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9 Wet-Dry Vacuums That Let You Tackle Double the Mess with One Device
Who doesn’t love a good all-in-one cleaning tool?
Oct 6, 2023
This $8 Air Sanitizer Spray Makes My Home Smell Laundry Fresh
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It tackles odors and germs!
Oct 5, 2023
This Game-Changing $30 Dish Rack Takes Up Practically No Space and Is Perfect for Tiny Kitchens
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It holds a lot and minimizes clutter.
Oct 4, 2023
10 Fabric Shavers That’ll Keep Everything from Sweaters to Sofas Fuzz-Free
It’s the tool everyone needs in their cleaning kit.
Oct 4, 2023
This Simple Hack Gets Rid of Spiders from Windows Once and for All
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Keep spiders (and their webs) away for good.
Oct 4, 2023
This Weekend: Roll Up Your Sleeves, Because It’s Time For Some Major Elbow Grease
This weekend, we’re focusing on one of those seemingly minor details that actually makes a huge impact in your home. You might not be able to put a finger on it, but it means the difference between a space that feels distinctly dingy versus one that totally sparkles. All during October, we’re tackling your home’s “scariest” tasks — the dirtiest, foulest, most dreaded jobs on your to-do list.
Oct 3, 2023
How To Become a Unicorn and Actually Enjoy Cleaning
Even if we can’t muster a wholesale change of perspective about maintaining our homes, most of us could use a spoonful of sugar when it comes to the challenge of keeping up with our cleaning tasks. Here are some easy ways to take a little bit of the sting out of it each time you reach for those housework gloves. Nothing makes you forget that you’re doing something you don’t want to do like occupying your mind with something else.
Oct 3, 2023
The Last Thing You Should Do with an Empty Dish Soap Bottle
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It puts every last drop to use.
Oct 3, 2023
8 Things You Should Never Clean with Bar Keepers Friend
BKF can be put to work in kitchens, bathrooms, garages, and backyards. But there are certain surfaces in each of those spaces that the cleaner is not so friendly with.
Oct 2, 2023
The Aldi Storage Gem That You Can Use Anywhere (and Smells Amazing!)
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You have to see how one shopper reused hers.
Oct 2, 2023
This "Last-Things-First" Method Helps Me Stay On Top of Cleaning
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It makes completing the cycle much less painful.
Oct 2, 2023
The One Time I Break My Mom's Household Rule
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It actually makes cleaning up more efficient.
Oct 1, 2023
5 Ways to Remove Halloween Face Paint or Makeup
Any one of these methods should do the trick to remove a face full of paint or makeup.
Sep 29, 2023
9 Hanging Trash Cans That’ll Save Space and Revolutionize Meal Prep
Never underestimate the power of a space-saving waste bin.
Sep 29, 2023
The Best Editor-Tested Handheld Vacuums You Can Buy Right Now
These mini vacuums are perfect for smaller messes, or just more precise, deeper cleaning.
Sep 28, 2023
The Last Thing You Should Do with a Plastic Produce Bag
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Don't be so quick to just rip it open!
Sep 28, 2023
Clean IQ: Everything You Need to Know About the Dry Cleaning Process
Hold on to your dry-clean-only hats.
Sep 28, 2023
This Smart $30 Drying Rack Alternative Takes Up Zero Storage Space
You’ll be kicking yourself for not having thought of this sooner.
Sep 27, 2023
I Tried the "Salt and Ice Trick" to Clean My Coffee-Stained Carafe
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Here's what I learned.
Sep 27, 2023
This Sleek $25 West Elm Find Will Keep Your Sink Spotless Without Taking Up Space
It's a must-have to keep your sink organized.
Sep 26, 2023
I Tried Good Housekeeping’s Favorite Sink Cleaner
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And it got my kitchen sink sparkling!
Sep 26, 2023
This $20 Rolling Hamper Is a Must If You Have No In-Unit Laundry
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It makes hauling clothes to the washer less of a hassle.
Sep 25, 2023
Bath & Body Works Launched Laundry Products in 14 Fan-Favorite Scents
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See if your favorite scent made the cut!
Sep 25, 2023
This Smart, Easy Hack Can Kill Hundreds of Mosquitoes at a Time
You can forget about swatting mosquitoes one by one with your bare hands.
Sep 24, 2023
6 Things You Should Never Do with Oven Cleaner
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Here's what you need to know to stay safe.
Sep 23, 2023
You Need to Clean Your Dryer Vent to Prevent a Future Fire
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Here’s how.
Sep 21, 2023
This Sneaky Spot Is the Culprit for Mold Growth in Your Kitchen
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You’ll want to take a look ASAP.
Sep 20, 2023
Why You Want to Clean a Burnt Smell Out of a Microwave ASAP
It turns out if you don't, the smell can get "baked in."
Sep 20, 2023
You Can Clean Your Computer Screen With Just Two Household Ingredients
Staring at a dirty computer screen while you're trying to work can be very distracting.
Sep 19, 2023
10 Toilet Bowl Cleaners Sure to Freshen Up Your Bathroom
See our top liquid, gel, and tablet cleaners.
Sep 18, 2023
How to Get Stubborn Coffee Stains Out of Carpet
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Coffee stains are surprisingly easy to remove with these pro tips.
Sep 18, 2023
How to Get Permanent Marker Out of Clothes and Everything Else
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Permanent markers don’t have to leave behind a lasting mark.
