Products & Tools

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

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...

6 Amazing Rubbing Alcohol Hacks!

When you think of rubbing alcohol the first thing that comes to mind probably isn't cleaning. You typically think of it as something you...

7 Clever Ways to Clean with Vinegar!

  I have long touted the benefits of cleaning with vinegar. Most of us know it's a great cleaning product, and even though it makes...

The Best DIY All-Purpose Cleaner: Cleaning Tips

I love all-purpose cleaner! It's super versatile and great for so many different kinds of cleaning jobs. And what I love even more than...

7 Great Ways to Use Hydrogen Peroxide!

You usually find hydrogen peroxide in the first aid aisle or in your first aid kit at home, but there are so many other...

5 DIY Homemade Cleaners!

We made a video a couple of years ago about 5 homemade cleaners, and, well, it alllllllmost broke the internet.  Almost. I know that DIY...

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...

10 Things You Can Clean with Lemon!

By now I'm sure you all know that I love cleaning with baking soda - and the same goes for vinegar, and dish liquid,...

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...

Toilet Bowl Cleaner – Day 17 – 31 Days of DIY...

Simple works best for keeping toilets clean.  Using household items like hydrogen peroxide and essential oils will help flush away (had to!) bacteria and...

6 Coconut Oil Hacks!

In our house, there's always at least one container of coconut oil floating around. We use it not only for cooking but in a...

The Many Uses of Dish Soap!

There's a simple reason why dish soap is a true workhorse in the cleaning world: because a good rule of thumb is to always...

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...

DIY Disinfectant – Day 22 – 31 Days of DIY Cleaners

With cold and flu season already here, keeping our spaces clean and disinfected is a great way to help keep germs at bay.  Make...

How to Clean Your Dirty Vacuum!

Do you know what job is even LESS exciting than vacuuming? Cleaning your vacuum! Nevertheless, it is an important job that should be done...

How to Get Rid of Smelly Shoes: DIY Shoe Powder

Summer is coming! Or, depending on where you live, summer is here. In Toronto, where I live, the temperatures are starting to soar. And...