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How to wash pillows

While the most hygienic way to deal with pillows is to use quality protectors and change the cases every two days, every now and then, pillows become…well, gross. 341 more words

General Cleaning

How often should your wash your bedding?

Given our bed is home to dust mites and other allergens (including the skin we shed) and sheets, pillowcases and doona covers are realistically not much different to the clothes we wear in terms of contact with our skin and sweat, washing our bedding regularly should be top of the household cleaning to-do list. 479 more words

General Cleaning

How to wash sheets

Love the smell and feel of clean, fresh sheets? Here’s how to keep them clean – and prolong their lifespan.

Sheets should be washed at least once a week. 369 more words

General Cleaning

How to make chemical free air fresheners

I love having a beautiful smelling house but with 2 teenage boys and 2 staffies (husband is usually pretty stink free) it can be hard work. 231 more words

Essential Oils

Huge win for labeling ingredients of cleaning products in California

The fight to get producers of cleaning products to disclose their ingredients got a big win this week as California passed a law requiring companies to comply. 169 more words

Green Cleaning

Green Cleaning Coach Leslie Reichert is Today's Honoree

I’m thrilled you’re here—because we’re a lot alike, you and me. We’re both trying to make a healthier home for our families.

Which means neither of us can avoid one dreaded time-sucker…. 394 more words


DIY Zero Waste Toilet Bowl Fizzies

I can admit it, I hate cleaning. My hygiene has not always been top notch for two reasons. One – I can think of a billion things I would rather do before clean my toilet, so I usually do those instead. 297 more words

Zero Waste