General Home Cleaning

This is great general housekeeping advice that friends pass along to one another. Just general, good-to-know stuff about keeping house.

How to Clean Fabric Blinds & Shades

Whether natural or synthetic fibre, fabric blinds or shades require a delicate approach! Here, we outline how to maintain, spot clean and deep clean them.

7 Tips for SAFER CLEANING You Should Be Using Today!

It might seem harmless to use a cleaning product on something, or somewhere, where you're not necessarily supposed to. Unfortunately, this will often cause...

5 Cleaning Tips for Cold and Flu Season!

This article was sponsored by Robitussin, to learn more about their products visit robitussin.com/honey. To be fair, I was warned. Everyone said to me, "As...

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...

DIY Holiday Home Scents!

I've talked about home scent signatures before; this is essentially what you smell when you walk into someones home. When it comes to your own...

Save $$ With These 7 DIY Cleaners!

If you are a regular visitor to our site then I know a few things about you. One, you love saving money and two,...

Clean With Me: Bedroom Closet

  Cleaning out your closet can be a daunting task. I know I've been putting it off for a while, but I decided enough was...

5 Secret Storage Spots in Your Home!

Storage space is a finite resource, especially when you live in a city where real estate is crazy expensive! So, it's important that whatever...

Turn Your Bathroom Into a SPA!

  For as long as I can remember, I have been a spa lover - I honestly would spend my very last dime on the...

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,...

Declutter Your Bedroom: 10 Things To Toss Today (Part 7)

  Decluttering is a real buzzword these days—but it's not a fad, it's a trend. It's here to stay. Decluttering is so important because the...

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...

How Often Should I Clean It? (Bedroom Edition!)

  For me, cleaning is all about finding balance. If I'm not cleaning something enough, it's dirty, which frustrates me. On the flip side, I...

5 Simple Tricks To Breathe New Life Into Your Home!

We've been taking a lot about DIY home decor projects here at the CMS HQ lately. One of the questions we get asked about...

5 Amazing DIY BORAX Cleaning Tips!

In your online travels, you may have come across articles about the wonders of borax. While it is a lesser-known cleaning product, it really...