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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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How to Clean a Glass Stove Top

Even the smallest splatter can stick out like an eyesore on a glass stove top. We'll walk you through how to clean a glass stove top quickly and easily.

How To Get Stains Out of a Mattress

You can't throw a mattress into the washer, so how do you clean mattress stains? Here's a few simple ways...


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How to Clean a Refrigerator (and Keep It Clean)

Food is only as clean as the refrigerator you store it in. Here's how to deep clean (and then keep...


13 Things You Should Never, Ever Vacuum

Getting out the vacuum may seem like a quick solution for any spill, but some things just aren’t meant to...


How To Clean a Bathroom Exhaust Fan

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

Is it Better to Hand Wash Dishes or Use the Dishwasher?

When it comes to washing dishes—believe it or not—as long as you have a newer model dishwasher, it's better to...


You Can Clean Your Microwave Using These Three Simple Pantry Items

Built-up grease and grime from using your microwave every day? Here's how to clean it using three pantry items.


This Is How Often You Should REALLY Be Vacuuming

If you wonder if your lack of love for your vacuum cleaner is damaging your flooring, or jeopardizing your health,...


This Is Why Your Dog Is Afraid of Vacuum Cleaners

Ever wonder why your dog immediately starts barking when you turn the vacuum on? There's actually a few specific reasons...


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How to Clean Your Vacuum

You use your vacuum to clean up messes around the house, but there comes a time when your vacuum itself...


Vacuum Cleaner Repair: Clean Out Clogs

Three simple ways to unclog your vacuum.


The Best Way to Clean a Greasy Kitchen Range Hood Filter

The standard way to clean the filter from a kitchen exhaust fan is to stick it in the dishwasher.


How to Replace a Vacuum Cleaner Belt

Complete this simple task in 30 minutes

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How to Steam Clean Your Oven

Clean your dirty oven, the safe way!


Here’s How To Properly Clean your Electric Stove

While you can set the burners on your electric stove to high to try and burn off any food debris...


How to Clean and Care for a Coffee Maker

You can keep your Mr. Coffee looking like new, even after years and years of daily use. Here's the scoop...


How to Reuse Your Vacuum Cleaner Bags (Yes, It’s Possible!)

In a pinch, a vacuum cleaner bag is actually reusable. The bottom end of the bag is usually folded over...


Vacuum Cleaner Hack for Hard-to-Reach Spots

Sometimes you need a little bit of creativity to deep clean hard-to-reach areas. If you have a plastic squeeze top...


Dryer Sheet Floor Sweeper

Don't throw away used dryer sheets. There's another use for them. Wrap a couple of dryer sheets onto the head...


You Should Always Add This One Ingredient to Your Dishwasher

Use vinegar in your dishwasher to give your glassware an extra sparkle and prevent filmy residue from hard water.


10 Things You Should Never Wash in Your Dishwasher

Don't ruin your favorite dishes and utensils! Find out which items simply won't hold up if you wash them in...

10 Ways You’re Loading Your Dishwasher All Wrong

Do you place glasses upside down on the tines of your dishwasher's top rack? If so, you're doing it wrong....


Fast Window Screen Cleaning

A power washer packs a punch when washing window screens


Robot Vacuum: Does It Really Work?

Considering a robot vacuum? Read this first.


The Top 12 Household Cleaning Tips For The Really Tough Stuff

Even the most stubborn stains and hard-to-reach spots are no match for these secret cleaning solutions.


Vacuum Extension Tube

Don’t throw away the cardboard tube from wrapping paper!


Don’t Brush the Dog—Use a Vacuum Instead!

My dog has a heavy coat that requires a lot of brushing.