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Ecover Toilet Bowl Cleaner Review of Ecover Ecological Toilet Bowl Cleaner
Ecover Toilet Bowl Cleaner is an ecological nature friendly toilet bowl cleaner that has a pine fresh scent, triple action power, and a biodegradable formula. Can Ecover Toilet Bowl Cleaner really be hard on toilet stains, germs, and dirt without being harsh on the environment?

Febreze Candle Review
The Febreze candle combines Febreze's odor eliminating technology in a candle form, but will it be right for your home? Find out the pros and cons of the Febreze candle in this review.

JOYS Household Notebook Review Review of JOYS Household Notebook
Household notebooks are a popular way to organize the influx of data, information, and paper that accompanies running a home and family. The JOYS Household Notebook is a beautiful and wonderfully detailed binder system able to organize nearly every aspect of your life.

Life Tree Bathroom Cleaner Review of Life Tree Bathroom Cleaner with Tea Tree and Lavender Oil
Cleaning a bathroom calls for a cleaner that can freshen, deoderize, sanitize, and remove stains. Wouldn't it be nice if it also contained no harsh chemicals and didn't cause breathing problems. Life Tree's Fresh and Natural Bathroom Cleaner with Tea Tree and Lavender Oil is safe for cleaning children's areas, but also does a great job on toilets and bathroom areas.

Life Tree Dish Soap Review of Life Tree Concentrated Dish Soap
Washing dishes can be tough on our hands, even if it does get our dishes clean. Life Tree has developed a super concentrated formula that is biodegradable and phosphate free. Life Tree Dish Soap contains aloe and calendula to soften and protect skin.

Scrubbing Bubbles Fizz-Its Review A Review of Scrubbing Bubbles Fizz-Its
Scrubbing Bubbles introduces its newest way to clean a bathroom, easily. Scrubbing Bubbles Fizz-Its are designed to be dropped into your toilet, letting an effervescent fizz lift away dirt and grime from your toilet bowl.

Gain Joyful Expressions Review of Gain Joyful Expression Laundry Detergent
Gain Joyful Expressions comes in gardenia delight and Apple Mango Tango. Gain Joyful Expressions has an uplifiting scent that lingers in your laundry and attracts attention from those around you.

Playtex Great Lengths Disposable Gloves Review
Playtex Great Lengths Disposable Gloves are especially helpful for messy clean-up jobs around the house. Find out if Playtex Great Lengths Gloves can stand up to the challenge of your messy cleaning jobs.

Clorox Green Works Natural All-Purpose Cleaner
Find out how Clorox's Green Works Natural All-Purpose Cleaner manages to clean surfaces with all natural ingredients.

Clorox Green Works Natural Bathroom Cleaner Review
Find otu how Clorox Green Works Natural Bathroom Cleaner measures up to other bathroom cleaners, and how it manages to clean tough soap scum and grime with 99% natural ingredients.

Clorox Green Works Natural Dilutable Cleaner Review
A dilutable cleaner is a great tool to extend your products cleaning power. Find out how Clorox Green Works Naturable Dilutable Cleaner can help you clean naturally.

Kaboom Shower Tub and Tile Cleaner Review
Kaboom shower tub and tile cleaner works to remove grime and dirt from bathroom surfaces with a foaming sprayer action. Clean tile shower stalls, tubs, sinks, and countertops quickly and easily with kaboom shower tuba and tile cleaner.

LifeTree All Purpose Spray Cleaner
All purpose cleaners are wonderful time and energy savers. Life Tree has an all purpose spray cleaner that is a natural, grease cutting, odor eliminating, and biodegradable. Life Tree's All Purpose Cleaner contains tea tree oil and lavendar.

Life Tree Original Premium Laundry Liquid Review
Life Tree is a company committed to phosphate free, biodegradable products that are safe for our families. Life Tree Laundry Liquid is super concentrated and completely natural, providing an earth friendly product to clean laundry with.

Method Aroma Pill Review Review of Method Aroma Pill
The Method Aroma Pill is a scented oil air freshener that plugs into a wall outlet. It comes in a variety of scents and has a nice design. The Aroma Pill lasts 6-8 weeks.

Method Baby Laundry Detergent A Review of Method Baby Laundry Detergent
Baby laundry has special needs. More stains, dirt, along with the need for gentleness makes Method the perfect candidate for a Baby Laundry Detergent. Method's Baby Laundry Detergent has a bottle that is three times smaller.

Method Dish Soap Ultra Concentrated Formula Review of Method Dish Soap
Dish soap has to walk a fine line between gentleness for hands and toughness for our dirt. Method's dish soap does a great job on ridding dishes of dirt and grease without subjecting your hands to harsh chemicals.

Kaboom Bowl Blaster Review of Kaboom Bowl Blaster
Kaboom Bowl blaster is a foaming toilet bowl cleaner designed to lift and foam away stains and dirt from the toilet, making scrubbing either unnecessary or reduced. Kabooom Bowl blaster is a powdered cleaner that bubbles and foams up fully to lather the sides and even rim of the bowl with cleaner.

Method High Efficiency Laundry Detergent for Front and Top Loading Washers A Review of Method High Efficiency Laundry Detergent
High Efficiency washing machines save time, energy, and money, but require a special deterget to prevent oversudsing. Since the machines require less water, less detergent is needed. Method's HE Laundry Detergent has a bottle that is three times smaller.

Method Dryer Sheets A Review of Method Dryer Sheets
Dryer sheets help soften fabrics and prevents static cling. In addition the fresh scent of method dryer sheets makes them great for use in stinky shoes, gym bags, drawers, and closets.

Method Hand Wash Pink Grapefruit Aroma Review of Method Hand Wash Pink Grapefruit Aroma
We wash our hands a lot to be clean and prevent the spread of germs. Method's Pink Grapefruit Hand Wash is a soft gentle formula that looks beautiful and gets our hands clean.

Method Kitchen All Surface Cleaner Review of Method All Surface Kitchen Cleaner Grapefruit Mandarin Aroma
Method's All Surface Kitchen Cleaner has a soft grapefruit mandarin scent and is safe for use on most surfaces in the kitchen. Use Method Kitchen All surface cleaner to clean the surfaces of your kitchen.

Method Laundry Detergent Review
Method laundry detergent contains active enzymes to remove stains and spots. The scents for Method's laundry detergent are fresh and fragrant without being overwhelming. Method's formula is triple concentrated so that it takes less room to hold the same cleaning power.

Method Microfiber Cloths Review
Method has 4 specially designed microfiber cloths to clean stainless steel, wood, glass, and stone.

Method Ylang-Ylang Daily Shower Spray A Review of Method Ylang-Ylang Daily Shower Spray
Method Ylang Ylang Daily Shower Spray is designed to be sprayed on showers and shower curtains after use. It eliminates the need to scrub and clean showers by removing buildup after each use.

Method Smarty Dish Review - Review of Method's Smarty Dish Non-toxic Dishwasher Detergent Tabs
Method's Smarty dish non-toxic dishwasher detergent tabs are phosphate free and bleach free. Already formed into individual tablets of detergent, Method's Smarty Dish tabs are convenient and easy to use, along with being better for the environment than many automatic dishwasher detergents.

Method Bathroom Wipes A Review of Method's Cucumber Scented Bathroom Wipes
Cleaning the bathroom isn't a favorite chore, and any time savers available are helpful. Method has introduced bathroom wipes in a cucumber scent to help make cleaning the bathroom a more simple and sanitary process.

momAgenda Desktop Planner Review
Find out what makes the momAgenda Desktop Planner unique. With it's 17 month calendar, unique grid set-up, and stylish designs, the momAgenda is a gorgeous day planner. But will it hold up to the rigors of your schedule?

Eureka EnviroSteamer Review, Review of the Eureka EnviroSteamer
The Eureka Envirosteamer is designed to replace the traditional mop and bucket. Using only the power of boiling water, the Eureka Envirosteamer removes tough dirt, and sanitizes many floor types. Find out how the Eureka Envirosteamer does on laminate, hardwood, vinyl, and ceramic tile.

