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5 Ways to Deep Clean Your Bedroom Like A Professional

Some people clean their bedrooms every day, others clean their bedrooms once a week. However, when was the last time you actually deep cleaned your room? I don’t mean stripping the bed and giving it a quick bedroom. I mean getting into all the crevices and doing the tasks that you wouldn’t usually do. Deep cleaning your bedroom can be an awesome weekend task for you to achieve. It allows you to freshen up your space and studies actually show that cleaning is quite good for your general ...
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"Consider soaping yourself with only your hands," advises the Washington Post in an article about how to take a shower.

The article is "Save your skin: How you shower matters more than when, dermatologists say," and the reason for using only your hands is to avoid "over-exfoliating."A commenter over there repeats the line "Consider soaping yourself with only your hands" and says:The phrase above really made me laugh and took me back more than 50 years to 1968 when I went away to college and went into the bathroom in my shared suite to take a shower with only a towel. My roommate asked me where my washcloth was an...
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Domestic Science: A Surprising Miracle Cure for Berry Stains

I’ve long accepted that some of the things I love most about summer—ice cream, berries, hot dogs with ketchup—often take a quick turn into stain disaster territory. But this season started—immediately—with my worst stain yet. It was Memorial Day weekend, and my boyfriend and I were happily settling into a mini staycation in our New York City neighborhood. After coffee, we walked to the grocery store to stock up on start-of-summer essentials: watermelon, lemonade fixings, ingredients for haddock ...
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The 6 best hand sanitizers in 2021, based on our extensive testing of more than 44 brands

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommend using hand sanitizers with at least 60% alcohol. We tested 44 hand sanitizers that meet the CDC guidelines and the US Food & Drug Administration's (FDA) safety standards. This article was medically reviewed by Aimee Desrosiers, PA-C, MS, MPH, a practicing infectious diseases physician assistant in Washington, DC. If you can't wash your hands properly with soap and water, you need an effecti...
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We tested two high-end Roombas - the s9+ does a better job cleaning but the i7+ may be a better deal

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Left: the i7+, Right: the s9+ James Brains / Insider The iRobot Roomba s9+ debuted at the end of 2019 and is iRobot's most innovative vacuum. I tested both the s9+ and the i7+ over several months, and the s9+ is the better robot vacuum. For more buying advice, check out our guide to the best robot vacuums and our review of the i7+. In 2002, iRobot introduced the first Roomba. In the intervening years...
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I put two of Roomba's highest-end vacuums to the test to see which one is better - and carpet owners will want the cheaper version

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Left: the i7+, Right: the s9+ James Brains / Insider The iRobot Roomba s9+ debuted at the end of 2019 and is iRobot's most innovative vacuum. I tested both the s9+ and the i7+ over several months, and the s9+ is the better robot vacuum. For more buying advice, check out our guide to the best robot vacuums and our review of the i7+. In 2002, iRobot introduced the first Roomba. In the intervening years...
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Shingeki no Kyojin Levi Cleaning Robot Slays All Dirt With Meticulous Precision

The Roborock line of cleaning robots has added a special Shingeki no Kyojin model to its arsenal of small mechanical dirt fighters using the voice of talented titan-slayer Levi. In the manga and anime, one of Levi’s more unusual quirks is his diligence to both cleanliness and tidiness, which motivates him and those he commands […]
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10 cleaning supplies that are eligible for free delivery with Walmart+

This story was created by the Insider Reviews Team in collaboration with Walmart+. We earn money from our partners. Learn more. Walmart Walmart+ offers free next-day and two-day shipping to its subscribers. It's time for spring cleaning! To help you tackle this daunting project we've gathered together a list of some of the best cleaning supplies available on Walmart+.All of the below cleaning supplies are eligible for free shipping with Walmart+, no minimum required. Monthly Subs...
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The 5 best cordless vacuums we tested in 2021 - and Dyson didn't make the cut

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Cordless vacuums are convenient, but they shouldn't sacrifice cleaning power or comfort. The Shark Vertex DuoClean Cordless Vacuum picks up all kinds of particles on a variety of surfaces. It reaches low and deep under furniture and has a cleaning path light. It's also reasonably priced. Compared to a clunky corded vacuum, a sleek cordless stick vacuum is a lot more convenient. Cordless vacuums tend to be lighter and more compact, and they don't ha...
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Clutter, be gone! How to help messy sellers zhuhz up their homes

