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Keep your home sparkling clean inside and out with these projects and tips for a faster and better job.

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Here’s How to Clean Every Type of Couch

Learning how to clean a couch is easier than you might think—as long as you follow these expert-approved instructions

6 Ways To Use Baking Soda To Clean Your Pool

Here's an inexpensive, easy-to-use secret weapon for keeping your pool clean and the chemicals balanced — baking soda!


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How To Make DIY Cleaning Slime

This handy cleaning slime is great for getting all the crumbs, dirt and dust out of hard-to-reach places.


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How To Clean Gold

Regular cleanings boost gold's characteristic shine and preserve it for generations to come. Here are pro-recommended methods for how to...


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How To Clean Silver

These DIY methods and top-rated products help clean silver and keep it looking beautiful.

How To Clean a Bathroom Fan

Here’s the plan — don’t neglect the fan.


How to Clean Corroded Battery Terminals

Car battery maintenance is an important part of keeping your vehicle running smoothly. Here's everything you need to know.

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How To Clean a Brick Fireplace

Keep your brick fireplace functioning well and looking good inside and out with these tips for how to clean fireplace...


How to Clean Your Bathtub

Follow these steps to keep your tub sparkling.


The Best Way to Clean Bathroom Tile

Make your tile and grout shine again. Here's how.


How to Clean a Shower in 6 Steps

Incorporate these steps into your regular cleaning routine.

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How To Get Cat Urine and Its Smell Out of Clothes

You love your cat, but don't love cat pee or its smell. Find out how to get cat pee out...


How to Clean Window Screens

Screen Cleaning Made Easy

 


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How To Clean Outdoor Cushions

Keep your outdoor cushions feeling fresh with these smart and easy cleaning methods.


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How to Deep Clean a Grill

Got a dirty gas grill and want to know how to deep-clean it? Follow this eight-step process to get it...


9 Ways to Dry Clothes Without a Dryer

Whether your dryer is kaput or you're looking for ways to save energy, drying clothes without a dryer isn't as...

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How To Get Dog Poop Out of Carpet, Wood & More

Whether you have a new puppy or a longtime companion, pet owners understand accidents happen. Here's how to tackle any...


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What to Do Within the First Year After Moving Into Your New Home

When you move into your new home, there are a number of cleaning tasks, basic projects and upgrades to consider....


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How Long Germs Last on 9 Not-So-Common Surfaces

Germs can live up to five days on some surfaces. Here's what to know and how to stay safe and...


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How To Get Stickers Off Glass

Stubborn glue residue or sticker remnants marring your glass? Here's how to get unsightly gunk off without leaving scratches or...


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How to Clean Carpets Without a Machine

Want to clean your carpet but hate those bulky machines? Follow these DIY cleaning tips and methods to learn how...


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How to Keep Your Bathroom Counter Clean and Organized

Enjoy a vanity that's sparkling and free of clutter, thanks to a bathroom counter organizer and more smart storage.


How to Paint Concrete Floors

Transform your concrete basement or garage floor with a fresh coat of paint.


5 Brilliantly Easy Ways to Get Paid for Your Clutter

Thinking about doing some spring cleaning? Instead of chucking your stuff, use these websites to score a few bucks for...


50 Things You Never Knew You Could Do With Toothpaste

Toothpaste will keep your smile in great shape but it's also pretty handy in cleaning up around the house. See...

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10 Things to Know About Swedish Death Cleaning

Yes, the name Swedish Death Cleaning is off-putting but it's kind of meant to jar you into action to decrease...


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How to Clean Inside Car Windows

Follow these steps to clean glass on the inside and get rid of fingerprints, smudges and the dust generated by...


How to Remove Salt Stains from Your Car’s Carpet During Winter

Get rid of wintery residue with these methods for cleaning salt stains.


How to Snuff Out Bad Smells in Your House

Every now and then you'll walk into a room in your home and think to yourself, "What stinks?" Maybe it's...


How to Remove Just About Anything From Carpet

From simple to extreme, these solutions will help you get rid of almost every carpet stain you may encounter at...


Garage Floor Resurfacing: Fix a Pitted Garage Floor

Special concrete resurfacers will make a concrete floor look like new