How to Turn Basically Anything into a One-of-a-Kind Table LampHome Projects
Finally, an excuse to buy all the quirky thrift store figurines your heart desires!
May 24, 2023
How to Replace Your Oven LightOrganize & Clean
If you’re an avid baker, then you probably rely on that little light in the back of your oven. The oven light helps you make sure everything is rising and browning like it should, whether you’re baking a batch of blueberry muffins or loaf of banana bread.While you may have a tried-and-true method for cleaning your oven, what about changing the oven light? Needless to say, if you’re absolutely lost when that little bulb burns out, you’re in the right place.
May 24, 2023
No Need to Dry Clean: How To Wash A Down ComforterOrganize & Clean
Ever wondered if it’s okay to wash your down comforter without taking it to the dry cleaners? You’ve wondered correctly! You can absolutely wash your down comforter sans the pros. All you need is a mild detergent, and a few hours spent at the laundromat. And patience. Did I mention patience? Mild or all-natural detergent Tennis balls Extra large capacity front-loading washing machine Extra large capacity dryer or sunny outdoor space 1.
May 21, 2023
How To Make Your Own Natural Bathroom CleanersOrganize & Clean
There are tons of “green” bathroom cleaners on the market, but most of the time it’s cheaper and just as effective to make your own. Armed with a few simple non-toxic and biodegradable ingredients, you can keep your bathroom fresh and sparkling. If you’ve got a little extra time today, grab this shopping list, head to the store and make a few batches of healthy cleaners to keep your bathroom (or any room) healthy!
May 21, 2023
The 4-Step Guide to Renewing Grout (In Order of Increasing Grossness)Organize & Clean
Stick a light-colored, porous material between tiles—where spills are likely to settle and mildew is undoubtedly going to grow—and you can bet it’s not going to be a pretty situation. And once stains set in, scrubbing them clean is no one’s idea of a fun afternoon. But the promise of fresh, gleaming grout? It keeps us fighting the good fight.
May 20, 2023
How To Green Clean the Grout In Your Shower & BathroomHome Projects
Is your bathroom guest-ready?
May 20, 2023
How To Deep Green Clean Your CarpetsHome Projects
Over time spot cleaning just doesn’t do it. You turn around one day, and your carpets are a shade darker than when you had them installed. Or, you do a great job spot cleaning only to reveal how dirty the rest of the carpeting really is. Here’s a way to give your carpets a deep clean using a few household ingredients, a vacuum, and a steam cleaner. Ingredients: Salt, borax, and white vinegar.
May 19, 2023
How To Whiten Laundry Without Chlorine BleachOrganize & Clean
Many of us have banished chlorine bleach from our homes, as it can irritate the skin, eyes, and lungs, poison fish and insects, and release carcinogenic dioxins during production. Fortunately, there are still plenty of ways keep white linens, socks, and other fabrics sparkling, and you probably already have the necessary ingredients around the house. Ready to get started? Here are some bleach-free ways to get your whites whiter!
May 19, 2023
How To Spot Clean Old or Set-In Upholstery StainsOrganize & Clean
Good news: You're not utterly doomed if you didn't clean a stain right away.
May 19, 2023
I Tried the TikTok Hack for Updating Thrifted Baskets, and I’m a FanHome Projects
Shiny, orange-y wicker baskets are a common find at thrift stores, but there’s an easy way to make them look more modern.
May 12, 2023
10 Easy-Care Plants That Are Perfect for BeginnersLiving
Start your indoor gardening journey here.
May 5, 2023
This Under-$10 Tool Is the Secret to Pro-Looking Floral ArrangementsHome Projects
It will help you find vases in strange places.
Apr 22, 2023
How to Paint an Exterior Door (Plus Tips If It Has Glass Panels!)Home Projects
Make sure it looks perfect in any type of weather.
Feb 21, 2023
9 Things to Know About Using Pole-Wrap, 2022's Hottest DIY Material
Add fluted texture to your furniture or walls using this popular DIY material.
Dec 6, 2022
Fried Treats Season Is Here — Here's How to Properly Dispose of Cooking OilOrganize & Clean
Don’t even think about pouring it right down the drain.
Jun 13, 2022
Is Your New Apartment Suffering from a 'Landlord Special'?Organize & Clean
Here's a definition and a solution to this common renter dilemma.
Jun 10, 2022
This "Floating Candle" DIY Is the Most Magical (And Stylish) Halloween DecorStyle
It's easy, affordable, and renter-friendly — no spells needed.
