facebook_pixel

Properly Cleaning Your Ski & Snowboard Clothing

As we pass the half way point of Spring, it is safe to say that the ski and snowboard season has come to an end. Even for those lucky enough to catch a few spring weekend day runs at Snowbird or Alta here in Utah’s Little Cottonwood Canyon, it is now time to say good…

Read More

Why You Should Dry Clean Your Blankets and Comforters

If you’re like most people, you want to do everything in your power to ensure that your home environment is as clean and attractive as possible. You probably run your quilts, comforters, and blankets through your washing machine on a regular basis in order to keep them clean and help keep dust mites down. However,…

Read More

6 Tips to Make Spring Cleaning Easier

It’s almost springtime! The air outside is warming up bringing back greenery, flowers, and fun. That also means the bug to clean out your home might be biting you soon. Get set to clear out that clutter, dust off those window sills, and give your house the thorough cleaning it deserves so you can get…

Read More

3 Tips for Quickly Removing Stains

Sometimes you get a stain that you have to remove quickly but you’re in no place to do so. You or the people you’re don’t have stain remover handy, or you’re at home and you don’t have any yourself. Here’s a few tips for quickly removing stains: Order the drink that can remove a stain…

Read More

Tidying Your Clothes with the Popular KonMarie Method

If you’re someone who thinks about managing clothes and laundry, you may have already heard of the KonMarie method. This method is named after its founder, Marie Kondō, a professional organizer from Japan. She writes in her book that she became very interested in organizing at–get this–only five years old. Since that time, she’d made…

Read More

How Does Dry Cleaning Work?

We all need to do laundry at one time or another. Typically laundry includes using soap and water to remove soil from our clothes. The soap suspends the dirty particles until we rinse our clothing with water and carry the soil away leaving fresh, clean clothes. In dry cleaning however, a cleaning solvent is used…

Read More

How to Remove Set-In Grease or Oil Stains In Clothes

Whereas fried food may pose a significant risk to your health, cooking and vegetable oils combined with their greasy residues will pose a substantial hazard to your clothes. Although the stains may not look like something serious since they aren’t bright, they tend to weaken the fabric making your clothes easy to tear. Grease, on the…

Read More

How to Clean and Care for a Leather Jacket

Most articles of clothing can be cleaned in a washing machine. Shirts, socks, underwear — it’s nearly effortless to simply throw them in and the let the machine work for you. Not all types of clothing can be cleaned with such ease. There’s an article of clothing that requires an extra level of attention while…

Read More

Ten Hacks for Fixing Ruined Clothes

We all know the feeling: you’re getting ready for an important meeting or a special date, and realize that your favorite shirt has a big, ugly stain or funky odor. Fortunately, most of these wardrobe malfunctions can be addressed much faster and with less effort than people realize. These ten clothing hacks for removing stains…

Read More

How To Clean Birkenstocks

Birkenstocks let you take a little of the comfort and breezy freedom of the 70s with you. However, these supportive, low-fuss shoes can sometimes get a little dirty. Although you don’t want to toss your beloved Birkenstocks in the washing machine, cleaning them is easy with a little patience and the right tools.Cleaning Suede BirkenstocksSuede requires a gentle…

Read More

How to Clean Dried Urine from a Mattress

Some time ago, someone, human or pet, had an accident on one of your mattresses. You just discovered the evidence of this accident, long after the urine dried up. You don’t have to put up with the stain or odor just because it’s old. Use household cleaners or products made to remove and neutralize urine…

Read More