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Nov 1, 2018 11:36 am
How a 'Decluttering November' Can Transform Your Whole House Before the Holidays
Like many Americans, I like to shop. I enjoy hunting through thrift stores, antique malls, and vintage shops, searching for treasures. I make online purchases. And I buy new items in...
Oct 22, 2018 11:30 am
The Best Way to Remove Grass Stains and Get Your Clothes Back to New
Figuring out how to remove grass stains is one of the trickiest laundry challenges. Those stubborn green blemishes seem to latch right on to light-colored clothing. Plus, you’ve probably heard...
Oct 12, 2018 5:30 pm
How to Speed-Clean Your House in 30 Minutes When Guests Are on the Way
You’re relaxing at home when you get the call. Friends are in the area and they thought they might pop in shortly for a drink. The holidays are coming up, so cleaning has been off the agenda —...
Aug 23, 2018 4:25 pm
5 Low-Cost Ways to Pep Up Your Car so It Looks New Again
Would you rather spend about $36,000 or about $3,000 for a new car? Before you plunk down about $36,000 — the average new car price reported by Kelley Blue Book — take a look at your current ride....
Jul 10, 2018 4:21 pm
The Best Ways to Get a Spotless Carpet Without Renting a Steam Cleaner
If your house has carpet — plus kids or pets — then you need to know how to deep clean carpet without a steam cleaner. Because let’s face it, mud and red fruit punch are not a good combination,...
May 18, 2018 4:02 pm
Super-Satisfying Power Washing Videos Are Taking Over the Internet
If the recent internet sensation of pimple-popping videos has completely grossed you out, a new viral craze might be more up your alley. Pressure-washing and power-washing videos are just as...
Apr 20, 2018 1:20 pm
Getting Rid of Fruit Flies and Gnats at Home Is Way Simpler Than You Think
We love indulging in all of our favorite fruits when they're in season, but keeping them in the house always raises the issues of how to best get rid of fruit flies and gnats. It seems they're...
Apr 2, 2018 12:00 pm
How to Clean an Oven Quickly and Painlessly
Raise your hand if you've ever wondered how to clean an oven. You're not alone: this most-used household appliance can get pretty dirty, thanks to all the spills, crumbs, and other debris left...
Mar 31, 2018 9:00 am
How to Clean a Microwave in Under 10 Minutes
It has seen everything from explosive TV dinners and volcanic bowls of chili to cake mug spills and pasta sauce catastrophes — our microwaves have been through a lot, and it leaves us puzzled by...
Oct 27, 2017 6:39 pm
5 Things You Should Never Put in the Dishwasher
Dishwashers are an amazing invention, right? Instead of spending a good chunk of time scrubbing pots and pans before wiping them off — or letting them dry overnight — you can now just chuck them in...
Sep 11, 2017 7:50 pm
12 Clever Cleaning Tricks for Nooks and Crannies From HGTV’s Sabrina Soto
Sabrina Soto is known for making lucky homeowners' design dreams come true on HGTV. And now, the beloved star of The High Low Project wants to help your clean home fantasy become a reality — well...
Sep 1, 2017 4:48 pm
Five Ingenious Household Hacks to Make Life So Much Easier
Anthea Turner has shared her ingenious household hacks on This Morning. She said her tricks of the trade can save time and effort on boring cooking and cleaning tasks, which is music to our...
Aug 7, 2017 4:09 pm
We All Need the Super Strong Vinegar That German Women Use to Clean Their Homes
We're all for natural, at-home cleaning hacks that save time and money, especially those that help us cut back on chemicals found in many household products. But of course there's one major caveat...
Aug 2, 2017 10:50 am
WinIt Wednesday: Win a Hoover REACT Powered Reach Plus Vacuum
We’re halfway through the week! So here’s your chance to WIN an exceptional prize, like this new vacuum from Hoover! There are just some chores we can’t escape, one of them being the dreaded day...
Jul 31, 2017 3:42 pm
The Secret to Drying Your Clothes Quickly
File this under: "We wish we knew this sooner!" Just about everyone who's ever done laundry has wondered how to dry clothes fast. Sure, our dryers work a lot quicker than air-drying ever would. But...
Jul 20, 2017 11:50 am
Tips and Tricks to Help You Keep Everything Sparkling Clean This Summer
With summer comes adventures — hiking, swimming, and barbecuing chief among them. But with those seasonal activities can come big messes. Luckily, we’ve got life-changing cleaning tips to help you...
Feb 29, 2016 3:10 pm
This Is the Absolute Best Way to Make Tarnished Silver Sparkle Like New Again
Polishing silver ranks up there on the list of tasks we dread to do. Just the thought of buying silver polish, applying LOTS of elbow grease, and then buffing each piece seems too daunting. But...
Feb 18, 2016 2:45 pm
This Is How Often You Should Be Cleaning Your Shower Curtain Liner
If you've ever cringed while looking at your shower curtain liner, you're not alone. It's easy to let this part of the bathroom become an afterthought. But it's also very important that you don't...
Jan 15, 2016 2:19 pm
Easy Cleaning Trick Makes Your Cookie Sheets Sparkle Like New
The holidays might be a relaxing time for you and your family, but your baking sheets sure take a beating. Patchy and worn, they’re now a shadow of the shiny silver surfaces they used to be. Repay...
Jan 13, 2016 10:47 am
The No-Vacuuming Way to Keep Your Car's Drink Holders Spotless
Some chores get checked off the list quickly and easily. Others get ignored until you just can’t put them off any longer. Vacuuming the living room? No sweat! Vacuuming out the car? Now that...