How to Make Ugly Soap Scum, Mildew and Water Marks Disappear Like Magic

When all three messages landed in my inbox on the same day, the problem of soap scum, mildew

Try This Old Restaurant Cleaning Trick

Ever leave the coffee pot on overnight only to wake to a blackened, burnt on mess? Can’t get rid of the

How to Knock Out Serious Mold and Mildew Problems

Dear Mary: Here’s the short version of a long story: Due to an undetected slowly leaking pipe in

A Dozen Dandy Uses for White Vinegar

It costs hardly anything ($2 a gallon on sale), it’s available in every grocery store in the universe

Know Your Cleaning Products

Two women, different locations, same accident. Both women using an ordinary commercial toilet bowl cleaner, were not satisfied with

A Surprise Cleaning Agent for Fireplace Doors

I had a striking déjà vu moment when I read today’s first reader tip. I don’t think I’d

Fabulous Household Cleaners You Can Make Yourself

It pretty much kills me to spend money to pay for things I know I can make myself

DIY Cleaning Products Tips and Tricks


Have you checked the list of ingredients on those bottles of cleaning products under the sink? Can you even

Vinegar: One Powerful Household Product


It costs hardly anything, it’s available in every grocery store in the universe and so useful around your home

Shopping for a Vacuum Cleaner Can Be a Mind-Numbing Experience

Shopping for a vacuum cleaner can be a mind-numbing experience because there are so many makes and models to choose

How I Dry Cleaned My Windows


I have this thing for clean windows. I love them, which means I have an equal but opposite disdain

The Joys of Original Blue Dawn

Take a look under the sink where you keep your cleaning products. See a bottle of Original blue