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.

How to Clean a Microwave

A microwave is pretty necessary in a kitchen. We use ours at least twice a day, and there's only two of us here.  That's 14...

How to Clean a Fridge – Tutorial

My fridge is disgusting, help! That's a comment we get quite often, so often that we decided to make an in-depth tutorial on how to...

Getting Stuck-On Food on Clean Dishes? Maybe You Need to...

Dishwashers are NOT self-cleaning, at all.  In fact, they are little storage containers for your dirty little secrets.  Further, you can't get a good...

Secrets to Maintaining 10 High-End Finishes In Your Home!

We spend good money upgrading our homes. Gorgeously designed homes; sigh.  We dream about them, pin ideas about them to our most treasured Pinterest boards,...

12 Days of Clean: Cleaning Up Oven Spills!

If you are cooking for the holidays, I want some. Send me a care package. We always complain that we eat too much but it...

12 Days of Clean: Shining Up Flatware & Glassware

Day 5 | Shining Up Flatware, Dinnerware and Glassware for the Holidays A huge part of the holiday experience is setting and dining at the...

12 Days of Clean: Safely Dispose of Cooking Grease

Day 3 | Safely Dispose of Cooking Grease I've heard that a plumber's rate triples on Holidays, and there's no surprise that clogged pipes occur...

Scuffed Up Plates? Cream of Tartar to the Rescue!

Cream of Tartar sounds way fancier than it really is. In fact, it's known in the scientific community as Potassium bitartrate, but sounds way classier...

Get Rid of Fruit Flies!

Fruit Fly Problem? Here's a quick and easy way to get rid of fruit flies! What You Need Pesky fruit flies Container (like a glass) Balsamic vinegar 2 sheets of...

Cleaning Greasy Stovetop Grates

Here's a recent exchange we had on our Facebook page: Maura: I was wondering if you can tell me how to clean grease build up on...

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...

Clean the Damn Fridge!

Your refrigerator is one of the hardest working appliances in your home. Often overlooked, it endures spills, stinky odors and overcrowding on a daily basis...

Clean a Keurig Coffee Maker!

Coffee is the liquid antidote to an early morning. My morning cup of Cinnamon Pastry coffee (I know, you want one) would not be...

Cleaning Your Small Kitchen Appliances

We use them constantly; we count on them when we are in a pinch and we sometimes stop and think about how the world...

Clean Your Glass Stovetop

Letting your glass stovetop stay dirty can lead to scratching, pitting—tiny chips, craters, or dents in the glass—and cracking, which means you will need to replace the stovetop...

10 Things You Can Clean With Simple Baking Soda

If I told you I could find one product that could be used as a deodorant, a toothpaste, an exfoliant and an antiseptic, you’d...