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3 affordable home dry-cleaning kits that actually work

Save yourself a trip — dry-clean your clothes, curtains, and more with these affordable home dry-cleaning kits.
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The best pool vacuum heads for heavy-duty cleaning to save you time so you can relax

Using one of the best pool vacuum heads for heavy-duty cleaning can make your pool maintenance frustrations a thing of the past.
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The best laundry bags for your delicates to save you time and money

Take good care of your pricey garments with these laundry bags -- simply toss in your delicates before throwing them in the washer.
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Tired of dirty pool water? These are the best pool filter cartridges for cleaner swimming water

Cartridge pool filters let you enjoy the best of both worlds. They clean better than sand filters and don’t require as much maintenance. Check out our list!
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The best scent boosters for effortless laundry odor control

Incorporating scent booster beads into your laundry means less fuss, less stink, and more wear out of your favorites. Check out this list of our top picks.
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Don’t get overwhelmed by a super messy house: How to organize your space and keep it that way

If your house is too cluttered and you're not sure where to begin, don't worry. Follow these steps to declutter, get organized, and stay that way.
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The best foaming soap dispensers for saving water while staying clean

One of the best benefits of using a foaming soap dispenser is saving water. Check out these top foaming soap dispensers.
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The best pool chlorine floaters for continuous cleaning

Use an automatic chlorine floater to help keep your pool in top shape even when you aren't home. Here is a list we have compiled of top picks available online.
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The best pool filter sand for a sparkling swimming pool

Having a sand pool filter is great. Sand filters are one of the most cost-effective ways to maintain your pool. They keep pools clean and cleaning costs down.
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This is the best way to clean a cast iron pan

Trust us — this will make your kitchen and your recipes even better.
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Get rid of gross buildup: How to clean pool tiles for summer swimming

This is how to clean pool tiles so guests (and you) will actually want to go in your pool.
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Review: The Turonic PH950 air purifier is expensive (and worth every penny)

We review the Toronic PH950 air purifier. Is it worth its weight in air purification?
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Smelly dishwasher problems solved: How to get a fresh, clean kitchen

Don't let a smelly dishwasher ruin your kitchen. This is how to clean it properly.
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Our favorite electric toothbrush is $60 off for Prime Day

Are you bored with the routine of brushing your teeth each day? This Oral-B Electric Toothbrush Prime Day deal will make brushing way more fun.
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Prime Day deals: Why you need the Shark cordless vacuum for easy house cleaning

This affordable alternative to a Dyson cordless vacuum had dropped down to $200 at Best Buy.
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Prime Day deal alert: Save 56% on Shark’s self-emptying robot vacuum

This Shark robot vacuum Prime Day deal from Walmart will let you enjoy the convenience of a self-emptying feature for just $265, following a $334 discount.
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How to clean laminate floors: The do’s and don’ts to help them last forever

This is how to clean laminate floors the right way, so you can have a gleaming, gorgeous home.
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Yes, you do need to separate your laundry — these 5 steps make it easier

Our laundry guide will keep your clothes looking bright and new. This is what you need to know about sorting and separating your laundry.
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Dish scrubbing brush vs. sponge: Which is better for cleaning dishes?

When deciding whether a dish sponge or brush is better for cleaning your dirty dishes, here is everything you need to consider.
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How to clean baseboards: The easiest method ever for this super annoying task

Dirty, dusty baseboards ruin the look of any room. Here's the easiest and most effective way to clean these hard to reach spots.
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7 best basement office ideas so you don’t feel like you’re working in a dungeon

Need to set up a home office? Check out these basement office ideas, and you'll forget you're in a basement while increasing productivity.
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5 secret house cleaning tips to get the lazy people you live with to help

Do you live with someone who never cleans? These house cleaning tips will help get everyone involved in chores.
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How to clean mirrors for a streak-free shine

Looking to get rid of streaks on your mirrors? Our guide shows how to clean mirrors perfectly using a variety of different materials.  
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5 easy ways to kill fruit flies before they take over your kitchen

