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  • 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.

    How to Remove Static From Your Home

    How to Remove Static From Your Home

    by Victoria Van Ness14

  • 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, leather...

    How to Remove Stubborn Ink Stains

    How to Remove Stubborn Ink Stains

    by Willow Sidhe1

  • Bathrooms are filled with germs that can make you and your family sick. Learn how to clean bathrooms and keep them clean.

    The Secret to Cleaning Bathrooms

    The Secret to Cleaning Bathrooms

    by L Sarhan3

  • Can you wash pillows? Absolutely! In fact, you *should* wash your pillows at least twice a year to extend their lifespan- but mind the way you go about it! What follows is a guide to protecting, washing, drying, and maintaining pillows. Enjoy!

    Can You Wash Pillows? Yep! Here's How

    Can You Wash Pillows? Yep! Here's How

    by Simone Haruko Smith35

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

    Invisible Biting Mites and Black Mold

    Invisible Biting Mites and Black Mold

    by itchycoopark46

  • Your kitchen is looking a little dingy and worse for the 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 lindacee10

  • The term ‘upholstery' originated from the words ‘up' and ‘holden', or ‘to hold up.' Upholstery is the work that 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; and also in automobiles and boats.

    How to Clean Different Kinds of Upholstered Furniture

    How to Clean Different Kinds of Upholstered Furniture

    by Roselyn Mendoza10

  • 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

  • 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, especially opposed to coffee stain removal or...

    How to Remove Dry and Fresh Blood Stains

    How to Remove Dry and Fresh Blood Stains

    by Willow Sidhe5

  • 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

  • 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

  • So you want to declutter your home? It's a project but it's very achievable! Pace yourself and take the right approach, and your home can be decluttered in less than a month

    How to Declutter Your House in 30 Days

    How to Declutter Your House in 30 Days

    by Marisa Wright9

  • 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

  • No one likes housekeeping tasks, but they're a necessary evil. Here are a few suggestions to make your housekeeping duties less stressful and how to maintain a less stressful environment.

    Housekeeping Tips for Reducing Stress

    Housekeeping Tips for Reducing Stress

    by Melissa Flagg COA OSC10

  • Will your children want your treasured belongings when you die? Do you have space and the time to take your parents' possessions right now? Here are options for dealing with inherited STUFF.

    Stuck with Your Parents' Stuff?

    Stuck with Your Parents' Stuff?

    by Virginia Allain2

  • 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 around the country. They’ll sell you all of the cleaning supplies you’ll need along with the machine. The machine itself will cost about $25 - $30 to rent for twenty-four hours.

    How to Use a Rug Doctor Steam Cleaner

    How to Use a Rug Doctor Steam Cleaner

    by Christopher Peruzzi5

  • Have you let your house cleaning duties slip? Are you tired of looking at the dirty build-up? Follow this 7 day plan to deep clean your home and make it sparkle!

    How to Deep Clean Your House in 7 Days

    How to Deep Clean Your House in 7 Days

    by Sarah Johnson9

  • Learn to use Soap Nuts to create your own completely green liquid detergent, cleanser, and moisturizing shampoo. Frugal and completely biodegradable.

    How to Use Soap Berries or Soap Nuts

    How to Use Soap Berries or Soap Nuts

    by Christin Sander38

  • Prevent potential health problems and avoid unnecessary repairs by removing limescale, soap scum, odors, mold and bacteria from your washing machine using these 5 cleaning methods that really work.

    5 Ways to Clean and Sanitize Your Washing Machine

    5 Ways to Clean and Sanitize Your Washing Machine

    by C L Mitchell7

  • 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 & Brass Without Chemicals

    How to Clean Copper & Brass Without Chemicals

    by India Arnold23

  • If you have a wood burning stove, you need to know about cleaning and maintaining it. Here's how I clean the glass door, flue/chimney and exterior of my wood burning stove. Easy tips to follow.

    How I Clean my Wood-Burning Stove

    How I Clean my Wood-Burning Stove

    by LongTimeMother15

  • Learn how to get rid of that standing water in your sink. Liquid drain cleaners don't always work and it requires a bit more effort but knowing how you can do this yourself can save you big money.

    Unclogging a Sink Drain in the Bathroom or Elsewhere

    Unclogging a Sink Drain in the Bathroom or Elsewhere

    by Dan Robbins6

  • Learn how to make a homemade carpet stain remover that uses stuff you have around the house. A simple and natural way to get rid of old stains.

