Products & Tools

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

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...

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...

7 DIY Cleaners that Smell AMAZING!

If you enjoy making your own cleaning products as much as I do, than you must like it a whole lot (cause I’m basically...

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...

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...

All Purpose Cleaner – Day 12 – 31 Days of DIY...

One of the most basic yet simple cleaning products you can make!  You’d normally spend $4 on a bottle of this stuff, instead make...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Product Review: Shark Portable Steam Pocket Cleaner

Do Steam Cleaners actually work?  We investigate.. Infomercial-mania I adore the art (and science) of infomercials.  I remember sitting up late at night when I was...

Laminate Floor Cleaner – Day 9 – 31 Days of DIY...

Laminate floors oftentimes look streaky and hazy after being cleaned…which shouldn’t be the case after all your effort! Whip up this miracle laminate floor...

19 Great Uses for a Lint Roller!

Lint rollers offer more than what meets the eye. What have you missed?  Don't they just clean lint off clothes?  They're just sticky papers that...