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Get whiter whites and darker darks with these ingenious additions to your laundry.
Clever solutions to stop kitchen clutter.
Washing windows is a tiresome chore. Here are some expert tricks to have your windows sparkling in no time.
1. Corrosives. Lye, hydrochloric acid, phosphoric acid, and sulfuric acid are sometimes used in drain, oven, and toilet cleaners. They are some of the most dangerous chemicals in your home.
2. Bleach. Chlorine bleach does a great job … Read More
Sure it’s great for heating up leftovers and giving a baked potato a head start, but it’s the microwave’s lesser-known uses that make it an excellent household helper. Here are a few things we bet you didn’t know your microwave … Read More
Spring is in the air—which means a whole lot of pollen soon will be too. But even if you’re among those lucky enough not to suffer from seasonal allergies, you’re not entirely off the hook: there are plenty of allergens lurking inside… Read More
The folks behind Apartment Therapy (“saving the world, one room at a time”) have a huge following and an award-winning website with very thorough cleaning tips:
Wet the sink, sprinkle baking soda over … Read More
Drowning in junk mail? New post office rules may make things even worse! Find out how to stop unwanted snail mail from clogging your mailbox.
Do you really need them?
1. Get rid of religious proselytizers at your door. Acknowledge intent, not content, says British Esquire. It’s not that you don’t want to hear what they have to say (though you don’t—you really, really don’t). It’s a matter … Read More
Make your phone and computer work for you.
Save money on cleaning products by making your own with these easy recipes.
Bedbugs are like the cast of Real Housewives: They’re everywhere and almost impossible to eradicate. What’s the best advice for preventing and destroying America’s newest scourge?
What’s the best kind of dirt? The sort that you never allow into your house in the first place. That’s dirt in its proper place – dirt that you don’t have to clean up. It’s much easier to head off a problem before it takes root, than … Read More
Is clutter taking over your kitchen? These simple steps will help you create instant space.
Is clutter taking over your garage? These simple steps will help you create instant space.
Is clutter taking over your closets? These simple steps will help you create instant space.
Is clutter taking over your bedroom? These simple steps will help you create instant space.