Lysol Steam Mop Review, Review of Lysol's Steam Mop by Conair
The Lysol Steam Mop is designed to clean using steam. Find out how the Lysol Steam Mop performed on hard surface flooring.

Reliable Steamboy T1 Steam Mop Review, Review of Reliable Steamboy T1 Steam Mop
The Reliable Steamboy T1 steam mop uses water to clean and disinfect floors without relying on chemical cleaners. Find out how the Reliable Steamboy T1 steam mop performs on laminate, vinyl, ceramic tile, and sealed hardwood flooring.

Shark Cordless VX3 Sweeper A Review of Shark's Cordless VX3 Sweeper
The Shark Cordless VX3 Sweeper is meant to be a convenient quick clean up tool. Find out how the Shark Cordless VX3 Sweeper stacks up to everyday dirt and grime.

Mr Clean AutoDry A Review of Mr Clean AutoDry Car Wash Spot Free
The Mr Clean AutoDry Car Wash promises a spot free shine without having to hand dry your car. With a jet powered spray, the Mr Clean AutoDry rinses and washes cars to dry spot free.

Mr. Clean Magic Eraser Review
Mr. Clean Magic Eraser offers unbelievable results to clean dirt, grime, and crayon off of the surfaces in your home. Mr. Clean Magic Eraser is magic for dozens of uses. Does Mr. Clean Magic Eraser live up to its magical name?

Method O Mop, Review of Method's O Mop
The O Mop by Method is designed to make mopping an easy task. Ergonomically designed with reusable microfiber mopping pads, the O Mop makes it easier to get your floors clean.

Oust Air Sanitizer Review Oust Air Sanitizer
Oust Air Sanitizer kills odor causing bacteria in the air. Unlike other bacteria killers, Oust Air Sanitizer kills germs and bacteria that are found in the air.

OxiClean Detergent Ball With Toss-n-Go Dispenser
Thoe OxiClean Detergent Ball with Toss-n-Go Dispenser is a unique approach to laundry detergent. A ball of detergent is slipped into a fabric sleeve and then placed into a round plastic dispenser. Toss the ball in, and it will release detergent each time the washer runs for up to 25 loads. Find out how the OxiClean Detergent Ball and Toss-n-Go Dispenser work.

Oxiclean Free Review of Oxiclean Free
Oxiclean free stain remover is a stain remover designed to work on laundry, upholstery, stains, carpet, lawn furniture, linoleum, and unfinished wood products. Oxiclean free is chlorine, dye, fragrance, and chlorine free. The stain remover follows the line of oxiclean products by adding stain removal techniques without dyes, chlorine, or fragrances.

Palmolive Dishwipes Review of Palmolive Dishwipes Disposable Dishcloths with Palmolive Dishsoap
Palmolive Dishwipes are the latest in dishwashing convenience. These sturdy cloths have Palmolive dishsoap already added for easy cleaning.

Easy Off Review of Easy Off Fume Free Max Oven Cleaner
Many ovens have the charred remains of our daily meals lingering on the bottom and crusted on the sides. How does Easy Off's oven cleaner get the job done. Is it really fume free? Check out the review of Easy Off Fume Free Oven Cleaner.

Scotch-Brite Tub and Tile Scrubber
The Scotch-Brite Tub and Tile Scrubber is a tool designed to be used with disposable cleaning heads to get showers, tubs, and hot tubs clean without extra bending and stretching.

Scotch-Brite Bathroom Floor Cleaner Review of Scotch-Brite Bathroom Floor Cleaner
The Scotch-Brite Bathroom Floor Cleaner is designed to maneuver around corners, under cabinets, and behind the toilet. The wet cloth holds onto hair and lint while scrubbing dirt.

Scotch Brite Non-Scratch Scour Pad - Review of Scotch Brite Non-Scratch Scour Pad
Tough stains on pots and pans call for a tough solution. Scotch-Brite's Natural Fiber Scour Pads are made from natural fibers and still able to deliver a powerful punch for daily cleaning or the tougher dish jobs in your kitchen sink.

Scotch-Brite Soap Loaded Scrubbers, Review of Scotch-Brite's Soap Loaded Scrubbers
Scrubbing dishes without damaging them can be a challenge. You need a scrubber that is tough without being too tough. Scotch-Brite's Soap Loaded Scrubbers are tough enough to clean dirty dishes without damaging finishes. Add to that, they are good for the enivronment and made with biodegradeable soap, and recycled dish soap bottles, and these green cleaners have it all.

OxiClean Baby Stain Remover Review of Oxiclean Baby Stain Remover
Oxiclean baby stain remover is a stain remover designed to be hard on stains without doing a number on baby clothes or skin. Oxiclean baby is fragrance, dye, and chlorine free to be gentle on baby clothes. The stain remover follows the line of oxiclean products by adding stain removal techniques for baby clothes.

Tide Simple Pleasures Tide Simple Pleasures Review
Tide Simple Pleasures has three complimentary scent combinations that are refreshingingly exciting for your laundry. Find a scent you love and infuse your laundry with Rose and Violet, Water Lily and Jasmine, or Vanilla and Lavendar.

Vileda Sensitive Plus Gloves Review
Vileda's Sensitive Plus Gloves allow the most feel and control for delicate jobs. Vileda's Sensitive Plus glvoes come in three colors and eliminate bulkiness of regular household glvoes. The double coated fingertips have extra protection without making your hands feel bulky.

Vileda Soft and Care Disposable Gloves Review
Vileda's Soft and Care Disposable Gloves are lightly scented with chamomile and disposable for convenience. These powder-free gloves protects hands during dozens of household chores. The light green gloves are one size fits all.

10 Ingredients For Homemade Cleaning Recipes
Here are 10 basic ingredients to make homemade cleaning recipes for your home. These basics can be used in different areas to keep the home cleaning.

Sensible Ways to Save Money and Conserve Energy When Washing Dishes
Skimping on hot water is not the way to save money when washing dishes. But these 5 ideas are sensible and practical ways to save money and energy when washing dishes.

Use Ketchup to Clean
Find unexpected uses for ketchup as a cleaning solution. Ketchup can help clean up messes in your home instead of just creating them.

Use Coffee Grounds to Clean
Find unexpected uses for coffee grounds as a cleaning solution. Coffee grounds can scrub and deodorize. Learn how you can use coffee grounds to deter pests.

Use Cornstarch to Clean
Find unexpected uses for cornstarch as a cleaning solution. Cornstarch can help clean up messes in your home instead of just creating them.

Use Hydrogen Peroxide to Clean
Find out how hydrogen peroxide can help clean your home. It's a surprising cleaner, but hydrogen peroxide has many stain fighting, scrubbing, and cleaning properties.

Use Rice to Clean
Find unexpected uses for rice as a cleaning solution. Rice can help clean up messes in your home instead of just creating them.

Use Rubbing Alcohol to Clean
Find unexpected uses for rubbing alcohol as a cleaning solution. Rubbing alcohol can help clean up messes in your home instead of just creating them.

Use Soda Pop to Clean
Find unexpected uses for soda pop as a cleaning solution. Soda pop can help clean up messes in your home instead of just creating them.

Use Tea to Clean
Find unexpected uses for tea as a cleaning solution. Tea can help clean up messes in your home instead of just creating them.

Use White Bread to Clean
Find unexpected uses for white bread as a cleaning solution. White bread can help clean up messes in your home instead of just creating them.

Flat Mop Definition
Find out what flat mops are. How are flat mops different from other common mops? What are flat mops used for?

Garage Solutions Review Ideas for Garage Organization Learn about Garage Organization
Taunton Home Press's book Garage Solutions has easy step-by-step projects for garage organization. Most projects can be completed in a weekend with ideas for shelving, storage, organizing the garage and more. Learn about garage organization with Taunton Home's new book.

Review of Green This! Volume One Greening Your Cleaning by Deirdre Imus
Deirdre Imus's book on green cleaning is a great book to scare us away from nearly everything sold on the cleaning aisle at your local grocery store, but does it offer any practical solutions to making your cleaning more green?

Home Storage Idea Book Review Finding Ideas for Household Storage Household Storage Ideas to Use in Your Home
Household storage is necessary to keep your home clutter free and organized. The Home Storage Idea Book is dedicated to showing great options for household storage in your home.

