Cleaning Tips and Hacks

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How to Keep Sheets From Balling Up in the Dryer
If you know how to keep sheets from balling up in the dryer, you can ensure they will last longer, dry faster, and have fewer wrinkles when you take them out. Here's how to never deal with this annoying laundry problem again.
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Your Washing Machine Is Likely Filled With Mold. Here’s How to Clean It
If your washing machine has mold and mildew, are your clothes really getting clean? Put the kibosh on mold in your washing machine by adding basic maintenance to your laundry routine.
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These Are the Best Laundry Detergent Substitutes When You're In an Absolute Bind
Life gets busy, and things get forgotten when you're at the store, like replacing the laundry detergent. If you have to do a load and you're out of laundry soap, there's no need to panic. A few common household ingredients can save the day as a laundry detergent substitute.
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How to Clean a Top-Loading Washing Machine
You need to know how to clean your top-loading washing machine, or your washer may start cleaning your clothes less efficiently, and your machine may even become damaged. Here's how.
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How to Separate Laundry Like a Pro
It's a good idea to learn how to separate laundry. Laundry should be separated not only by color but also by fabric type and, in some cases, by weight or texture. Proper sorting can extend the life of your clothes.
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These Bathroom Vanity Organizer Ideas Are Bringing Us a Great Amount of Joy
After a hectic morning, the bathroom vanity can look like a crime scene of open bottles, discarded curling irons, and toothpaste drips. So, let's try to rein in the chaos, shall we?
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How to Dispose of Bleach
Many people are swapping bleach products for safer, healthier cleaning ingredients. But getting rid of old bleach isn’t as easy as pouring it down the drain. Here’s how to dispose of bleach without exposing yourself or others to toxic and potentially fatal fumes.
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The 10 Best Tile Floor Cleaners for Sparkling Floors
Looking for effective but safe ways to clean your tile floor? We rounded up the best tile floor cleaners, from natural sprays to steam mops.
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How to Dispose of Pool Filtration Sand: A DIY Guide
Every pool owner should know how to dispose of pool filtration sand in a safe and efficient manner. It is great for use as a landscape filler or snow clearer.
If you own a water softener, sooner or later, you’ll be faced with the question of how to dispose of water softener salt. Here are four things to do with water softener salt that you need to get rid of. Cleaning Tips, Water Softener System, Water Softener Salt, Diy Cleaning Products, Water Softener, Diy Cleaning Hacks, Softener Salt, Hard Water
How to Dispose of Water Softener Salt
If you own a water softener, sooner or later, you’ll be faced with the question of how to dispose of water softener salt. Here are four things to do with water softener salt that you need to get rid of.
It's likely your grandma uses ammonia in laundry — but what exactly does it do? Here's how to use it properly (and safely) in your laundry routine. Gardening, Dawn Detergent, Repellent, Insecticidal Soap, Insect Repellent, Liquid Detergent, Dry Cleaners, Insect Spray
How to Use Ammonia in the Laundry
It's likely your grandma uses ammonia in laundry — but what exactly does it do? Here's how to use it properly (and safely) in your laundry routine.
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Can You Dry Whites and Colors Together in the Laundry?
Can you dry whites and colors together in the laundry? You may have been warned about doing this for the washing machine, but should you be careful when it comes to drying everything at once? Let's find out!
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How to Dispose of Grease and Cooking Oil
If you're wondering how to dispose of grease and cooking oil, there are several possibilities. You can reuse it, recycle it or throw it in the trash. Pouring it into the sink drain is not an option.
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How to Clean a Grill Brush (Because Let's Face It — You Probably Never Have)
A grill brush helps keep your grill free of carcinogens and bacteria, but when was the last time you actually cleaned the tool itself? Here's a step-by-step guide to getting a clean grill brush.
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The 8 Best Oven Cleaners to De-Grime Your Cook Space
There will be no more scrubbing 'til you sweat — a great oven-cleaning formula does the job for you. It's an immediate kitchen game changer.