It's summer. It's hot, humid, and fruit flies are everywhere. Here's how to keep them out of your kitchen.
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Here’s how to spring-clean your entire house in just 8 hours

Overwhelmed by spring cleaning? This is how to spring clean your house in 8 hours or less using tips from experts and super clean sources.
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It’s official: We’re not dusting our houses nearly enough

Dyson’s 2022 Global Dust Study investigated global cleaning habits. Here’s what you need to know — as well as some advice on how to eliminate dust.
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Save money on spring cleaning: 8 creative ways to get cleaning supplies cheap

Do you spend too much on cleaning solutions? Try these hacks to get cleaning supplies cheap.
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How to bring dull, neglected brass hardware back to life

Whether it's your doorknobs or cabinet handles, brass hardware can become dull. Here's how to make it look like new again.
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Give your outdoor space an easy makeover: How to clean concrete

This spring, revive your driveway and patio by cleaning your concrete.
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The totally normal household items that freak your dog out

Does your dog get scared every time you use one of these household items? They're not alone. Here's how you can make your home a safe space for pets.
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Make spring cleanup easy: The only home maintenance checklist you’ll ever need

Make sure you check these to-do items off your list for a well-maintained home this spring.
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Your kitchen sponge is way more disgusting than you think

We all want a clean kitchen, but is a sponge really the best method? Here's what you need to know about this cleaning tool.
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Secrets revealed: 7 incredible spring cleaning tips the experts swear by

If you wish you could fast forward to the part where your home is perfectly neat and tidy, then try some spring cleaning tips from the experts themselves.
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4 secret TikTok kitchen spring cleaning tips everyone forgets

Don't forget to clean these important spots in your kitchen. With these TikTok kitchen cleaning hacks, you’ll be able to get the job done correctly in no time.
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7 creative ways you can use coffee grounds around the house

Coffee is good for more than just drinking. Here are seven more ways you can use coffee grounds.
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Never lose track of your stuff again with this genius TikTok storage hack

Are your storage bins a mess? With this amazing TikTok storage hack, you'll be able to find whatever you need in seconds.
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Using these popular floor cleaners is like inhaling pesticides, study says

According to recent research, there’s a chemical in some household cleaners so bad it’s basically like breathing in car exhaust — you probably have it at home.
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A quick, easy guide to cleaning your garden tools (just in time for spring)

If you're ready to dig into your garden, you need to keep your tools well-maintained. Here's how to clean your garden tools.
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How to get paint out of clothes and save your wardrobe

You wore old clothes and were as careful as possible, but still got paint all over. Here's how to get paint out of your clothes.
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How to unclog your disgusting kitchen sink

This is the easiest way for you to unclog a kitchen sink.
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The secret to a clean house is sitting in your medicine cabinet

Want a sparkling home? Look no further than your medicine cabinet.
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This TikTok hack for sparkling silverware is amazing

We all want clean silverware, but when it's looking dull, getting it sparkling can be a hassle. Try this easy TikTok hack.
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10 ingenious cleaning hacks you’ll wish you knew sooner

With these easy cleaning hacks, cleaning your home will be a breeze.
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These are the house-cleaning products the pros use (and you should, too)

Wonder what the experts use to get homes looking clean? Here's what you should use.
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How to make your drab area rug look new again (and save on replacement costs)

Don't get rid of that old, beat-up area rug just yet. With these tips, it'll look brand new in no time.
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Break these 9 terrible habits that are making your home smell awful

Could your home smell better? Don't just light a candle. Fix these bad habits.
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This incredible device can purify a whole room (and it’s the size of your phone)

This device is perfect for people who need to purify the air in their homes but don't have a lot of extra space.
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The super simple guide to deep cleaning carpets (because yours are really gross)

Do you deep clean your carpets enough? Probably not. Here's how often you should and how to do it.
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There are way more uses for baking soda around the house than you thought

Baking soda is one of the handiest things to have around your house. Here's why.
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7 foolproof ways to flatten a rug without waiting for it to settle

Just bought a new rug or taken an old one out of storage? Here's how to get it to actually lay flat.