Kidspace Idea Book Review Kid Room Idea Book Find an Idea for a Kid Room
The New Kidspace Idea Book from Taunton Home has ideas for quick makeovers, clutter control, storage, rooms that grow with a kid. Find an idea for your kid room.

No Sew, Low Sew Decorative Storage A Review of No Sew, Low Sew Decorative Storage
No Sew, Low Sew Decorative Storage has the instructions for fifty easy storage projects for your home. All of the projects are easy to make and provide beautiful storage options for your home. Even people with no sewing skills can make these easy storage projects for their homes.

Cleaning Electronics, Find Out How to Clean Electronic Devices in Your Home
With all the electronic devices in your home, it can be hard to know how to maintain each individual appliance. Find out some general rules, and specific tips for caring for everything from mp3 players to televisions.

Quick Cell Phone Cleaning Tips
Find out how to maintain and clean your cell phone. Cell phones need to be kept clean to work properly, but how do you clean them without ruining them?

Quick Television Cleaning Tips
Wether it's LCD, projection, plasma, or old fashion model televsions, they all need to be cleaned. But they all have some special tips that need to be followed.

Quick Computer Cleaning
Find out what kind of maintenance cleaning you need to do for your computer. What can you do to keep your computer clean?

DVD Cleaning Tips, Quick Tips to Clean DVD players
Find out how to keep your dvd player running smoothly. How do you clean a dvd player?

Quick Clean for an MP3 player
Find out how to clean your mp3 player. What do you need to clean an mp3 player?

Where should We Be Dusting? Where Should We Dust?
Dusting is a necessary chore, but do you know all the different places that need to be dusted. When you are dusting your home, don't forget all these places that need to be dusted.

When Do You Change the Dishwater When You Handwash Dishes?
When should you change the dishwater during a dishwashing marathon? It is tempting to try to make the water last as long as possible, but when the temperature turns to cool and the dirt and grease buildup, it's time to empty the sink.

Proper Water Temperature For Handwashing Dishes
We know that dishwater should be hot to get rid of grease and dirt. How hot is hot enough? What temperature really is the best for washing dishes?

Glass Dishes Washing and Care How to Care for Glass Dishes
Find out how to care for glass dishes. Prevent glass dishes from being cloudy. Learn to prevent breakage of glass dishes.

4 Reasons to Use Hot Water When Washing and Rinsing Dishes Why You Should Use Hot Water When Washing Dishes
Hot water is uncomfortable and more expenisve that cold water for washing and rinsing dishes. Skimping on water temperature when washing dishes may not save you money in the long run. Hot water does more than help get dishes clean.

Non Stick Cookware How to Care for Non Stick Cookware
Non stick cookware is supposed to save us time and energy in the kitchen, but stains and discolorations can make non stick cookware eat up our time cleaning. Find out how to care for nonstick cookware.

Baking Soda and the Dishwasher Using Baking Soda with an Automatic Dishwasher
Baking soda has long been known for its ability to clean many areas of the home, but can it actually be effective inside your automatic dishwasher. Find out how to increase your machine's productivity by adding baking soda.

Homemade Furniture Polish Recipe
As we move into a more simplified lifestyle we still need to be able to easily care for our wood furniture. Instead of buying cans of furniture polish try this homemade version.

Homemade Surface Cleaning Recipe- How to Make Homemade Surface Cleaner
Extra Stregnth cleaners and floral perfumes have nothing on this simple multipurpose cleaner you can mix in your own home. Save money by making your own household cleaning solutions.

Definition of Acetate, Acetate Fabric Care
Acetate is a synthetic fabric that requires special washing and drying instructions to keep it in good condition. Find out what acetate fabric is and what it is used for.

Definition of Acrylic, Acrylic Fabric Care
Acrylic is a synthetic fabric that requires special washing and drying instructions to keep it in good condition. Find out what acrylic fabric is and what it is used for.

Cotton Definition, Cotton Fabric Care, Cotton
Cotton is one of the most common types of fabric used in our clothing. Find out how to care for cotton and the different types you may have in your home.

Linen Definition, Linen Fabric Care, Linen
Linen is a great and popular fabric for clothing and home use, but it requires special care. Find out the characteristics of linen and its uses in your home.

Nylon Definition, Nylon Fabric Care, Nylon
Nylon is a great and popular fabric for use in clothing and homes, but it requires special care. Popularly used in activewear, nylon items are great for their wash and wear usage.

Rayon Fabric Definition, RAyon Fabric Care, Rayon Fabric
Find out how to care for rayon fabric. Rayon fabric is used in many clothing and home furnishing projects. Find out about rayon fabric and its uses.

Storing Christmas Lights Packing and Organizing Christmas Lights
Learn methods to store and organize your Christmas lights. Get rid of a tangled mess waiting for you next year. Figure out the best and easiest way to store your lights.

What To Do With Leftover Garage Sale Items
So you took all the trouble of gathering up items for a garage sale or yard sale, and some of your stuff didn't sell. What do you do with the leftovers? Here are some options for your garage sale leftovers.

Questions To Ask Yourself When You Want to Keep Your Clutter
Getting rid of clutter sometimes seems like it doesn't apply to us. Sure our house is bursting with things, but they are all things that we need. Find out the questions to ask yourself about your clutter.

How To Pack Christmas Ornaments Packing Christmas Ornaments For Storage
Learn to safely pack Christmas Ornaments. Get tips on products and packing material for your collector's Christmas ornaments. Pack your Christmas Ornaments safely away for next holiday season.

Tips for Linen Closet Storage, Keep a Linen Closet Clean and Organized
These tips will help anyone keep their linen closet cleaned and organized. Find out the best tips to keep your linen closet cleaned and organized.

Using the She system with a computer.
In this technology inundated world many households look to computers to help them organize their busy lives. Is there a place for the computer in the SHE (Sidetracked Home Executive) system?

Definition of a SHE
You've heard of them and for all you know you might even be a SHE. Who are these sidetracked people. Learn about SHEs

What Are the Benefits of a Chore Chart? Won't A Chart Just Overwhelm Kids?
Why are chore charts beneficial? Don't they just make kids overwhelmed? Find out the real benefits of a chart.

How Do I Set Up Chores with Back to School Demands?
A mom wants to know how to fix a broken chore chart system that functioned well during the summer, but isn't getting anything done with the crunch of back to school.

Before You Buy An Upright Vacuum Cleaner Upright Vacuum Cleaners
Upright vacuum cleaners, How to choose an upright vacuum cleaner, Choosing an upright vacuum cleaner.

Do Bagless or Bagged Vacuum Cleaners Require More Maintenance?
If we don't take care of our vacuum cleaner, we'll soon find ourselves purchasing a new one. But which type of vacuum cleaner requires less maintenance...bagged or bagless?

How Do I Maintain a New Vacuum Cleaner? Maintaining a New Vacuum Cleaner
Find out how to maintain a new vacuum cleaner when you bring it home. Maintaining a new vacuum cleaner helps it last longer and perform better.

What Are Self-Propelled Vacuum Cleaners? Are Self-Propelled Vacuum Cleaners Easier to Clean With?
Self-propelled vacuum cleaners are one of the latest innovations to be offered for consumers. Self-propelled vacuum cleaners make vacuuming an easier task by lessening the need for pushing and pulling the vacuum cleaner.

Are Vacuum Cleaners Bad for Carpets? Can Vacuum Cleaners Damage Carpets?
Vacuum cleaners are supposed to clean carpets. So what about all these stories out there that vacuum cleaners damage carpets? Are vacuum cleaners really bad for your carpets?

How Do I Know If My Upholstered Slipcovers Can Be Machine Washed?
Some removable upholstered slipcovers, cushion covers, and window treatments can be machine washed, but how can you know? Find out how to tell which upholstered slipcovers can be washed.

Does Carpet Cleaning Shrink Your Carpet Pile?
There is still some myth floating around there that having your carpets professionally cleaned will cause your carpet to shrink. Find out where this idea came from and how to make sure that your carpet is safe.

