Kitchen & Dining

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6 Benefits of Olive Oil for Your Home

There’s more to your EVOO than delicious stir-fries or sautés. This heart-friendly staple is also your quick-fix to many home problems like dull steel cookware or weathered wood cabinets. With so many benefits of olive oil, you’ll never look at its fancy bottle the same way again!

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How to Clean Your Microwave Oven

Our microwave oven is our go-to appliance when we want to warm up or defrost something fast. This heating method, however, often results in splatters, hard-to-scrub food stains and odours. Good thing it doesn’t take much to clean your microwave. These cleaning techniques should help you handle every nook and cranny.

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7 Ways to Clean with Baking Soda and Vinegar

Store-bought cleaners often contain harsh chemicals that can potentially harm us, our pets and the environment. Chemical cleaners may even ruin our prized floors, kitchen counter or furniture. And so, it’s not surprising when most of us would turn to DIY cleaning agents like baking soda and vinegar. They’re readily available, non-toxic and consumable. So, …

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Crown Moulding Installation: Steps and Tips

Aside from benchtops, wall cabinets are the kitchen’s crowning glory. Having a lot of storage space can easily impress a guest or potential home buyer who walks into this space. To take things up a notch, why not give your pantry cupboards a polished trim on top? Crown moulding installation requires a bit of skill, though. But the right tools and steps make …

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5 Steps to Clean Your Ceramic Tile Flooring

Tile flooring for kitchens is a common choice among homeowners. It’s low maintenance plus durable, perfect for areas with high foot traffic. But over time, your once great-looking tile floors will look hazy and grimy. With the proper techniques and tools (plus elbow grease), it’s easy to put it back to its pristine condition!

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How to Create an Eco-Friendly Kitchen

Building an eco-friendly kitchen at home is not all about waste recycling. It also involves the use of small appliances, energy-efficient food preparation, green cleaners and more. With simple lifestyle changes, we can go green in the kitchen to reduce carbon footprint and environmental impact. Here are a few ideas to help you get started.

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8 Ways to Upgrade Your Pantry Cupboard

Upgrading an outdated pantry cupboard doesn’t always mean taking it down and installing a new one. Sometimes, all it needs is a little creativity and resourcefulness. So, try doing one or two of these upgrades, and get the stylish kitchen cabinetry you can proudly show off!