Improve Laundry Day

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Do you dread laundry day? Laundry has made the top five “worst household chores” in several studies, so you are not the only one. Although it may never be your first choice for how to spend your free time, there are many things you can do to make doing laundry less of a chore. Read these ten tips to help improve your laundry day! Continue reading

Keep Pets Safe from these Appliances

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The modern appliances have it’s benefits when it comes to laundry, cooking, etc. However, sometimes there are things that need to be kept in mind when it comes to our household appliances. There can be certain dangers to some furry friends and even children when it comes to the machines. Read below to see how to keep the pets and children safe.

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Is Your Bedding Actually Clean?

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We spend nearly a third of our lives sleeping in our beds, but how clean are they? Humans shed millions of dead skin cells, and also lose a lot of sweat in the night. If left unwashed, this essentially leaves a breeding ground for dust mites and bacteria. Grossed out? Here’s how to make sure your bedding is clean! Continue reading

Why Keep the Appliance Manuals?

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Whenever an appliance in installed into the house, people look at the manual and then throw it away. However, did you know it may be a good idea to keep some of those manuals? Read below to see what should be kept and what can be tossed. It’s better to have them and not need them, then need them and not have them.

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Tips to Save Energy This Fall

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The weather is cooling down, the kiddos are going back to school, and fall is less than a month away! With September in full swing, it’s time to start prepping our homes for fall. Without further ado, here’s some tips and tricks to save energy this season, starting with your home appliances, heating, and lighting. Continue reading

Don’t Grab That Dish Soap!

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Dish soap is a detergent used to assist in washing dishes. It contains a mixture of highly foaming surfactants used for cooking utensils, plates, and other dishes. Dish soap has capabilities to fight odor and grease as well as get rid of any stains. Although dish soap has multiple uses, there are certain places that you should never use dish soap in.

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How to Use Ammonia in your Laundry Room!

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Homeowners use ammonia in their laundry room because it works to dissolve grease and crush stains. It also helps to whiten white clothing and soften your bathroom towels! However, you have to be aware of the potent fumes and dangerous reactions that may occur if it is mixed with the wrong household cleaners. There are many different uses for ammonia in your laundry room and we are going to explain a few different uses! For starters, only use clear ammonia for your laundry especially lighter colored clothing, and avoid using ammonia on silk or wood!!

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