vinyl flooring

Cleaning Vinyl Floor Tile

To the untrained eye, vinyl floor tile can look like stone, ceramic or wood. The beauty of cleaning vinyl floor tile is that it is much easier. Plus, it’s amazingly durable and much less expensive than real stone, ceramic or wood. Some vinyl tiles can be installed with grout, others don’t have to be. Sweep […]

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How to Clean Ceramic Tiles

A new ceramic tile floor. Tile is a durable and beautiful addition to any home, and you should know the proper way to clean it. To keep your ceramic tile floor looking great for years to come, a little maintenance is required. Sweeping: Thoroughly sweeping the floor or vacuuming (use a vacuum without a beater […]

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How To Clean And Polish Marble Floors

Tips On Cleaning And Polishing Your Marble Floors In my opinion, marble is one of the most beautiful materials you can ever have incorporated into your home decor – with proper care and maintenance, it will maintain its pristine condition throughout the life of the home. It will always add value both in visual appeal […]

laminate flooring

The Best Way to Clean Laminate Floors

The best way to clean laminate floors is by sweeping daily and vacuuming and mopping weekly. While laminate flooring is less expensive and more durable than real wood flooring, it does require maintenance to retain its beauty. Unless the floor manufacturer provides different cleaning instructions, you should not use dish soap or a commercial cleaner […]

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Cleaning Hacks That Will Save You Valuable Time

If you’re always on the go yet enjoy a tidy house, you’re probably managing to keep your household mess under control. Now, imagine you could make your home spotless in no time with a number of tips that help speed up the cleaning process and make your life easier. Here are six cleaning hacks that […]

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Expenses Homebuyers Often Overlook

Buying a home can be a very exciting process, but it is also one that can be riddled with unexpected expenses. Saving up for the down payment is only the first entry on a long list of expenses. Even once the home is purchased, the long-term increase in costs can come as a surprise to […]

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The 4 DIY Bathroom Upgrade Errors

Remodeling your bathroom can make your home appear more valuable to prospective buyers. But be careful. Here are four common mistakes homeowners make when DIY upgrading the bathroom. 1. Not taking ventilation into account We know you’ve realized the importance of the bathroom fan if you’ve ever been in a bind when guests are over […]

How to Choose a Refrigerator

  Need a new fridge? Consider exterior and interior size, style and finishes, and energy usage. Know what refrigerator type best fits your household needs and habits. So, you’re thinking about purchasing a new refrigerator and you don’t know where to start. With all the choices on the market today, choosing a new refrigerator can […]

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New Appliance Checklist: Washer and Dryer Sets

Are you thinking of buying a new washer and dryer? While it might be tempting to choose something quickly, don’t make an impulse buy that you might later regret. Instead, use this checklist to make sure you find the best appliances for your household’s specific needs and preferences: What size washer and dryer can your […]

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Indoor Air Quality

  Indoor air quality is as important as outdoor air quality. Many of the pollutants that affect Americans today are found inside their homes and offices. Most homes have more than one source of pollutants that can make family members sick. There are steps you can take to reduce the risks of indoor pollutants in […]