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Your Keys Are Filthy!

Cleanliness is your best defense in staying well through the cold and flu season. Although you use hand sanitizer religiously and clean light switches, remote controls and your cell phone on a daily basis, there's one item you use every day that you probably never cleaned. Your keys. Let's face it...
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Quick House-Cleaning Tips For Short Notice Visitors

'Tis the season for pop-in visits and unexpected get-togethers. While it is nice to have visits from friends and family, it add a bit of pressure to clean up your home. But with these quick cleaning hacks, you can give your home a "good enough" clean with time to spare. If your couch is looking a...
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Resist Rinsing Your Turkey Before Cooking

There are many misconceptions surrounding your Thanksgiving turkey, but none is more dangerous than the turkey-washing myth. While some recipes calls for your bird to get a bath beforehand, it can cause more harm than good. Raw poultry can contain dangerous microbes like Salmonella and it does...
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Cleaning After The Cold or Flu

The flu season is here and there's a good chance someone in your home will become a victim to its agony. Chances are that if one member of your family catches the cold or flu, someone else will be next. But you can minimize that risk with proper cleaning. The good news is that a whole-house...
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How To Keep Your Pumpkins To Last Longer

Halloween is a fun-scary holiday but there is nothing scarier than a sunken, sad pumpkin. Don't let your festive carved pumpkins go from sweet to scary. Put on a delightful display all season long with these tricks to extend the life of your pumpkins. First, handle your pumpkin with care and try...
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Proper Cleaning Of Your Workout Clothes Will Reduce The Stink Factor

Gym clothes have a well-deserved reputation of smelling bad! The problem is that smell tends to stick with them even after repeated cycles in the laundry. That's because those stretchy clothing that wicks sweat away is typically made of synthetic fabrics that hold on to odors longer than other...
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Sack A Stinky Sink With These Hacks

You tend to blame the garbage can for a smelly kitchen or bathroom but many times it's the sink that is guilty of causing a foul stench. So here are some simply DIY hacks to rid the stink from your sink! Soak your sink. Many times dirt and grime from food, beauty products and toothpaste can become...
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Rid Your Home of Roaches Naturally

The word, cockroach, immediately sends shivers up your spine and in Florida they can fly! But the most common roach, the German cockroach, are becoming harder to eliminate thanks to developing resistance to many different insecticides, making them nearly impossible to kill with chemicals alone...
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Mistakes To Avoid When Cleaning Your Phone

It's no surprise that your phone is probably the grossest item in your possession! Not to mention your laptop keyboard, your TV remote control and anything you touch on a regular basis. The problem is that some cleaning methods can permanently damage your device (maybe even render it unusable), so...
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Four Easy Ways To Clean Your Microwave

One of the most dreaded cleaning jobs in the kitchen is tackling whatever exploded, popped and boiled over in the microwave. While it may be easier to just keep the microwave door closed to hide the mess, there are some pretty easy ways to clean those tough food spills, splats and oozes! The most...
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