Sep 17, 2023
This $60 Cleaning Tool Scrubs My Kitchen Floors in Ways My Mop Can’t
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With this tool, I can even reach the always-forgotten corners that are in need of some TLC.
Sep 17, 2023
6 Signs It’s Time to Get a New Washing Machine
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Appliance pros share how long washers last and when to start shopping for a new one.
Sep 16, 2023
7 Simple Rules I Follow to Keep a Clean Fridge
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I haven't let food go bad in years thanks to these practices.
Sep 16, 2023
I Tried This Easy Dish-Drying Hack and It's Ingenious
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And it requires just one thing you can find in your drawer or with your takeout food.
Sep 16, 2023
My Mom's Trick to Remove Harsh Odors Will Make Your Home Smell Good
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Plus, it’s edible!
Sep 15, 2023
I Tried America’s Test Kitchen’s Top Coffee Maker Cleaning Tip
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It worked so well on my machine and left no odor, too!
Sep 14, 2023
I Hired a TaskRabbit to Do My Laundry — Here's How It Went
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I gained more than just clean clothes.
Sep 14, 2023
The Fabric Deodorizer I Swear By to Keep My Activewear Fresh Between Workouts
I've tried other deodorizers, and this one works the best.
Sep 13, 2023
This $30 Laundry Booster Works Like a Charm to Remove Any Musty Odors
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I even use it to freshen up my washer, too.
Sep 13, 2023
This Smart Hack Makes Refilling Your Sink Soap Dispenser Much Easier
You’ll wonder how you lived so many years without trying it.
Sep 13, 2023
This TikTok-Viral Power Scrubber Makes Cleaning Hard-to-Reach Areas Effortless (Your Back Will Thank You)
This scrubber got over one million likes on TikTok.
Sep 12, 2023
I Tried Laundry Detergent Sheets and I May Never Go Back
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These eco-friendly detergent sheets have made laundry day so much easier.
Sep 12, 2023
This $8 Wall-Mounted Toilet Brush Makes Cleaning Bathroom Floors Easy
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And it’s under $10!
Sep 11, 2023
The “Closing Shift Cleaning” Hack Will Set You Up for Success
Why not devote the same daily attention to cleaning our homes that we do to businesses?
Sep 10, 2023
How to Make My Natural Science-Backed Bug Sprays
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They really work to keep pests away.
Sep 8, 2023
This ADHD Coach Has a Smart Hack for Getting Laundry Put Away Fast
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And there’s no folding required — seriously!
Sep 8, 2023
12 Ways To Prevent Lingering Cooking Smells Before They Start
Instead of trying to remove food odors after they linger, flip the script and try to prevent them from getting out into the air, your walls, or your textiles before the stench happens.
Aug 30, 2023
6 Alternatives That Work Just As Well as OxiClean
Out of OxiClean? No worries — you’ve got options. (And you might even like them better!)
Sep 7, 2023
I Tried "Postage Stamp" Vacuuming and It's Saved My Life
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It’s a must-try for pet parents.
Sep 7, 2023
How to Tell if You Have a Gas or Electric Dryer Hookup
According to appliance pros.
Sep 6, 2023
The Best Editor-Tested Steam Mops That You Can Buy Right Now
If you don't have a steam mop yet, your cleaning lineup is incomplete.
Sep 6, 2023
4 Old-School Tricks to Avoid Ticks from TikTok’s Favorite Grandma
You probably have everything you need already.
Sep 4, 2023
This “Dishwasher Pod Style” Cleaner Makes My Kitchen Floor Shine
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I was impressed by the results.
Sep 4, 2023
What to Do If You Run Out of Laundry Detergent
So you have a huge pile of laundry to tackle, but — uh oh — not a drop of laundry detergent left. In order to do that load, do you have to venture out to the store during this uncertain time of social distancing?
Aug 29, 2023
10 Things You Should Never Do With a Magic Eraser
They're kind of amazing.
Aug 29, 2023
How to Get Rid of Stink Bugs, the Pests You Might Spot at Home in Fall
These pests get their name for a good reason. Here's what to do if you spot one.
Aug 31, 2023
11 Simmer Pot Recipes to Make Your Home Smell Like Fall
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Make it smell like you’ve been baking all day.
Aug 31, 2023
How to Mop Floors the Right Way
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According to cleaning experts.
Aug 30, 2023
This Is How You Can Shrink a Sweater
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According to laundry pros.
Aug 29, 2023
The Best Editor-Tested Pet Hair Vacuums You Can Buy Now
Put down the lint roller and pick one of these up instead.
Aug 28, 2023
Everything You Need to Know About Steaming Your Clothes
Ready to get steamy? Here's everything you need to know about garment steaming.
Aug 22, 2023
9 Effective Ways to Clean Velcro
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According to cleaning experts.
Aug 25, 2023
The $3 Tool That Gets Rid of All the Grime and Leaves Surfaces Spotless
You can ditch your cleaning toothbrush!
Aug 24, 2023
I Got Rid of the Ants in My House Using Just Two Ingredients
No need to use harsh ingredients to eliminate these kitchen pests.
Aug 24, 2023
Yes, Your Toaster Oven Needs Cleaning. Here's How to Do It Right.
Toaster ovens are subject to the same kinds of crumbs and grease splatters that a full-sized oven is.
Aug 24, 2023