Oct 1, 2021
How to Transform a Plain IKEA KALLAX into a Groovy '70s-Style Burl Wood PieceHome Projects
This DIY takes just a few tools and a bit of patience.
Sep 1, 2021
How to Turn a Plain IKEA KALLAX into a Funky 1980s Memphis-Style CenterpieceHome Projects
An '80s-tastic makeover gives this simple shelf a whole lot of personality.
Sep 1, 2021
How to Turn a Basic IKEA KALLAX into a 1960s Brutalist-Style Display PieceHome Projects
The real deal can cost thousands, but you can make this replica in a day.
Sep 1, 2021
This Simple Trick Makes Your Bathroom Feel Ten Times More SereneStyle
When I take the stickers off my cosmetics and personal care products, my medicine cabinet looks so much neater and more elevated.
May 31, 2021
You Don't Have to Wash Your Groceries But You DO Have to Wash the BagsOrganize & Clean
There are actual risks to poor bag hygiene — you can spread bacteria, mold, and other germs around your kitchen.
May 25, 2021
Do This 10-Minute Clean to Prevent a Bigger Bathroom Problem Later OnOrganize & Clean
Days pass, messes get messier, and soon, something that could have been a quick, 10-minute maintenance job is now a whole deep-cleaning ordeal.
Mar 6, 2021
4 Cleaning Questions Every Vinyl Floor Owner Needs The Answers ToOrganize & Clean
No, a steam mop is not a great idea, according to the experts.
Mar 3, 2021
7 Cleaning Tricks You Should Know Before You Bring Slime HomeOrganize & Clean
Slime can leave you in quite a sticky situation, especially if you have messy — er, creative — kids like mine.
Feb 6, 2021
I Tried the $0 Hack to DIY the Internet's Favorite Candle—and You Should, TooHome Projects
This DIY took less than an hour, and you can probably do it with materials you already own.
Feb 3, 2021
6 Easy Ways to Get (and Keep!) Your Glass Shower SpotlessOrganize & Clean
Here are the materials and steps a house cleaning pro recommends. But if you’re looking for a more creative way to keep your glass shower door clean, then we’ve got some suggestions for that, too.
Dec 19, 2020
One Good Thing: How To Make Your Bed Feel Like a Fancy HotelStyle
Please join me this week as I share some hardworking service tips on—what could be more simple?—making your bed. Actually, it took me a long time to figure out the basics that I wanted in a bed to feel comfortable at night, so this is going to be a chestnut. Beds 101 starts with the mattress, moves up through the sheets to the duvet and finishes off with pillow advice. This is not complicated decorating advice. It’s just about basic cozy comfort and ease….
Dec 17, 2020
One Thing You Have to Do Before You Can Get Your Carpet Really CleanOrganize & Clean
It probably won’t be as difficult or time-consuming as you think!
Dec 12, 2020
I Tried a Hack That Lets You Hang Sconces Absolutely Anywhere, No Wires NeededHome Projects
The results look surprisingly convincing.
Dec 1, 2020
How to Hang Holiday Greenery in 6 Quick, Foolproof StepsHome Projects
Yes, you can make your home look like it's straight out of a catalog. Here's how to do it.
Dec 1, 2020
You're Probably Not Cleaning Your Shower Enough—Here's How to Do ItOrganize & Clean
A daily shower spray could certainly be part of your routine, if you want to be an overachiever. But it's not the most important thing.
Nov 28, 2020
You're 7 Steps Away from a Spotless BathtubOrganize & Clean
We all want our hard work (especially on the grosser chores!) to be worth it, right?
Nov 21, 2020
6 Homemade Cleaners That Really WorkOrganize & Clean
Whether you want to swap out stronger, potentially hazardous chemicals for gentle-yet-effective pantry ingredients or you’re just frustrated that your go-to products haven’t been in stock due to the pandemic, consider making your own, homemade cleaners.
Nov 12, 2020
Make Sure You're Using the Right Cleaner for Your Tile FloorOrganize & Clean
Not all tile floors are created equal!
Nov 7, 2020
5 Different Ways to Keep Your Plants Clean and HappyOrganize & Clean
Plus learn the rule of thumb that will tell you when they're ready for a wash!
Nov 4, 2020
I Tried TiKTok's Super-Simple Duvet-Cover Method, And It's Making Me Reconsider Organize & Clean
This time-saving hack has solved my near-constant struggle to take the duvet on and off.
