Cleaning and Organizing

Here are some advice and practical solutions to keep your home tidy and clutter-free. From cleaning hacks to storage solutions, we cover everything you need to create a comfortable and welcoming living space.

How to Polish Plastic
| Updated August 7, 2022 | Published September 4, 2021

Plastic, while convenient to clean and also incredibly affordable, can get scratched over time or have its color get dull from being overly used, exposed to the sun, or basic wear and tear from having an item for a long time. The question then is, how do you polish your favorite plastic item that you can’t discard? Plastic, just like other materials like metal, can be polished and restored to its former pristine state.

How to Get Flarp Out of Carpet
| Updated July 14, 2022 | Published August 31, 2021

Flarp is a fun toy that most kids play with today. Even though it can bring great joy to your kids, removing it can be frustrating, especially when it gets stuck on the carpet. The good news is that there are several ways to resolve this problem

Epoxy Grout Problems
| Updated August 9, 2021 | Published August 9, 2021

Epoxy grout is often used in conditions where sealants and other types of grouts can’t withstand. The reason is that it is able to withstand most chemicals and stains. Plus, it is also water-resistant. However, you may encounter several epoxy grout problems. For this reason, you may wonder if using this product is worth it. To give you a better view, here are the important details about epoxy grout.

Types of Kitchen Pantries
| Updated February 9, 2024 | Published August 6, 2021

A spacious and well-organized pantry is like hitting the jackpot when it comes to home living. Being that a kitchen is often the most visited room in the house, having it fully functional is of at most importance for multiple homeowners, especially those that love to cook and host. Being able to store kitchenware and foodstuffs neatly is a dream come true.

How to Get a Cigarette Smell Out of Leather Furniture
| Updated February 1, 2024 | Published July 27, 2021

Cigarette smell is notorious for lingering in rooms. If you smoke in your bedroom, then don’t be surprised to realize that the odor will remain not only in your bedsheets but also in pieces of furniture like leather chairs. The smaller the bedroom is, the more likely that the cigarette smoke odor will linger in the space. 

How to Get Oil Out of Sheets
| Updated August 20, 2023 | Published July 26, 2021

Oil stains are one of the toughest stains to get out of laundry because they repel water and therefore make it difficult for cleaning products to penetrate them for removal. Unfortunately, oil is one of the common stains you’ll find on bed sheets, as it is a popular ingredient in body moisturizers and other body products.

How to Get Ants Out of Carpet: Smart Treatment and Prevention Methods
| Updated July 1, 2023 | Published June 30, 2021

Have you ever felt a bite sting from an ant while walking barefoot on your carpet? Ants are commonly found insects in the garden and inside the house foraging for food. You will almost always find rows of ants or large gatherings in one spot. By leaving the ants to their own devices, they can cause a great deal of damage in your home.

How To Use Rub N Buff On Metal to Make it Shiny Again
| Updated April 8, 2023 | Published June 13, 2021

Have you ever wanted to give your metal objects a refreshed appearance or create the look of shiny metal? Well now you can with the help of Rub N Buff, a popular tried-and-tested waxy substance.

Fabric Softener Alternatives
| Updated April 8, 2023 | Published June 9, 2021

Most people love the feel of soft and fluffy towels fresh out of the dryer, but did you know that using a store-bought fabric softener isn’t the only way to achieve this? Here we reveal 11 fabric softener alternatives.

Pet Safe Carpet Deodorizer
| Updated August 4, 2022 | Published May 31, 2021

Responsible pet owners in need of a carpet deodorizer might be wondering which products are safe to use around their pets and which are the most effective. Here we uncover some of the best natural and commercial pet-safe carpet deodorizers.

How to Clean Faux Leather
| Updated March 31, 2023 | Published May 27, 2021

Although faux leather isn’t real, it can last long and is not being peeled fast if it’s well maintained and regularly cleaned. But how do you clean faux leather? You don’t need to buy a specialized cleaning solution to get the job done. Continue reading to know more.

How To Clean Onyx Showers
| Updated October 22, 2022 | Published May 19, 2021

A house’s bathroom can be one of the most adored rooms in the house if cared for appropriately. There’s nothing more relaxing like running a warm bubble bath with bath salts and essential oils or running a powerful hot spray shower that eases the tension from your muscles and replenishes the body ahead of a busy day. While we all enjoy these perks, we dread cleaning days. No one wants to have a filthy bathroom with hard water residues and soap scum. Onyx showers make cleaning day less tragic because their texture is easy to clean.