Keeping your home and yard clean can be an overwhelming task. Learn tips for handling home cleaning tools and supplies.

Tips To Keep Your Locks Maintained And Your Home Secure

17 March 2020
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Your home is your protection from the outside world, and the locks on your home can make or break the security of your home. Without locks that are secure and maintained, they can fail on you and allow unauthorized persons to get into your home. Here are some tips to keep your home locks in good condition to keep your house safe and protected. Change Out Locks One of the first things you need to do when moving into a new place is to change out the locks with a new lock and key set. Read More …

Five Ways A Damaged Lawn Mower Can Hurt You

28 January 2020
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

A lawn mower is in every yard. It's brought out every spring. And many assume that it's an innocuous piece of equipment. But a lawn mower is actually a very powerful tool, and a lawn mower that's been damaged can easily hurt someone in these five ways. 1. By Starting When You Don't Expect It Many older lawn mowers can actually start when you're working on the blade. If you spin the blade while you're working on it, it can trigger the motor. Read More …

4 Tips For Beautiful Wood Floors

27 December 2019
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

The floor of your home has a big impact on the overall appearance of the space. Any type of flooring you pick will change the look and feel of your home. Many people choose wood flooring because it's classy and easy to clean. Here are four tips that will help you achieve beautiful wood floors: 1. Choose the right type of wood flooring. Any type of hardwood can be used to create wood flooring. Read More …

A Few Signs Your Rain Gutters Need To Be Repaired

8 November 2019
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

It is common to forget about the rain gutters on your home until the water is streaming down onto your face while trying to unlock the front door. It is important to keep in mind that gutters are not there to prevent you from getting wet; their actual purpose is to divert water from the foundation of your home. Rain or melted snow that simply flows off the roof to the ground near the foundation will eventually cause problems with the structure of your home. Read More …

Window In The Bathroom? 3 Ideas For Privacy

4 October 2019
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Whether located in a corner, next to the vanity, or even above the tub, a window in the bathroom can be beneficial. Not only will it allow in natural light, but the window will also help make your bathroom appear larger and more open. Unfortunately, privacy is most likely needed in your bathroom, especially when bathing and dressing. Thankfully, there are options for creating this privacy using one or more of these window treatments. Read More …

About Me
the things we use to clean our homes

We rely on the tools that we need to keep our homes clean to work as they should when we go to use them. Unfortunately, things like vacuum cleaners and rug scrubbers tend to break at the most inconvenient times. Do you know what to do if your vacuum cleaner's belt slips, the filter clogs or it just won't turn on? What do you do when your rug scrubber won't suck the water back out of the carpet that it just put down? My blog is all about the things we use to keep our homes clean. You will learn what to do when they won't work and how to make them work to the best of their abilities.