Category Archives: Cleaning

Simple, homemade cleaning recipes

Cleaning Silk Bouquets in 3 Simple Step

How to Clean A Silk Bouquet

A Silk bouquet can last a lot longer than a bouquet made of real flowers, but it will still droop, and get dusty, over time. Fortunately a little bit of preventive care can go a long way towards keeping your bouquet looking like new. Read more

Essential Cleaning Tips for The Kitchen

Cupboards and drawers should contain items that are grouped together. Store items where you use them. Put your plates near the table, knives near island or cutting counter, glasses near the fridge, and coffee items near the coffee machine. Clean and organize your fridge and freezer just like you would any other cabinet: grouping like items together....
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How to Clean Delicate Stuffed Animals

Your children may love their plush toys, but every time they hug them all you can see is the dirt and germs being spread from their favorite toy. You know it’s time these stuffed animals get freshened up, but how do you do it without destroying your child’s favorite toy? Luckily, this isn’t as big...
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How to Clean an Oil Painting

One of my loyal readers was seeking advice cleaning an oil painting: “My grandmother did several oil paintings before she died. They are lovely, but only valuable to our family. My mother, a heavy smoker, hung a small oil painting (about 12” x 18”) in her small studio apartment for many years. This week she is...
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