Cleaning & Organizing

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8 Common Items That Remove Blood Stains

Wondering how to remove blood stains? Work as quickly as possible with these household items to… >>

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9 Extraordinary Uses for Nail Polish Remover

It's not just for your nails: read on for nine unusual ways to use nail polish remover when… >>

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8 Spring-Cleaning Tips to Get It Done Faster

Ready to give your home a top-to-bottom buffing? Start by focusing your efforts on the big pieces… >>

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As Seen on TV Reviews: What Not to Buy

We tested the ten most tempting household helpers: read up before you put your money down. >>

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5 Clever Car Tricks for Winter

How to prevent an icy windshield, quickly thaw a frozen lock, and more. >>

Why It Costs What It Costs: Vacuum Cleaners
Why It Costs What It Costs: Vacuum Cleaners

Learn what to look for when buying a new vacuum. >>

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7 Common Items to Remove Coffee Stains

Quick ways on how to clear up your cups, clothes, rugs, and tablecloths if you spill coffee on them. >>

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How To Organize Your Wrapping Supplies

The holidays are over. The trees have been trimmed, the gifts exchanged, and if you’re anything… >>

Gretchen Rubin's Tiny Secret to a Massively Productive Day
Gretchen Rubin’s Tiny Secret to a Massively Productive Day

Just wake up one hour earlier, argues happiness expert Gretchen Rubin in a recent Huffington Post… >>

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Steel Your Gut for Stomach Flu Season

Norovirus—or stomach flu—can really put your body through the ringer. Here’s what infectious… >>

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The Best Cleaning Tips and Tricks for a Dinner Party

Try these ten clever uses for everyday household items and you'll have your home party-ready in no… >>

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How Do You Clean the World’s Biggest Monuments?

It's a dirty job, but someone's got to do it; Daredevil moves and high-powered tools keep Big Ben… >>

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Home Improvement: 4 Ingenious Organization Tips

Simplify spring-cleaning with these smart—and unlikely—space savers. >>

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Zero Waste Uses for Eggs, Eggshells, and Egg Cartons

The ultra-utilitarian egg is a kitchen staple, but it has several other surprising uses around the… >>

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6 Extraordinary Uses for Dishwashing Soap

Who knew? Dishwashing soap isn't just for scrubbing plates—see how the liquid can kill ants, beat… >>

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Meet the Most Organized Man in the World, Ursus Wehrli

The world can be a messy place, and Swiss artist Ursus Wehrli is here to help clean it up—with a… >>

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How to Clean Silver: 13 Weird Tricks That Really Work

Make your tarnished silver and dull jewelry shine like new after a cleaning with these common… >>

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13+ Steps to a Zero-Waste Kitchen

Reduce, reuse, recycle: These expert tips will help you find new ways to cut waste in the kitchen. >>

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Summer Stain Removal: The Mommy Bloggers’ Guide

While barbecue sauce, ice cream and grass stains may mark the start of summer, who needs them… >>

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13+ Things Your Housecleaner Won’t Tell You

Are you your house cleaner's favorite client? Here, house cleaners from around the world come clean… >>