Cleaning & Organizing

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6 Natural Cleaning Boosters

Save money and create a healthy, clean home with these natural cleaning boosters. >>

Nontoxic Ways to Remove Hard Water Stains
Nontoxic Ways to Remove Hard Water Stains

To keep your home safe (especially if you have children), try these nontoxic ways to rid yourself… >>

Stain Removal Secrets from a Costume Designer
Stain Removal Secrets from a Costume Designer

You don’t get to be an Emmy Award-winning costume designer without learning to think on your… >>

9 Unusual Uses for Eggshells
9 Unusual Uses for Eggshells

The next time you make an omelet, don’t toss your shells. Eggshells have nearly as many uses as… >>

6 Tips for Storing Your Summer Wardrobe
6 Tips for Storing Your Summer Wardrobe

Instead of simply packing away your summer clothes, why not take the opportunity to do a bit of… >>

7 Deadly Sins of Picture Hanging
7 Deadly Sins of Picture Hanging

Don't make these mistakes when hanging your art collection. >>

4 Tricks for Perfectly Clean Windows
4 Tricks for Perfectly Clean Windows

Here are some professional tips to get your windows to gleam. >>

Chores That Burn Major Calories
6 Household Chores That Burn Major Calories

No time to hit the gym? Hit the broom instead! Housework is a cheap and productive way to burn a… >>

Indoor Mold, Asthma and Your Children
Indoor Mold, Asthma and Your Children

Research suggests infants exposed to mold have more than double the risk of developing asthma, and… >>

6 Uses for Your Toothbrush in the Kitchen
6 Uses for Your Toothbrush in the Kitchen

Here's how to put a toothbrush to good use while cooking. >>

For the Love of Laundry
For the Love of Laundry

Tips from around the web for people who really (we mean really) love doing laundry. >>

How to Clean Your Kitchen Sponge
How to Clean Your Kitchen Sponge

Keep your kitchen sponges free of bacteria with these two easy cleaning tips. >>

13 Tips for a Super Yard Sale
13 Tips for a Super Yard Sale

A yard sale is just clearing your clutter, right? Wrong. It’s an opportunity to become a master… >>

cotton balls
3 Cleaning Tricks Using Cotton Balls

These bathroom mainstays make manicures and makeup removal a breeze, but guess what else they can… >>

Best Spinmeister
Best Spinmeister

In Illinois, people are fighting over who gets to do the laundry. >>

3 Ways to Save Money Using Your Dishwasher
3 Ways to Save Money Using Your Dishwasher

1. Laziness can pay off. Let your dishwasher do all the work. Wait until the machine is full to… >>

5 Tricks of the Trade to Make Your Clothing Last Longer
5 Tricks of the Trade to Make Your Clothing Last Longer

In this economy, it pays to extend the life of your wardrobe. Here's a simple shopping list of… >>

4 Solutions to Common Laundry Problems
4 Solutions to Common Laundry Problems

Sometimes clothes just don't turn out right. Here are some common problems and the likely solutions… >>

5 Ways to Kick Your Housekeeping Up a Notch
5 Ways to Kick Your Housekeeping Up a Notch

Go beyond vacuuming, mopping and dusting with these house-cleaning tips from the pros. >>

Is it Dangerous to Rarely Wash Your Bath Towel?
Is it Dangerous to Rarely Wash Your Bath Towel?

Do bath towels really ever get dirty? >>