How Often Should Floors Be Mopped? Should Floors Be Mopped More or Less Frequently?
Mopping can be a difficult chore depending on the tools you have. How often should we mop? Do you mop daily, weekly, or less? How often should floors be mopped?

Is a 12 Amp Vacuum Cleaner the Most Powerful Kind?
Most vacuum cleaners brag about the number of vacuum cleaner amps. Do vacuum cleaner amps really measure the power of a vacuum cleaner? How do you tell how powerfull a vacuum cleaner is?

Vacuum Cleaner Bags or Vacuum Cleaners Bagless Are Vacuum Cleaner Bags Better or Worse
Vacuum cleaner bags can sometimes be a pain to replace, but which is better bagged or baggless. How do you choose between replacing vacuum cleaner bags, and emptying a dirt cup. Do vacuum cleaner bags help reduce allergies better than bagless models?

Upright Vacuum Cleaner or Canister Vacuum Cleaner Choosing an Upright Vacuum Cleaner or a Canister Vacuum Cleaner
Upright vacuum cleaners have traditionally been best for carpet while canister vacuums were better for hard surface flooring. Things have changed and many upright vacuum cleaners can now clean both carpet and hard floors effectively. Similarly canister vacuum cleaners are making strides in cleaning carpet.

How Often Should I Clean My Grill? How Often to Clean an Outdoor Grill?
Is grilling season right around the corner? And has your grill seen better days?

Aluminum Pans Becoming Cloudy and Darkened Aluminum Pans Care and Maintenance
Aluminum pans may become cloudy and dark for a number of reasons marring the beautiful surface of your aluminum pans. Find out hwo to care for aluminum pans and help the darkened cloudy surface.

Why Are My Glasses Cloudy? What Causes Cloudy Glassware?
Find out why glasses become cloudy. Is cloudy glassware caused by etching or hard water? How can you fix cloudy glassware?

Coffee Stains on Dishes Coffee Stains Removal for Dishes
Coffee stains on dishes can be difficult to remove. Find out how to remove coffee stains from dishes. These tips will help you get rid of coffee stains.

Do you need more dish washing liquid when you have hard water? Does hard water require more dish liquid?
How much dish liquid will you need to use if you have hard water? Does hard water require more dish liquid?

Pots and Pans with Baked-On Food Washing Pots and Pans
Pots and pans do the grunt work of our cooking, and the show it. Burned on food can be difficult to remove from pots and pans. Try these tips for your pots and pans.

When Should I Replace Household Rubber Gloves? Replacing Household Rubber Gloves
Household rubber gloves can help take a lot of the workload off of our skin, nails, and hands. Find out how long to keep rubber gloves. When should rubber gloves be replaced?

Getting Rid of Rubber Glove Smell Removing the Smell of Rubber Gloves
Rubber gloves may save our skin from harsh chemicals and hot water, but they can really smell, affecting our breathing and how close other people stand to us. Find out how to minimize or eliminate the smell of rubber gloves.

How do I clean thick grease build-up on my kitchen cabinets?
Grease mixes with dirt and dust to create a thick layer of gunk on your kitchen cabinets. So how do you get the grease off of your kitchen cabinets?

How often should kitchen cabinets be cleaned?
Trying to figure out how often to clean your kitchen cabinets? A lot of it depends on how often you use your home for cooking. But on average there is a schedule to follow for cleaning the interior and exterior of your kitchen cabinets.

Before You Buy Green Cleaning Supplies, Choose Green Cleaning Supplies
With all the concern for choosing green cleaning supplies, it can be difficult to know how to know what is really green. Before you buy green cleaning supplies, these are some things to know that will influence your choice.

Spots on Glassware How to Remove Spots on Glassware
Spots on glassware makes dishes look cloudy and dirty. How do you get rid of spots on glassware? Find tips to remove spots from your dishes and glassware.

Stoneware dish Marks on a Stoneware Dish and How to Remove Them
A stoneware dish or ceramic dishes can be a great sturdy dinnerware item. But sometimes you'll find a stoneware dish with metal marks streaked across it. How do you fix the marks on a stoneware dish?

Does using warm water save money when washing dishes? Using warm or hot water to wash dishes?
For those of us looking to conserve energy and money, washing and rinsing dishes with hot water may not seem like a great option. Can we save money by washing dishes in warm water, or do we have to use hot water?

Bleach, Baking Soda, and White Clothes – How to Use Bleach and Baking Soda on White Clothes
White clothing can make us cringe when we buy it. We know that no matter how careful we are with our white clothes, stains will happen. So what's the best way to get stains out of our clothes...baking soda or bleach?

How Much Laundry Makes a Full Load, How Big Is a Full Load of Laundry
We want to get through our laundry chores as quickly as possible, but how many items can we actually stuff in our washing machines. How much laundry makes a full load? What's wrong with stuffing a washing machine full of laundry?

How to Iron Pleats Ironing Pleats How To Iron Pleated Clothing
Ironing pleats can seem intimidating, but these tips will make it easy. Ironing pleats gives a garment its intended shape. Find out how to iron pleats.

What is the difference between All-Purpose and Multi-Purpose Cleaners?
All Purpose, multi purpose, or one purpose, it can be hard to know what you need. What is the difference between all purpose and multi purpose cleaners? Do all purpose cleaners really clean everything? What should you choose?

When Should I Throw Out Cleaning Supplies? Do Cleaning Supplies Go Bad?
Find out how to tell if your cleaning supplies are still safe to use. When should you throw out cleaning supplies?

Does Hot Water Kill Bacteria? Does Hot Water Kill Bacteria?
We're told to use hot water to wash dishes, laundry, and our hands because it kills bacteria. Does hot water actually kill bacteria?

Doesn't More Soap Equal More Cleaning Power?
If soap is good, isn't more soap better? We want things to be clean, so we add a lot of cleaner. Is it possible that this isn't the best idea?

Is Furniture Polish Good For Furniture? Should We Polish Every Time We Dust?
Furniture polish sounds like a great thing for furniture. But could there actually be harm in it? Should we be polishing every time we dust?

Before You Pack a Storage Container
Before you pack a storage container, there are a few steps you should take to make sure your storage is packed away safely.

Before You Buy a Day Planner, Choosing a Day Planner that Really Works for You
A lot of people have day planners, but not everyone knows how to use theirs effectively. Before you actually purchase a day planner, find out what to consider so that you can make the best choice for you.

Before You Hire a Housekeeper: What You Need To Know Before Hiring Housekeeping Help
Considering hiring a housekeeper? There are a few things you need to know before you ever hand over your feather duster. Find out what you need to do before you hire a housekeeper.

Before You Buy Plastic Storage Containers
Find out how to purchase plastic storage containers. Storage containers can be a great help to our homes, but choosing the right ones can be confusing, find out what you need to know before you buy plastic storage containers.

Is Ammonia the Best Oven Cleaner, Floor Cleaner, Microwave Cleaner?
Ammonia is often touted as a miracle cleaner, cleaning up everything from burned on food to no-wax floors, and even microwave ovens. Find out if ammonia is all its cracked up to be.

Are Antibacterial Cleaners Better Than Regular Cleaners? Do Anitbacterial Cleaners Clean Better Than Regular Cleaners?
Antibacterial soap, antibacterial sprays, antibacterial wipes, it seems like everything is antibacterial these days. Does cleaning with antibacterial cleaners keep you free from germs? Is there any truth to the theory of antibacterial resistance? What's so good about antibacterial?

Is Bleach the Ultimate Cleaner? How Does Bleach Stand Up As a Cleaner?
Is bleach really a great cleaner? Find out the answer to this common cleaning myth.

Are lightweight vacuum cleaners as good as heavier vacuum cleaners?
choose between lightweight vacuum cleaners and heavy weight vacuum cleaners, find out which vacuum cleaners are better, can lightweight vacuum cleaners really clean.

Before You Buy Stone Cleaner, How To Choose Stone Cleaner
Find out what you need to know before you buy stone cleaner. What should you be looking for when buying stone cleaner? Which stone cleaners will work best for you?

