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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.

5 Hacks for a Cleaner Home

Get your household upkeep routine on track with hacks.

How to Recycle Vacuum Cleaners

Vacuum cleaners eventually break.

How to Deep Clean Carpet

Vacuuming is not enough if your carpet is dirty.

How to Clean Gold Leaf

Gold leaf application is also called gilding.

How to Clean a Barbecue Grill

A clean grill is healthier and less likely to rust.

How to Clean Your Dishwasher Drain

Yep, all the way down there.

16 Household Life Hacks

Want to make life just a bit easier around your house?

How to Replace a Vacuum Cleaner Hose

There are many different types of vacuums.

How to Wash a Woven Area Rug

An area rug is bound to get dirty.

How to Clean an Ice Maker in a Freezer

Keep your freezer on ice, like it's supposed to be.

How to Clean Rust Off Your Window Frames

Metal window frames are often easy to care for.

How to Fix a Water Heater that Produces Smelly Water

A heater producing smelly water can be fixed.

How to Clean a Stained Coffee Pot in 3 Steps

Is your coffee pot stained?

How to Clean Shag Carpeting

Shag carpeting is making a comeback.

What Are the Best Items to Buy in Bulk?

Just because it's in bulk, doesn't mean it's a good buy

How to Spring Clean Your House's Exterior

Here are seven simple ways to brighten up the exterior of your house.

How to Repair a Jammed Blade Shaft in a Hand Blender

A jammed blade shaft is an easy fix.

How to Remove Duct Tape Residue from a Car Exterior

Removing duct tape residue can be challenging.

Guide to Removing Hard Water Stains on Stainless Steel Sinks

Hard water stains make even the best kitchens look terrible.

How to Clean a Vacuum Cleaner

Keeping the vacuum clean improves efficiency.

How to Clean a Tea Kettle

Deposit build-up is unappealing and can effect performance.

How to Clean Faux Leather

Faux leather is a common material in clothing and furniture.

How to Remove Color Stains from Gel Window Stickers

Remove residue and stains with one of several products.

How to Repair a Vacuum Motor

Follow these steps to repair a vacuum motor.

How to Remove Cigarette Smoke Odor from Air Ducts

Cigarette smoke odor can be quite irritating to non-smokers.

How to Remove Well Water Odor

Here are 5 ways to get rid of the bad odor from well water.

How a Vacuum Valve Works

A vacuum is made by a valve controlling the intake of air.

How to Clean the Underside of a Boat

During the off season it's a good idea to freshen things up.

How to Clean a Vacuum Brush

Most vacuum cleaners come with some kind of brush.

How to Get Rid of Static Cling at Work

Don't let static cling ruin your professional look.

How to Unclog an Upright Vacuum Cleaner

Follow these steps to unclog your vacuum cleaner.

How to Unclog a Central Vacuum System

Central systems are more powerful than individual vacuums.

How to Remove Colored Oil Stains from Marble

Oil stains on marble can be difficult to remove.

How to Remove Chewing Gum on a Car Exterior

Knowing how to remove chewing gum can prevent damage.

How to Take Apart a Vacuum Roller Brush

You can take it apart to remove hair.

How to Change Central Vacuum Bags

Central vacuum systems reduce bag changes.

How to Build a Vacuum Cleaner

This homemade vacuum system can save you in a pinch.

How to Remove Water Marks from Mirrors

They can leave a mirror with a visible stain.

How to Make Your Own Deep Cleaning Solution for Carpet

Most commercial solutions contain expensive chemicals.