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How to Find and Finance Bank-Owned Properties
Home prices are still rising — they’re currently averaging just below all-time highs set in 2006, according to the Case-Shiller Home Price Indices. Combine that with slim housing inventory in many markets, and you may believe you’ve missed the opportunity to buy your first, or your next, home. But bank-owned properties, also known as real-estate...Read More
Your Essential Glove Guide for Fall, From Leather to Studded to Totally Elegant
Pretty soon it will be time to deal with the conundrum of glove-getting. Will yours be long and lean and pale as snow, or covered with shiny studs and grommets?
Style Tips For Men: How To Know You Need A Wardrobe Change
Knowing if you should change your wardrobe can be tougher than you think, especially when you have to decide whether your clothes are still good enough.
House Cleaning Service Tips on cleaning bed pillows
When cleaning your home their is so much more to consider cleaning than just the basic general cleaning items and areas in your home. Carnation Home Cleaning in Mesa Arizona...
Why We Should Be Covering All Our Buildings With Plants
Ivy creeping up the walls of homes and buildings, often seen on the oldest of homes thought to be deserted by humans and redeemed by nature, has long been admired. But a new trend has emerged that is anything but ancient. All over the world, buildings covered in vegetation and greenery are surfacing. There’s One Central Park […]
How Laundry Detergent Works
The average American family does 300 loads of laundry a year, and most use more than just water to get their clothes and linens clean. How do detergents help lift dirt, sweat and stains out of laundry?
tips on laundry and house cleaning.
Does club soda really work on spills? Everyone "knows" club soda is the ultimate remedy for instant stain removal, but is it really all it's cracked up to be? Our 107-year-old professional trade association, the Drycleaning & Laundry Institute (DLI), recently completed an in-depth study of the merits of club soda versus plain old water in stain removal, and as members, we're pleased to share their findings. The short answer is "yes" club soda can be a big help in the short term, but "no" it is not the end-all, be-all stain removal miracle it is made out to be. Read More >>
Environmentally Friendly Laundry Tips
Green laundry tips for laundry rooms in multiunit dwellings, condos, colleges and universities.
Why you should never wash your jeans
Laundry is inevitable, but thankfully there are people like Levi’s CEO and President Chip Bergh who want to make our lives a little easier. According to him, you should never wash a pair of jeans. Ever. While this may prompt noises of disgust from those are less-then-enamoured by the idea of walking around in dirty clothes, Mr Bergh explained that he "spot cleans" any stains with a toothbrush.