Cleaning & Organizing

8 Tips for Cleaning a Kitchen or Bathroom Sink
8 Tips for Cleaning a Kitchen or Bathroom Sink

Sinks are the workhorses of your kitchen and bathrooms; they see a lot of action, so keeping them… >>

How to Clear a Clogged Sink Drain
How to Clear a Clogged Sink Drain

Any number of things can clog a sink drain or cause it to drain slowly. Similarly, there are a… >>

7 Tips for Cleaning Hardwood Floors
7 Tips for Cleaning Hardwood Floors

With just a little regular care, a floor can go decades without needing to be sanded and refinished… >>

11 Tips for Cleaning Vinyl Floors
11 Tips for Cleaning Vinyl Floors

Learn to protect and clean your floors. >>

4 Golden Rules of Cleaning Wallpaper
4 Golden Rules of Cleaning Wallpaper

In most rooms, an occasional cleaning is all it takes to keep your wallpaper looking good. >>

10 Quick Remedies for Your Wood Floor's Biggest Enemies
10 Quick Remedies for Your Wood Floor’s Biggest Enemies

Here are a few secret weapons that will help you remove pesky messes and stains from your wood… >>

8 Secrets to Keep Your Painted Walls Looking Fresh
8 Secrets to Keep Your Painted Walls Looking Fresh

To keep your walls looking like new, all it takes is periodic dusting, prompt spot and stain… >>

13 Moving Tips to Keep in Mind
13 Moving Tips to Keep in Mind

It's moving season and all the boxes, yard sales, and change of addresses can get overwhelming… >>

8 Ways to Store Your Suedes and Leather Goods
8 Ways to Store Your Suedes and Leather Goods

I recently checked in with the pros at Madame Paulette Cleaners in New York City to find out the… >>

7 Homemade Kitchen Odor Killers
7 Homemade Kitchen Odor Killers

Welcome to a whole new and natural way to keep your cooking area clean and healthy. >>

Top 10 Simple Ways to Stop Bedroom Clutter
Top 10 Simple Ways to Stop Bedroom Clutter

Forever knocking things off your crowded nightstand? Here are the simple steps you can take to… >>

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

Buying furniture is a huge investment. Making sure it stands the test of time takes some work… >>

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… >>

6 Green Gadgets Your Home Needs
6 Green Gadgets Your Home Needs

My husband and I used to run around the house unplugging everything—TVs, computers, cell… >>

13 Ways to Go Green: The Reader's Digest Version
13 Ways to Go Green: The Reader’s Digest Version

Simple answers to 13 common questions. For more detailed answers to these questions, check out The… >>

13 Things Your Dry Cleaner Won't Tell You
13 Things Your Dry Cleaner Won’t Tell You

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

75 Storage Ideas: A Room-by-Room Guide
75 Storage Ideas: A Room-by-Room Guide

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

The Ultimate House Cleaning Calendar
The Ultimate House Cleaning Calendar

Here's the scoop on what to clean and how often. >>

Five More Things Your Dry Cleaner Won't Tell You
Five More Things Your Dry Cleaner Won’t Tell You

We asked dry cleaners to spill all their secrets and tips about the care of your most important… >>

A Germ-Fighting Magic Wand
A Germ-Fighting Magic Wand

Kill viruses like hospitals do! >>