Cleaning

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Cleaning Soap Scum

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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...

How to Remove Ink Stains from Clothing

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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...

Red Wine Stains – How to Remove Them

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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...

How to Whiten Clothing without Using Bleach

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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...

Removing Cat Pee from a Duvet

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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...

How do You Clean a Leather Sofa

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Sofas are something we spend a lot of time shopping around for. We want something comfortable and great-looking. However, they sure do take a lot of beating over the years....

How to Remove Paint from a Carpet

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Painting can be a messy endeavor, and spilling paint – especially on your carpets can feel like a permanent stain that can easily ruin the look of your floor covering....

Using Bleach to Whiten Clothing

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Bleach serves a dual purpose: it whitens clothes and removes tough stains. It boosts our laundry tasks because it takes over where detergents leave off. This means that if ordinary...