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Clothesline Drying

It’s International Clothesline Week! Using a clothesline is a tempting way to save money and energy; helping both the planet and your wallet. But with it comes some considerations that you don’t have when tossing laundry in the dryer. Here are a few things to keep in mind when getting...

Want Your Clothes to Last Longer?

When it comes to doing laundry, sometimes we just get too busy to measure the detergent, sort colors and fabrics, or check clothes for stains before we throw them in the wash. It’s natural to want to just “get it done” but a few quick steps can help keep your...

How Long Does it Take to Spring Clean?

Exciting news! More people than ever are spring cleaning this year. According to ACI’s National Cleaning Survey, 77 percent are diving in. Our top priority is clear – windows – followed by closets, drawers, and clothes, ceiling fans, blinds/curtains, and carpets. How long does it take to clean our windows,...

How to Get Your Closets Ready for Spring

With the first day of spring just weeks away, now’s the time to freshen up your closets so your sunny-weather wardrobes are ready to wear when the weather gets warm! Before storing or switching out winter-weather clothes, check them for stains and launder them, if necessary. If you have an...

Winter Cleaning Challenge: Road Salt

This winter has already seen its share of storms and ice (if you live in the parts of the country that actually have a winter). One of the biggest cold-weather cleaning challenges is road salt. It’s great for keeping roads safe in an ice or snowstorm, but it can pose...

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...