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

7 Cleaning Products & Tools I Can’t Live Without!

It would be an understatement to say that we've had our fair share of experiences with cleaning products and tools over the years here...

Dyson DC30 Handheld Vacuum Review!

This is a standard (read: base model) handheld vacuum that is designed to compete with a base model handheld vacuum. The days of dust busting...

7 Must-Have Spring Cleaning Tools & Products!

We've been encouraging some serious spring cleaning for a few weeks now, so hopefully, you're polishing away and getting your home to really shine!...

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...

The PERFECT Holiday Gift?! (2016 Gift Guide)

Every year, I like to share my holiday gift guide with you. Not only do I have great taste (biased, I know...), but I...

How to Clean Your Dirty Vacuum!

Do you know what job is even LESS exciting than vacuuming? Cleaning your vacuum! Nevertheless, it is an important job that should be done at...

Got a vacuum clog? Here’s how to fix it.

Vacuums are so sensitive <rolls eyes>. They look all burly and rugged on the exterior, but inside, they're delicate little creatures that need to be...

Microfiber Cleaning Cloths: Everything You Need To Know!

Cut up t-shirts, cheap rags from the dollar store, expensive paper towels and crusty old dish towels—these have been the tools of the cleaning...

Storage Solutions & Cleaning Kits in Small Spaces!

In setting up a new home, getting a new set of cleaning supplies is often part of the moving process.  But as you start...

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...

Castile Soap is Awesome for Cleaning!

Have you tried Castile soap (Dr. Bronner's or otherwise)? I've been using it for years in the shower and for cleaning tasks, but I wanted...

Product Review: Shark Portable Steam Pocket Cleaner

Do Steam Cleaners actually work?  We investigate.. Infomercial-mania I adore the art (and science) of infomercials.  I remember sitting up late at night when I was...

5 Innovative Products for a Cleaner Home

When we talk about technology and innovation, we generally think about things like new gadgets or apps that make our lives easier and more...

5 Safe, Natural DIY Cleaners! Replace Toxic Products In Your Home!

Many of you comment about not wanting to use toxic cleaning products in your home - and for obvious reasons - they smell, are...

Melissa’s Vacuum Tour!

Whenever we make videos which involve a vacuum, I get asked about the vacuums I have at home. Because of these requests, I decided...

Clean Your Whole Home for $7.25 With These DIY Cleaning Products!

When I think about things I want to spend my money on, cleaning products are not on the top of the list. In fact,...