Pool Maintenance Tips You Should Know

One of our favourite pass times at this time of year is hanging out by the pool.  Make sure it’s in top nick by following these handy pool maintenance tips. Source:  Pexels Regular pool maintenance and cleaning The key to keeping your pool healthy, in good condition and enjoyable is to keep it clean.  Having a [Read More]

New parent’s guide to cleaning

If you’re coming into or recently inducted into parenthood, you already know that you’re in for an amazing time and a hell of a ride.  You’ll settle into your new baby cleaning routine soon enough, but in the meantime, we’ve got a guide to cover some essential ‘new parent cleaning’ tips. Deoderiser for nappy bins [Read More]

Your guide to house maintenance

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If you want to keep your home in good condition, a diligent house maintenance routine is essential.  Investing time, money and effort in regular maintenance and odd jobs is a much better option than having to deal with costly, unexpected repairs.  To help you stay on track, we’ve put together a guide to house maintenance. Image [Read More]

How to prepare your home for selling and moving

If you’re putting your home on the market, there are a number of things other than paperwork that you’ll need to do in preparation for selling and moving. Source: The Everygirl Focus areas The front door Great first impressions matter.  Make sure the entrance to your home is clean, tidy and looks nice.  Gurnie the [Read More]

Laundry organisation and storage tips

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The laundry is usually one of the smallest spaces in your home, so to optimise it’s functionality, it pays to be super smart with how you set it up.  Here are some clever laundry organisation and storage tips. Source: Decorating Your Small Space Floating shelves DIY floating shelves are an easy and inexpensive way to [Read More]

Home Staging Tips When Selling Your Home

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If you’re thinking about taking advantage of the current real estate market, it’s important think about how your house currently presents itself. Home staging can mean all the difference as you aim to appeal to the emotional feelings of potential buyers. Staging your home can make all the difference when you’re hoping to get a [Read More]

Home To-Do Checklist – April

The days are starting to get shorter and the leaves falling from the trees – Autumn is definitely here. By ticking a few things off every month, you can stay on top of all your household duties. Here’s what you need to get done this month. Daylight savings If you’re in NSW, SA, VIC, TAS [Read More]

How To Declutter And Organise Your Home

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So you may have wound up declaring after a few glasses of bubbles on NYE that 2016 is going to be different. This year you’ll be career focused, watch the sunrise, eat healthy and loose weight. The problem with New Year resolutions is that they are hard to stick to and most people fail to [Read More]

Ultimate Guide to BBQ Cleaning

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Source: Ray White Having friends over for a BBQ or just cooking grilled weeknight food is an Australian ritual. It’s a show of Australian culinary excellence and the best way to cook for a crowd. It’s often debated whether webers, hotplates or even ground barbecues are the best method. However, something else that’s also talked [Read More]

Tips To Get Your Home Ready For Summer

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Summer has already been teasing us with its warmer weather and longer days. But whilst you might be ready for summer, your home might not be. Swapping the flannelette sheets is a great starting point, but for a refreshed home for summer make sure you follow these tips. Flooring changes You wont need those woolly [Read More]

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet To Hanging Washing

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It’s easy to use the dryer but did you know it’s also the second biggest drain on electricity in your home? So, to save money off your next electricity bill buy a clothing horse or start using the washing line – pronto. It might seem like a lot more effort but it really isn’t if [Read More]

Revealed: 8 Interior Turnoffs That Scare Off Your Date

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According to new stats from relationship site eHarmony.com.au, a messy or tackily decorated home is a deal breaker for many singles. “If you invite a love interest into your outdated and dirty home, they will undoubtedly question your taste and hygiene – or more specifically, lack thereof,” explains homewares retailer TheHome.com.au’s interior stylist Emma Blomfield. [Read More]

Prepare Your House For Christmas

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Christmas time is the busiest time of year with present shopping, cooking and all of the parties. Some people can find it overwhelming, especially if you have family coming to stay for the holidays or even just a lunch. But don’t worry I’ve put together the perfect cheat sheet to save you time on unnecessary [Read More]

Office Cleaning Tips

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We can all be a little guilty of having a messy office from time to time. However a clean working space should be a top priority as it will help with employee happiness and increase productivity. Most workplace cleaners won’t clean desk spaces and only offer limited office cleaning in breakout spaces and kitchens. This [Read More]

How To Clean The Oven

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Cleaning the oven, one of the easiest house cleaning chore… to ignore. Close that oven door, and BOOM you can pretend all is well for a couple of more months (at least)! “No one else sees the inside,” your inner procrastinator whispers, “It’s what comes out of the oven that counts”. But this is one [Read More]

Window Cleaning Tips

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No one looks forward to window cleaning because let’s face it, it can be a huge task if you have big windows across multiple stories without easy accessibility. But don’t worry we’ve got some great window cleaning tips to help you make it as painless as possible. Before we get into the tips though, let’s [Read More]

