Author Archives: Martha Chapin

How to Keep Workout Clothes Clean

We put our workout clothes through their paces – spinning, yoga, running, zumba – especially this time of year! And let’s face it: even after laundry day, you can often still smell the sweat from your intense workouts. What’s the best way to clean workout clothes to keep them smelling...

Filters and Filters and Filters, Oh My!

Ok, the holidays are over, and it’s a new year. Time to focus on your house. We get it: changing the filters throughout your house isn’t the most exciting thing to do, and it probably isn’t something you think about very often (if ever!). But if you let filters go...

2018 Cleaning Resolutions

Happy new year from the Clean and Happy Nest! Welcome to 2018. It’s a new year, a clean slate and a fresh start. Let’s make this year your cleanest and happiest yet. Living in a sparkling, organized home is a great first step. We’re limiting our list to three resolutions,...

Holiday Tipping Guide

The holidays are quickly approaching, whether we’re ready for them or not. Yes, the season of giving is upon us… and that includes tips – and in this instance, we’re not talking about cleaning tips. A lot of people are unsure about who, and how much, to tip at the...

Tame Holiday Mess

The holidays are wonderful, yet they bring with them their own brand of mess. Decorations, plants and trees, candles, big family dinners and house guests present challenges for keeping a clean house throughout December. We’ve got some tips for keeping things clean without losing your mind. Declutter your house before...

Keeping Carpets Clean

When’s the last time you cleaned your carpets? (We mean really cleaned your carpets.) Think about how much you walk on them with shoes that have been all over the place… that’s a lotta dirt. Vacuuming regularly is a good start. Vacuum cleaners remove dirt and grit particles which get...