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Keep your home sparkling clean inside and out with these projects and tips for a faster and better job.
Mold & Mildew
Floor Swiffer for Walls
The Swiffer Sweeper floor mop is a go-to cleaning tool for homeowners with hard floors,...
Use Tongs to Clean Blinds
First, cut a rag into two small pieces. Then use twist ties to secure the...
Paint Stick to Clean Lint Buildup
15 Decluttering Tips for the Cold Months
From a pair of mittens to a ton of firewood, keeping cold-weather-related necessities accessible but...
The 10 Things in Your Home You Aren’t Cleaning Often Enough
You scrub the tile, clean the carpet and even wash the windows regularly. But are...
Coffee Filters for Dusting
When you need to clean a computer monitor or TV screen, reach into your kitchen...
10 Things You Don’t Need to Clean as Often as You Do
You keep your home clean. You regularly wash bed linens, wipe down the counters and...
Garden Gloves to Dust Knickknacks
For tiny trinkets with small parts, slip on a pair of soft gardening gloves. Then...
Remove Hard-Water Buildup with a Lemon
Pie Plate Dustpan
Then press the cut edge of half a pie plate flat along the surface that...
10 Ways to Reduce Indoor Allergens
Indoor allergens affect millions of Americans each year. While a home air purifier can help...
How to Use Natural Cleaners When Cleaning Furniture
Learn how to clean your furniture without harsh chemicals. With the techniques shown here you...
12-Step Fall Cleaning Checklist
You've cleared out the garden, moved some plants inside and are already mentally preparing for...
How to Effectively Clean Mini Blinds
If you let your mini blinds build up too much dust and dirt, they can...
Skylight Washing System
10 Unexpected Ways to Use Lemon Around the House
Are some often-used fixtures in your home looking a bit dingy? Whether you need to...
Cleaning Products that cause more Harm than Good
In today's fast-paced world, finding the quickest, easiest, most convenient, and least expensive way to...
Tips for Organizing Open Kitchen Shelves
Open kitchen shelves are an effective way to open up your kitchen while gaining more...
Buying Guide: What is the Best Vacuum Cleaner to Buy?
A quality vacuum cleaner should be versatile enough to clean a variety of surfaces and...
Speed Cleaning Tips
Want to get your house sparkling clean in less time? Check out these speed-cleaning tips...
Clever Cleaning Tips
Here's a great collection of tips and hints to make cleaning around the house...
Rust Stain Removal
'Resin bed cleaner' simplifies cleaning off rust stains
Remove Oil Stains From a Faux Plaster Finish
Remove them quickly with dishwashing detergent
Replace a Vacuum Belt
Give vacuum performance a big boost with a new agitator belt
Tips for Replacing Vacuum Filters
Bagless vacuums need frequent filter changes
Carpet Cleaning Tips for Pet Owners
Don't wait! Take 5 minutes to clean up the problem
Mud-Busting Boot Scrape
A great scrap wood project
How to Clean Your Oven Without Harsh Chemicals
When was the last time you cleaned your oven? Does preheating give you a burnt...
How to Clean Floors: Wood, Tile, Carpet and Everything Else
Most homes contain a variety of flooring types?carpet, hardwood, tile, vinyl and concrete. Knowing...
Things You’ve Probably Never Cleaned (but Really Should!)
Nobody likes cleaning, so there's often a focus on stuff you can see (or see...
Top 10 Household Cleaning Tips: The Tough Problems
Professional house cleaners share their best-kept secrets to save you time and effort.
10 Cleaning Tips for Your Whole House
Simplify and speed up dusting, vacuuming, stain and scum removal and other house cleaning chores...