Green laundry tips for laundry rooms in multiunit dwellings, condos, colleges and universities.
How Does Dry Cleaning Work?
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What Is Wedding Dress Preservation?
What is wedding dress preservation? Learn the process and the benefits of wedding dress preservation so you can decide if it's right for you.
Spring Cleaning 101: How to Deep Clean Household Items
Rugs, curtains, and bedding require a deep clean every spring to remove dust and dirt. Learn how to tackle your household for this year's spring cleaning.
How to Keep My Packed Luggage Wrinkle Free
Packing clothes that end up at your destination wrinkle-free is an art. Although it may not be possible to prevent all wrinkles, clothing doesn't have to come out of your suitcase covered with ...
What Really Happens at the Dry Cleaner?
The term dry cleaning is a bit of a misnomer. Learn what is involved in dry cleaning clothes and fabrics and dry cleaning tips.
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.
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
DIY Laundry Room Makeover
When we moved in, our laundry room was pretty boring and bare. It needed an upgrade in a big way and give my laundry a Laundry Room Makeover. For this Laundry Makeover I didn’t want to spend a ton of money but I wanted to change it up. So, this is what I decided to do for my Laundry Room Makeover. My Laundry Room/ Pantry is pretty small so I wanted to use all the space I had! First thing first we got rid of the old washer and dryer then decided to do something different with the paint color, so we painted stripes and I am so glad we did! First, the Hubby went to Home Depot and got some wood to build a platform and a shelf! He did an awesome…
Top 3 Reasons Bleach Is Not Recommended For Mold Removal
Should Bleach Be Used To Kill Mold? “Killing mold, but leaving the residue in place, is not acceptable. Since many health impacts can be triggered by exposure to both live and dead mold spore…