Adekunle Elemo

Kunle is a student and writer. He can always be counted on to give an impassioned defense of Arsene Wenger and Arsenal in his own awkward way.

How to find the ideal generator for your home

Due to the struggle to get constant electricity in Nigeria, generators have sadly become a necessity for any home, business or organization in need for a reliable source of power. Therefore, for the average homeowner/tenant, selecting an ideal generator is a very important part of making any living arrangements. Just like when selecting an ideal car, you have to take note of some factors like: REQUIRED WATTAGE Depending on the number of appliances needed to be powered, the wattage level required will differ from household to household. The best way to do this is to estimate the total wattage required by getting the sum total of the estimated power output of individual appliances in the house, then buy a generator with a power output slightly ...

How to Choose the Best Soap for your Clothes

We’ve all been there, sadly. A favorite shirt turned into casual wear around the house or your favorite Agbada now so faded that the only way to get any more use out of it is to convert to sleepwear. How do the soaps we use for laundry affect our clothes and how can we take adequate steps to ensure that we use the right soaps, hence increasing the value we get from our clothes? There are a number of factors involved in choosing the right soap(s) for your laundry needs namely; Texture of the clothes The texture of the clothes plays a big part in the process of choosing the right soap(s) to do laundry with. Different materials such as silk, cotton, wool, polyester, cashmere etc. have different textures and hence, different detergents should be ...

WHAT YOU SHOULD LOOK OUT FOR WHEN RENTING A NEW PLACE

If you are part of the 47% of Nigerians who reside in urban areas and do not own your own home, you will have to deal with estate agents to rent a place of your own. Here, we take a look at some of the things to look out for- and do while house hunting. Location Depending on what you do, either as a student or worker, make sure that the house you end up renting is quite close to where you spend most of the day – either studying or working a nine to five. This ensures that you spend as little money as possible commuting. The location of the house in relation to the major road also matters. Houses well away from the road might cost less, but might increase how ...

10 Little-Known Ways of Getting More Customers for Your Laundry Business

As with most businesses, one of the biggest problems facing a laundry business is getting (more) customers, either from other existing businesses or from customers who prefer to do their laundry the old-fashioned way, or even from those with a washing machine at home and don’t see the need for a laundry service. Outlined here are a few ways a laundry business can attract more customers to patronize their services. 1. A memorable introduction “First impressions last longest” so the saying goes. Clichéd, but with some truth in it, a memorable opening that grabs the attention of prospective customers can bring your company to mind when they have any laundry needs. 2. Increase your social media presence We live in a world where the quickest way to get information out to a large number of people in a very ...