How To Unclog Drains

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Maybe it’s just my house, but it seems I always need to remember how to unclog drains around 3 AM…on a weekend. At that point, even if my plumber was a night owl, his weekend rates would leave me sleepless for days! Fortunately, there are several steps homeowners can take to unclog drains without needing […]

10 Tips to Keeping a Clean House

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You can drastically stretch the time between regular cleanings when you know these tips to keeping a clean house. Although they don’t amount to a complete house cleaning, when you get in the habit of following them daily you probably won’t have to clean every week. Don’t feel like you need to be the one […]

25 Uses For Hydrogen Peroxide

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Considering all the uses for hydrogen peroxide around the house, it’s second only to white vinegar in the budget-conscious cleaning kit. While we’re all familiar with combing hydrogen peroxide through our hair to lighten it, it does so much more than that! Health & Hygiene Uses for Hydrogen Peroxide 1. Disinfecting cuts and scrapes: The […]

How To Clean Blinds

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If you’ve had little success reducing the amount of dust in your house you’ll want to know how to clean blinds. Most people metal, vinyl, or wood blinds are more allergy-proof than fabric curtains or drapes, but that’s only true if they’re cleaned regularly. Unfortunately, cleaning blinds can seem overwhelming but it doesn’t have to […]

How To Clean Wood Floors

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If you grew up in the 70s you probably didn’t learn how to clean wood floors because you didn’t need to — that decade’s home decor was as bad as its hairstyles. Fortunately, while flare-leg pants may be making a comeback, carpeting in the kitchen or bathroom remains as distasteful as poodle perms for men. […]

How To Clean a Kitchen Sponge

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Knowing how to clean a kitchen sponge can eliminate nasty kitchen odors and protect your family’s health. Like a smelly kitchen rag, dirty sponges breed potentially lethal bacteria which can transfer to your hand, preparation surfaces, and even your food. How To Clean A Kitchen Sponge There are a number of “household hacks” suggesting ways […]