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    I Tried It: My Honest Bissell Little Green Review

    Messes are inevitable, especially in a home with kids, pets and gardeners. We found a way to make them go away.

    I Tried the NuWave OxyPure Air Purifier and Noticed Less Dust Around My House

    Curious about all the hype around air purifiers? We tested one popular model that purifies over 2,500 square...


    We Tested and Reviewed the 5 Best Pet Stain Removers of 2024

    We tested six pet stain removers to find the best options for eliminating spots on carpet, hard floor and upholstery....


    How to Clean a Computer Screen and Keyboard

    Tough to see your computer screen through all the smudges and fingerprints? Here's how to rectify that, pronto.


    How To Clean and Disinfect a Phone Case

    Follow these simple steps to keep your phone case clean as a whistle.

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    How To Clean a Front Load Washer

    Clean your front load washer once a month to keep it smelling fresh. Regular cleaning also helps prevent mold and...


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    How ‘Junebugging’ Could Make Your Home Cleaner

    Have you heard of this buzzy new cleaning method?

    The 5 Best Bissell Carpet Cleaner Machines for Tough Stains and Messes

    From spot treating to deep cleaning, we found the best Bissell carpet cleaner to remove dirt and pet messes in...


    We Tested the Bissell Revolution HydroSteam Pet Carpet Cleaner, and It Truly Wowed Us

    Is the Bissell Revolution HydroSteam worth the hefty price tag? We put this best carpet cleaner for pets to the...


    We Tested the Bissell CrossWave HydroSteam Plus Vacuum on a Variety of Pet Messes

    The Bissell CrossWave HydroSteam Plus allows you to vacuum, clean and steam your floors, eliminating messes with just one machine.


    The Dyson Outsize Plus Eliminates Pet Hair From Every Corner of My House

    The Dyson Outsize Plus is the one-stop shop for all your pet hair removal needs in vacuum form.

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    What You Can Do To Make Washing Dishes More Sustainable

    From picking the right cycle on the machine to soaps, sponges and handwashing techniques, here's how to green up your...


    We Tried the New Shark Cordless Pro, the Vacuum That Empties and Charges Itself

    In this Shark Cordless Pro review, we put the brand's newest cordless model to the test—and find it makes vacuuming...


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    The Right Way to Wash a Sweater

    Never ruin a garment again!


    We Compared Hoover vs. Bissell Carpet Cleaners for Pet Stains—Here’s How to Choose

    Who wins in the Hoover vs. Bissell carpet cleaner debate for cleaning pet messes? Here is what the experts, reviewers...


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    10 Unusual Uses for Baby Oil

    The common household item isn't just for babies!

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    8 DIY Cleaning Product Recipes That Really Work

    Ditch harmful chemicals and save money with these green-and-easy recipes for cleaning windows, furniture, stoves and more.


    How to Wash Polyester

    Don't be embarrassed if you have polyester clothes in your closet. You're in good company. Here's how to keep them...


    Shark Stick Vacuum: Our Editor’s Top Pick for October Prime Day Two

    Prime Day is the best time to snag our favorite Shark stick vacuum for $60 off. Pick up pet hair...


    The New Tineco Pure One Station Self Cleans the Entire Machine (Really!)

    The Tineco Pure One Station is my new favorite vacuum cleaner—here’s why.


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    Make Your Own Clear Labels in Minutes Using This Cheap Hack

    All you need are a printer, tape, scissors and a bowl of water!


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    How To Wash a Weighted Blanket

    Weighted blankets are trendy and people swear by them, but how do you keep them clean? We talked with laundry...


    Why You Should Not Put Fabric Softener in Your Toilet Tank, Despite This TikTok Hack

    Unravel the truth behind TikTok's viral fabric softener in the toilet tank hack and discover safer alternatives for a fresh-smelling...


    Time to Remove Leaves? Ditch Your Rake for a Cardboard Box

    This hack is quick, cheap and effective, but could lead to some painful consequences.


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    How To Use Bleach in Laundry the Right Way

    Get your clothes spotless and bright with these expert tips.

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    10 Things You Should Never Put in the Washing Machine

    Some items can shrink in the washer, while others can be totally destroyed or even break your machine!


    The 15 Best TikTok Cleaning Products That Actually Work

    CleanTok has us in the cleaning mood! Here are cleaning products from TikTok that are worth your money...


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    10 Essential Fall Clean-Up Tasks

    The seasons are changing, and it's time to prepare! Here are common post-summer clean-up chores to get your home ready...


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    How to Remove Dryer Burn Marks from Clothes

    Scorch marks from the dryer on your favorite piece of clothing? In many cases, you can still salvage it. Here's...


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    Are You Getting the Most Out of Your Dishwasher?

    Common dishwasher mistakes may be costing you valuable time and money. Here's how to avoid them.


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    How to Clean Grill Grates

    Read on to learn how to keep your grill grates in great shape and guarantee your food always tastes great.