Archives for February 11, 2018

9 DIY Flower Arrangements Perfect For Valentine’s Day

DIY flower arrangements can be presented as gifts for weddings, Valentines Day, or any other special occasion. One of the most romantic ways to express your feelings is by giving the gift of flowers. Show your loved ones you care by sending flowers on Valentine’s Day.

Create your own eye-catching DIY flower arrangements perfect for Valentine’s Day.

Valentine’s DIY Flower Arrangements For Gardeners

Looking at DIY flower arrangements for Valentine’s Day kind of intimidates me. I think it only takes artistically-inclined people to pull off impressive flower arrangements but I’m here to take the plunge. Although flowers are perfect for Valentine’s Day, I find buying them impractical when I’ve got lovely flowers in my greenhouse. With these inspirations I got online, I’m going to explore my artistic side and DIY away with flower arrangements. Check them all for your own inspiration.

1. Succulent and Rose Arrangement For Valentine’s Day

Take your indoor succulent plants and your overwintering roses for a mix and match this Valentine’s Day. What you need may just be around you and in your indoor garden. Add a few twigs and moss, nobody would know you pulled this off effortlessly. Make a Valentine’s Day flower arrangement with roses and succulents in this DIY guide from ehow.

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2. DIY Valentine’s Day Carnation Wreath

Spread someDIY love outdoors with this cute and pretty carnation wreath you can hang outside the door. Carnations are perfect with its sturdy stems but I think you can also use other flowers. I’m trying the good old roses and some evergreens here for added drama. Get the DIY wreath idea here from not merely living.

Read more: https://gardenseason.com/diy-flower-arrangements

 

How to Wash Rugs Bath Mats a Guide

The kind of dirt or stain in your bath mats also plays an important role in how you would go about doing your rug cleaning task. Taking care of them guarantees this, ensuring lasting appeal and value for generations to come.

Did you know that many items – like blankets, rugs and bath mats – can go into your laundry as well as your clothes?

An easy way to get household furnishings cleaned up and tackle deep-down dirt, washing your blankets, mats and rugs in the washing machine is quick and simple … if you know how.

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Read our easy to follow guide on how to wash blankets, rugs and bath mats, and learn how your washing machine can help get these items looking great again.

How to wash bath mats

We all know that family life means extra laundry loads, and regular washing of bath mats can only add to this, but washing bath maths in the washing machine can save time. Simply grab your favourite detergent and follow these steps on how to wash bath mats. Don’t forget to check it is machine washable first by reading the care label!

  1. Shake the mat to loosen any particles or dirt – remember to clean your floor up afterwards!
  2. Apply a small amount of Persil small & mighty liquid to pre-treat any stubborn stains
  3. Wash the bath mat as normal in your washing machine. Set the machine for a large load if washing your bathroom mat set in one load as this will freer movement in the drum. You should also select a warm cycle to ensure a deep and thorough clean

Read more: https://www.persil.com/uk/laundry/laundry-tips/fabrics/how-to-wash-rugs-bath-mats-a-guide.html