Stainless Steel Cleaner: Choosing the Best
When looking for a stainless steel cleaner, use this checklist to make sure they will live up to your standards. Stainless steel appliances can be a major investment that you want to protect.

Are Dye-Free and Preservative-Free Cleaners Better Than Other Cleaners?
Dye free sounds good. Preservative-free seems healthier. But are dye free and preservative free cleaners always the best choice?

Are Newspapers a Good Mirror/Glass Cleaning Tool?
For cleaning mirrors and glass, newspaper is often recommended as an easy alternative to paper towels or cleaning cloths. But does it work?

Can Vinegar Clean Anything? Is Vinegar the Best Cleaner?
I love vinegar, but sometimes it gets a reputation that it can clean anything. Are there things vinegar shouldn't be used to clean?

How Do I Find an Ant Scent Trail?
Ant's rely on a scent trail left by the initial scouting ants to help find food sources. If a few stray scout ants have left a scent trail in your home, it won't be long before larger numbers of ants arrive to find the promised food. Find out how to find an ant scent trail.

Before You Buy a Handheld Vacuum Cleaner What To Know About Handheld Vacuum Cleaners
Want to buy a handheld vacuum cleaner? Here are the things you'll need to check out before you decide which handheld vacuum cleaner.

How Do I Vacuum the Coils of the Refrigerator?
A reader ask the question,

Before You Buy a Cordless Vacuum Cleaner, What To Look for In a Cordless Vacuum Cleaner
So you want a new cordless vacuum cleaner? What should you be looking for in your new cleaning tool? When you go out to search for your perfect cordless vacuum cleaner, how will you know you found it? These features should help you find the perfect cordless vacuum cleaner.

Clean Your Kitchen in 15 Minutes or Less
Get the tips, tools, and steps to get your kitchen cleaner in just 15 minutes. This method will give you step-by-step instructions to get your kitchen sparkling without wasting your time. Get the countertop cleaned off and dishes washed and dried in just 15 minutes.

15 Minute Bathroom Cleanup
Find out how to cleanup your bathroom in fifteen minutes. Use this step-by-step guide, along with required tools and tips. This how to will get you in and out of the bathroom with shining results.

15 Minute Bedroom Cleanup
Cleaning your bedroom in 15 minutes is simple with these easy steps. Quickly gather laundry, trash, and miscellaneous items to leave your bedroom free from clutter.

15 Minute Kid's Room Cleanup
Clean a child's room in just 15 minutes with this quick cleanup guide. Tools, supplies, and steps are listed to get you in and out of your child's room in just 15 minutes. Use this printable how-to for your child, as a guide to cleaning up their room.

15 Minute Living Room Cleanup
Clean up the living room in 15 minutes. Whether you need a quick pickup for your living room, family room, or great room, this guide will help you get it done in just fifteen minutes.

Organize A Garage Cleanup Day
Organize a Garage cleanup day. Advertise, gather supplies, provide motivation, and attack the mess, all as a family. Create memories and get jobs done fast. Learn how to get the family invoved with organizing the garage.

Cleaning and the Meaning of Life by Paula Jhung A Review of Cleaning and the Meaning of Life
Paula Jhung is the author of How to Avoid Housework and Guests Without Grief. Cleaning and the Meaning of Life offers advice on decluttering, cleaning, supplies, setting up a retreat room and more. Read a review of Cleaning and the Meaning of Life by paula Jhung.

Hoover Savvy a Vacuum Cleaner Review of the Hoover Savvy
The Hoover Savvy is a full size upright vacuum cleaner with many unique features to provide convenience to consumers. The Hoover Savvy has a folding handle, HEPA filtration, headlamp, bagless, hush mode, power boost, and more. Offering choices about different ways to vacuum, the Hoover Savvy does a good job of cleaning.

Hoover Empower a Vacuum Cleaner Review of the Hoover Empower
The Hoover Empower is a full size upright vacuum cleaner with many unique features to provide convenience to consumers. The Hoover Empower has a folding handle, HEPA filtration, headlamp, bagless, hush mode, power boost, and more. Offering choices about different ways to vacuum, the Hoover Empower does a good job of cleaning.

Electrolux Intensity a Vacuum Cleaner Review of the Electrolux Intensity
The Electrolux Intensity vacuum cleaner is a compact, easy to store upright vacuum cleaner with a sleek design and powerful brushroll. Find out what type of home would benefit from have an Electrolux Intensity vacuum cleaner in this review.

Oreck XL 21 a Vacuum Cleaner Review of the Oreck XL 21
The Oreck XL 21 is a full size upright vacuum cleaner with many unique features to provide convenience to consumers. The Oreck XL 21 is powerful while only weighing 8lbs. It features advanced bagged filtration and a super warranty that will leave you piece of mind. The Oreck XL 21 is a great choice for allergy sufferers and those in need of a powerful, but not bulky vacuum cleaner.

How to Organize Kids' Schoolwork
Kids bring home tons of papers, artwork, certificates, and achievements. Finding a place to store all of them can be a challenge. These easy steps and tips will help you organize kids' schoolwork.

How-to Clean and Organize a Bookcase or a Bookshelf
Bookcases and bookshelves can provide storage space and visual beauty to the rooms of your home, unless your bookcases are dusty collections of junk. Find out how to organize and clean your bookshelves.

How-to Clean an Iron, Clean an Iron
Irons are great tools to keep our clothing crisp and nicely pressed. But even irons occasionally need to be cleaned. Find out how to clean your iron.

Remove Tea Stains: 4 Simple Tips
That pale splash of tea may not seem to leave much of a stain, but as it dries, it darkens and becomes nearly impossible to remove.

Remove Tea Stains on Carpet: Simple Steps
Tea stains on carpet can quickly soak in through the carpet pad. And even after repeat cleanings, ghosts of the old stain may reappear. Follow these tips for best results.

Remove Glue, Adhesive, and Sticker Stains: Simple Steps for Success
Glue, stickers, and other adhesives left on clothing can leave permanent stains. Find out how to remove these sticky stains from your laundry.

Remove Soy Sauce Stains: Simple Steps for Fresh and Dried Stains
Soy sauce may make a great addition to your meal, but what about your shirt. Follow these simple steps to remove soy sauce stains from your clothing.

Remove Mustard Stains: 4 Simple Solutions
Bright yellow mustard stains have a way of settling into our clothing fibers and refusing to move. Find out how to get rid of mustard stains in 4 easy steps.

Coffee Stains on Carpet: Remove Them in 3 Easy Steps
Found some coffee drizzled on the carpet? Wondering if it's possible to get it out? It is. And it only takes a few easy steps.

4 Easy Steps to Remove Fresh or Dried Ice Cream Stains
Find out how to treat ice cream stains in all of your laundry. And go ahead and enjoy your mint chocolate chip, cookie dough, brownie blast, or whatever your heart desires.

Remove Egg Stains: 6 Easy Steps
Because egg stains are protein-based, even after treatment they may reappear. Soaking is absolutely key to getting egg out completely.

Remove Spinach Stains: 6 Simple Steps
Spinach may be full of vitamins and minerals, but it's also full of stain potential. If you have a spinach stain, there are some easy steps to get rid of it.

Remove White Out: 3 Steps to Get Rid of White Out Stains
If you need to correct something on paper, white out is a great tool. But if you need to remove white out, what do you do?

Cleaning a Faucet - How to Clean Bathroom and Kitchen Faucets
Find out how to get your faucets gleaming clean. When you clean a faucet, you try to remove water spots, mildew stains, and assorted grime. Learn to clean a faucet in just a few short steps.

Cleaning a Toilet
Cleaning a toilet is simple when you know the proper steps to get a toilet clean.

Intense Master Bedroom Cleanup Cleaning the Master Bedroom
Instructions on an intense cleanup for your master bedroom or any bedroom in your home. Use the master bedroom checklist to give you a deep down clean. Get your master bedrooms ready for any season with this intense cleaning guide.

How To Clean and Care for a Mattress
If you enjoy a good night's sleep, you probably rely heavily on your mattress to give it to you. Find out how to clean the mattress and the routine maintenance that will keep your mattress in tip top shape.

