Archive for the Holiday Cleaning Category

Will You Be Serving Salmonella This Holiday Season?

Will You Be Serving Salmonella This Holiday Season?

You may feel confident when cooking up that bird and seasoning those veggies, but do you know how to avoid serving up a deadly dose of kitchen bacteria like salmonella?  According to the Center for Disease Control, over 40,000 people each year get salmonella poisoning. However, with […]

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8 Tips for Cleaning Window Blinds & Shutters

8 Tips for Cleaning Window Blinds & Shutters

Whether you’re cleaning for guests at the holidays or just playing catch up after neglecting your blinds for too long, these helpful tips on window blind and plantation shutter cleaning should make the job easier and more successful.  Our expert contributor is Jim Jones of Mr. Maid, a […]

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Your Holiday Decorations: Tips for Cleaning and Storing – Part 2

Your Holiday Decorations:  Tips for Cleaning and Storing - Part 2

In last week’s Part 1 post, we shared tips for thinning out your holiday decorations and cleaning the more delicate pieces that you want to keep or donate. This week we’ll share tips for cleaning less delicate items and also throw in a few “Hey, now that’s […]

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Speed Cleaning Shares Tricks to Getting Makeup Out of Fabric and Carpet

Is this the way it goes at your house on Halloween? You send your ghouls out the door all suited up in their costumes and faces full of makeup, looking awesome. But they return with half of the meticulously applied makeup on the sleeves, collar, and for […]

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New Year’s Resolution: Get Organized!

The first step to getting your home organized is to de-clutter. It is essential! Ask a dozen people what drives them crazy around their house – besides their spouse, of course – and chances are most will mention clutter high on the list. If it’s not a […]

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