Cleaning light switches is not difficult, and is perfectly safe provided that you do it the right way.
Light globes, particularly those outside, can lose a significant amount of light output if not cleaned regularly.
There's not a whole lot to maintaining lighting, but a little effort once in a while can make a pretty significant difference. Learn more about maintaining your lights, and how to recycle safely.
Fluorescent globes contain mercury. Find out how to recycle them safely and avoid harmful pollution.
Newer globe types may be cheaper to run, but they're also more expensive to buy. Is switching worth the effort?
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Everyone knows plumbers work with pipes - but most people don't realise just how many pipes there are hidden around their houses, and how important their functions are to so many things.
Not all materials are equal as far as insulation goes - and even different forms of the same material can offer vastly different benefits. Find out how different materials stack up.
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