Want a cleaner home? Replace these bad cleaning habits with good ones and your home will stay tidier all week. We all have things we'd rather do than clean house. That's why cleaning hacks and shortcuts are so popular! But the point of taking a shortcut is to save time now and then, not on a regular basis. When cleaning shortcuts become your routine -- rather than a break … [Read more...] about 9 Bad Cleaning Habits to Break ASAP
How to Clean House and Household Tips
Real-world cleaning advice that works. These are the methods, cleaning mixes, and solutions that I use in my own home.
You don't have to constantly clean to have a tidy house. Here are proven ways to keep your home clean longer, so you can spend more time doing things you enjoy. With everyone staying home more these days, it can feel like you're cleaning house all the time. Papers take over the kitchen counter. Dust floats around and settles on your furniture. The carpets get dingy and that … [Read more...] about How to Keep Your Home Clean Longer
Steps to clean vinyl siding and remove stains to keep your home's exterior looking new. Since it's an exterior surface, vinyl siding gets exposed to a lot of harsh conditions. Over time, it grows dirty and collects things like pollen, bird or insect droppings, spider webs, and rust. If you live in a damp area, you may also notice mold and mildew spots on your home's siding. … [Read more...] about How to Clean Vinyl Siding and Get Rid of Stains
Grab some common household products to get your toilet bowl clean and fresh, no matter how badly it's stained. Keeping your toilet clean is vital to good health. Dirty toilets harbor all sorts of bacteria and viruses. Thanks to "toilet plume" -- tiny droplets spewed with every flush -- these germs spread to nearby surfaces. That's why, if one person in your home gets a … [Read more...] about How to Clean a Stained and Smelly Toilet
Everything you need to know to get your grout clean and stain-free using common household cleaners. Plus, how you can keep your grout looking new. Grout does more than fill the space between tiles -- it enhances their beauty. Since grout lines are lower, they collect a lot of greasy dirt that runs off the tiles. Grout develops mold and mildew, too. But, if you neglect it or … [Read more...] about How to Clean Grout and Keep it Looking New