DIY Cleaning Products & Tools

Learn our favorite homemade cleaning products and tools. These are effective and economical!

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...

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...

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...

5 DIY Homemade Cleaners!

You likely have all these items in your house as it stands; so this should be relatively simple to put together. Remember, it is wise...

Cleaning Kit Essentials

So often, we hear from new grads, newlyweds or people who are moving out of their parents' house and into their own place.  Their...

The Sticker Removal Challenge!

So, according to the internet, there are like a million different home remedies to remove price stickers (price tags) from glassware.  So, I investigated...

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...

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...

Top 10 Cleaning Uses for Baking Soda!

It would blow your mind just how many things you can clean using simple baking soda.Yup, that little box of white powder that sits...

10 Things that Need Replacing Today!

We focus a lot on cleaning around here, and the occasional decluttering. But I want to talk about those things in the home that...