How To Make a Bed
Are your sheets, bed skirt, comforter, pillow cases, pillows in a heap on your bed. Learn how to make a bed.

How To Scrub Surfaces, The Basics of Scrubbing
Find out how to scrub surfaces in your home without damaging finishes.

Dish Washing How To Do Dish Washing
Dish washing can be a tedious task. As soon as we cook, we have dirty dishes again in need of a dish washing. Dish washing has a proper order to make sure that dishes are cleaned.

How To Clean a Linen Closet, Decluttering, Cleaning, and Organizing a Linen Closet
With so many household linens to keep track of, the linen closet can quickly become a cluttered mess. Find out how to declutter your linen closet and organize your linen closet shelves.

Remove Caramel Stains: 7 Simple Steps to Success
Caramel stains are sticky, brown, and difficult to remove. But, these 7 simple steps will help you get the caramel out of your clothes.

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Trying to decide on an oven cleaner? Are you wondering which oven cleaner will really remove grit and grime from your oven? Share which oven cleaner you count on. Or warn other readers about oven cleaners that really don't work.

Best/Worst Oven Cleaner
Trying to decide on an oven cleaner? Are you wondering which oven cleaner will really remove grit and grime from your oven? Share which oven cleaner you count on. Or warn other readers about oven cleaners that really don't work.

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Share your tips for the best dusting products on the market. Warn other readers about dusting products that aren't worth the money or your time. Find out which dusting products really work well.

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Share your favorite bathroom cleaner or tell about a bathroom cleaner you will never use again. Find out which bathroom cleaners are the best and which ones are the worst.

Best and Worst Bathroom Cleaners
Share your favorite bathroom cleaner or tell about a bathroom cleaner you will never use again. Find out which bathroom cleaners are the best and which ones are the worst.

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Tell us about your favorite mop, or about the one you'd never use again. Find out how different mops stood up for other users.

Best and Worst Mops
Tell us about your favorite mop, or about the one you'd never use again. Find out how different mops stood up for other users.

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Looking for some new green cleaning products to try? Or do you have a green cleaning product that you love? Share your favorite green cleaning products, or see reader favorites for you to try.

What Is Your Favorite Green Cleaning Product?
Looking for some new green cleaning products to try? Or do you have a green cleaning product that you love? Share your favorite green cleaning products, or see reader favorites for you to try.

Types of Automatic Dishwasher Detergent
Automatic dishwasher detergent comes in three different forms. Learn the pros and cons of gel, powder, and tablets.

Best Cleaning Tips Books Top Picks of Cleaning Tips
Cleaning your home can be a lot easier when you have some help. These books can provide you with a written guide to cleaning the surfaces and rooms of your home in easy to understand, clear ways.

Top Environmentally Friendly Cleaning Books - The Best Environmentally Friendly Cleaning Books
With a push towards caring for the environment while caring for ourselves, housekeeping books with an environmentally friendly theme are filling bookshelves. Find out the best earth-friendly cleaning books that should be on your shelves.

Cleaning and Organizing Gifts For Dads and Husbands Gifts for Cleaning and Organizing for Dad
Dad might actually appreciate these gadgets and gifts for Fathers Day. They may be related to cleaning and organizing, but they make a great choice for gifts for Father's Day.

6 Questions to Ask Before You Buy Anything
Even with clutter coming out of our ears, we still will buy more stuff. Learn to slow down the rush when making purchases. Asking these 6 questions will help you to determine if you really need that item. Removing spontaneous purchases from your home will reduce much of clutter.

Glass Cleaning Tips, Tip for Cleaning Glass
Cleaning glass and mirrors may seem like an easy chore, but those streaks can sure be a pain. Find out some easy tips to help you get your glass and mirrors sparkling clean.

Best Dusting Tools Tools For Dusting
Getting rid of dust is an endless battle. Trying to prevent dust from damaging our furniture, affecting our breathing, or making our home look dingy is easy with these best dushing products

4 Housekeeping Pens You Need To Own, 4 Cleaning Pens You Need
4 cleaning pens that help your housekeeping chores. These cleaning pens will help you clean and organize. Find the top 4 cleaning pens you need to have.

Top 5 Cleaning Toy Sets, Best Cleaning Sets for Kids
Kids love to pretend clean along with Mom or Dad. Small sized cleaning toys can be a lot of fun and helpful in developing good chore habits. Find out the best cleaning toy sets for kids.

Dish Soap Top Picks
The right kind of dish soap can make a big difference in how washing dishes turns out. Find the right dishwashing liquid for you.

3 Best Disposable Gloves
Disposable gloves are useful necessary tools to accomplish many household tasks. Using disposable gloves to wash dishes keeeps hands from becoming hardened, dried out, and irritated. Which are the best disposable gloves to use to protect your hands. Find out top picks on disposable gloves.

Latex Free Gloves Top Picks
Latex free gloves are useful necessary tools to accomplish many household tasks. Using rubber gloves to wash dishes keeeps hands from becoming hardened, dried out, and irritated. Which are the best latex free gloves to use to protect your hands. Find out top picks on latex free gloves.

Top Cleaning Gadgets
The best cleaning gadgets help us save time and energy.

Top 10 Cleaning and Organizing Books
Find the housekeeping and organizing books that will really help you in your home. Find ways to clean and organize more efficiently. Curl up with a great housekeeping book.

5 Signs It Is Time to Clean Out the Refrigerator
So you are a procrastinator when it comes to chores? Here are 5 signs you need to clean out the refrigerator. If your fridge shows any of these signs...it may be time to break out the cleaning supplies.

Before and After Cleaning Photos
Before and after pictures of cleaning and organizing projects in the home. See before and after photos and submit your own for inclusion. Get motivated by seeing what other people were able to accomplish along with their tips to make the project go smoothly.

7 Housekeeping Resolutions, 7 Goals for the New Year and Your Home, Housekeeping Resolutions for the New Year
These are 7 of the most common housekeeping resolutions for the new year and your home. Find out what resolutions you might like to make, and find the resources to keep them.

Do I Need to Seal My Tile?
Find out the best items and advice for sealing tile floors and countertops. Do you really need to seal them? What good does sealing do?

What is Green Cleaning? What does Green Cleaning mean?
Many homes have a desire to be a green cleaning home. We're concerned for the environment, and want to make sure that the cleaning methods we use are safe and effective. What is green cleaning?

Share Your Worst Refrigerator Disaster
Have you had a refrigerator disaster? Did something spill or explode in your refrigerator? What long lost item was forgotten in the back drawer?

Share the Most Cluttered Places in Your Home
Share your clutter woes with fellow readers. Maybe in your home the clutter hides in drawers and closets. Or perhaps it's piled directly on the kitchen sink.

How Much Should Kids Get Paid for Chores?
Do you pay your children for their chores? Are their chores tied to their allowance? Should children be paid for chores? Weigh in and let us know what you think? How much do you pay?

Favorite Cleaning Myths
Share your favorite cleaning myths. Find out which cleaning myths are most popular. Upload your own cleaning myths.

Readers Worst Laundry Disasters, The Worst Laundry Disasters from About.com Readers
What are the worst laundry disasters you've ever encountered? Have you ever had a laundry mistake that turned into a disaster? Have you ever shrunken a sweater? Washed lipstick? Dried your cell phone? Find out some of the top laundry disasters from About.com readers and share your own.

Get Motivated To Clean
Share your best tips on how to get motivated to clean house. Find out the best tips from others on staying motivated to clean.

Favorite Scents for the Home
Which scents are the best for the home? What air freshener scents always smell most tempting?

Your Least Favorite Chore
We all have them. Chores we absolutely hate doing. For me it is ironing. I'd rather do almost any chore, than iron. Which chore is your least favorite?

How Do You Re-use Plastic Grocery Bags?
How do you re-use your plastic grocery bags? Our readers have found many uses for plastic grocery bags that might have ended up in the trash. Share your tips for re-using bags or find out some new uses you might never have considered.

Reader Stories: Before and After Cleaning and Organizing Projects
Share your before and after cleaning project and photos to inspire others. View before and after cleaning photos and stories from other readers.

Before and After Cleaning and Organizing Projects
Share your before and after cleaning project and photos to inspire others. View before and after cleaning photos and stories from other readers.

