The Best Soap Scum Removers For Removing Soap Scum In The Bathroom

Soap scum is a combination of soap, bacteria, dead skin, and body oils that builds up builds up on showers and bathtubs.This waxy film can often be difficult to remove, if you don't have the right products.Throughout my cleaning career, I have cleaned a lot of showers and tubs -- many times without great success. But over time, I've found what I consider to be the best products and methods for soap scum removal.  … [Read more...]

The Best Cleaning Products …From Someone Who Cleans Houses For A Living

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Trying to choose a good cleaner can be a hassle because the store shelves are full of so many different cleaners, and a lot of them basically do the same thing.Personally, I clean about 200 homes in a year's time -- not including my own home. So I use a lot of cleaning products.I have tried a variety of different cleaning products, but I usually stick to the ones that I think are the best.These household cleaners work the best, in my opinion: … [Read more...]

How To Remove Stubborn Bathtub Stains Like Hair Dye And Other Permanent Inks And Dyes

Got an email from a visitor to this site the other day:I'm hoping you could give us some insight here. Our son used a permanent purple hair dye, and very badly stained our vinyl tub surround [it's BRAND new] that is only 6 months old. We no longer have the manufacturers info on the tub, so ANY help you could offer would be greatly appreciated. Thanks for having the site. -- M.W.Since I seem to be on a mission to document every possible way that Magic Erasers can be used to solve unique … [Read more...]

How To Prepare For A Yard Sale: Some Tips For Getting Started

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Preparing for a yard sale is definitely a process.But how in the world do you start?First, here are the┬áTop 10 Reasons To Have A Garage Sale:#1 To earn extra money #2 To make room for new stuff #3 To prepare for a move #4 Because it's fun #5 To teach your kids about work #6 To turn the "junk room" into a ___ room #7 Because your teen doesn't play with Strawberry Shortcake anymore #8 To do some Spring cleaning #9 It's Step 5 in the "Packrats Anonymous 12-Step … [Read more...]

Mr. Clean Magic Erasers: Creative Uses For These Household Cleaning Blocks That Truly Work Magic!

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Who knew, that I'd first hear about Mr. Clean Magic Erasers at a conference about blogging?It's true. When Glenn Reynolds (a.k.a. "The Instapundit" and godfather of the blogging world) mentioned in passing how much he liked this handy household gadget, I knew it must be great. And when he commented on its ability to work on a wide variety of surfaces, rather than just those stated on the box, I knew this product would be right up my alley.I'm not kidding when I say these Magic Erasers … [Read more...]