Kitchen

Let's Talk Plungers

Usually you only seek out a plunger when there is a plumbing emergency but plungers are not a one size fits all kind of tool. When you think of a plunger, it's probably the flat plunger and as its name suggests, it is a half over rubber cup with a flat bottom. Yet the flat plunger should not reside...
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Hang Framed Pictures With The Help Of A Fork

Hanging a framed picture on your wall sounds simple enough but it can be a real struggle to get the nail to catch the wire behind the framed item to catch; that is until now. A simple enough hack you’ll find handy next time you are fishing around with a heavy piece of art to hang in your living...
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Items You May be Behind In Tossing In The Garbage

Everything our home has a shelf life. Milk, bread, deodorant are just a few but there are some items that generally outstay their welcome and they could be making you sick! While we routinely replace kitchen sponges and HVAC filters, our bath towels may be as old as 5 years before replacing them...
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Always Wash Your Cleaning And Kitchen Towels Separate From Other Laundry

You'll probably do a little bit of cleaning this weekend. With a little elbow grease and a few cleaning rags you'll have your home tidy in no time. Now it's time to clean your cleaning rags. Do you toss them into the washing machine with other laundry? Or wash them separately? Hygiene experts say...
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Kitchens Are Being Used To Store Clothes!

We talked about how you can refresh your denim jeans with an overnight stay in the freezer but it appears more of our clothes are finding their homes in the kitchen instead of the bedroom! According to a recent survey, 15.4% of people said they use the inside of kitchen appliances like stoves and...
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Kitchen Items We're Storing Wrong

As we have found out numerous times, we've been living out entire lives doing things incorrectly. That includes items that are stored in the kitchen. Here are five kitchen items you may be storing the wrong way. If you place your sharp knives into a utensil drawer, you're doing it wrong. Not only...
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Solve That Stinky Sink Problem With These Cleaning Tips

While the garbage can gets most of the attention when it comes to bad kitchen smells, the kitchen sink can harbor some foul smells of its own thanks to all the food particles, grease and normal use. So here are some tips to rid your sink on stink! If you have a garbage disposal, fill your sink up...
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How Often Should You Clean Your Office Coffee Mug?

Somehow the rules for cleaning differ from your home and the office, especially when it comes to your coffee cup. While you run your dishwasher nightly at home, it’s likely been a few weeks (if not months) since your office coffee mug received more than a casual rinse. But is that setting you up...
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Adding A Cutting Board In Your Kitchen Adds Valuable Real Estate

It’s common sense that cutting board would be used and stored in the kitchen but there are some benefits to keeping a separate cutting board in the bathroom! It's a simple hack of engineering to create more real estate in an already crowded bathroom counter, a cutting board straddled over a side...
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Spruce Up Your Kitchen With These Inexpensive Updates

You kitchen needs some love! Let's face it, you spend a lot of time in there and when it comes to marketing, homebuyers usually are sold by the looks of your kitchen. So here's some quick ways to spruce it up for yourself or to sell it. #1-Display some art. Look for subject-appropriate art, like...
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