Guys Guide To Spring Cleaning

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There comes a time in every mans life where he must move out of home to go off to study or move cities for work which means it’s time to start picking up after yourself. You might look the part but your bachelor pad has to match in order to impress your mates. Here’s our [Read More]

Spring Cleaning Checklist

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Cleaning the house from the ceiling to floor can seem like an overwhelming task however if you’re organised and prepared with all your equipment and products the home cleaning will be over before you know it. To help you get started, we’ve created this simple spring cleaning checklist. Hallway/ General area – Dust lighting fixtures [Read More]

5 Foods To Clean Your Home

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It’s hard to believe that cleaning products we’ve come to depend on for home cleaning such as Napisan and Spray n’ Wipe didn’t always exist. These modern products are made up of complex chemical combinations however did you know that some foods can produce similar chemicals reactions. It mainly has to do with acidity levels [Read More]

Competition: Don’t Clean In 2015

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Did you know that on average we spend over 200+ hours cleaning every year? Well in 2015 you won’t have to worry about dusting ceilings or mopping floors as we’re giving one lucky person a year’s worth Airtasker home cleaning to help you reclaim your weekend! PLUS thanks to appliancesonline.com.au two runner’s up won’t have [Read More]

Top 5 Cleaning Blogs

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There are a plethora of blogs on the Internet that are filled with house cleaning tips, stain removal tricks and even how to clean organically. So I thought I’d share some of the ones I love to read and get inspiration from to try at home and also share with Airtaskers. Here are our top [Read More]

House Cleaning With A Toothbrush: How To

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What’s the one item we all use daily that will clean even the trickiest of hard to reach spots? Believe it or not, it’s your toothbrush. Drains, tap fixtures, lampshades and cheese graters… the list is endless. But this handy inexpensive tool will make your house cleaning much simpler. So that you can introduce it [Read More]

15 Ways To Clean with Coca-Cola

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It may come as a surprise to you (or not) that Coca-Cola is highly acidic and while some of you drink it, did you know you can also clean with it? Why? Because of its phosphoric acidity at a pH level of 2.8, it makes Coca-Cola comparable to fresh lemon juice, vinegar and wine. This [Read More]

10 Spring Cleaning Hacks

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The days are longer and a little warmer, yes that’s right it’s finally Spring again! However that also means it’s time to de-clutter and give your house a good spring clean. Although the extra work can make it seem like a monstrous weekend-long chore, we’ve collected a few simple hacks that will see you finished [Read More]

4 Natural Kitchen Cleaning Products That Will Clean Your House

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Most people make the switch to natural cleaning products for general house cleaning due to the high amount of chemicals (which may cause health hazards), found in many off-the-shelf products. The benefits of ‘going green’ mean fewer health risks and less impact on the environment. With a little bit of extra effort you’ll be able [Read More]

Guide To Hiring A House Cleaner

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Just the thought of spending all your precious free time on the weekend cleaning the house is enough to make you want to not get out of bed on a weekend at all. But that’s no attidue to have, and besides, who said you have to clean your house anyway? Why not invest in a [Read More]

Price Guide: Airtasker Tasks

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Not sure what to price an Airtasker task? We’ve put together a clever cheat sheet so you know exactly what to budget for and set the price of your next task. This makes it simpler and quicker to post a task. Please note: The amounts below are just a rough guide to get you started [Read More]

Meet Our Top Cleaners

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Did you know that cleaning tasks aren’t just posted daily but hourly, making it one of the most popular tasks on Airtasker and confirming it’s place within the top 5 most popular tasks. We find that everybody needs a little (or sometimes a lot) of help around the home, regardless of whether it’s a weekly [Read More]

End Of Lease Cleaning Guide and Checklist

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Moving out can come with a headache, but by giving your apartment or house a thorough end of lease clean, it could mean all the difference in getting your bond 100% back. End of lease cleaning professional services can start from about $200 and go up from there. Why not use some elbow grease, get [Read More]

Bathroom Cleaning Tips

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Bathroom cleaning is a chore that no one wants to do, but unfortunately it must be done and regularly. There’s a lot of advice and tips available however there are a few alternative solutions that caught our eye. Some are chemical-free cleaning solutions and others pure genius with a pinch of wacky. We’ve complied the [Read More]

How To: Prepare For An Airbnb Guest

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Airbnb is a great way to earn some extra money when you’re not using your place or if you have a spare room available. It can be stressful letting someone to have free rein of your apartment or house and although it’s likely to be smooth sailing nor you or the guest want any surprises. [Read More]

Stain removal – Myths vs Facts

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I’m not sure about you, but getting stains on my clothes is a regular occurrence and if I happen to be throwing a dinner party there’s bound to be wine spilt on the tablecloth, floor or more commonly both. If you asked 10 people the best way to removed a red wine stain, I guarantee [Read More]

Top 5 Cleaning Tips

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There’s no better feeling than sitting back on the couch and admiring a clean and spotless house – but you can admit that it was a bit of a pain to get there. You might be lucky enough to have a cleaner or a flawless roster for your family or housemates so that cleaning is [Read More]