Kitchen Cleaning

It’s known as the heart of the home and we all love visiting it to see what’s cookin’ figuratively and literally. So, it should always look terrific, however it is a place where great messes can be made. Here are our secrets to tackling kitchen tasks and keeping it gorgeous.

10 Kitchen Cleaning Secrets From A Professional Cleaner

I think the kitchen is one of the most complicated spaces in the home to clean and maintain. It can be time-consuming and it...

5 Tips to Keep Your Kitchen Clean While Cooking!

I love Thai food, there is no question about it, but I usually find it somewhat overwhelming to cook at home because there's just...

7 Foods You’re Storing All Wrong!

It is staggering how much food we waste. A recent study showed that Americans waste approximately 25% of all food that they purchase. That's...

7 Baking Soda Hacks That Changed My Life!

There are few things I covet as much in cleaning as I do baking soda, and the incredible thing about it is it is...

How Do You Disinfect Your Home – A Cleaning Expert Explains!

As a cleaning expert, I am pleased to be able to share crucial information about cleaning and disinfecting at home when illness is a...

How To Clean A Self-Cleaning Oven: 7 Kitchen Cleaning Tips

A self-cleaning oven, i.e., the holy grail of appliances! Wouldn't it be great if all our appliances were self-cleaning? I could retire from Clean...

How to Clean a Greasy Overhead Exhaust Filter

One thing that makes your kitchen look crusty, rusty and straight-up gross is that sneaky, hidden area just above your cooktop which absorbs all...

Husband VS Wife: Epic Cleaning Challenge!

Welcome to the first installment of Husband VS Wife: Cleaning Challenge! World-renowned cleaning expert Melissa Maker takes on her husband, Chad Reynolds, in an...

Reduce Food Waste with These 10 Food Storage Tips!

Get 10 steps closer to zero food waste with these 10 storage tips.

7 Habits For a Cleaner Kitchen!

The kitchen is an MIA (or, a Most Important Area) for me. I know that I struggle with keeping the kitchen clean, although I do love...

15 Clever Uses For OxiClean Outside the Laundry Room!

Since I've been cleaning on a professional level, I have had a love affair with OxiClean. It just works! You put it in your...

5 Simple Ways to Cut Your Cleaning Time!

Never in my wildest dreams or nightmares did I ever think I would be considered a cleaning expert. But over the past 11 years,...

The 7 Dirtiest Spots in Your Home!

Put down anything you might be eating or drinking to avoid serious gross-outs. Today we're talking about the dirtiest spots in your home; you...

10-Minute Kitchen Cleaning Routine: 5 Cleaning Tips

If you're familiar with CMS lingo, you've probably heard me say the word MIA before, and I don't mean missing in action! At Clean...

How Often Should I Clean It? (Kitchen Edition)

Sometimes, it can be hard to know how often we're supposed to clean something. While we most often use our sense of smell and...

Who I am… plus the dilemma of open shelving.

It's my pleasure to introduce myself here at Clean My Space. I'm a writer and editor, and I met Melissa last year, when a...