General Chores

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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.

Baseboard Cleaning

The baseboard runs along the wall level with the floor.

How to Clean a Bearskin Rug

Use the proper technique to avoid damaging the fur.

How to Use USB Powered Vacuum Cleaners

Make those keyboard crumbs and hard drive lint disappear.

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.

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 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.

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 Clean an Oven

Minor incidents in the oven make cleaning a necessity.

How to Vacuum Oil

Get that oil off your garage, driveway.

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.

Is There a Way to Reuse Vacuum Bags?

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

9 Steps to Fixing a Clogged Vacuum

Solve your suction problems with a few troubleshooters.

The Content of Your Vacuum Bags Can Make Great Compost!

Your vacuum collects organic material you can compost.