Preparing Your Bathroom for the Holidays

Preparing Your Bathroom For the Holidays

The house has been dusted, the tree has almost been put up, and the Christmas wreaths have been placed. It’s about that season and the house is shaping up nicely. During the holidays, we tend to focus on areas of the house that will see the most activity. The living room and kitchen tend to receive the most attention while the bathroom tends to be neglected. This time around, make sure that your bathroom is just as festive and prepared for its duty as the rest of the house.
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Packing Preparation for the Gym

Don't allow yourself to be without your gym essentials again.

You’ve packed your gym bag and you’re now making your way to the gym – only to realise you’ve forgotten something. Whether you hit the gym in the morning before work or directing after leaving the office, it’s best if you pack your bag the night before.

Don’t allow yourself to be without your trusty water bottle or gym towel again with this list of gym must-haves.

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How to Spot High-Quality Towel

Find soft, luxurious towels with these tips

Your towels say a lot about you. Their quality, softness and colour all play a part in expressing your personal taste and the value you place on quality and luxury in the home. Towels are used every day and they should be chosen and treated as such.

Whether you are shopping for towels to hang in the master bathroom or to tuck away for guests, use these 3 simple steps to help you buy the best quality towels your money can buy.

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Kitchen Towel Stain Removal, Part 2: Blood and Chocolate

TowelsRus explains how to remove common stains from kitchen towels

TowelsRus offer charming kitchen towels, for hanging on a rack or the range and for putting on a roller. We have patterns for any décor, and while you can count on us to deliver high quality and good looks, we can’t prevent the dreaded kitchen accident. We’ve recently covered the best ways to get out oil and red wine, and now we turn to a few other substances that might end up on your towels. A top tip is to keep hydrogen peroxide in the house – unlike bleach, it won’t lift commercial dyes, so it works on organic-based stains without damaging coloured fabrics.

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Care for Your Swimming Costume

Care for Your Swimming Costume

With summer on, you could very well be finding yourself in a pool while on holiday. Classic striped beach towels, a new swimming costume, and a sunny location. Sounds pretty great, doesn’t it? A stylish, well-made swimming costume can be quite costly, so it’s worth taking the time to clean and care for it properly. Here are the must-do tasks for keeping that suit looking great for a good few summers to come.

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Choosing the Best Colour for Your Luxury Hotel Towels

Choosing the Best Colour for Your Luxury Hotel TowelsChoosing the Best Colour for Your Luxury Hotel Towels

In hospitality, the guest experience always comes first. Happy guests are repeat customers who recommend their stay to others. A lot of work usually goes into providing guests the best, most comfortable experience, and that means attention to detail. A great hotel will offer little extras that make the stay just that extra bit more appealing.

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Stain Removal Tips, part 1: Oil and Wine

Top Stain Removal Tips for Oil and Wine

Put some beautiful hand towels in the kitchen and you know they’re going to meet with all sorts of disaster. It’s the kitchen, after all. If you’re intent on keeping those towels pristine, though, you’ll need a few things always at hand for stain emergencies: baking soda, cornstarch, liquid dish soap, hydrogen peroxide, and Shout.

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Create The Perfect Date At Home With Luxury Towels

Date Ideas: Get Romantic, Get Pampering

Anniversary, birthday or date night, there are all sorts of occasions that are perfect for a lovely evening in with your significant other. Why not make your next date extra special by setting it up indoors? No need to make any reservations, just make the most of your very own home to show how thoughtful you are and create a romantic, pampered night in.

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Towel Care: How Often Should You Wash Your Towels

Washing your towels makes them last longer

While most people wash their towels at fairly regular intervals, there may be some linens that you should wash more often than you think. A smelly towel is a sure-fire way of telling that it’s high time to wash it, or perhaps even discard it. But with these guidelines you can significantly improve the hygiene of your linens.

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Microfibre or Cotton Towels

Microfibre or Cotton Towels

Expect miraculous results when drying with a microfibre towel. These towels are impressively absorbent and can typically soak up more onto a smaller surface. But run your hands through a microfibre towel or cloth and while they feel soft, they do have a strange tape like quality where they stick to your fingers. That feeling is caused by fine synthetic fibres clinging on to moist surfaces.

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