Cleaning

What Are Bed Bugs?

Your mom probably said “Sleep tight, don’t let the bed bugs bite” when you were getting ready for bed as a child.  Other than that, you probably haven’t thought much about bed bugs.  You may have not even realized that there really is such a thing as a bed bug.  There definitely is , and […]

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How To Clean Curtains

Curtains need to be cleaned fairly regularly because they collect dust and dirt.  By following this set of instructions, you can ensure that your curtains are always looking their best and are free of allergy-causing dust: 1. Take the curtains down and examine the backside of the fabric (the part that face the window) for […]

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How To Remove Grass Stains From Clothing

Grass stains are some of the most difficult to get out of clothing.  Some of the following tips may greatly assist you in getting out those set-in grass stains, prior to washing the garments as instructed on the garments’ labels: For Washable Items: 1. Begin by dabbing the area with a water soaked sponge.  After […]

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How To Stage A Home For Sale

A potential buyer makes the decision to purchase a home within the first minute of entering.  A great first impression is the key to selling a home quickly and for top line pricing.  Staging a home gives the buyers ideas about ways that they could use the space, as well as creating a warm and […]

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How To Decorate A Small Space So It Seems Larger

Many people live in small apartments, or little houses.  Some people live in small spaces because that is what they can afford, while others choose to live in small homes because they no longer want to care for a larger home, or simply because they like the cozy feeling of a smaller dwelling.  Regardless of […]

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How to Build a Clothesline

Installing a clothesline in your backyard is a great way to save money, get that fresh and clean scent of the outdoors in your sheets, and be kinder to the environment at the same time. When you stop using a dryer and choose to use a clothesline instead, you are saving hundreds of dollars over […]

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Why Is Mold Dangerous In A Home?

The concerns and warnings associated with mold in a person’s home have quieted considerably over the last few years, but that does not mean that mold no longer poses a threat to one’s health. According to the EPA, there are more than 100,000 different types of mold that can emit thousands of  different micotoxins and […]

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What Are The Signs Of A Mold Problem?

Many people live in their homes completely unaware that there is a mold problem.  It is only after the development of health conditions that people start to recognize the warning signs of a mold infestation.  For that reason, it is important to recognize  the signs and symptoms of mold in your home. A strange persistent […]

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How To Spruce Up Your Home With Little Improvements

Want to make your home look great but don’t have much spare change lying around? These quick and easy improvements are easy on your budget. A simple, inexpensive change can brighten up your home and make it much more comfortable for you, not to mention much more appealing to those who visit your humble abode. […]

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Reason Antibacterial Soap Is Dangerous

Antibacterial soap is everywhere.  In fact, it is nearly impossible to buy liquid hand soap that is not antibacterial.  The reason that it is so bad is that it does not actually make your hands any cleaner than regular hand soap. Antibacterial means that it is meant to kill bacteria, but it does not actually […]

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