Tips & Tricks

Tips & Tricks

How can you get a vacuum jug really clean? Did you know that a metal bracket can also be an excellent helper when it comes to tidying up? You can find answers to these questions and many other handy tips & tricks for our products here.

So simple, so tasty: a few simple ingredients can make water a real taste experienceSo simple, so tasty: a few simple ingredients can make water a real taste experience Everyone knows how important it is to drink plenty of water every day. Drinking lots of water is good for our skin, our internal organs and our general well-being. But does that mean we always have to be satisfied with boring old tap water? No! Thankfully, another option is available in the form of infused water.   Delicious coffee with a good conscience: here’s how it’s done!Delicious coffee with a good conscience: here’s how it’s done! For many Germans, everyday life just wouldn’t be the same without that takeaway coffee for an early morning pick-me-up or as a treat between meals. Yet the growing criticism of all those plastic and disposable cups that pass over the counter every day as a result just keeps on getting louder and louder.   And this is how easy it is to create a green balcony!And this is how easy it is to create a green balcony! Those who do not have a spacious garden do not have to do without their own little garden paradise. The balcony offers ample opportunity to give home gardeners a go at gardening! Even if you do not have the famed "green thumb", you will see: With a couple of tricks, anyone can become a successful hobby gardener.   What does it mean …?What does it mean …? Each sign has its own meaning, food-safe, dishwasher-safe, freezer-safe and much more.   Proper watering with Aqua ComfortProper watering with Aqua Comfort An intelligent watering system is a practical thing to have: less work watering, no waterlogging – and the plant takes exactly the amount of water it needs. Here are a few more watering tips to make sure that your indoor or terrace and balcony plants continue to thrive:   Food storage containers as kitchen helpersFood storage containers as kitchen helpers Food storage containers are used to store food. Well, that's obvious. But they can do so much more: CLIP & CLOSE and SUPERLINE can help with other cooking and kitchen activities, such as breading, leftovers, keeping tidy and much more.   No more mixing up flasksNo more mixing up flasks Has your child ever brought home the wrong flask from kindergarten or school? This won't happen with our KIDS flasks! They have an extra space for your child's name.   The joy of eggsThe joy of eggs There is nothing better than a soft-boiled egg for Sunday breakfast. But please, don't use a metal or silver spoon. These substances interact with the egg white giving it a metal-like taste.   Using a tray as kitchen decorUsing a tray as kitchen decor Don't know where to put your tray? Why not use it as a decorative element in the kitchen and place it against the wall. Flowers, berries and other beautiful decors make great pictures. Try it!   Use our sprayer as an ironing aidUse our sprayer as an ironing aid Cotton is certainly not the easiest fabric to iron. The creases can be pretty hard to iron out. This becomes much easier if you use a sprayer.   A tidier garage and basementA tidier garage and basement Where to put the ladder when you don't need it? The simplest solution: Hang it on a window box bracket.   Clean all over: Vacuum jugs and flasksClean all over: Vacuum jugs and flasks Rinsing out your vacuum jug or flask with water after use ensures years of pleasure. Dishwashing liquid is good for stubborn soiling, baking powder is even better: pour into the jug or flask, …   For long and warm drinking pleasureFor long and warm drinking pleasure Those of us who only drink small quantities of tea or coffee should use a smaller jug. The better the filling quantity fits into the container, the better the vacuum jug or flask can keep the beverage warm.   Storing spices correctlyStoring spices correctly What would life be like without basil, pepper, curry and co.? Perfect spices however have to be stored appropriately to prevent them from losing their flavour: Dry and dark – and always at hand.   Asbestos – avoid hidden dangersAsbestos – avoid hidden dangers How can you tell if dangerous asbestos is lurking in a vacuum jug? Quite simple: just look inside the jug before you buy it. If you see small dots – only a few millimetres in size – in the glass, then you’d best put the jug back on the store shelf.   Prevent waterloggingPrevent waterlogging Has it been raining non-stop for ages and are your balcony plants getting "wet feet"? They don’t like this at all. Come to their rescue quickly by simply drilling a hole in the bottom of their containers.   In the microwave, gentle is betterIn the microwave, gentle is better Whether for lunch in the office or a quick meal at home – nobody really wants to do without at microwave. Pop in the food, five minutes on high, and done. Stop! …   “Bite” instead of ripping – cleanly tear your foil“Bite” instead of ripping – cleanly tear your foil Are you tired of the endless fight to get a simple piece of aluminium foil or cling film? The CLICK & CUT foil cutter fits into any drawer and rescues your nerves.   On the wall and cleanly cutOn the wall and cleanly cut In the triple roll dispenser, foils and kitchen roll have their very own place. Foils and films are automatically fixed in place and then cut perfectly straight by the cutting wheels.