housecleaning

  1. Organizing

    How to fake a clean house like a pro

    Guests due to arrive any minute? Surprise arrival? Straighten up before they finish coming up the front walk with these speedy and...
  2. Super Moms Guide

    What moms really think when cleaning up kid messes

    Real life isn't like those commercials where the kid spills his cereal everywhere and the mother acts briefly exasperated and then...
  3. Organizing

    Real talk: How often do you clean your home?

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    We can't think of a woman around who isn't pulling double (or triple!) duty as a full-time career woman, mom and family caretaker....
  4. Organizing

    How to make folding laundry fun for all

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    Laundry and fun don't often go hand in hand... do they? Well, that's all up to you!
  5. Organizing

    Your 10-minute spring cleaning guide

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    Ten minutes a day to a cleaner home? Yes, please! Trust us, it's possible. Even with busy work schedules, messy children and a...
  6. Organizing

    Spring cleaning is always in season

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    Lemon scents wafting through the halls. Dust bunnies banished. Crisp, clean curtains waving in the wind. Ahhh, it's time for spring...
  7. Tips & Advice

    10 Quick tips for organizing the playroom

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    Toys, toys, everywhere: Sometimes, that’s how a playroom feels. But don’t let yours be that way! With a few easy tips, you can have...
  8. Shopping for Beauty & Fashion

    Simple steps to a closet makeover

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    Closets might be one of the most visited spots in your home. Most people have the same complaint: Not enough room. De-cluttering...
  9. Home How-Tos

    How to clean your microwave

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    Whether your favorite food exploded once again inside the microwave, or it is just time to clean up the day-to-day spills, cleaning...
  10. Home How-Tos

    How to clean your stove

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    Cleaning your stove sounds as exciting as getting a root canal. It’s one of those tasks we put off until the stove becomes an...
  11. Parenting

    How to clean wood floors

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    Hardwood flooring isn’t cheap, so doing all you can to protect such an investment in your home makes sense. Here, we offer info and...
  12. Parenting

    Mopping do's and don'ts

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    Floors get dirty, fast. Because they’re tread upon by children, guests, pets -- you name it -- they're rife with germs and can stain...
  13. Parenting

    5 Quick cleaning essentials for busy moms

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    Your house is dirty and it needs to be clean yesterday; you don't have time to mess around. These quick cleaning products and tools...
  14. Parenting

    Tips for cleaning tile floors

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    Tile floors are beautiful and not as hard to clean as you think. No matter what type of tile you have in your home, you can keep...
  15. Organizing

    6 Secrets to impressing home buyers

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    Are you trying to sell your home? There are a few surefire things you can be doing now to catch the attention of prospective buyers.
  16. Organizing

    Best cleaning product buys

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    Scouring supermarket shelves for the right product to clean your space can be overwhelming, but all you really need are a few...
  17. Organizing

    Top green cleaning products

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    Conventional cleaning products are often petroleum based and harmful to the environment. They also contain irritating toxic...
  18. Careers

    Declutter your space in 20 minutes or less

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    Working or relaxing in a cluttered environment can be difficult with papers, clothes or a mess scattered around you. Clutter can...
  19. Organizing

    Closet organization must-haves

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    Opening your closet can give you an inspiring boost or a paralyzing panic. If your closet is out of control, how can you have a...
  20. Home

    10 Quick cleaning tips that cost less

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    Maintaining a household can be a full-time job, especially when it comes to cleaning. The process seems to take forever, and there...