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How To Clean Mouse Droppings From Carpet

Mouse leaving droppings on the carpet

While nobody ever wants to have to deal with a rodent infestation, mice and other vermin can find their way into our homes regardless of how clean we keep them. Since they can carry infectious viruses, it is important to know how to clean mouse droppings from carpets and rugs. Before cleaning, make sure that …

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How To Clean Steel Pennies

Clean steel pennies

Collecting coins is a fun, rewarding, and possibly lucrative hobby for many people. Steel cents, minted for only one year during World War II, pop up fairly regularly in different coin collections. For keeping your coins looking as good as possible, it may be important to know how to clean steel pennies, especially since they …

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How To Clean Unfinished Wood Floors

Kitchen with unfinished wood floors

As unfortunate as it is, all floors get dirty. Between foot traffic, gravity, animals, and accidental spills, floors take the brunt of most household dirt and grime. Some flooring can be a little more difficult to clean because they absorb moisture. Because of this, properly learning how to clean unfinished wood floors can help save …

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How To Clean An Area Rug On Hardwood Floor

Woman using cleaning products to clean area rug on flooring

Area rugs are often used on hardwood floors for many reasons. Sometimes just for decoration, other times to provide plush comfort when walking around with bare feet. Whatever the reason, these rugs tend to get dirty over time, and with hardwood floors under them, cleaning can present some challenges. Hardwood floors, unless they are completely …

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How To Clean Your House After Tapeworms

Cat in a sleeping position

When tapeworms or other infections get a foothold in our homes, we obviously need to deal with the infection itself first. However, after the infection is cured or at least quarantined, we still need to prevent any further infections. In these instances, you will need to know how to clean your house after tapeworms. How …

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How To Clean A Dehumidifier

When you live in a humid area, having a dehumidifier in the house can help asthma or allergy sufferers breathe easier, as well as helping prevent the buildup of mold or mildew. This machine acts very much like an air conditioner, with air flowing through it and vapor being removed, and has different parts that …

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How To Clean Water Stain From Leather Bag

Water stain from leather bag in need of cleaning

Whether we are talking about a leather purse, backpack, briefcase, satchel, or any other type of container made from leather, we know that water stains can be their worst enemy. The best thing to do about a water stain on a leather bag is to make sure it does not happen, but we’re not always …

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How To Clean A Suede Couch

Clean suede couch

Suede is a very soft, comfortable, and wear-resistant material that looks great on couches. Because of the way that the short fibers tend to bend in different ways, they can sometimes be a pain to clean if you aren’t quite sure of the process. Today we’ll show you how to clean a suede couch. How …

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How To Clean Walls With Flat Paint

Woman cleaning her walls

The walls inside of our houses tend to attract dirt over time, whether from dust in the air, fingerprints, or spills. When those walls are coated with flat paint, there is the chance that over-cleaning can remove some of the paint, leaving them looking even worse. Because of this, it is important to learn how …

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How to Clean Windows You Can’t Reach

Woman trying to clean outside windows she can't reach

Cleaning windows you cannot reach is a daunting task. There are things you need to consider such as the equipment required, the height of the windows, and your safety. The following is an option that will help you know how to clean outside windows you can’t reach. How To Clean Windows You Can’t Reach The …

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How To Clean The Lint From A Dyson Animal Triggerhead

Vacuum cleaning a carpeted floor

Dyson has been a household name for vacuum cleaners and other home appliances for quite a number of years. Their excellent quality and workmanship shines in examples like the Dyson Animal models in just about all of their vacuum cleaner ranges, where the motorhead is called the Triggerhead. However, just like any type of roller-based …

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How Often To Clean Dryer Vent

Woman using a vacuum to clean dryer vent

We’ve often been told to clean our dryer vent on a regular basis for both safety and functionality. The question is how often to clean a dryer vent? That all depends on what you are putting into your dryer, how you use it, and even the location of your dryer compared to the external wall. …

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