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    The best ways to remove lime scale buildup

    Lime scale — that chalky white film from hard water — can show up on your kitchen faucets, appliances and bathroom fixtures....
  2. Cooking & Entertaining

    In a pickle: What to do if you stain your clothing while cooking

    Cooking can be a complete hazard for our clothes. As careful as you are, all it takes is for something to spill or sauce to splatter...
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    How to remove marker and ink

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    Whether you have a budding artist with a wandering hand or a pile of dress shirts with ink stains claiming the corner of your...
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    Laundry 911: Color care basics

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    Most of us do laundry every week, if not every day. Even if you think you are a laundry expert, you might gain something from...
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    Tips for keeping colors bright

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    When you buy colorful clothing, you expect it to stay bright, right? That's not always the case. But there are some things you can...
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    How to remove common kids' clothing stains

    Let's face it -- kids are messy. Whether it's grass stains from football practice, ketchup stains from lunch or paint stains from...
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    Stain removal smarts: How to get stains out of your clothes

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    Barbeque sauce on that new white t-shirt, ice cream dripped down the front of your sundress, and grass stains all over his jeans......
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    How to clean a refrigerator

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    The kids need your attention; your spouse asks, "what’s for dinner?" You open the refrigerator and are met with a horrible smell....
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    How to get pet urine stains out of the carpet

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    Few things will make you go "awww" more than a sweet little puppy or kitten. And, while a new pet is a wonderful thing, their little...
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    How to quickly get rid of sticky countertop stains

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    Everything from spilled pop to sweet and sugary foods can leave an icky, gooey mess on your countertops and there’s nothing worse...
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    7 Stubborn stains and how to remove them

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    Too many of our favorite shirts, pants and dresses have fallen victim to spills, overzealous eating, and other accidents. Don’t let...
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    Best stain fighting products

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    Plenty of products promise to remove your toughest stains, but which types of products deliver the best bang for your buck? We...
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    How to clean suede

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    Suede is such a luxurious fabric, but many avoid it because it's gotten something of a bad rap for being tough to clean, however, it...
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    How to remove wine stains

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    Red wine, how we love you, but wine stains – particularly red ones – can stick with you longer than a hangover. There's no reason to...
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    How to remove oil stains

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    Oil seems like an impossible substance to remove, but it is possible to get out an oil stain. We've got some simple solutions to...
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    How to remove bubble gum

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    If you've got yourself into a sticky situation with bubble gum, we've got the solution. Here are the best ways to remove bubble gum...