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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. Here's a comprehensive guide to point you in the right direction.

How to Paint Concrete Floors

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


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 Water Stains From Wood: Try These 6 Genius Hacks

Someone forgot to use a coaster? Grab any of these household products and you'll be able to buff out those...


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How To Clean Area Rugs Yourself

Learn how to properly clean area rugs yourself with this step-by-step guide.

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How to Clean Grout in Your Kitchen with a Surprising (and Cheap) Ingredient

From your floor to your backsplash, removing gunky buildup between tiles is easier than you think with this trick.


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21 Things Every Homeowner Needs to Know

While rewarding, being a homeowner can be costly and frustrating if you're not in the know. Here are 21 essential...

22 Brainy Ways to Use Dryer Sheets at Home

Who knew dryer sheets had so many uses beyond making laundry smell fresh and feel soft? Here are 22 ways...


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How to Clean White Shoes

You'll thank us for these genius and easy tips for how to clean white shoes. Read on to learn how...


Speed Cleaning Tips

Want to get your house sparkling clean in less time? Check out these speed-cleaning tips and top products that will...


10 Tips for Cleaning Your Whole House in a Day

Your home needs a good cleaning but you're unsure where to start. It is possible to clean your entire home...

How to Clean Wood Floors

Learn how to clean wood floors, including how often you should clean and tips to keep wood floors looking their...


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How to Get Blood Out of Carpet

You won’t have to explain that bloodstain in your carpet much longer. Try these easy cleaning hacks for how to...


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How to Properly Clean a Flat TV Screen

Brush the dust off your TV screen the right way with these tips.


How To Clean with Bleach In a Bathroom

When used correctly, bleach is an effective way to sanitize and clean certain areas of the house. Here's a few...


How To Clean a Bathroom Exhaust Fan

The most efficient tips on how to clean a bathroom exhaust fan.

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30 Spring Cleaning Tasks to Add to Your Checklist

Start thinking of spring cleaning as the calendar turns a page. Develop a plan with these tips on what to...


Printable Spring Cleaning Checklist for Your House

Deep-clean your home in no time—just take it step by step.


How to Reduce 5 Common Household Allergens

Reduce indoor allergens with our expert tips so you can cut allergens before they begin to form.


How to Clean Your House After Being Sick

Helpful tips for cleaning after a sickness


10 Tips on Dividing Household Chores

Household chores may not be fun, but for harmony and peace of mind, they must be done. Here's how to...


How to Clean Leather Furniture Stains with Natural Products

Leave the harsh chemicals in the cupboard and find a natural remedy.


10 Cleaning Tricks from Grandma

You learn a lot from Grandma—from how to make her famous recipes to the importance of hand-written letters. Grandmas also...


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...

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Clever Cleaning Tips

Here's a great collection of tips and hints to make cleaning around the house easier using common household supplies.


Tips for Replacing Vacuum Filters

Bagless vacuums need frequent filter changes


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Carpet Cleaning Tips for Pet Owners

Don't wait! Take 5 minutes to clean up the problem


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 how to best clean each type...