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Keeping your home neat and tidy isn’t an impossible task once you know our best cleaning and organizing tips. We’re here to help with the only cleaning schedule you’ll need, along with advice on everything from cleaning your kitchen and bathroom to stain removal to doing your laundry the right way. Plus, we have strategies for organizing your bedroom closet, linen closet, pantry and more.

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How to Use Baking Soda in Laundry to Remove Smells and More

It’s all natural, safe and cheap. If you haven’t been using baking soda in your laundry, you’ll want to start after reading this!

Procter & Gamble Is Recalling 8.2 Million Bags of Laundry Detergent Pods—Here’s Why

This recall affects at least 17 types of laundry pods, including Tide Pods and Gain Flings. Here's a full list...


30 Genius WD-40 Uses for Your Home—Inside and Out

Learn about the many surprising ways WD-40 can clean and protect items all around your home, outdoor space and more


How to Use Vinegar in Laundry to Eradicate Smells and More

If you’re not using vinegar in laundry, you’re missing out! Here’s how to get fresher, softer, brighter clothes—naturally.


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11 Things You Probably Shouldn’t Clean with Dish Soap

This humble, grease-fighting superstar is stronger than you think.

16 Kitchen Cabinet Organizers That Solve Any Storage Complaint

Make better use of storage space with these kitchen cabinet organizers.


Review: I Tried The Mila Air Purifier And My House Has Never Felt So Clean

The Mila Air Purifier is a smart appliance that gives an in-depth look into your home's air quality and leaves...

How to Get Crayon Off the Wall in Minutes

Did your kids surprise you with some new artwork? Here’s how to get crayon off walls quickly and easily, according...


Should You Be Adding Aluminum Foil to Your Dryer? We Put the TikTok Hack to the Test

TikTok users swear by this laundry hack, but can you really beat static cling with aluminum foil? We tested the...


How to Clean Every Type of Floor Quickly and Easily

With these expert-recommended techniques and tools, cleaning floors is a cinch. Here's what you need to know about wood, marble,...


How to Use a Mr. Clean Magic Eraser for a Sparkling Home

Curious about cleaning with this magical mystery sponge? Our experts explain what it is and how to use a Magic...

Best Vacuums for Hardwood Floors of 2023, According to Cleaning Pros

You can trust your home to the best vacuums for hardwood floors, which are specially designed to clean thoroughly yet...


How to Clean Every Type of Shower Quickly and Easily

Think you know how to clean a shower? If you’re not following these tips for tile, stone and more, you...


How to Load a Dishwasher the Right Way

Think you know how to load a dishwasher? Our experts do. Here's how to make your dishes shine.


How to Clean Kitchen Cabinets Inside and Out

Beautiful kitchen cabinets really catch the eye—and just about everything that splatters, smears or spills. Here's how to clean kitchen...


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Liquid vs. Powder Detergent vs. Pods: Which Is Best for Your Laundry?

Laundry experts break down the pros and cons of powder vs. liquid detergent, as well as pods. Find out which...

11 Polite Habits House Cleaners Secretly Hate—and What to Do Instead

Your intentions may be good, but these "helpful" habits don't help your house cleaner at all


How to Get Paint Out of Clothes: 3 Methods That Actually Work

Whether you're dealing with acrylic, latex, oil-based or dried paint stains, here's how to get paint out of clothes, according...


What Is Ammonia Used For? 11 Surprising Ways to Use It Around the Home

One of the most powerful and inexpensive household cleaners, ammonia often gets overlooked. We asked experts how to use it...


How to Clean a Bathroom from Top to Bottom

Nobody loves scrubbing the bathroom, but with cleaning expert Melissa Maker's step-by-step guide, you can simplify the process and save...


How to Clean Your Jewelry—and Keep It Sparkling

Good news! You can easily clean your jewelry using common household items to keep it shiny and eye-catching.


How to Clean a Faucet Head to Get Rid of Buildup, According to the Pros

These tips from the experts make it easy to clean your faucet head so it looks brand new—and works better...


How to Use a Self-Cleaning Oven Feature Safely and Effectively

Don't put off this cleaning project any longer! Luckily, self-cleaning ovens do most of the work for you.


How to Remove Water Stains from Wood with Common Household Products

With a little elbow grease and the right ingredients, you can remove water stains from wood and bring your furniture...


Levi’s CEO Says to Wash Jeans in the Shower—Here’s What Happened When I Tried It

Want your favorite jeans to look great and last longer? According to Levi's head honcho, this unusual laundering method is...

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The Sneaky Fire Hazard in Your Basement You May Not Know About

A firefighter explains how to avoid a water heater fire and the safety tips you need to know


Do You Really Need a Top Sheet on Your Bed? Experts Settle the Debate

Are you Team Top Sheet, or Team No Top Sheet Needed?


This Shark Carpet Cleaner Is the Missing Piece In My Cleaning Routine

Add this Shark carpet cleaner to your routineyour floors will thank...


Why Are People Putting Toilet Paper in the Fridge?

Have you heard of this trend? We'll explain how it works and let you decide if it's worth trying out...


Dishes Still Wet After Running Through the Dishwasher? Try This

This dishwasher hack will dry your dishes in just five minutes!


15 Best Kitchen Drawer Organizers for Mess-Free Silverware

Say goodbye to clutter and hello to missing utensils with the best kitchen drawer organizers that bring order to your...