Products & Tools

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

Swiffer Sweeper Vac Review!

In 1999, Proctor & Gamble introduced us to Swiffer. A Swiffer can be best explained like a razor and blade sales strategy. You purchase...

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....

DIY Shoe Powder!

Do you have smelly shoes? With the summer on its way, we are bound to be wearing shoes without (or with) socks. Ya know,...

The Ultimate Schticky Review

We've all seen the commercial - our favourite fast-talking felon is back with a new cleaning tool that will solve all of life's problems...

Make Your Own Hand Sanitizer

Full disclosure, I'm not a fan of hand sanitizer because I much prefer good old fashioned handwashing with soap and water. I feel it's cleaner,...

The Great Debate: Consumer Opinions Around Choosing a Cleaning Product

This is a very interesting debate. Last evening, my friends and I partook in a nerdy pumpkin carve-off and had a ball. I casually...

Keep it Clean – With Spray on Glass?

There's a fascinating new invention out of Germany which is apparently supposed to make cleaning and sanitizing a snap.  The product is spray on...

Sponges & Cloths: Watch What You Wipe With!

Sponges and cloths are playgrounds for nasty kitchen bacteria. Bacteria goes everywhere because we spread it about while cooking, cleaning, and preparing meals. Just think...

Citrus Power: Cleaning with Orange Essential Oil

Orange oil products, like orange essential oil, work well even at removing adhesive stuck on glass or a price tag stuck on a vase. I...