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7 Uses for a Whisk Broom

7 Uses for a Whisk Broom

Whisk brooms have been around for about two hundred years. Designed by the Shakers as a smaller version of their flat broom design, the handy whisk broom is a staple cleaning tool in most homes because of its convenient size. If you don’t have a whisk broom […]

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7 Tips for Cleaning Hairspray Off Bathroom Surfaces

7 Tips for Cleaning Hairspray Off Bathroom Surfaces

Hairspray. Wonderful on your hair, not so great on everything else. Unless you go outside to spray your hair, you’ll need to periodically clean up the hairspray overspray. Here are some tips from your cleaning experts at Speed Cleaning: Use rubbing/isopropyl alcohol (70%) on a cotton ball […]

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1 Tip to Maximize Your Time When Cleaning House

1 Tip to Maximize Your Time When Cleaning House

We won’t drag out the suspense:  wear a cleaning apron. “That’s it?” you ask. “That’s your one tip?” Yes, and read on to see why this one time-saving cleaning tip is worthy of its own post. Wearing an apron that has several small and large pockets and a […]

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5 Easy DIY Maintenance Tips for Your Refrigerator

5 Easy DIY Maintenance Tips for Your Refrigerator

The refrigerator is one of those household items that we all take for granted. It just stands there rather quietly, doing its thing day in and day out. But when it breaks down, it’s a huge problem. So take a little time once or twice a year […]

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7 Cleaning Tips for Arthritis Sufferers

7 Cleaning Tips for Arthritis Sufferers

We’ve all heard the phrase, “Where there’s a will, there’s a way.” For people with debilitating arthritis, cleaning the house can be a challenge no matter how strong the will. Here are seven cleaning tips that you or someone you know who suffers from arthritis may find […]

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