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Green cleaning: 7 natural solutions that really work

Taking care of our environment is a process that starts at home. Everything from aerosol cans to harmful cleaning chemicals can affect the earth's delicate balance, but there are plenty of easy ways to make green cleaning choices when it comes to your home. If you use a housekeeper... more

How to find and hire the perfect personal chef

Hiring a personal chef isn’t just for the rich and famous. Many home cooks love to be in the kitchen, preparing a big meal for family and friends. Some even love to go grocery shopping. But given the option, they might prefer to have someone else do all this and... more

Follow these 8 steps for a clean house in a snap

If you consider cleaning your house as picking up your children’s toys, clearing last night’s ice cream bowls from the coffee table or helping your husband’s dirty gym shirt find its way to the hamper, you’re not alone. Most people don’t give their home a proper deep cleaning as often... more

The ultimate household chore list

Show of hands: Who loves having a clean house? Now another show of hands: Who enjoys having to do the chores that'll keep your home clean? Even though we all love when our home is tidy, having to actually do the work to get there (read: household chores) is a whole different story... more

Think You're a Neat Freak? Here's Where People Pay the Most for Housekeeping

These are the U.S. cities that spend the most money on making -- and keeping -- their homes clean and tidy. Picture this: Your living room floor, free of children's toys and assorted homework assignments.  A bedroom, any bedroom, minus those massive piles of laundry that loom menacingly in... more

21 Time-Saving Spring Cleaning Hacks

A little inventiveness goes a long way when you need new ways to quickly deep clean the house. If the thought of ridding your home of clutter or scrubbing the deep, dark corners you might have ignored the past year feels daunting, let these spring cleaning hacks inspire you.  ... more

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Self-Care by Decluttering

I've been on a journey very recently to decrease my stress and improve my self care when I found minimalism.Have you aever heard of it? I've been following a few true minimalists, and also found a book sharing the KonMari method of home organization. Her system is... more

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Tips for Removing Hard Water Stains From a Toilet

My parents are downsizing, and it's been a real interesting adventure helping them clean up their home. One of the best parts was looking through photo albums. Hands down, the worst part was cleaning the basement toilet! It was covered in hard water stains and took a lot of... more