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Here we discuss cleaning tools and products, including reviews, recommendations and homemade solutions

How to Clean & Care for Microfiber Cloths!

We've convinced most of your to grab a few and replace your old cleaning cloths with these amazing tools. Microfiber is one of the...

Cleaners Vs. Disinfectants: What You Need to Know

You've seen the commercials. You know the products. We're told our homes are a veritable hotbed for all germs, spores, bacteria, mold, and mildew. It's quite...

Full-Strength Vinegar, Double Strength Vinegar and White Vinegar…What’s the Diff?

You all know I love vinegar, right? I actually made a whole video on it's awesomeness not too long ago - and a wicked post...

How to Clean Your Cleaning Tools

We never clean our cleaning tools, right? Come on, admit it.  You're alone, we can't see you, raise that hand! We know the importance...

7 Sneaky Ways to Clean with Vinegar

I have long touted the benefits of cleaning with vinegar.  Most of us know it's a great cleaning product, and even though it makes...

DIY Poo Spray (Make Your Own Poo Pourri)

You've likely seen the commercials with that sassy English lady speaking in a very classy manner about the unsavoury topic of bathroom duties...err..dooties (with...

Hate the Smell of Vinegar? Here’s How to Mask it!

I have been asked the following question a bazillion times: 'Melissa, you always talk about cleaning with vinegar and the problem is, I can't...

Everything you Need to Know About Cleaning with Essential Oils!

Essential oils, I’ve talked about them for years. Not only do they smell divine, they actually help elevate your cleaning efforts and your mood...

10 Cool Cleaning Uses for Vinegar!

Vinegar. It's pungent, acidic, tangy, makes you crumple up your nose and tear up, or brings up memories of eating fish and chips out of...

Remove Marks & Stains from your White Board!

I have this white board in my office, and it has all of my strategies, ideas and sayings about work, along with a few...

5 DIY Homemade Cleaners!

We made a video a couple of years ago about 5 homemade cleaners, and, well, it alllllllmost broke the internet.  Almost. I know that DIY...

7 Great Ways to Use Hydrogen Peroxide!

You usually find hydrogen peroxide in the first aid aisle or in your first aid kit at home, but there are so many other...

Melissa’s Secret DIY Room Deodorizer!

The simplest things are often the most impactful.  I love when things are easy! If you notice a smell coming from a room, area or...

The Many Uses of Dish Soap!

There's a simple reason why dish soap is a true workhorse in the cleaning world: because a good rule of thumb is to always...

10 Unexpected Uses for Corn Starch!

Corn starch is the forgotten ingredient so many of us have purchased for one recipe or another. Whether it was to thicken up a...

Coconut Oil is Awesome!

Coconut oil doesn't just smell nice (assuming you are cuckoo for coconut like I am), it works wonders on your body and around the...