Cleaning and Organizing Your Garage

The hardest part of organizing your garage is just getting started. For many homeowners, a garage begins as a clean parking space and evolves into a mess of equipment for your lawn, your child’s sports and other miscellaneous items from around the house. The best way to get going involves simple steps that start with emptying the garage, purging [...]

Keeping Your Home Safe for Your Child

September is baby safety month. Whether they’re a newborn or an active toddler, it’s a great reminder that you always need to be very cognizant when keeping your home safe for your children. There’s a lot of preparation before the baby arrives to make your home a safe place for them to come home. Below, we outline some important points [...]

6 Smart Summer Storage Solutions

Sadly, summer is coming to an end. The air is getting cooler and signaling that it’s now time to put away all of the bikes, beach towels, pool toys, and other summer gear until next year.

So, where does it all go? Likely, into your garage, basement, attic or shed, or a spare closet if you’ve got one. The first [...]

Removing “Back to School” Stains

For some families, back to school can be a terribly sad day in your household or parents are secretly throwing a “BTS” (back to school) party! It’s officially the end of the summer and the kids are off to school. For younger children especially, the school year brings stains and marks on their clothes. Be prepared to fight each stain [...]

Keeping Kids Healthy This School Year

It’s that time of year when our kids are getting ready to go back to school. One of the biggest concerns for parents around this time is how to keep them germ-free at school. With the right information and the right tactics your children can stop germs in their tracks. Teach your children these important steps to keep themselves healthy [...]

10 Organizing Tips for Back to School Success

It’s that time of year. If you have kids; you know what I am talking about. The days are shorter, the nights cooler and the first day of school is just around the corner.

With the kids at home all summer, staying organized probably feels utterly impossible. Now throw getting prepared for back to school into the mix and you’ve [...]

Microfiber Cloth Cleaning Hacks

Microfiber was developed in Japan during the 70’s for swimwear. Ten years later, European scientists found that it was the perfect fabric for cleaning due to its absorbency.  By the early 2000s, the microfiber industry had exploded.  Even though microfiber has been around for decades, there are many who have yet to try cleaning with microfiber tools. Take a [...]

Cleaning Tips Before an Extended Vacation

We’re looking forward to those final summer vacations this year! Packing and prepping for a vacation can be stressful. The last thing you want to think about before going on the vacation of your dreams is cleaning your home. But if you don’t think about a few strategic spots that need your attention, you will come home to a [...]

Tips for Cleaning Patio Furniture

It’s time to take out the outdoor furniture and relax outside! The sunshine and warmer weather has us craving grilled dinners on the deck. Whether you’ve had your patio furniture sitting outside all year or hidden away in the basement, you’ll want to give it a complete cleaning before lounging. After all, you want it looking its best before [...]

Summer Storage Tips for College Students

Once the college dorms clear out for summer break, all of the laundry, sports equipment, bedding, school supplies and other items are headed right back home to your house! Your child may have left home in the fall organized, fresh and new, but they are often returning jumbled and soiled after the haphazard dash to move out and stuff [...]