Cleaning & Organizing

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3 Little Survival Tools You Can Make With Random Things Around Your House

How bizarre survival tools (like a tuna can, old bra, and lip balm) can help you survive power… >>

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6 Homemade Air Fresheners That Smell Like Your Favorite Stores

There's something about your favorite store and its irresistible aroma. Good news: You don't have… >>

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How to Make Your Own Air Freshener

You'll never buy a commercial air freshener again after you've made your own! >>

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13+ Secrets Personal Organizers Would Never Tell You for Free

Industry experts reveal the dirty details to help keep your home organized and clean. >>

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Coffee Grounds: 6 Ways to Reuse Them

Here are a handful of reasons not to toss your coffee grounds and to use them in the garden, for… >>

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20+ Extraordinary Uses for the Junk in Your Garage

Find double duty for your recycling, sports gear, hardware, and more while bringing organization… >>

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Protect Your Clothing from Moths

Manage a moth infestation with these great ideas. >>

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8 Ways to Boost Laundry Detergent

Optimize the power of your laundry detergent with these natural enhancements. >>

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12 Smart Ways to Use Bleach

You know it's a great cleaning product, but you'll never guess what else bleach can do! >>

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6 Household Items for a Sparkling Bathtub

Clever solutions for a spotless tub. >>

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20+ Ways to Easily Clean Pots and Pans

Say good riddance to grease and grime with these cleaning tricks. >>

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How to Clean Jewelry at Home

You don't need fancy jewelry cleaner to get your silver to sparkle, your gold to gleam, and your… >>

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5 Easy Fixes for Winter Woes

Don't let the cold weather slow you down! These quick tricks will get you out of frustrating… >>

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34 Useful Reasons to Load Up On Lemons

When life gives you lemons, you can do more than make lemonade. From eliminating odors to juicing… >>

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10 Ways to Save It With Soda

Preserve flowers, moisten a roasted ham and see how soda solves 8 other everyday problems. >>

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7 Ways to Remove Water Rings

Stop worrying over water rings -- these fixes will make your tables look terrific. >>

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How to Clean Using Hydrogen Peroxide

This medicine cabinet staple does more than disinfect. >>

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75 Storage Ideas: A Room-by-Room Guide

Is clutter taking over your home? These simple steps will help you create instant space. >>

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13 Things Your Dry Cleaner Won’t Tell You

Dry cleaners give you tips on how to get the most for your dollar. >>

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Baby Wipes: 8 Extraordinary Uses

Wipes do more than clean up baby's bottom! Here are new ways to put them to work. >>