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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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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.


The Ultimate Age-Appropriate Chore Chart for Kids

Use this chore chart for kids to get youngsters of any age on board with helping out around the house.


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Tips for Cleaning and Maintaining your Log Cabin Exterior

Log cabins can last beautifully for centuries with the right care. Keep your log cabin exterior in great shape and...


10 Bad DIY Habits You Need to Stop Doing Immediately

These bad DIY habits might be costing you more than just time and money.

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...


Best Affordable Drawer and Shelf Liners

Keep your cabinets and drawers organized and damage-free with our top shelf liner picks.

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Want to Make Your Home Less Dusty? Here Are 11 Easy Solutions

Dust is obnoxious. Within a day of wiping down your furniture and electronics, you'll see those nasty specks completely covering...


35 Things You Don’t Clean But Should ASAP

These areas of your home have been neglected for way too long! It’s time to roll up your sleeves and...


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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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This $5 Product Will Have Your Car Looking and Smelling Like New

Try these incredibly effective and super affordable wipes.

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Things Your Robot Vacuum Might Know About Your House

Your robot vacuum knows more about you and your household than you might think.


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How to Clean Your Kitchen in Basically 5 Minutes

How do you clean your kitchen fast with just a few minutes to spare? Cleaning experts share their best —...


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Secret Cleaning Tips From the Pros

These cleaning professional secrets will make your house sparkle from top to bottom.


6 Things Everyone Who Owns a Swiffer Needs to Know

Chances are you know how to use a Swiffer, but did you know about these useful hacks?


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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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A Waxed Paper Hack That’ll Cut Grease and Dust in Your Kitchen

Your humble roll of waxed paper can make chores so much easier.


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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...


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15 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Clean with Lemon

From tough stains to clogged drains, lemons are the cleaners you didn’t know you had. Take advantage of the surprising...


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17 Spots to Never Skip When Fall Cleaning

If you miss these magnets for dirt and germs, you’re missing out on having a truly clean home.


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Raising Prices During a State of Emergency: What’s Legal and What’s Not?

Concerned about price gouging during a pandemic? Find out about the definition, dangers and laws — or lack thereof.


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9 Things Professional House Cleaners Aren’t Allowed to Clean

Professional housecleaners won't clean these items for a variety of reasons — including their safety, and yours.


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The One Thing You’re Not Doing with Paper Towels (But Should Be)

Paper towels belong in your refrigerator. Surprised? Hear us out!


Your Dishwasher Tablets Can Actually Clean Your Oven — Here’s How

It turns out dishwasher tablets are tough on grease and grime all over the kitchen!

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6 Products to Help Kids Stay Healthy at School

As kids go back to school, staying healthy is more important than ever. Here are six safety and hygiene products...


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This TikTok Ice Cube Trick Will Take Care of Your Stinky Garbage Disposal

Is your garbage disposal funky? Just grab a handful of ice cubes to fix the issue!


8 Things Professional Housecleaners Do in their Homes Every Day

Ever wonder how some people never have mountainous piles of dishes in the sink, grime on the fridge handles or...


What Do Those Washing Symbols on Your Clothes Mean?

You know those hieroglyphics-like symbols on clothing labels? They’re intended to give consumers important cleaning information. But can anyone really...


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Cheap Handy Hints to Fix Common Home Issues

We all have those annoying problems around the house we'd like to fix, but we keep putting off for one...


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...