. Juice, grease, peelings, splashes ... It must be thoroughly cleaned with each use. Whether your worktop is wood, granite, marble, stainless steel or even quartz, there are many tips to clean it and find it perfectly clean at the next meal.
And if television disappeared from our interiors? iStock.com/golero It's been 60 years since the deco of our shows revolved around television. It must be integrated at best in its interior or make the effort to hide it. Because we must admit, it remains despite all this big black rectangle.
How to clean a fabric sofa? Getty Images / iStockphoto It's hard to keep a fabric sofa always clean. The time spent relaxing is exposing your sofa to soiling. Better to act quickly and prevent stains from becoming encrusted. Here are our tips for cleaning and detaching a fabric sofa.
Our tips for cleaning your computer. iStock Remember to clean your computer regularly because there is a lot of dirt in it. No need to buy specific cleaning products! To clean your computer, there are some good tips. Cleaning your computer should be done regularly.
How to lighten wood? Getty Images / iStockphoto To give a new look to a piece of wood furniture, think about lightening it! The current trend, in terms of decoration, is clear, natural woods that give the impression of having lived. Here are some techniques for lightening natural or tinted wood.
How to install a shower tray? Getty Images / iStockphoto If you want to build a shower in your new bathroom or renovate the old one, you will have to start with a shower tray. Here are our tips for installing an extra-flat shower tray, Italian style, tiling or even a raised shower tray.
How to hang a mirror Getty Images / iStockphoto The mirror is a decorative element in its own right. In addition to its aesthetic side, it will also bring more brightness and depth effect to the room. But how to fix it according to its weight? Which hook to choose?
How to put curtains? iStock To dress or insulate a room, the curtains are perfect. But posing curtains can sometimes become a real headache. Here are some tips for you to get there without difficulty. Curtain rod, extendable rod, single curtain or double-curtain, there are many elements to know to put your curtains correctly.
How to clean marble? iStock Marble is not a material like any other. It is therefore important to know which products to use for cleaning marble. This is a porous material that requires special attention. Here's what you need to know. How to clean your marble surfaces without damaging them?
What to do with a leaky faucet? iStock When your faucet leaks, water is wasted in record time ... like your savings. But it's useless to call a plumber for that. There are solutions to repair your faucet yourself. To easily fix a leaky faucet, here are some tips.
How to put a vinyl floor? Getty Images / iStockphoto Vinyl has many advantages: easy to install and clean, it is also a very good insulator. With a little skill, it is very easy to put yourself PVC floor roll, vinyl flooring presented in the form of slabs or clipping.