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  • Sometimes the hardest part about decluttering a space is the many decisions that need to be made about each item of clutter. This article helps you streamline these decisions so that decluttering is not a mind-boggling chore.

    Decluttering Tips: Easy Ways to Clean Up Your Stuff

    Decluttering Tips: Easy Ways to Clean Up Your Stuff

    by Shasta Matova47

  • I was searching for an inexpensive robotic vacuum that could be trusted to clean my house without supervision. Amarey’s A800 appeared to be exactly what I was looking for.

    Review of the Amarey A800 Robotic Vacuum Cleaner

    Review of the Amarey A800 Robotic Vacuum Cleaner

    by Walter Shillington0

  • Minimalism is a lifestyle which focuses on more life and fewer possessions. The minimalist life requires less income and gives more free time and greater health. Here's how to live a minimalist life.

    Minimalism: Downsizing Your Home, Downsizing Your Life

    Minimalism: Downsizing Your Home, Downsizing Your Life

    by Tessa Schlesinger7

  • Indoor air quality may be worse than outdoor air quality. Know what you can do to improve the air quality in your home so your family can live healthily and avoid the risk of asthma and COPD.

    7 Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality

    7 Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality

    by Chin chin1

  • I wanted to replace my elderly Roomba and was looking for a vacuum that was relatively agile and able to work in constricted spaces. I chose Vanigo’s new A3 Smart Robot Vacuum Cleaner.

    Review of the Vanigo Smart Robot Vacuum Cleaner

    Review of the Vanigo Smart Robot Vacuum Cleaner

    by Walter Shillington2

  • Making your own laundry soap is quick, easy and can save you money. In this article, I show you how to make it and exactly how much money you will save if you decide to take the plunge and do it.

    Save Money by Making Your Own Laundry Soap

    Save Money by Making Your Own Laundry Soap

    by Helena Ricketts11

  • Your kitchen is looking a little dingy and worse for wear. Looking for a cheap way to brighten up your kitchen? Spend the afternoon giving it thorough cleaning. You’ll be amazed at the results. Read these tips and get the entire family involved!

    Tips for a Sparkling Clean Kitchen

    Tips for a Sparkling Clean Kitchen

    by Linda Chechar10

  • This article explains how to completely descale an electric kettle naturally, without the need for any nasty chemicals or any scrubbing.

    How to Descale a Kettle Naturally

    How to Descale a Kettle Naturally

    by Rachel Thomas0

  • When you do the “the big clean”, you really need to know what you’re doing and be prepared for a thorough job. My personal recommendation is to use The Rug Doctor. You can rent one of these in most supermarkets in the US. They’ll sell you all of the cleaning supplies you’ll need, and the machine will cost about $25–$30 to rent for 24 hours.

    How to Use a Rug Doctor Steam Cleaner

    How to Use a Rug Doctor Steam Cleaner

    by Christopher Peruzzi8

  • Very few products that I've purchased in my lifetime have had the positive quality-of-life impact as has this amazing little floor-cleaning robot.

    How Roomba Changed My Life

    How Roomba Changed My Life

    by Brett Winn6

  • Fogging and aerosols for mold and mildew ate common methods used to kill and eradicate mold. It does its best work in hard-to-reach places like behind walls, under steps, in cellars and basements.

    Fogging Machines and Aerosoles for Mold Removal

    Fogging Machines and Aerosoles for Mold Removal

    by Melody Collins5

  • A simple three-ingredient laundry detergent recipe that'll knock your socks off AND clean them. Made with organic, vegan, and cruelty-free ingredients that clean beautifully for a fraction of the cost of what you'd find at the store.

    Easy 3-Ingredient DIY Laundry Detergent

    Easy 3-Ingredient DIY Laundry Detergent

    by Melanie0

  • Prevent potential health problems and avoid unnecessary repairs by removing limescale, soap scum, grease, smelly odors, mold, and bacteria from your washing machine drum, gasket, and filter using this method with 5 different ingredients that really work.

    How to Clean and Sanitize Your Washing Machine Inside and Out

    How to Clean and Sanitize Your Washing Machine Inside and Out

    by C L Mitchell22

  • Save money by making your own carpet deodorizer at home. Using a few simple ingredients you already have in your kitchen, you can easily make a greener, fresher version of commercial carpet freshener.

    Make Your Own Easy and Cheap Carpet Freshener

    Make Your Own Easy and Cheap Carpet Freshener

    by Jayme Kinsey16

  • Exhausted by itchy bites, crawling and pinprick sensations, and something invisible landing on your skin? Mystery solved: Here is how I dealt with black mould in my home.

