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How to Spring Clean a Mattress

Don't skip cleaning this important and often used household item.

How to Deep Clean a Keurig

Clean your Keurig regularly by following these easy steps to avoid grime build up.

Spring Cleaning Strategies

Create a checklist and take inventory of supplies.

How to Clean Your House for Unexpected Guests

Don't panic when you get that phone call! Go from dirty to clean in minutes with these tips.

Removing Mold and Stains from Stucco

Improve your curb appeal by removing mold off your home's stucco walls.

How to Remove Cigarette Smoke Stains from Walls

Your home should suffer from someone else's smoking habit. Read this advice for cleaning up old cigarette smoke stains.

How to Clean a Vacuum Filter

An important part of vacuum cleaner maintenance is regular, thorough cleaning of the vacuum filter.

How to Clean a Flower Vase

Give it a swish with some soapy suds.

How to Clean a Humidifier

A humidifier is used by many homeowners to help increasing the moisture level in a room or home.

How to Clean Galvanized Metal

Just because galvanized metal can stand up to abuse doesn't mean it should. Wash yours once in a while.

Repairing and Preventing Sagging Mattresses

Give your sunken mattress a pick me up that won’t sink your wallet.

How to Clean a Stainless Steel Coffee Cup

Many people choose stainless steel coffee cups, mugs, and thermoses.

Guide to Removing Hard Water Stains on Stainless Steel Sinks

Hard water stains make even the best kitchens and bathrooms look terrible. Here's how to remove them from stainless steel sinks.

Removing Rust Stains from Concrete

Use these techniques to remove the unsightly specter that rust leaves behind when it stains concrete.

How to Clean Water Softeners

Clean your water softener so it can remove harsh minerals.

How to Fix a Vacuum Hose

Vacuum cleaners see heavy use.

How to Hide a Washer and Dryer

Tuck them out of sight when they're not in use.

Using a Bagless Vacuum on Cat Litter

Your cat will always manage to get litter on the floor.

Central Vacuum Installation Pt. 2: Wiring

A central vacuum is a built-in vacuuming system.

How to Polish a Mahogany Table

Never use a harsh commercial cleaner.

How to Clean Using Cola

The highly acidic beverage has miracle cleaning properties.

How to Remove Body Wax from Hard Surfaces

At home waxing can get messy, so be sure you know how to clean up any potential spills.

How to Clean Faux Leather

Faux leather is used for a lot of purposes.

How to Clean Silver Plated Items

Don’t clean them the same way you clean silver.

5 Methods of Waste Disposal

Not all discarded materials belong in the trash.

Clogged Toilet: When a Plunger Is Not Enough

Try these fixes for the problem.

Clogged Toilet: How to Remove Toys and Objects

There are steps you can take to unclog it yourself.

If Your Vacuum Smells Burnt, Check These 3 Things

When your vacuum smells, here are the tells.

How to Make a Vacuum Pump from a Refrigerator

You can make a vacuum pump with items found around the home.

A Monthly Deep Cleaning Schedule to Keep Your House in Order

Home cleaning habits can help you stay ahead of the mess.

Removing Rust Stains from Vinyl Flooring

Remove rust stains as quickly as possible.

DIY Cleaning Methods: Removing Food Stains

Here's how to get four different types of food stains out.

How to Vent a Central Vacuum System to the Outside

A central vacuum system vents to the outside of your home.

How to Unclog an Upright Vacuum Cleaner

Follow these steps to unclog your vacuum cleaner.

How to Clean an Oven

Minor incidents in the oven make cleaning a necessity.

How to Remove a Water Stain from Wallpaper

You don't need more than simple steps and cheap materials.

How to Vacuum Oil

Get that oil off your garage, driveway.

3 Problems that Can Cause Your Vacuum to Be Unusually Loud

Rattling and grinding noises are easy to correct.

How to Build a Vacuum for Your Shop

A vacuum is an important tool in any shop that generates dust.

How to Remove the Stain from Your Wood Deck

Removing the stain from your wood deck may become necessary.

How to Unclog a Central Vacuum Hose

A clog just might be the problem.

How to Clean Pet Stains off Tile Grout

Tile grout is a target for pet stains.

How to Remove Silicone Lubricant from a Treadmill Mat

Silicone lubricant is frequently used.

Is There a Way to Reuse Vacuum Bags?

When you don't have a replacement, reuse the one you have.

How to Clean a Vacuum Brush

Most vacuum cleaners come with some kind of brush.