Nov 4, 2020
Soap Isn't Enough to Keep Your Coffee Maker CleanOrganize & Clean
Don't skip this second (important) step.
Oct 29, 2020
How to Soundproof a Ceiling (So You Can Still Like Your Upstairs Neighbors)Home Projects
Pros give their expert tips for cutting down on upstairs noise.
Oct 27, 2020
Here's One Cleaning Trick Every Candle-Lover Should Have Up Their SleeveOrganize & Clean
A spill like this can totally kill the mood.
Oct 27, 2020
You’re Storing Your Scarves All Wrong, According to The Home EditOrganize & Clean
Are your scarves always in a tangled mess? Thankfully, organizing gurus Clea Shearer and Joanna Teplin of The Home Edit have a foolproof method for getting control of this beloved accessory.
Oct 24, 2020
Yes, You Can Clean Your Oven Effectively With Natural IngredientsOrganize & Clean
And a few tools you already have on hand!
Oct 24, 2020
How Often Should I Change My Air Filter? Here’s What to KnowOrganize & Clean
How often is necessary when it comes to replacing your air filter? Well, it depends on a few different things, starting with the type of filter you have.
Oct 21, 2020
Here's One Easy Way to Know if You Need to Clean Your Coffee MakerOrganize & Clean
If you’re not the type to mark the calendar for chores, look out for this telltale sign that your coffee maker needs some love.
Oct 18, 2020
11 Steps to Cleaning and Disinfecting the Bathroom Like a ProOrganize & Clean
Whatever your bathroom-cleaning situation at home, it doesn't have to be the cringe-worthy task we often make it out to be.
Oct 11, 2020
Your Clothes Aren't Ruined if You Get Paint on Them—Just Try ThisOrganize & Clean
Not all stains are created equal.
Oct 10, 2020
This Kitchen-Cleaning Task Can't Wait Any LongerOrganize & Clean
And it's probably easier than you think!
Oct 3, 2020
How to Make a Boho-Inspired Halloween Wreath That's Equal Parts Spooky and ChicHome Projects
This wreath will add some fright to your front door (in the best way).
Oct 2, 2020
How to Give Your Windows an Easy Halloween UpgradeHome Projects
This project is super simple but packs a big punch.
Oct 2, 2020
How to Make a Halloween-Ready Skeleton TopiaryHome Projects
This easy four-step project adds instant spooky vibes to your front door.
Oct 2, 2020
How to Make a Boho-Style Halloween LanternHome Projects
This bewitching luminary features designs that are temporary, so you can peel them off and use your lantern all year round.
Oct 2, 2020
Make a Spooky Halloween Doormat in Just 4 StepsHome Projects
You can finish this Halloween-perfect project in a couple hours.
Oct 2, 2020
5 Easy Halloween DIYs to Add Some Spirit to the Outside of Your HomeHome Projects
These five projects bring the joy of Halloween outside, where friends and neighbors can appreciate them from a distance.
Oct 2, 2020
I Re-Created the Look of a $900 Lamp for Just $4—Here's HowHome Projects
It involves at least one material you certainly have on hand.
Sep 25, 2020
How to Whitewash Wood for a Modern Farmhouse LookHome Projects
A step-by-step guide to tackling this easy DIY that's fit for farmhouse modern decor.
Aug 29, 2020
The Ultimate Guide to Mixing Leftover Paints the Right Way, According to ProsHome Projects
One of the most efficient and fun ways to consolidate your leftover paint supply is to mix it up, literally.
Aug 27, 2020
How to Balance a Wobbly Ceiling FanHome Projects
You don't have to live with a rocky ceiling fan. Here's how to fix it.
Aug 11, 2020
16 Home Skills You Should Know by the Time You're 30Home Projects
How many can you confidently check off this list?
Aug 8, 2020
Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Cleaning With BleachOrganize & Clean
As powerful as bleach is, there’s a bit of a learning curve.
Aug 8, 2020
Try These Expert Tips for Shiny, Streak-Free WindowsOrganize & Clean
For your deeper window cleaning to remove dirt and restore shine, the experts recommend a seasonal cadence of once every three or so months. Here's how you do it.
Aug 1, 2020
How to Refinish Tile in the Kitchen or Bathroom Like a ProHome Projects
It's cheaper and easier than installing new tile—and with the right methods, your DIY job will have a pro look.
Jul 28, 2020