Cleaning your Dishwasher!

Stinky Dishwasher – Clean it with Kool Aid

 

How often have you opened your dishwasher only to be knocked over with the smell from inside it?  Cleaning a stinky dishwasher seems like a weird waste of time since we always assume that the next wash will clean it and the problem will cure itself. Guess what, it won’t! Read more

Microfiber Cleaning Cloths

Sometimes the classic cotton towel just won’t cut it when it comes to getting the clean you want. This is where a microfiber cleaning cloth comes in to play. These handy little squares of magical cleanliness are a godsend for countless things. Read more

How To Clean A Smelly Garbage Disposal

There’s no denying that having a garbage disposal can make life easier. However, these devices don’t see as much cleaning as they should for two reasons: The first is that we just kind of forget to maintain them. The second is that most of us have been conditioned to fear the disposal since childhood. There’s a good logic behind this, as the appliance can be dangerous if used incorrectly. Nonetheless, the end result of leaving this tool unwashed can be an awful stench permeating throughout your kitchen. Lack of cleaning could also lead to your disposal not working properly.

Fortunately, it is possible to keep these handy devices washed. You just need to make sure you’re extra cautious as you work. So, with that in mind, learn the best way to clean a garbage disposal, including how to clean the garbage disposal’s rubber flange.

Note: Garbage disposals have sharp blades that can be very dangerous. To avoid injury, it’s important to make sure your disposal is off and to be especially mindful of what you are doing when cleaning any part of this tool. It’s also a good idea to unplug the appliance when cleaning around the drain or flange with your hands.
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How to clean hardwood flooring

A lot of us choose to have hard wood floors in our homes these days.  They are lower maintenance than carpet, and they resist stains better than other types of flooring.  Hardwood floors are easy to keep clean and are a more sanitary option than other flooring types.  But, they are an expensive option, and we want to make sure we make the right choices when it comes to cleaning and maintaining our floors. Read more