What is a Strip Mop?

The mop has been around since the 1400s, possibly even longer, but it’s come a long way in recent years. There are now so many varieties that a person could actually be forgiven for not knowing what to clean their floor with!


Should you use: a dust mop, a flat mop, a sponge mop, a strip mop, a steam mop, or just your good old-fashioned string mop? Even then, do you use cut ends or looped ends? 100% cotton, poly-cotton blended, rayon-blended, or microfibre twisted? Read more

2018 New Year’s Cleaning Resolution

5 quick and easy-to-follow tips for maintaining a cleaner house in 2018.

We all have good intentions for change at the beginning of a new year.

‘I will get out more, I will get a better job, I will save for a holiday, I will write that novel, and I will exercise for an hour everyday and lose 20 kilos!’ Read more

12 Days to Christmas Clean

How to get your household chores complete in time for Christmas.

Christmas may be the most wonderful time of the year, but if the celebrations are at your house, it’s probably going to be the most stressful. There are decorations to hang, presents to buy, parties to attend, work to finish, food to prepare, and gifts to wrap—not to mention the cleaning to do! Read more

Go Beyond Cleaning With Sponges & Gloves for Kids

Forget tablets, gaming consoles or fancy sporting equipment, sometimes you can keep the kids entertained with the simplest of items. Taking everyday objects and turning them into something more can light up the imagination of kids more than any video game. We think cleaning products are a perfect way to show kids the power of creativity and keep them busy on a rainy afternoon. Read more

Tips for Mopping Timber Floors

Naturally beautiful to look at and great for those with allergies, timber is an increasingly popular flooring choice. But timber comes with its own set of cleaning quirks, so a little special care can go a long way towards keeping your floors looking top notch for longer.

When it comes to wood, too much and too hot water is a no-no and can ruin your floors! Excessive wet patches can stain timber flooring and can even result in expanded and warped boards. The correct mop and mopping technique will prolong the life and beauty of your wooden floors, protecting your investment and even your flooring warranty. Read more