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How to Clean Blood Stains

Whatever the reason, you might just have to confront some bothersome blood stains in your house or on your clothes. Perhaps you'll have to deal with a blotch of blood on your best pair of jeans, carpet, bedsheets, sofa,...

How to Clean a Matttress

Mattresses are home to a whole host of things that we generally don’t like to think about. Dead skin cells, along with a wide variety of mites, dust, oils, and some unmentionable bodily fluids end up on the mattress...

How to Clean Pen from a Leather Couch

There is nothing more functional, and beautiful than fine leather furniture. Even though leather sofas are more expensive than those covered with faux suede or upholstery are – they are super easy to maintain, even with a household of...

Cat Urine Cleaning Products – Removing the Pee Smell

One of the most formidable smells is that of cat urine. Cat urine contains five different strains of bacteria; two are associated with the cat’s specific marking scent, with the rest being in the cat spray, urine, and uric...

Cleaning Soap Scum

Most people would define soap scum as that irritating, cloudy residue on their shower door or tub. The technical definition goes something like this: “the substance which results from the reaction of the hardness minerals in water with common...

How to Remove Ink Stains from Clothing

If we lived in a perfect world, we won’t have to agonize over how to remove ink stains from clothing because we would: Make sure that the pens we put in our pockets have their caps on Not buy cheap pens...

Cleaning Stainless Appliances – Removing Smug and Hand Marks

It seems that if an appliance was stainless, it wouldn't ever need to be cleaned! But the truth is it just has to be cleaned differently than other appliances. So if you're ready to take on grime and all...

Red Wine Stains – How to Remove Them

All it takes is one tiny spill on a white garment or carpet to ruin your enjoyment of a fine red wine. Fortunately, there is almost always a happy ending (save for the lost wine, about which very little...

How to Whiten Clothing without Using Bleach

It is understandable why we would want to whiten our clothes without using bleach. Bleach contains chemicals that can pose health risks over the long term. Whether that belief is scientifically based is uncertain, but why take chances? Better to...

Removing Cat Pee from a Duvet

Cat pee is vicious. Unlike dog urine, cat urine will cling to anything it can with a striking smell that just refuses to be washed away. In most cases, cats pee on things and in inappropriate places due to...

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Hiring a Cleaning Lady – Have Someone Else Clean Your Home

Hiring a cleaning professional may be a small addition to your monthly budget, but it is well worth spending the money on. Imagine the pleasure that comes when you return to an immaculate home after a long day at work and all that is left for you to do...

Removing Lipstick Stains – Apply an Alcohol Swab to the Fabric

You may think that a stain is a stain is a stain. But that's not the case. Some stains are simply more challenging to remove than others. Lipstick stains can be especially cumbersome, but not if you know the tips to getting rid of them! It seems that shirts...

Air Drying Your Laundry – Cheaper and Better on the Environment

One of the most invigorating sensations is sleeping the first night in clean sheets. If these sheets were hung outside to dry in the organics of wind and sun, you wake up in the morning smelling as if you bathed in sunshine. Truly one of the simple pleasures of...

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