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How to Shine & Polish Your Shoes

photo of suede shoes

Every wardrobe should have a great pair of shoes. Nothing can finish the look of a great work or even casual outfit like a pair of shined shoes, and nothing can bring down the look quite like shoes that are scuffed or faded. A nice pair of leather shoes can be pricey, though, so you…Read More

How to Clean Grout

how to clean grout

Have you ever walked into your bathroom or kitchen and noticed dirt, grime, or mildew along the spaces between the tiles? If so, you’re not alone. Grout, or the substance that adheres tiles to the surfaces they live on, is great for ensuring the longevity of tile work, but it’s also prone to staining, mildew,…Read More

How to Get Static Out of Clothes

How to Get Static Out of Clothes

It’s Friday night, so you put on your favorite outfit and head out to dinner. As you arrive at the restaurant and reach out to greet your friend, a shock nips at your fingers, eliciting a tiny yelp from the both of you. Static electricity strikes again!  Or picture this — you put on your…Read More

Best Time to Do Laundry to Save Money

Is it cheaper to do your laundry at night or during the day? When is the best time to do laundry? How much does it even matter? Believe it or not, there is an optimal time of day to do laundry to cut back on your energy use and save money. Most energy companies’ rates…Read More

Why Laundry Service is the Ultimate Employee Perk for Millennials

laundry service is a perfect employee perk for millennials

There’s no doubt that millennials are more stressed than ever. From crippling student loans to long working hours, it’s easy to see why they’re so desperate for employee benefits and perks, especially anything that helps their domestic life. Without help, many millennials simply don’t have the time or energy to dedicate to daily household chores….Read More

How Often Should You Wash Your Comforter and Other Bedding?

The age-old question! On average, people spend nearly a third of their lifetime sleeping, shedding thousands of dead skin cells each night. Knowing how often you should wash your comforter and other bedding is imperative for maintaining a healthy lifestyle and managing any allergies. Dirt, bacteria, pet dander, and other irritants can build up quickly…Read More

What to Do If You Stain Your Wedding Dress

photo showing how clean your gown can look after you stain your wedding dress

After what may be months or even years of planning for the best day of your life, you’ve finally found a dress that you can imagine yourself walking down the aisle wearing. But of course, just after you thought every detail was accounted for, you spill a glass of red wine on your gown or…Read More

Should You Wash New Sheets Before Using Them?

When you get a new set of bed sheets, it’s tempting to just throw them on your bed and slip into sleep without washing them. After all, they’re brand new and look crisp and ready to go, so why go through the hassle of washing them first?  There’s actually a good reason why you should…Read More

How to Get Stains Out of Suede

photo of suede shoes

Most of us are familiar with suede. For some, it may stir up nostalgia from childhood; others may have seen it on the runway or heard Elvis crooning about his pair of blue suede shoes. Suede is a unique material. It is a type of leather made from the soft underside of an animal’s hide….Read More

How to Clean White Shoes

Let’s face it – there’s no better feeling than putting on a brand new pair of white shoes. White shoes are essential in most people’s closets because they go with anything and are very trendy right now. But, the one downside of owning white shoes is the constant chore of trying to keep them clean. …Read More