cleaning

How To Clean A Microfiber Couch: Tips and Tricks

April 23, 2013

Keeping your microfiber couches and upholstery clean can be quite a task if you have your hands full with children or pets. Let's face it, its not worth it to pay a professional every time some disaster happens (which is probably more often than you'd like to admit). Since this accurately describes my household, I thought I'd share with you the best way I have …

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DIY Cleaners: Cleaning Clothes With Borax

April 1, 2013

Did you know you could replace just about all your cleaning supplies with a few household items?

I won't lie and tell you that natural and non-toxic cleaners always clean as quickly or effectively as harsh chemicals, but a lot of the time, they really do. Keep some white vinegar, bicarbonate of soda (baking soda), borax and castile soap in your cupboard and you can …

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Garbage Disposal Repair and Cleaning Tips

March 28, 2013

Do you have a garbage disposal that is starting to smell? Does your garbage disposal have problems grinding up food? An older garbage disposal will need to be replaced. There are some simple things you can do each week or month to extend the lifespan of your garbage disposal.

Do Not Over-Use a Garbage Disposal

In many cases, a garbage disposal will stop working because …

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3 Tips On Dealing With Mold

November 5, 2012

Mold is any homeowner's nightmare, yet occurrences of mold infestation, happens so frequently. So many homeowners have had to deal with the horror of noticing the ugly bluish black streaks characteristic of mold on their walls and the hassle that comes with cleaning it. The following are some simple tips you can follow to make sure it does not happen again.

1. Know how to …

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Clean Your Gutter With a Gutter Mesh

September 22, 2012

The most common problem associated with having gutters is the accumulation of debris and mulch especially when the rainy season starts. If you are not in the habit of cleaning your gutters on a regular basis, you can face hours of shoveling and flushing debris off your gutters while standing on a ladder, a few feet off the ground. Of course, you can always have …

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Taking Time to Care for Your Roof

August 11, 2012

Caring for your roof properly will ensure that you get the best value possible out of your roof. There are a lot of people that do not care for their roof on a consistent basis, so they end up having to get their roof professionally re-done, to ensure that it is going to protect their home.

When you want to start caring for your roof …

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How To Clean Stainless Steel Refrigerator – Two Tips for Cleaning Stainless Steel Samsung Refrigerators

December 23, 2011

Over the last decade, Samsung stainless steel refrigerators have been on of the best-selling fridge freezers in the new trend of modern kitchen appliance design. This has been helped with the increasingly air time that home improvement and DIY television series has tended to have – and the major appliance manufacturers are expecting  a very impressive 2012 when it comes to increased sales and market …

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DIY Roof Cleaning Moss, Mold, and Algae

July 12, 2011

A home's roof is absolutely vital as it protects your house from harsh weather and other environmental elements. In geographical areas that are often damp or have high humidity another enemy to a roof is the growth of algae and roof moss. Once it takes root on the surface, it seeks dark and moist areas in which to spread and grow. Structural damage does …

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A Guide To Cleaning Hardwood Floors

June 2, 2011

Sure, your hardwood floors may be gorgeous to look at, but if you do not know how to clean them properly, do not just take a guess. Using the wrong cleaning techniques or products on your hardwood floors can do some serious damage, which may be irreversible. Unless, of course, you come up with the money to replace that beautiful floor. To save yourself such …

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Mattress Cleaning And Protection

June 28, 2010

We all look forward to the end of the day when we get to go home and lie down on our beds. But what if the mattress we so long for gets dirty? There are many creepy things that can make their homes inside them such as allergens and dust mites. Do not fret as there are things that you can do to keep your …

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