Organizing & Cleaning

Make Your Own Fresh Mint Room Spray
Make Your Own Fresh Mint Room Spray

This invigorating mint spray has citrus undertones. Just shake it thoroughly before using it as a… >>

Lavender-Scented Coathanger Sachets
Lavender-Scented Coathanger Sachets

Make these lavender sachets to scent your wardrobe, or use them as party favors. >>

Rose-Scented Linen Spray
Rose-Scented Linen Spray

Use this rosy linen spray to refresh musty fabrics in your home, or whenever you need a pick-me-up! >>

Welcome Home Potpourri Blend
Welcome Home Potpourri Blend

This spicy citrus blend will fill your home with a refreshing fragrance. >>

Are You Ironing Wrong? 8 Tips on Getting it Right
Are You Ironing Wrong? 8 Tips on Getting it Right

Banish wrinkled shirts and rumpled sheets for good with these perfect-pressing tips >>

How to Whiten Clothes Without Using Bleach
How to Whiten Clothes Without Using Bleach

If you don't care for the smell of bleach, here are a few natural alternatives. >>

More Things Your Housecleaner Won't Tell You
More Things Your Housecleaner Won’t Tell You

More insider secrets and tips from the people who keep your home clean. >>

13 Things Your Housecleaner Won't Tell You
13 Things Your Housecleaner Won’t Tell You

Former maid service owners and housekeeping agencies come clean about what it's like to tidy up… >>

5 Ways to Reduce Clutter in Your Life
5 Ways to Reduce Clutter in Your Life

Do useless objects and worthless papers keep piling up in your home? Here's how to cut the clutter… >>

Best Apps and Online Tools to Help You Manage Your Life
Best Apps and Online Tools to Help You Manage Your Life

Make your phone and computer work for you. >>

Is Your Kitchen Sponge Harboring MRSA?
Is Your Kitchen Sponge Harboring MRSA?

Cold and flu season is coming. Want to get smart about germs? Learn how to duck the bugs and… >>

5 Quick Cleaning Projects in 20 Minutes or Less
5 Quick Cleaning Projects in 20 Minutes or Less

From mopping bathroom floors to keeping clutter away, devoting just a few minutes of your day can… >>

Out, Out, Damned Stains
Out, Out, Damned Stains

Why struggle with an untested stain removal tip, or cry over stains that won't budge? Here's what… >>

5 Tips for Removing the Most Horrifying Halloween Stains
5 Tips for Removing the Most Horrifying Halloween Stains

Now that the big day has passed, we’ve scared up our best stain-removal secrets for getting your… >>

How to Recycle the Hazardous Stuff
How to Recycle the Hazardous Stuff

You know how to recycle paper, plastic and aluminum, but what about paint cans, batteries, cell… >>

6 Natural Cleaning Boosters
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… >>