March 2015 Tips, Tricks & Techniques

Tips, Tricks & Techniques

In case you missed any of the daily tips posted on Facebook and Twitter, here they are on one page and grouped by category.  Enjoy. You can vacuum many fabric lampshades if you use the brush/dusting attachment and are very careful. I’ve done it for years. Daily (or weekly) cleaning can be done by room, by task or by amount of time. Pick the method that appeals to you & use … [Read more...]

February 2015 Tips, Tricks & Techniques

Tips, Tricks & Techniques

In case you missed any of the daily tips posted on Facebook and Twitter, here they are on one page and grouped by category.  Enjoy. Don’t wash throw rugs with clothes. Sometimes it works but often it doesn’t. The rugs get lint all over your clothes. No time to clean? Just do a little here and there.  It all adds up and it keeps things from getting out of control. Serrated knives … [Read more...]

January 2015 Tips, Tricks & Techniques

Tips, Tricks & Techniques

In case you missed any of the daily tips posted on Facebook and Twitter, here they are on one page and grouped by category.  Enjoy. Cleaning doesn’t have to be a big production. Clean as you go & you’ll save a lot of time. After you do a seasonal task, make a note on your calendar when you need to do it again. When you’re filling your car with gas, don’t just stand there – clean … [Read more...]

December 2014 Tips, Tricks & Techniques

Tips, Tricks & Techniques

In case you missed any of the daily tips posted on Facebook and Twitter, here they are on one page and grouped by category.  Enjoy. When cleaning windows, don't bother trying to get them perfect. Just do the best you can. Windows are hard to clean! If you have blinds over your kitchen sink, don’t forget to wipe them off now and then. You can peel boiled eggs & store them in … [Read more...]

November 2014 Tips, Tricks & Techniques

Tips, Tricks & Techniques

In case you missed any of the daily tips posted on Facebook and Twitter, here they are on one page and grouped by category.  Enjoy. If you’re having Thanksgiving at your house (this is true of any holiday), start cleaning a little at a time now so you’ll be ready. After washing something really dirty in your washing machine, run it empty to wash the machine out. Keep your woodwork … [Read more...]

October 2014 Tips, Tricks & Techniques

Tips, Tricks & Techniques

In case you missed any of the daily tips posted on Facebook and Twitter, here they are on one page and grouped by category.  Enjoy. If your shirt gets stretched out in the washer, try re-washing. Sometimes that fixes it. If you need to spot clean something, try plain old water first. It’s amazing how many times it does the job. If you have a dog, be sure to clean the areas they rug … [Read more...]

September 2014 Tips, Tricks & Techniques

Tips, Tricks & Techniques

In case you missed any of the daily tips posted on Facebook or Twitter, here they are on one page and grouped by category.  Enjoy. When having a big dinner, empty the dishwasher BEFORE dinner so clean-up AFTER dinner will be easier. When cleaning your house, don’t forget to periodically wipe down the walls where kids and dogs lean or touch. Before you grab a dish out of the cabinet, … [Read more...]