    Invisible Biting Mites and Black Mould

    Invisible Biting Mites and Black Mould

    by Anna Lockhart168

  • Simple methods for removing and preventing nasty yellow sweat stains that can damage your clothing. Just about everything is found in your cupboards! The rest is as easy as following a few directions. Also, a few tips for hiding those sweat stains!

    How to Remove Yellow Sweat Stains

    How to Remove Yellow Sweat Stains

    by India Arnold25

  • One of the biggest cleaning problems in your home is about to be one of the easiest. For longer than I could imagine, water spots on my glass shower doors, on my faucets and in my sinks, and soap scum everywhere else has been the bane of my existence.

    How to Get Rid of Water Spots (Lime Scale)

    How to Get Rid of Water Spots (Lime Scale)

    by Victoria Van Ness32

  • I'll show you how to de-freeze your freezer in double-quick time without melting your food. You'll be amazed what a difference it makes knowing how to defrost in 20 minutes.

    How to Defrost Your Freezer Quickly

    How to Defrost Your Freezer Quickly

    by Diana Grant80

  • Trying to save money, my health, and help the environment means simplifying and cleaning up my cleaning supplies.

    Homemade Cleaning Products

    Homemade Cleaning Products

    by Kymberly Fergusson11

  • Rust loves the high-carbon steel of katana blades, so they need to be cleaned and protected regularly. Here's how to keep your katana and saya in top condition.

    How to Clean a Japanese Katana and Saya

    How to Clean a Japanese Katana and Saya

    by Kymberly Fergusson4

  • Here are a number of methods for removing scratches from glass that have worked for many people. Some methods are better for certain types of glass than others.

    How to Remove Scratches From Glass

    How to Remove Scratches From Glass

    by Patty Inglish MS42

  • Linen clothes always look so crisp and neat when you get them back from the cleaners. But who wants to spend the money sending linen clothes to the cleaners after every wearing? There are a number of easy home tips to keep your linen clothing looking straight-from-the-dry-cleaner fresh. Read on, and your linen clothes will be looking flawless for a lot less!

    How to Care for Linen Clothes

    How to Care for Linen Clothes

    by Linda Chechar22

  • No more harsh chemicals to clean away the tarnish from brass and copper treasures! A few tasty items from the kitchen, and you are on your way to chemical-free tarnish removal!

    How to Clean Copper and Brass Without Chemicals

    How to Clean Copper and Brass Without Chemicals

    by India Arnold23

  • Looking for a great way to clean up real silver coins? Learn how to clean silver objects in a solution of washing soda, hot water and aluminum foil in just a few minutes. A simple chemical reaction will convert silver sulfide back to silver and sulfur, with the silver staying on the coin.

    How to Clean Silver Coins

    How to Clean Silver Coins

    by Metal Detectorist3

  • When in doubt, don't put it in the dryer! Extend the life of your wardrobe and table linens with these simple stain removal tips.

    The Basics of Laundry Stain Removal

    The Basics of Laundry Stain Removal

    by Catherine Tally3

  • Blood stains are common in every household and numerous home treatments have been devised to remove blood from almost any surface. Blood stains are notorious for being particularly difficult to remove.

    How to Remove Dry and Fresh Blood Stains

    How to Remove Dry and Fresh Blood Stains

    by Willow Sidhe5

  • Save money on laundry detergent—make your own 100% natural laundry soap! You can have fresh, clean clothes while avoiding harmful chemicals.

    How to Make Easy Homemade Laundry Soap

    How to Make Easy Homemade Laundry Soap

    by Sharon Vile2

  • Although ink stains aren't as easy to remove as protein-based stains, if you know which tricks to use you can remove ink stains from almost any surface including fabric, stone, wood, tile, and leather.

    How to Remove Stubborn Ink Stains

    How to Remove Stubborn Ink Stains

    by Willow Sidhe1

  • Winter is traditionally the time of year when your clothes start sticking to you, your hair starts sticking up, and you are shocking just about everyone you touch. But why? And how do you keep it from happening?

    How to Remove Static Electricity From Your Home

    How to Remove Static Electricity From Your Home

    by Victoria Van Ness22

  • When your house is stinky, you need some natural home deodorizing tips for every room. By using some simple, natural, healthy ingredients that you likely already have in your home, you can have a clean smelling home again quickly and easily.