Reader Stories: Chore Charts
Share your tips for chore chart success and find tips from other readers. Get advice on how to set up and maintain a chore chart for your family.

Chore Charts: Share Your Chore Chart Tips
Share your tips for chore chart success and find tips from other readers. Get advice on how to set up and maintain a chore chart for your family.

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Stainless Steel What is Stainless Steel Stainless Steel Definition
Stainless steel is a popular metal for homebuyers today. Find out the basics about stainless steel. What is it? Why is stainless steel used?

Clutter's Last Stand a Review of Clutter's Last Stand by Don Aslett
Clutter's Last Stand has given so much dejunking and decluttering help to individuals in need. Used by ministers, counselors, college professors, and housekeepers alike this book has what it takes to dejunk and declutter your life.

Toilet Cleaning Tools Cleaning a Toilet Toilet Cleaning Tools
Toilet cleaning requires the right tools to get the job done.Find out the best way to choose toilet cleaning tools and products.

Using Baking Soda as an Oven Cleaner How to Clean Your Oven with Baking Soda
Baking Soda is a great tool to clean and remove odors from many parts of your home. Known for being a natural cleaner, you may not think that baking soda has the strength to clean an oven. Find out how to use baking soda to get a clean oven.

Carpet Broom
Find out what a carpet broom is? What are carpet brooms used for? What are the pros and cons of carpet brooms?

Whisk Broom
Whisk brooms are designed to clean up quick messes. These brooms typically have very short handles that make it easy to sweep up small messes. Find out if a whisk broom is the right tool for you.

Dyson Vacuum Cleaner The DC15 Dyson Vacuum Cleaner The Ball
The Dyson vacuum cleaner causing a stir is the DC15. This Dyson vacuum cleaner is nicknamed the Ball because the motor is housed in a ball forgoing traditional wheels. With dyson vacuum cleaner root cyclone technology this vacuum cleaner is sure to be a hit with Dyson enthusiasts.

Soft Drink Stain Removal, Removing Soft Drink Stains, Soft Drink Stain Removal, Removing Soft Drink Stains
Step by step ideas for stain removal of soft drinks in clothing. Learn how to remove soft drink stains from your clothing. Get soft drink stain removal ideas for soft drink stains.

Care Instructions for Bed Linens
You spent a lot to make your bed beautiful, but how do you care for your bed linens. Find out how to wash, dry, and maintain bed linens.

How to Clean Curtains, The Basics of Cleaning Curtains
Find out how to clean curtains. These basic tips for cleaning curtains will get your window treatments sparkling and shining.

How to Clean Drapes, Cleaning Drapes in Your Home
Drapes are beautiful and add value and function to your home. But the have a reputation of being a pain to clean. Find out the basics of caring for the drapes in your home.

5 Leather Furniture Mistakes
Find out some of the most common leather furniture mistakes and how to avoid them. If you want your leather furniture to last, follow these tips for avoiding the most common leather furniture mistakes.

Soap Scum Definition, What Is Soap Scum?
Soap scum can be found in most bathrooms. It builds up on showers, tubs, shower curtains, faucets and more. Find out what soap scum really is.

Abrasive Sponges
Abrasive sponges are usually used to clean tougher messes that natural and cellulose sponges can't handle. The think layer of abrasive material can power through tough baked-on food, grill dirt, and even outdoor furniture gunk. Find out how abrasive sponges can help you tackle tough dirt.

Cellulose Sponges
Cellulose sponges are some of the most popular cleaning sponges on the market, today. Find out what jobs cellulose sponges are best for. Learn how to choose the best kinds of sponges for your job.

Compressed Cellulose Sponges
Find out how compressed cellulose sponges differ from regular cellulose sponges. Why are compressed cellulose sponges more expensive? And how to compressed cellulose sponges fit into your cleaning routine?

Dry Sponges
Dry sponges are actually made from rubber with a soap added to the rubber mixture. Dry sponges are meant to be used completely dry, which makes them a great option for delicate surfaces.

Natural Sponges
Natural sponges are actually harvested from the ocean. Natural sponges are super absorbent, but aren't as bad at collecting and holding onto residue as other manufactured sponges. Find out how natural sponges can work in your home.

Bissell Smart Details Microfiber Lightweight Mop
The Bissell Smart Details Microfiber mop is a lightweight flat mop with a washable reusable microfiber pad. It is designed to fold up and be a compact mopping option for the home. Find out the pros and cons of the Bissell Smart Details Microfiber mop in our review.

Bi-O-Kleen Produce Wash A Review of Bi-O-Kleen Produce Wash
Bi-O-Kleen Produce Wash is designed to remove chemical sprays, waxes, dirt, odors, and oil from fruits and vegetables in a natural way that rinses thoroughly and leaves no taste or residue behind. Bi-O-Kleen Produce Wash contains grapefruit seed and orange peel extract and can be used on cutting boards, food containers, and hands.

BusyBodyBook Personal and Family Organizer, BusyBodyBook Day Planner Review
One of the problems with organizing your time in a day planner is all the different areas of your life that need planning. That's where BusyBodyBook's grid system comes in handy.

Clorox Ultimate Care Bleach
Clorox Ultimate Care Bleach is a major change in the way we use bleach. Clorx Ultimate Care Bleach is able to be poured directly onto laundry. Clorox Ultimate Care Bleach is thicker, reducing spilling.

Ecover Dishwashing Liquid Review Ecover Dishwashing Liquid A Review
Ecover's Dishwashing Liquid is ecologically friendly while still cutting grease, disolving food, and cleaning dishes. If you're looking for a natural dishwashing liquid that really cleans, Ecover Dishwashing Liquid is a great choice.

Ecover Dishwasher Tablets Review A Review of Ecover Dishwasher Tablets
Ecover Dishwasher tablets come premeasure for easy loading in the dishwasher. Combining ecologically friendly principles with great cleaning power, Ecover Dishwasher Tablets work well in automatic dishwashers.

Febreze Home Collection Flameless Luminary Review, Review of Febreze Flameless Luminary
The Febreze Flameless Luminary is one of the latest air freshener products on the market. The Febreze Flameless Luminary is designed to have scent come from a paper shade. The flame of a candle is simulated in a flickering light. Find out how the Febreze Flameless Luminary works in the home.

Febreze Noticeables Air Freshener
Keeping the air fresh in our homes can be a challenge. Febreze Noticeables offers an electrical air freshener with two complimentary scents instead of just one. Febreze Noticeables keeps consumers noticing the fresh scent longer with two complimentary scents.

Life Tree Home Soap Review of Life Tree Home Soap
Life Tree Home Soap is a natural all purpose cleaner designed to clean anything and everything in the home and outside including people. This natural household cleaner is environmentally safe and biodegrades, in addition to being useful in nearly every aspect of personal and home cleaning.

Method All Purpose Cleaner Pink Grapefruit Aroma
Method's Pink Grapefruit All Purpose Cleaner removes dirt, grime, and debris from many surfaces and leaves a fresh grapefruit scent behind. All purpose cleaners save us time and energy by being effective on lots of surfaces and messes.

Method Aroma Ring
The Method Aroma Ring is a no mess way to freshen your air. Find out if Method Aroma Ring can help get rid of odors in your home.

Method Dish Cubes A Review of Method Dish Cubes
Method dish cubes are a convenient way to use automatic dishwasher detergent because they are premeasured cubes ready to be dropped in the dishwasher. Method's dish cubes contain no phosphates, chemical residues, or bleach.

Method Furniture Polish A Review of Method Wood for Good Furniture Polish
Taking care of our wood is a labor of love. Beautiful wood adds to the charm and beauty of our homes. Method's Wood for Good Furniture Polish is designed to remove fingerprints, dirt, and dust leaving a shiny clean wood surface.

momAgenda All In One Folio Review, Using the momAgenda All In One Folio
The momAgenda All In One Folio is a household organizing notebook designed to keep all of your important information centralized and organized in an attractive notebook. The momAgenda All In One Folio has places to record information about warranties, schedules, medical issues, birthdays, and much more. Find out if the momAgenda All In One Folio is the right household organizing notebook for you.