It’s easy to bemoan cluttered, messy listings that don’t photograph or show well and end up sitting on the market. But by helping to facilitate the decluttering and cleaning while preparing a home for sale, you can add value to your services for little more than a few minutes of extra time.
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Hoppe’s to Bring Back Classic Glass No.9 Bore Cleaner Bottle

I’m a huge fan of vintage firearms products, especially ones that I remember from when I was a child. Two notable products that come to mind are Peters brand .22LR ammunition and Hoppe’s No.9 Bore Cleaner. While Hoppe’s is still going strong today, their glass bottles went nearly extinct a long time ago in favor […] Read More … The post Hoppe’s to Bring Back Classic Glass No.9 Bore Cleaner Bottle appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Domestic Science: 8 Thin-as-Paper Laundry Detergent Sheets, Eco Edition

I’ve recently started doing laundry with a newfangled, ultra-concentrated detergent that looks like slips of paper. It’s feels like paper, too, and is dissolvable in cold water—I simply toss a sheet into my high-efficiency machine’s main compartment along with the dirty clothes, and have been very happy with the results. Laundry detergent strips, it turns out, have been around a while—often packaged in plastic and touted as all-in-one detergent, stain remover, brightener. Of late, a number of br...
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What If You Clean Your Tub While You Shower?

Every step of cleaning a bathtub seems like it was engineered to be as annoying as possible. You have to get on your knees to give it a proper scrub, which is physically awkward at best, and painful at worst. Cleaning the walls is impossible unless you actually step in, a fact I only remember after I’ve already…Read more...
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The 6 best robot vacuums we tested in 2021

A good robot vacuum cleans floors with little work from you, clearing debris with a button push. We tested 25 robot vacuums and consulted three experts to find the best options for different needs. The Roborock S6 Robot Vacuum is the best robot vac; it cleans well, mops, and has a helpful app. A robot vacuum can remove the small but time-consuming task of vacuuming from your never-ending to-do list. However, you'll want one that's powerful, relatively quiet, and doesn't require cons...
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Why You Should Keep a Soap-Filled Dish Wand in the Shower

It’s better to keep your shower clean than to wait until you can’t ignore the mess anymore, but that doesn’t make sticking to a regular cleaning schedule any easier. Whether you like to clean as you go or just want an easier way to scrub down the walls, consider keeping a dish wand—you know, the kind where you fill…Read more...
Tags: Time Savers, Cleaning, Clever Uses, Household, Bathtub, Lifehacks, Bathroom, Soap, Shower, Cleaning Tips, Dish Wand

The Laundress makes safe, eco-friendly laundry products for all types of fabrics - including ones that purport to be dry clean only

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. The Laundress/Facebook Most "Dry Clean Only" clothes can actually be washed at home - you just need the right products. The Laundress makes safe, highly effective detergents and fabric care products. You can wash your everyday fabrics, delicates, and even wool and cashmere without a worry. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Signature Laundry Detergent (small) Delicate Wash Detergent (small) Wool ...
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Inside and Outside Spring Cleaning Tips for 2021

I received product to review and was compensated for my honest review. My opinions are 100% mine.    We are still waiting for the springtime to become full-time in the state of Georgia. We have had a few days of beautiful weather, but we have some cooler days coming. Either way, with more beautiful and warm days now it’s time to get to cleaning. One of the things we look forward to the most if doing some spring cleaning. For the kids, this is something they are not too fond of. With the ongoing ...
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Deodorize a Room with a Bowl of Vinegar

Distilled vinegar is so good at cleaning so many types of surfaces that we sometimes forget it also cleans the air. If you’ve run out of Febreze but your living room is starting to smell a little funky, you can clear that stink right up with a bowl of vinegar.Read more...
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Essential End of Tenancy Cleaning Tips by Professional Cleaners

