The Best Spring Cleaning Tips for 2020!

The Best Spring Cleaning Tips for 2020!

Seems like this year, spring has crept across the US much sooner than expected. And with this lovely season comes the desire to start packing away heavy blankets and coats, and getting your home ready for warmth and sunshine. With the newness of spring comes the desire for a clean, organized home, and we’ve gathered some of the smartest tips to pass along your way! Empty those dresser drawers. Yes, every single one of them. Sure, it’s no quick task. But we…

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Why It’s Important to Invest in a Quality Vacuum Cleaner

Why It’s Important to Invest in a Quality Vacuum Cleaner

Not all vacuum cleaners are the same. There are so many options and models to choose from that it can feel really overwhelming when you’re trying to figure out which to choose. The most important thing to consider when getting ready to purchase a new vacuum cleaner is how long it will last without having to repair or replace it. Are you tired of purchasing the vacuum cleaners that work for a year or so, and then the motor burns…

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10 Smart Organizing Tips for 2020

10 Smart Organizing Tips for 2020

It’s that delicate time of year between the post-holiday dead-of-winter and the first balmy hint of spring. Maybe you’re getting an overwhelming urge to do some early spring cleaning, or maybe finally getting organized was one of your goals for 2020. Either way, there’s no time like the present! Though there are stores dedicated entirely to purchasing organizational accessories, some of the best ideas cost only a few bucks…and some utilize items you already have in your home, thereby costing…

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HOLIDAY CARPET STAIN CLEAN UP: 101

HOLIDAY CARPET STAIN CLEAN UP: 101

Knowing how to properly clean a carpet stain – especially around the holidays – is not only a good skill to have, it can become a necessity. A little drop of cranberry sauce here, a red wine stain there, a greasy gravy spot over here…it’s almost enough to make you stop hosting altogether! And to top it off, it seems like different stains require different treatments – because cleaning up candle wax is an entirely different process than removing chocolate…

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Make Sure Your Carpet is Holiday Ready!

Make Sure Your Carpet is Holiday Ready!

The month of ghouls, goblins, and carved pumpkins has passed and now the busy holiday season is here! The time of year for gathering with friends and family, hosting fabulous parties and just sitting by a cozy fire with a cup of hot cocoa. But if your carpet has seen better days, and you’re tempted to rip it all up and start over, hang tight. We’ve got some tips to get your carpet ready for the holiday season! Vacuum your…

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The 3 Big Perks of Vacuuming Regularly

The 3 Big Perks of Vacuuming Regularly

Even if you don’t think your flooring looks dirty, vacuuming on at least a weekly basis can mean major benefits for the level of cleanliness in your home. But did you know that regular vacuuming can also help extend the life of your carpet as well as improve quality of the air your family is breathing? Turns out, it can! The most obvious reason why you would want to get into the routine of vacuuming your home is because it’s…

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Get Ready to Tackle Fall Allergies With These Great Tips!

Get Ready to Tackle Fall Allergies With These Great Tips!

It’s almost here! Most people love autumn, and it’s easy to see why: colorful foliage, cooler temperatures, football tailgating and upcoming holidays full of family, friends and feasts. But for some, the beauty of the season can be dampened by impending fall allergies – particularly ragweed (also known as hay fever), which can cause sneezing, runny or stuffy noses, itchy throat and ears, itchy eyes and even hives. It can cause asthma symptoms as well, since ragweed allergies can cause…

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Don’t Let Stale, Musty Air Ruin Your Summer

Don’t Let Stale, Musty Air Ruin Your Summer

We hate to be the ones to break it to you, but summer is mold’s favorite season, too. All the things you love – tropical breezes, warmth and a nice air conditioned room when you need it – are the same things that let mold thrive and grow. Humidity, condensation and higher temps are common in spring and summer months, and before you know it, the air quality inside your home can suffer because of it.  Bathrooms, kitchens, closets, basements,…

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What Kind of Water Are You Really Drinking?

What Kind of Water Are You Really Drinking?

What’s in the local water that you’re drinking everyday? We assume water supplies across the U.S. are perfectly safe, but the news out of Flint, Michigan would suggest otherwise. Just because the water they’re drinking is odorless, colorless, and tasteless doesn’t mean it’s safe. The ugly truth is that there is a lot of bad tasteless, odorless, and colorless contaminants that can be found in your local water supply. The EPA regulates over 90 contaminates found in local drinking water,…

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11 Helpful Tips for Battling Spring Allergies

11 Helpful Tips for Battling Spring Allergies

Everyone with spring allergies knows there are two types of greenery: the first few blooms of nature’s most beautiful season…and the blanket of pollen that shortly follows. For allergy and asthma suffers, that omnipresent covering of pollen is tough to avoid, even if you don’t venture outdoors. Somehow, it manages to work its way into your home, car, and workplace, creating havoc that results in a mountain of crumpled tissues and eyes that water for days. Short of cocooning yourself in a…

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