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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 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 time

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...

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 Load a Dishwasher the Right Way, According to Cleaning Pros

Chances are, you're making a few mistakes that are preventing your dishes and utensils from getting fully clean. Here's what...

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...


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...

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...


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!


16 Kitchen Cabinet Organizers That Solve Any Storage Complaint

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


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...

13 Things You Probably Aren’t Washing Enough

How often are you cleaning these things in your home? It's probably not enough!


We Tested the Oven-Cleaning Hack That Uses One Ingredient

This oven-cleaning hack couldn't be simpler—all you need is a lemon! But does it really work?


How to Clean Laminate Floors So They Shine

Laminate is a popular flooring material, but cleaning it requires special care. Learn how to clean laminate floors the right...


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Liquid vs. Powder Detergent vs. Pods: Which Is Best to Use?

Laundry experts break down the pros and cons of powder vs. liquid detergent vs. pods, making your choice that much...


Review: My House Was Never Really Clean Until I Used the Bissell Steam Shot

The Bissell Steam Shot cut my cleaning time in half and my house has never looked better.


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Here’s How to Clean a Glass Oven Door Inside and Out

Cleaning the glass door of your oven can be a tough job, but these expert tips can make it easier


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How to Clean Grout and Remove Grime Quickly

Learning how to clean grout takes strategy. But with a little time, some household cleaners and minimal scrubbing, you can...


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How to Clean Your Windows Inside and Out, According to Cleaning Pros

Say goodbye to dirt and streaks! Once you learn how to clean windows the right way, you might wonder...


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

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The 8 Best Shark Vacuum Accessories to Make Your Machine Even Better

Get the most bang for the buck by investing in one of these expert- and shopper-recommended Shark vacuum accessories.


How to Clean Your Window AC Unit—and the Gross Things That Can Happen If You Don’t

It's hot. Like, really hot. Learn how to clean a window AC unit, and you can stay cool all summer...


The 7 Best Vacuum Brands of 2023

These are the best vacuum brands for every type of vacuum owner, according to experts, reviewers and our own testing.


Here’s What Happens If You Don’t Wash Your Bra

How often should you wash your bra? You might be surprised.


The 6 Best Dyson Vacuums for Every Home

There's a reason (or six) that Dyson is a household name in cleaning. These are the best of the best,...


The 6 Best Vacuums for Stairs of 2023, According to Cleaning Pros

Whether your stairs are straight, L-shaped or spiraled, these best vacuums for stairs tackle the job.