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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.

9 Tips for Proper Vacuum Cleaner Maintenance

A properly maintained vacuum will perform better and last longer.

Simple Stain Removal

Easily remove stains from carpet, walls, and clothing.

How to Use an Electric Shoe Shiner

Keeping your shoes clean can be essential, making an electric shoe shiner handy at times. A shoe shiner

6 Fall Hacks for Your Home and Yard

Enjoy the season—don't waste time cleaning!

How to Remove Pine Pitch and Sap

Don't know how to get rid of this sticky mess? You're in luck! Read on for some cheap, household solutions.

How to Clean a Sheepskin Rug

Knowing how to clean your sheepskin rug can help it look new and feel soft for longer.

DIY Cleaning Methods: Removing Pet Urine & Cleaning Carpets

3 steps to remove the smell, and 5 tips to keep it clean.

DIY Cleaning Methods: Cleaning Your Kitchen

From bottom to top, here are some tips and tricks for a squeaky clean kitchen.

3 DIY Projects Worth the Time

We all have chores we'd rather not do, but here are several that when it's all said and done make all the difference.

How to Hang Christmas Lights Outside Your House

Which lights should you use? How many are enough? The answers are here.

5 Ways of Dealing with Your Trash

One man's trash is nobody's treasure if it just sits in your house.

Changing a Vacuum Belt

Changing a vacuum belt is a lot easier than you may think. What’s more is that, aside from replacing

Eliminating Stinky Vacuum Cleaner Odor

Vacuum cleaners are used for cleaning every sort of mess so it is inevitable that they will acquire an

Central Vacuum Motor Repair

Central vacuum installations are driven by a powerful electric motor that are usually trouble free. When

Best Vacuum for Berber Carpet

Looking for the best wet/dry, upright vacuum cleaner, or cannister vacuum cleaner for Berber carpet?

How Often Should I Vacuum My Carpet?

How often you should vacuum your carpet depends upon several factors. As a general rule of thumb, it

How Often Should I Replace My Vacuum Filter?

Vacuum filters are designed to fit specific vacuum cleaners. That's why there's no general rule of thumb

9 Things You Should Not Vacuum

Keeping a home clean is a lot easier with the right appliances, such as a vacuum cleaner. While there

How to Optimize a Cordless Vacuum's Battery Life

A cordless vacuum can be a great help in cleaning up spills where there isn’t a local electricity