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Airports and Airplanes: Crawling with Microbes?

  When it comes to unclean public spaces, airports and airplanes are at the top of the list. It’s no surprise. Having thousands of travellers from all four corners of the globe coming and going on a daily basis certainly makes cleaning difficult for maintenance staff. The problem is that when certain areas aren’t adequately...

Top Hiding Spots for Germs in Hotel Rooms

Did you know that cell phones contain up to 18 times more bacteria than the average toilet handle in a men’s public washroom? Now imagine what the telephone in a hotel room is crawling with after being used by the countless customers who stayed there before you did. There’s no arguing that one of the...

Tips & tricks for ridding your laundry of germs.
Are Clothes Fresh Out of the Washer Always Clean?

Your clothes may come out of the washer looking stain-free and smelling fresh, but does that always mean they’re clean? Sadly, no.... Laundry detergent manufacturers often run commercials encouraging consumers to wash with lukewarm or even cold water to lower energy costs. While this may be smart from an economic or even environmental standpoint, it...

What Do Food Expiry Dates Really Mean?

A lot of people throw out food as soon as it reaches its expiration date. But can you actually poison yourself by eating expired food? The dates marked on packaged foods are important and useful, but only if they are properly understood and interpreted. And that’s where the problem lies. Vast quantities of perfectly healthy...

Getting Rid of Bedbugs: Knowledge is The First Step

Bed bugs can appear anywhere, even in the cleanest of hotels. These minute “vampires” like to bite people at night as they sleep, leaving victims not only with skin lesions, but sometimes with severe anxiety as well. Bed bugs are difficult to get rid of because they shy away from light, preferring to hide in...

Bedbugs: World’s Best Travellers?

Bedbugs have made quite a comeback in hotels in recent years – primarily through travellers and their luggage. Because bedbugs can have serious impacts on people’s health and quality of life, knowing how to recognize them is important. That way, not only will you be able to act quickly, but to control and even prevent...

Preparing Your Spa for Winter

Our short swimming season always seems to go by too quickly. Believe it or not, it’s already time to think about preparing your spa for winter. The good news is that unlike pools , some spas can be used year-round (which is one of the main advantages of owning one)! Although spas are generally equipped...

Les meilleures mesures à adopter pour éviter l’accumulation de saleté sur les planchers.
How to Keep Floors Clean

What’s the best way to prevent dirt from accumulating on floors? Is there an easy cleaning routine that can keep floors looking flawless? The secret is actually pretty simple: You need to clean your floors on a regular basis – using the right method, the right products and the right equipment – according to a...

Inspiring Food Guides

Canadians can expect to see a new Canada’s Food Guide before the end of 2018. This redesign is great news given that the current version , which dates back to 2007, is fairly outdated. The new guide is expected to take a broader view to food and focus more on how we should be eating...

Algues vertes, noires, jaunes; tout savoir sur les algues pour éviter leur présence dans la piscine.
The ABCs of Algae 7 Easy Steps for Keeping Algae Out of Your Pool

Staying on top of a pool’s chemical parameters during the warm summer months can be tricky. But failing to do so can quickly lead to algae blooms. To prevent algae from spoiling your pool-time fun, here are 7 easy tips and tricks: Clean your pool regularly. Vacuum your pool at least once a week and...