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

Want To Start A Small Organic Farm? What To Do Now To Ensure Certification In 3 Years

7 March 2016
 Categories: Home & Garden, Articles

Do you own a small plot of land? Do you want to use that land to grow organic vegetables, and do you hope to sell some of those veggies to supplement your income? If so, now is the time to get to work. In order to label crops you grow as organic, your land will need to become organic certified; here's how to make that happen. Have A Land Survey Done Now Read More …

Two Important Things Your Water Softener Will Do

4 March 2016
 Categories: Home & Garden, Articles

If you have hard water in your home, then it is wise for you to consider removing the minerals in the fluid with the assistance of a water softener. Most people understand that this device will help to reduce the mineral deposits that build up on your sinks, bathtubs, and cooking pots. The softener with actually do more than that and help to do a variety of other things as well. To learn about a few of these things that you probably do not know, keep reading. Read More …

Scum Of The Earth: 4 Simple Solutions To Naturally Remove Soap Scum In Your Shower

29 February 2016
 Categories: Home & Garden, Articles

Considering VOCs, or Volatile Organic Compounds, are found in many common cleaning sprays, polishes, and air fresheners, understanding the effects they can have on your home and health is smart. From respiratory problems to skin and eye irritations, VOCs can wreak havoc on your underlying health. When it comes to cleaning your shower and tub, you may prefer using strong chemicals to effectively remove harsh stains and the buildup of soap scum and mold. Read More …

Moving Yourself in Foul Weather? Don’t Neglect These Essentials

29 February 2016
 Categories: Home & Garden, Articles

Moving can prove a costly proposition, especially when you're renting a van or relying on professional movers. Your own trusty pickup truck or trailer might do the job quite nicely—saving you significant money in the bargain. But foul weather can turn your self-move strategy into a messy, difficult, or even dangerous endeavor unless you're properly prepared. Here are some essential considerations to make as you plan your adventure. Use a Truck Tarp Read More …

The Creepy, Crawly Centipede: Understanding, Preventing, And Eradicating This Insect From Your Home

23 February 2016
 Categories: Home & Garden, Articles

Cockroaches, spiders, and mice are not only dangerous to your home and health, but they are also unpleasant pests to have around your family and belongings. The house centipede is another unsightly pest that can induce fear and panic. This creepy, crawly creature may not have 100 legs as its name suggests, but it scurries quickly across your home using 15 pairs of legs, which is still quite unpleasant. If you have seen one or  more of these annoying insects, understanding the centipede is smart for finding the best removal option. 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.