    Natural Home Deodorizing Tips for Every Room

    Natural Home Deodorizing Tips for Every Room

    by Victoria Van Ness4

  • Not using your silver or your silver flatware because it is tarnished and too hard to clean? With Tarn-X, it can look shiny and brand new within minutes. See how easily I cleaned my 55-year-old utensils.

    How to Easily Clean Sterling Silver With Tarn-X

    How to Easily Clean Sterling Silver With Tarn-X

    by Susan Zutautas36

  • Is your Roomba vacuum acting a little sluggish or running out of battery power before it is finished? Follow these Roomba cleaning instructions to keep your robot running smoothly and efficiently.

    How to Clean Your Roomba Robot Vacuum

    How to Clean Your Roomba Robot Vacuum

    by Tom Lohr1

  • Vinegar is the home cleaning superhero - no joke. Let's talk about why on earth you would choose this pungent beauty to clean everything from carpets to glass to even your washing machine. The power of vinegar doesn't end inside the home, so let's explore all the goodness it has to offer!

    Vinegar: A Vegan, Eco-Friendly Essential for Cleaning Your Home

    Vinegar: A Vegan, Eco-Friendly Essential for Cleaning Your Home

    by Melanie0

  • This article will walk you through how to make your own washing soda at home to help you clean all sorts of crazy messes in your house fast and easy. All it takes is an oven, a cookie sheet, and a box of baking soda.

    How to Make Your Own Washing Soda at Home

    How to Make Your Own Washing Soda at Home

    by Victoria Van Ness5

  • The term 'upholstery' originated from the words 'up' and 'holden', or 'to hold up'. Upholstery provides furniture (particularly seats and beds) with the following: padding, springs, webbing, and fabric/leather covers. However, the word 'upholstery' is commonly used to refer to the covering of domestic furniture or coverings in automobiles and boats.

    How to Clean Different Kinds of Upholstered Furniture

    How to Clean Different Kinds of Upholstered Furniture

    by Roselyn Mendoza10

  • A product review of the Shark Navigator NV22L. This includes: the pros, the cons, basic troubleshooting tips, the customer care number, and my personal experience with the Shark Navigator.

    Shark Vacuum Product Review

    Shark Vacuum Product Review

    by Amber Lynn2

  • Clothes stained with various substances need to be treated differently. This article talks about how to remove stains from clothes with careful consideration of the type of stain on the clothes.

    How to Remove Stains From Clothes

    How to Remove Stains From Clothes

    by Chin chin15

  • If you really want to live more naturally and avoid chemicals in your home, replacing your household cleaners with essential oils can be a life-changing decision. Experiment with some blends and use the oils that smell the best to you. They will leave your home smelling amazing.

    10 Essential Oil Uses for Green Cleaning and Reducing Toxins in the Home

    10 Essential Oil Uses for Green Cleaning and Reducing Toxins in the Home

    by Jennifer C4

  • You don't have to pay for a professional plumber to unclog your bathroom sink, in a matter of hours you will be able to do the job yourself and save hundreds of dollars!

    How to Unclog the Bathroom Sink

    How to Unclog the Bathroom Sink

    by Simon Cook52

  • These time-saving tips for household problems are all natural. Learn how to patch a hole in the wall, keep your eyes from tearing as you peel an onion, and more.

    25 Natural Household Tips to Make Life Easy

    25 Natural Household Tips to Make Life Easy

    by Audrey Hunt78

  • Are you tired of all the junk and mess plaguing your home? Is it hard to get a basic cleaning in due to all the extra stuff? Follow these tips to get your home clutter-free in one week.

    How to Declutter Your Home in 7 Days

    How to Declutter Your Home in 7 Days

    by Sarah Johnson12

  • Your grandmother does it, so does your mom and chances are you do it too. Spring cleaning is a time-honored, housekeeping tradition.

    Down and Dirty Spring Cleaning Tips

    Down and Dirty Spring Cleaning Tips

    by Linda Chechar5

  • Here are some tips to avoid getting condensation in your bathroom, from providing adequate ventilation to installing extractor fans and dehumidifiers. Keep in mind the most important thing is to properly ventilate your bathroom after you take a shower or bath.

    How to Prevent Bathroom Condensation

    How to Prevent Bathroom Condensation

    by Thomas Mulrooney12

  • Decluttering your home and getting organized is a commitment to yourself. It says, "I'm worth the time and effort it takes to create a positive, peaceful space where I can thrive." Let's get going!

    How to Declutter Your Home and Make It a Sanctuary

    How to Declutter Your Home and Make It a Sanctuary

    by McKenna Meyers2

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