Category Archives: Cleaning

Simple, homemade cleaning recipes

Small Electrical Appliance Cleaning

Unplug and cool appliance before cleaning. Wipe with a damp cloth, and dry with soft cloth or paper towel. If grease or food spills on exteriors, use sudsy cloth, followed by damp cloth. Do not get any moisture into electrical parts. Do NOT immerse any appliances or parts in water unless specifically labeled "immersible" in...
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Coffee Maker – Cleaning

Your coffee maker could be killing you. Well it is if your morning cup of coffee is a matter of life and death and you have a filthy coffee maker. When was the last time you thoroughly cleaned your coffee maker? (more…)...
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Miscellaneous Cleaning Tips

Caring for Wrought Iron A protective coat of liquid wax will make cleaning easier and retard rusting. Do not use liquid wax on fireplace accessories because it is flammable. (more…)...
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Miscellaneous Cleaning Tips.. pg2

Cleaning Glass Accessories Glass flower vases, cruets, or carafes used to hold water, wine, oil or other liquids may develop stains in the bottom when allowed to set for a long time. Normal washing with soap and water may not get off all the stain. To remove these stains, try the following steps: Read more

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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