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The Best Sales to Shop on Amazon Prime Today

Amazon Prime Day is here! Here are a some of our favorite deals for DIYers.

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Best Hardwood Floor Cleaners

Find the right hardwood floor cleaner to keep your wood floors looking their best.


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What To Know About Carpet Cleaning

You owe your carpet some TLC. Keep it looking good and smelling fresh with these smart carpet cleaning strategies and...


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How to Dry Your Wet Carpet

Get your wet carpet dry and fluffy again with these tips and tricks, whether you're facing mildly damp or fully...


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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...

9 Best Laminate Floor Cleaners

We sifted through the dozens of laminate floor cleaners on the market so you don't have to. Here are the...


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10 Best Floor Cleaners

For any floor in any situation — from laminate to linoleum — here are the best floor cleaners to keep...

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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....


How to Paint Concrete Floors

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


10 Most Common Uses for a Pressure Washer

Got a pressure washer collecting dust in your garage that you're just not sure what to use for? Here are...


12 Bad Home Decorating Habits You Should Stop Immediately

Are you guilty of these bad home decorating habits? Your design should make sense and not confuse your guests.

10 Bad DIY Habits You Need to Stop Doing Immediately

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


Should I Pressure Wash My Roof?

Pressure washing a dirty surface can be satisfying to watch, but that doesn't mean it's good for your roof.


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How to Deep-Clean Vinyl and Linoleum Floors

Your easy-to-clean vinyl flooring needs a deep cleaning once in a while. Follow these steps to deep-clean vinyl floors and...


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The Scientific Reason Why Cleaning and Organizing Is Good for You

Organizing your space doesn't just feel good — it does your body good, too. Here's why cleaning is good for...


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Which Floor Wax, Polish or Sealant Is Right for the Floors In Your Home?

Don't make the wrong choice! Find the best floor wax, polish, sealant or cleaning solution depending on the type of...

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Why You Should (or Shouldn’t) Wax the Floors in Your Home

To wax or not to wax? Find out whether your floor needs waxing or another type of treatment for keeping...


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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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How to Clean a Gas Fireplace

Important annual gas fireplace maintenance.


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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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How to Clean Vinyl Siding

Techniques for cleaning tough-to-remove stains on vinyl siding, trim and gutters.


45 Kitchen Mistakes You Need to Stop Making

Your kitchen will never function better if you avoid these common mistakes.


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How to Clean Wallpaper With Simple Ingredients

Wallpaper is back — on accent walls and backsplashes, in bathrooms and bedrooms. When that papered wall gets dirty, here's...


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Best Cleaners for Your Hardwood Floor

Find the right wood floor cleaner to keep your wood floors looking their best.

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5 Top Carpet Cleaners for Your Home

If your carpet is looking dingy, you may be wondering: What's the best carpet steam cleaner? Read on for our...


How to Choose the Right Robot Vacuum

There's a lot to love about robot vacuums, the compact, computerized vacuum cleaners that clean floors without any effort on...


Fireplace Cleaning: When to Clean a Chimney Flue

How often to remove creosote to prevent chimney fires and do a fireplace cleaning.


10 Surprising Ways to Use a Magic Eraser Sponge

Do you know what makes a Magic Eraser magic? The stain-fighting sponge we all know and love is made from...


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How To Clean Tile Floors

Tile floors are easy to keep clean with sweeping or vacuuming. When it's time for a more thorough job, here's...


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How to Clean Hardwood Floors

Learn how to clean hardwood floors naturally with household staples.