Moving away from an investment property can be unpleasant and scrutinized. From immigration family planning to set up a home for final assessment, you have a lot of activities before your rental period ends. This is the end of your period of job cleaning. So that you can return the property to your landlord in perfect condition. To get started, make sure you understand in detail how to understand your deadline. This will help you to repay your entire bond after the final investigatio...
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The 6 best bathtub cleaners we tested in 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Any quality bathtub cleaner will remove mold, cut through hard water stains, and leave your tub spotless.We tested bathtub cleaners and looked at price, ease of use, and their efficacy. Mr. Clean is our top pick because it impressively cuts through soap scum.Whether you love a relaxing bubble bath or a cold shower to get going in the morning, one thing that makes it better is a clean bathtub. Soap residue, moisture, and lack of airflow and light provide a perfe...
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The 5 best tree-free paper products in 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Purchasing tree-free household products can be beneficial for your wallet and for the environment.We tested many products to find the best, from bamboo toilet paper to reusable paper towels.These tree-free products are a great option for those looking for sustainable non-paper-based alternatives.Certain products like toilet paper, facial tissues, and paper towels are necessities in every household. But they all require the use of paper from trees - a dwindling ...
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Your ultimate guide to spring cleaning in 2021, including discounts on our favorite cleaning brands

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Blueland; Amazon; Coway; Oxo; Scrub Daddy; Alyssa Powell/Insider Now that warm weather has arrived, it's finally time to get some spring cleaning done in our homes. We've collected all of our cleaning guides, reviews, and roundups in one place. We also rounded up noteworthy discounts on our favorite cleaning products. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Springtime means warmer weather, spending...
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You're Probably Using Way Too Much of These Household Products

Most people spend a good amount of money on things like laundry detergent, dishwasher soap, and other consumables. Saving money on them doesn’t have to mean switching brands or waiting for a sale—you can just use a lot less product and still get the same results, if not better. Here’s how much you actually need to get…Read more...
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11 natural cleaning brands that don't use harsh or harmful chemicals

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon Traditional household cleaners contain chemicals that can be harmful to both our health and the environment. The brands below make safe and effective cleaners with plant-based and biodegradable ingredients. While these products are effective for cleaning, the CDC recommend using alcohol-based products for killing viruses. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky On my list of satisfying and cathart...
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4 Genius Ways To Declutter Your Home FAST!

To declutter, in simple terms, means removing unnecessary items from an untidy or overcrowded place. Choosing to declutter your home or a specific area does not have to be as painful or overwhelming as some make it out to be. There are a lot of benefits when deciding to make the space look more minimalistic and straightforward; you have a lot less to clean and organize. You’ll also be able to walk into a home that you love with no nausea-inducing sight, and your wallet will remain fuller w...
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The 22 best 'Shark Tank' products for the home and kitchen that we actually use

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon "Shark Tank" often impresses us with its wide variety of creative solutions to everyday problems. Products from the show are helping us clean and cook more efficiently, waste less, and sleep better. From kitchen gadgets to pet products, these "Shark Tank" alums have earned their spots in your home. Twelve seasons in and hundreds of products later, the show "Shark Tank" (where entrepreneurs pit...
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How to safely handle an open house

Holding an open house has always been a bit risky and has become even more so during the pandemic. To safely continue the practice, agents should keep these factors in mind.
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The 4 best cheap vacuum cleaners we tested in 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Bissell, Hoover, and Moosoo make excellent affordable vacuums that don't compromise quality. The handheld vac in our guide is under $100, while the corded, cordless, and robot vacs are under $200. See also: The best vacuums These days, many vacuums come with bells and whistles like Wifi compatibility, advanced particle detection, and a whole army of specialized attachments. But if you don't need or care for these features and you're working within ...
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Put Your Kids in Charge of These Spring Cleaning Chores

If you’re at all like me, spring cleaning can be something of a domino situation. I might start by cleaning the baseboards, but when I get to the stairs, I’m like, wow these handrails are dirty. And so on. By the time I’m done, I’ve also discovered coffee splashes on walls, cobwebs in ceiling corners, and the dustiest…Read more...
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17 Household Uses for Dryer Sheets Outside of a Dryer

The smell of fresh laundry isn’t just for laundry—dryer sheets are aromatic little papers that are actually good for much more than de-wrinkling and de-static-ing your clothes after a wash. Their structure makes them useful in some unexpected ways, from repelling bugs to renewing pots and pans, so here are 17 ways to…Read more...
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