CLEANING

HOW TO CLEAN LIMESCALE STAINS FROM YOUR TOILET

A stained toilet bowl is unsightly and can be embarrassing when guests ask to use the loo. With this short guide on how to clean limescale stains in your toilet, all you need are a few household products and a little bit of effort and you can be left with a sparkling toilet bowl that doesn’t breed horror in the household.

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HOW TO REMOVE HARD WATER STAINS FROM GLASS SHOWER DOORS

What is Hard water? Hard water is water which contains a large number of dissolved minerals. It contains these minerals because, on the water’s journey through the ground and into our water systems, it picks up minerals such as chalk, lime, calcium, and magnesium along the way.

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HOW TO CLEAN YOUR SHOWER HEAD (AND WHY YOU REALLY NEED TO DO IT MORE!)

New research from the team at Harveys has revealed that more than 20 million Brits could be at risk of illness from dirty showers.
According to official advice, we should be cleaning our shower head once even three months as a minimum. But according to a survey of 2,000 homeowners…

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GREEN CLEANING TIPS

When trying to make the switch to natural cleaning products, it can be difficult to understand which ingredients are best for the job. We have put together a list of products to avoid when making an effort to reduce your carbon footprint, as well as instructions on how to make your own green cleaning products at home…

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WINTER CAR CARE: THE UK’S CAPITALS OF CLEAN

As winter descends, everyone’s making sure to safeguard against the bitter cold. Whether that’s breaking out the woolly jumpers and rainbreaker jackets or cranking up the central heating, we’re all trying to stay warm and dry…

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WILL YOU SPEND 2 YEARS OF YOUR LIFE CLEANING YOUR HOME?

You could be amongst 47% of UK residents who spend 2 years of their lives cleaning, according to research from Harvey Water Softeners and TalkHealth…

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ORGANIC CLEANING PRODUCTS

If something is considered to be organic, that means it has been made from either something living, a plant, a vegetable or a fruit. Essentially, it’s a substance that can be found to be naturally occurring on the Earth…

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HOW TO DESCALE & CLEAN A KETTLE

Noticing some limescale in your kettle? It can look pretty strange, with bits of limescale floating in the water as you fill it up – not appetising in the slightest…

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HOW TO CLEAN A BATHTUB

Nobody likes having a dirty bathtub, but nobody ever seems to want to clean it out either! We’ve assembled some of the best tips and tricks for cleaning a bath to make the process as quick and easy as possible…

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CHEMICAL-FREE CLEANING

With the recent increase in awareness around the dangers of chemical cleaning products, many people are looking for ways to start a chemical-free cleaning regime…

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COST OF CLEAN: FOUR IN A BED STUDY REVEALS HOW MUCH MORE WE’LL PAY FOR A “CLEAN” STAY

A new study of data from the popular TV show Four in a Bed – which celebrates its ten year anniversary this April – has shown we’re willing to spend as much as 33% more on a “clean” B&B room.

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Latest Cleaning blog posts

Hard water is a cleaner's worst nightmare. It can leave unsightly water marks on all of your bathroom fittings and surfaces, even after it has just been cleaned.  Not only that, but hard water can cause a build up of limescale, blocking your appliances and impacting their performance. You may be using more water than…GO TO PAGE
Boiling water in a kettle
Limescale in a kettle is not just unsightly it also affects the taste of the water coming from your kettle, so your cups of tea or coffee can end up tasting ‘off’ if the issue isn’t dealt with. Removing limescale from your kettle is important because: Limescale makes your kettle water taste ‘funny’ Limescale affects…GO TO PAGE
Introducing the NEW HarveyArc, designed and engineered in the UK to be the first eco-friendly water softener on the market - using 38% less plastic and made from 62% recycled materials.    With a HarveyArc, common limescale issues like bath scum and inefficient appliances will be a thing of the past. Protect your home and the environment whilst…GO TO PAGE
A feather duster cleaning a mirror
The University Clean Off: Five Household Chores All Students Should Complete Before Heading Home For Christmas As university students pack their bags and prepare to say goodbye to their mates before heading home for Christmas, there’s one chore many will be dreading - the end of semester clean.  In a bid to make this unwanted…GO TO PAGE