Bissell Steam Mop Review
The Bissell Steam Mop uses water to clean hard surface flooring without harsh chemicals. The reusable mopping pad is machine washable and safe to use on many types of floors including ceramic tile, sealed hardwood, laminate, vinyl, stone, and more. Find out how the Bissell Steam Mop does on our test floors.

Shark Euro-Pro Steam Mop Review, Review of Shark Euro-Pro Steam Mop
The Shark Euro-Pro Steam Mop is designed to clean floors using only steam and a microfiber cleaning pad. Find out how the Shark Euro-Pro Steam Mop did on our vinyl, ceramic tile, hardwood, and laminate floors.

Mr. Clean Magic Reach Review Review of Mr. Clean Magic Reach
Mr. Clean Magic Reach is the newest tool from Mr. Clean. The tool can be used as a mop, a hand tool, or a extendable cleaning tool. Find a review of this new product from Mr. Clean.

Oxiclean Carpet Spot and Stain Remover Review of Oxiclean Carpet Spot and Stain Remover
Oxiclean carpet stain remover is a stain remover designed to be hard on on the carpet with a gentle bubbling action. Oxiclean carpet is chlorine free and colorsafe for carpet. The stain remover follows the line of oxiclean products by adding stain removal techniques for carpet.

OxiClean Miracle Foam Multi-Purpose Cleaner Review A Review of OxiClean Miracle Foam Multi-Purpose Cleaner
OxiClean Miracle Foam Multi-Purpose Cleaner is a foaming cleanser designed to clean hard surface using its unique fresh smelling foam. OxiClean Miracle Foam Multi-Purpose Cleaner is for use on kitchen appliances, counters, cabinets, walls, doors, bathrooms, tile, tubs, sinks, and much more. Find a review of OxiClean Miracle Foam Multi-Purpose Cleaner.

Oxiclean Stain Remover Wipes Review of Oxiclean Stain Remover Wipes
Oxiclean Stain Remover Wipes provide quick and convenient stain fighting power for on the go people. Read a review of how oxiclean stain remover wipes really stack up.

Playtex Living Gloves Review, Review of Playtex Living Gloves with Drip-Catch Cuff
Cleaning around the house can expose your hands to dirt, chemicals, and temperature extremes. Playtex Living Gloves with Drip-Catch Cuff are designed to protect your hands from these extremes. Find out how Playtex Living Gloves stand up to your household chores.

Read a Mat Placemats Read a Mat Placemats
Read a Mat Placemats make a fun and durable placemat that will protect furniture and help children learn. The placemats come in a variety of subjects, and are made from a durable waterproof wipable foam.

Scotch-Brite Carpet Touch-Up Roller Review Scotch Brite Carpet Touch-Up Roller Review
The Scotch-Brite Carpet Touch-Up Roller is a unique tool that provides in-between cleaning for your carpet. It picks up dirt, dust, hair, and pet fur from many surfaces.

iRobot Scooba Review, Review of iRobot's Scooba
The Scooba is a robotic mopping device that is designed to mop floors. Find out how the Scooba performed in our mopping tests.

The Well-Ordered Home by Kathleen Kendall-Tackett Ph.D. A Review of the Well-Ordered Home
Living area clutter, storage options, labeling, containers, and more tidbits of home organization necessity are disscused in kathleen Kendall-Tackett PH.D's book The Well-Ordered Home. She give tips and advice for nearly every room in the house, vacations, schedules and calendars, and more.

The Well-Ordered Office by Kathleen Kendall-Tackett Ph.D. A Review of the Well-Ordered Office
Office clutter, office politics, neccessary office supplies and more tidbits of office necessity are disscused in kathleen Kendall-Tackett PH.D's book The Well-Ordered Office. She give tips and advice for on the go offices in your car and while traveling.

The Clutter-Busting Handbook by Rita Emmett A Review of The Clutter-Busting Handbook by Rita Emmett
The Clutter-Busting Handbook by Rita Emmett covers everything you need to clean up, clear out, and keep up a clutter free life. Find out strategies to get motivated, techniques to get organized, and maintenance methods that work on clutter.

Household Organizing Notebook
What is a Household Organizing Notebook? What does a household organizing notebook contain? Find out what a household organizing notebook can do for your home.

Organizing Tax Documents Getting Tax Documentation Organized
Find the tips you need to organize your tax documentation. What should you keep and how should you organize it? Find out how to organize your tax documentation now.

Bleach Definition What Is Bleach?
Find out how bleach helps get laundry clean and fresh. How is bleach used in the laundry room.

Using Bluing in the Laundry What Is Laundry Bluing?
What is bluing as a laundry add-in? How does bluing help the laundry?

Color Removers Using Color Removers in the Laundry
Find out how to use color removers in the laundry. What are color removers and how can they benefit your laundry.

Definition of Bluing What is Bluing
Bluing as a laundry aid can often be a confusing addition to your cleaning regiment. Find out what bluing is and how it can help your laundry.

Defintion of Detergent What is Detergent
Learn the difference between soap and detergent. What is the purpose of and definition of detergent.

Enzyme Detergent Definition of Enzyme Detergent
Learn the definition of enzyme detergent and why it is a necessary part of your laundry arsenal. Figure out the definition of enzyme detergent.

Definition of Spot Stain Remover
Spot stain removers are important parts of stain removal processes. Find out what they are and how to use them.

Dry Cleaning Fluid What is Dry Cleaning Fluid?
Dry cleaning fluid can be used on washable and dry cleaning fabric. Find out what dry cleaning fluid is and how it is used.

Fabric Softeners, How To Use Fabric Softeners
Find out how to use fabric softeneres. How can fabric softeners help your laundry.

Fabric Freshener What Is Fabric Freshener, How To Use Fabric Freshener
Find out fabric freshener's use in your laundry room. What is fabric freshener and how is it used?

Laundry Detergent Definition What Is Laundry Detergent?
Laundry detergent is a useful tool in getting your clothes clean. Understand what it is and how it works.

Pretreaters How to Use Pretreaters in the Laundry
Find out how pretreaters are used with laundry. Learn about the use of pretreaters.

Sizing Definition What are Fabric Finishes and Sizing?
Find out about sizing and fabric finishes. How can finishes and sizing help your laundry?

What is Starch? How To Use Starch with Laundry
Find out how to use starch with your laundry. Starch can be a useful tool to add body and shape to your clothing.

What Tools Do You Need To Do Laundry Tools and Products for Laundry
Laundry to me is one of the more difficult chores. Our clothes take a lot of abuse and somehow magically, a trip to the laundry room is supposed to help them back to that new feeling. Find out what tools are good to have when you are working with laundry.

Cleaning Under the Bathroom Sink (Before)
This before photo shows a messy area under a bathroom sink, in need of some cleaning and organization.

How long does it take to master the SHE habits for organization?
If you're trying to implement the SHE system from Pam Young and Peggy Jones you probably want to know how long it takes to develop a change in your habits from sidetracked to organized.

Is the SHE system just for organizing chores?
Organizing chores doesn't seem like it could completely alter your housekeeping methods. The SHE system doesn't end there though. Sidetracked Home Executives using the system can organize nearly every aspect of their lives.

Definition of BO in the SHE Sidetracked Home Executive System
SHEs seem to have their own language at times. Learn the definitions and dive into the Sidetracked Home Executives system yourself.

Home Organization Tips - How to Organize Your House
Organize your home with these simple strategies for storage, clutter, and organization.

Clean a House Quickly - How to Quickly Clean a Home
Learn how to clean and do chores effectively and efficiently.

Video: Removing Stains From Mugs


Housekeeping - FAQs
An index of FAQs for the Housekeeping guide site.

Housekeeping - FAQs
An index of FAQs for the Housekeeping guide site.

Moth Nightmares - Housekeeping Archives
Moth Nightmares - For the adventurous at heart, packing away seasonal clothing means throwing everything in a box in the garage and waiting to see what's there six months later. For those of us who don't like nasty surprises in our clothes, we...

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Housekeeping - TopPicks
An index of TopPicks for the Housekeeping guide site.