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May 7, 2021

3 Tips for Cleaning When You’re Emotionally Exhausted

This pandemic has presented challenges and hard times for everyone. Whether we’ve struggled physically, financially or emotionally, we all have a story to tell. When those burdensome moments arise, it can feel overwhelming to do anything, let alone clean your house. Still life always has to go on,  and housekeeping chores still need to be done. In this article, you’ll learn our tips and tricks to help you clean and de-clutter your home, even when you feel emotionally exhausted. 1. Start SMALL Trying to make big decisions when you’re emotionally drained can lead you to feel frustrated and eventually more tired than when you began. So start with a small task. This could be as simple as picking up the trash or recycling throughout your home. As you continue doing these smaller tasks and completing them, you will feel less stressed and emotionally exhausted. Keep finding these types of tasks […]
April 30, 2021

How To Remove Coffee Stains from Clothing

We all love a good cup of coffee but at one time or another, every coffee drinker will end up spilling some of their favorite morning brew on their clothes. When this happens, it might seem like you’ll never get that dark stain out of what might have been your favorite outfit. But don’t worry –  we’re here to  help. There are ways to remove those coffee stains. Today, we’ll be sharing how you can remove those pesky stains from the most common fabrics: cotton and synthetics. 1. Coffee Stain Removal from Cotton Fabrics Cotton comes from natural fibers that are in the Genus Gossypium plant family. The process of removing a coffee stain from cotton is simple. You will want to start by blotting the excess coffee from the clothing with a clean cloth. Next, spray the stain with a  commercial stain remover and then wash it as normal. […]
April 23, 2021

Cleaning Tips for Hoarders

For the most part, we all have some amount of clutter somewhere in our life. Maybe it’s in your car, home, office space, or even a little bit in each place, which is a normal part of life. When it comes to hoarding, though, that’s an entirely different ball game. That’s a situation where clutter is taken to the 1000th degree! While there is a psychological component to hoarding and how that happens, we aren’t delving into that. We’ll leave that to the professionals in that space. In this article we’ll be focusing on the cleaning process and sharing four cleaning tips for hoarders to help get your space back to being organized. 1. Only Handle an Object One Time You might tend to pick an item up and put it aside “for now” as you’re cleaning, but we want to encourage you to fight this urge. As you’re sorting […]
April 16, 2021

How To Clean Dishes With Caked-On Food

When it comes to cleaning dishes, pots and pans, with caked-on food, it sometimes can feel as if the scrubbing will never end or that the best option might just be to throw out that utensil. To prevent you damaging your favorite pots, pans and dishes with excessive scrubbing – or worst case, tossing them out –  we have two ways to help your utensils go from a never-ending cleaning pain to items you clean with ease, no matter how caked on the food stain. So, lets get those utensils shiny with our top 2 tips below: 1. Grab Your Cream of Tartar Now, you might know the trick that everyone uses –  the one you let the dirty dish soak with soap and hot water. Sometimes, though, that’s not enough. If you find yourself in this situation, grab your jar of cream of tartar and add powder, enough to […]