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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.

Help! My Vacuum Is Spitting Everything Out

If a vacuum is spitting out dust and debris, it can only be one of of a few problems. Take a look at this guide to see which best applies to your broken vacuum.

How to Remove a Musty Odor from Home Furniture

You can often eliminate musty smells at very little cost.

Clogged Toilet: How to Remove Toys and Objects

There are steps you can take to unclog it yourself.

How to Remove Hard Water Stains from Dishes

Hard water stains look disgusting, so take care of them quickly.

How to Remove a Water Stain: Carpet

Water spills and leaks can ruin your carpet for good if you don't know how to clean them.

2 Causes of an Ant Infestation

An ant invasion in your home can be frustrating.

How to Clean a Neck Tie

Neck ties don't need to be cleaned very often.

DIY Cleaning Methods: Cleaning Furniture

5 steps to a spotless couch.

How to Attach Your Garden Hose to the Kitchen Faucet

Missing an outdoor spigot? Don't worry. With these steps, your kitchen faucet can provide your hose with water.

How to Clean an Old Photograph

Photographs are irreplaceable memories.

How to Fix Lost Vacuum Suction

Vacuums are expensive to replace.

What to do if Your Vacuum Cleaner is Smoking

Look for stretching, cracks, burn marks, or missing chunks.

How to Clean a Bearskin Rug

Use the proper technique to avoid damaging the fur.

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.

How to Fix a Broken Vacuum Brush Roller

If your brush roller is not rotating, your vacuum will not function properly.

How to Make Your Vacuum Cleaner Smell Good

A vacuum is supposed to clean your home. Don't let unpleasant smells ruin the job.

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.

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.

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.