Tips For Basement Cleaning and Organization

Tips For Basement Cleaning and Organization

If you are like most homeowners, your basement has become a large, open dumping ground for clutter. The basement is out of sight, so not only is it easy to “hide” things, but it is also the area in many homes that is often in need cleaning and organization. The thought of cleaning out the […]

How to Clean Your Home Before Your Baby Arrives

How to Clean Your Home Before Your Baby Arrives

Having a baby is a wonderful experience, but it also means there are some tasks that you have to get done before it’s time to bring the baby home. The first step is to furnish and prepare the nursery. Baby proofing your home is the next step, which typically includes ensuring the electrical outlets are […]

Spring Cleaning your Refrigerator

Here’s How to Spring Clean Your Refrigerator

Spring feels like the season made for cleaning. But it’s easy to overlook one of the hidden-in-plain-sight areas that often needs help the most: your fridge. Because it’s used all the time, it’s easy to feel like your refrigerator is just destined to be in a perpetual state of semi-yuck. To make things worse, a […]

What Dirty Little Secrets are Hiding in Your Cleaning Products?

What Dirty Little Secrets are Hiding in Your Cleaning Products?

It’s hard enough to keep your house clean without worrying that your cleaning supplies could be causing more harm than good. The average home contains 62 toxic substances–in everything from cleaning supplies to seemingly innocuous bath and body products. Though experts argue that the small amounts we’re exposed to aren’t harmful at all, no one […]

Winter Emergency Cleaning Tips

Winter Emergency Cleaning Tips

It happens to everyone at some time or another. Regardless of how cautious you are in an attempt to prevent accidents that may lead to carpet stains, accidents happen. If you are like most people your first instinct is to grab a towel and start scrubbing and if that doesn’t work, you get out a cleaner […]

7 Tips to Keep Your Carpets Clean in Winter

7 Tips to Keep Your Carpets Clean in Winter

With the winter months bringing guests and the snow, the carpets are simply bound to take on extra dirt and stains unless you take measures to protect them. The lighter the carpet color, the more important it is to stay on top of winter maintenance. These seven tips will help you preserve your carpets while […]

Demystifying the Humble Carpet Pad

Demystifying the Humble Carpet Pad

That thin piece of your flooring, the carpet padding, plays a major role in the life of your carpet. But who thinks much about it? If you inherited the padding when you bought your home, and if you’ve never spilled any liquid on your carpet, you have little to ponder until it’s time to replace […]

The Best Habits to Develop for a Cleaner Home

The Best Habits to Develop for a Cleaner Home

Do you want a cleaner home? That should be a rhetorical question, because really, who doesn’t? A clean home is not only more attractive and relaxing; it can help you and your family stay healthier. But finding time for cleaning is harder than ever, it seems. You don’t have to sacrifice cleanliness to maintain your active lifestyle. Adopt a few new […]

New Year's resolutions, home, cleaning

Quick Tips to Kick That Clutter Before the New Year

If every time you look around your home, it feels a little depressing due to all the clutter, what better time to focus on a clean up effort than after the holidays? If one of your New Year’s Resolutions is to look around your home and find some ways to make cleaning up easier, than […]

A Clean House Makes for a Happy Host

A Clean House Makes for a Happy Host

The holiday season is in full swing, which means there are parties to plan, gifts to buy and lights to hang. Unfortunately, it also means you are going to have to find the time to get the house clean and in order before the guests arrive. When you are hosting holiday celebrations, simply wiping down […]