    Homemade Carpet Stain Remover

    Homemade Carpet Stain Remover

    by chrissieklinger7

  • OVERVIEW The Ecovitta upright steam cleaner provides an eco-friendly method of cleaning carpets, rugs and hardwood floors without the use of harsh chemicals. A selection of accessories are included to assist in the cleaning of cupboards,...

    A Review of the Ecovitta Upright Steam Cleaner

    A Review of the Ecovitta Upright Steam Cleaner

    by Walter Shillington3

  • 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 Cook51

  • Are you a shoe addict? Are your shoes so unorganized you don't even know what you have now? Do you wish you get it under control? I am here to help you organize too many pairs of shoes.

    How to Organize Too Many Pairs of Shoes

    How to Organize Too Many Pairs of Shoes

    by Jeannie InABottle15

  • 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

  • A video demonstration of how to clean silver with baking soda and aluminum foil: the aluminum reduces the oxidation on the silver, allowing the silver metal to return to its shiny state. Silver tarnish is silver sulfide, and heavily tarnished items may create a sulfur odor when this method is employed.

    How to Clean Silver with Homemade Tarnish Remover

    How to Clean Silver with Homemade Tarnish Remover

    by Leah Lefler13

  • Linen clothes always looks 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 lindacee20

  • A dust mite allergy is difficult to control, especially when you can't eliminate the cause. However, there are ways of reducing dust mites in your home.

    How to Bust Dust Mites!

    How to Bust Dust Mites!

    by Stephanie Elford0

  • Tips to avoid getting condensation in your bathroom, from providing adequate ventilation to installing extractor fans and dehumidifiers.

    Avoiding Bathroom Condensation

    Avoiding Bathroom Condensation

    by Thomas Mulrooney9

  • 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 Fergusson3

  • If you need to get rid of stuff to downsize or are making some other change to your lifestyle, the KonMarie method can help you declutter your closets and your life.

    Declutter Your Home the KonMarie Way

    Declutter Your Home the KonMarie Way

    by Beth Eaglescliffe2

  • 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

    How to Get Rid of Water Spots (Lime Scale)

    How to Get Rid of Water Spots (Lime Scale)

    by Victoria Van Ness31

  • Simple ingredients and these techniques make cleaning your own grout easy and inexpensive. Save yourself hundreds of dollars by learning to do it yourself with this non-toxic, chemical free technique.

    Easy and Inexpensive Way to Clean Grout Yourself

    Easy and Inexpensive Way to Clean Grout Yourself

    by Christin Sander13

  • Choosing the right mold fogger requires knowing what kind of mold you have, and which mold product to buy for your specific mold. Mold and mildew fog treatments can be used in homes and businesses.

    Choosing and Using the Right Mold and Mildew Fogger

    Choosing and Using the Right Mold and Mildew Fogger

    by Melody Trent3

  • Does line-drying save money and reduce the wear and tear on your clothing? Yes, and that's not all. Learn more about this old-fashioned method and why it makes sense.

    Why Line-Dry Your Clothes?

    Why Line-Dry Your Clothes?

    by Virginia Allain1

  • Learn several quick and effective methods to remove coffee stains.

    Coffee Stain Removal

    Coffee Stain Removal

    by Willow Sidhe2

  • Lipstick is essentially a dye in an oily base, which makes stain removal difficult without the proper techniques. Luckily, a few home remedies exist to help you kiss those lipstick stains goodbye, mostly consisting of household products you probably...

    Lipstick Stain Removal

    Lipstick Stain Removal

    by Willow Sidhe1

  • 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

  • If you have a lingering odor in the kitchen, it may be the refrigerator. This article demonstrates how to clean your refrigerator and offers a couple of tips and tid bits that you may not have considered when doing this chore in the past.

    How to Clean a Smelly Refrigerator

    How to Clean a Smelly Refrigerator

    by Dan Robbins64

  • How do you clean vintage lace and fabric? Three easy steps use a combination of simple household products and items found at the store to clean stains and odors from vintage fabric and lace.

    How to Clean Vintage Lace

    How to Clean Vintage Lace

    by Jeanne Grunert24

  • 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

  • If you are having problems with your laminated floors being streaky, here you'll find a solution to clean the laminate floors that really works.Just use products you already have in the house.

    How to Clean Laminated Floors

    How to Clean Laminated Floors

    by Barbara Badder26

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