How to double mask properly?

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has recommended the public to double mask when going out, citing its effectiveness in reducing the spread of Covid-19. Studies have shown that double masking can block up to 85 percent of aerosol particles, while a single cloth or surgical mask only blocks 51 and 56 percent…

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Singapore Covid-19 Phase 2 Restrictions

With community cases rising in the country, the Government has decided to tighten its restrictions on movement and activities. Residents are urged to stay at home and only go out for essential reasons. Effective 16 May to 13 June, Singapore will be under Phase 2 (Heightened Alert). The restrictions are listed below: Social gatherings and…

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Ways to set up an effective home office

The Covid pandemic has forced an unplanned requirement for many of us to work from home. As we see the pandemic reduce in certain countries, many employers are discovering that there is no need for large offices and employees are realising that there is no need to be in an office everyday. Working from home is slowly…

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Why do light bulbs flicker?

Flickering light bulbs are one of the most common household electrical problems. So, what causes our light bulbs to flicker? There are numerous reasons for this and it will determine how you go about fixing that pestering flicker. Here are some of the most common reasons light bulbs flicker and how to fix them.    Bulb…

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Ways to make your room look brighter

Lighting is the key to almost every interior design style. Finding the perfect level of lighting can be challenging and fun at the same time. While a major renovation like knocking down a wall may not be an option for many people, a few smaller changes around your space can help. Here are some tips…

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Warning Signs of a Faulty Wall Switch

A wall switch has many moving parts that are used thousands of times over its lifespan. It should not be surprising that these switches eventually wear out. It will be pretty obvious that your switch is reaching the end of its life and will need to be replaced. You should be looking out for some…

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Benefits of hiring a professional cleaner

Cleaning can be a very demanding task. It consumes a lot of our time and energy that we would much rather use doing things we love. This is one of the reasons many people have opted to hire professional cleaners. If you are still debating about hiring a professional, here are some of the many…

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