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Some Useful Tips For Day To Day Life :)

Discussion in 'Home Decoration & Improvement' started by krishnaamma, Jan 26, 2015.

  1. krishnaamma

    krishnaamma Moderator Staff Member IL Hall of Fame

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    • Switch of the switches when electricity is not in use.
    • Don’t leave any plugs in the Sockets Use recyclable bags for shopping on a daily basis .
    • Use recyclable bags for shopping on a daily basis.
    • Daily change the dustbin bags to avoid breeding of flies and mosquitoes
    • Do not clog the wash basin with unnecessary products
    • Ensure a clean passage for all water holes
    • Have plants outside you house, eg: Balcony or at the door
    • Close all water taps properly to avoid wastage of water
    • Inter com facility for Security reasons
    • Make online payments to avoid traffic and wastage of time
    • General organization -“A place for everything and everything in its place” is every organizer’s mantra.
    • Always wear gloves when washing the dishes. It saves your hands from drying out
    • .Fix any leaky faucets, toilets or water pipes. Even a small drip can add up to a lot of water over time.
    • Use compact fluorescent light bulbs.
    • Avoid using cars - walk, cycle or use public transportation whenever possible.
    • Avoid anything battery operated (or use re chargeable or solar re chargeable if batteries are unavoidable).
    • Furnish your home with furniture made out of natural fibres, wood, metal and glass.
    • Avoid the use of polyvinyl chloride (also known as PVC or vinyl) in your home.
    • Avoid the use of aerosols.
    • Use castor or mineral oils to lubricate switches and hinges instead of lubricants containing solvents.
    • Choose water based latex paints over solvent based paints when painting your home. Never use lead-based paints.
    • Ensure you have good ventilation and balanced humidity in your home.
    • Do not throw out your toxic household wastes, such as paint, paint thinner and car fluids, in the garbage or down the drain. Avoid the use of Plastic bags.
    • Avoid the use of Plastic bags. Take your own bags to the grocery store. If you take plastic bags, use them until they are worn out.
    • Take your own bags to the grocery store.
    • Compost your food waste and use as nutrient rich soil for your lawn.
     
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    Dear Ma,

    An Excellent, worth, useful, to be noted tips. Thanks a lot for sharing
     
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