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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...

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...

Stain Removal 101

It always seems to happen – when you pull a new white t-shirt over your head, you get lipstick on the collar.  Or someone spills red wine… right on your new rug. Or your dog jumps up on you with muddy paws. Stains! They’re the worst. But if you know...

Are Your Closets Ready for Winter?

As the air gets chillier and the days get shorter… you know winter is on its way. And your wardrobe needs to keep up. As you transition from summer cardigans and sandals to sweaters and boots, a closet cleanout is in order. Clearing out clothes that don’t fit or that...

How Often Do You Really Need to Wash Your Stuff?

If you’re like most moms and dads, having clean clothes and linens to put away is uber satisfying – once it’s finally done! If you find yourself doing loads and loads and loads of laundry, this advice should help you. Maybe, just maybe, you’re washing some things more than you...

How to Clean Your Summer Gear

We don’t want to admit it either, but summer is coming to an end. Cooler nights and shorter days are right around the corner. (Sniff!) Before you store all that summer gear to make room for back to school supplies, make sure they are clean and ready to be put...

10-Minute Extreme Junk Drawer Makeover

We all have one – that drawer that inevitably gets filled with useless stuff that we rarely give a second thought to. (It’s called a “junk drawer” for a reason!) Do you have 10 minutes? Let’s clean it out. ● FIRST take everything out and spread it out so that...