How to Turn Your Drill into a Master Cleaning Device
To make this drill brush you’ll need: a drill, a washer, a bolt, a long machine screw and a brush head replacement.
How to Clean Hardwood Floors with Natural Products
While hardwood floors are beautiful in a variety of colors and finishes, this type of flooring needs special care. You can’t simply mop…
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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 fix, repair, and clean is at the top of…
How to Remove Hard Water Stains
The right product and technique can cut cleaning time by 30 percent. We'll show you how to remove tough stains in toilets, sinks and…
How To Clean Furniture and Fight Odors Without Chemical Cleaners
Are you tired of furniture odors but want a safer, chemical-free alternative to commercial sprays like Febreze. There are several effective,…
Garden Gloves to Dust Knickknacks
For tiny trinkets and knickknacks with small parts that are difficult to clean with a standard household rag, try this handy hint: Slip on a…
Clean a Can Opener with Wax Paper
Did you know that you can clean and protect your manual can opener with simple wax paper? It’s that easy! Here’s how to do it: Fold a sheet of…
14 Handy Hints for Cleaning Your Home
You don’t need expensive appliances or specially designed products to keep your home neat and tidy. The following 14 handy hints will show you…
20 Brainy Ways to Use Dryer Sheets
Who knew dryer sheets had so many uses beyond making laundry smell fresh and feel soft? Here are ways to use new dryer sheets to keep all sorts…
Protect Your Home During Remodeling
Protect your home and make cleanup easier
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 clean, deodorize or just refresh, one popular kitchen staple…