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Having a Carpet or Rug Can Help Fight Your Allergies

Having a Carpet or Rug Can Help Fight Your Allergies

When it comes to wanting an allergy free home, most would think that having only hard surfaces throughout your home would be beneficial. Mainly because of the fact hard surfaces are easy to mop and sweep clean. But with that comes with cold floors in the winter, more...

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How to Deep Clean Your Laundry Room

How to Deep Clean Your Laundry Room

Welcome to Part 2 of our Spring Cleaning Series! No how big or small your laundry room or area may be, it’s important to make sure the area is maintained, dusted and vacuumed. This is specifically important, because laundry rooms (dryers in particular) can be major...

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How to Deep Clean Your Garage

How to Deep Clean Your Garage

Although a great shelter to house and protect your vehicles from inclement weather,  your garage is a breeding ground for oil stains, mold, mildew and all over grime from the outdoors. Everything you’ve ever driven is basically all on your garage floor. With spring...

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How to Prepare for Spring Cleaning

How to Prepare for Spring Cleaning

'Tis the season to start cleaning! Or, at least it’s almost time. When it comes time to clean house, it may be overwhelming itself. When you start to think about all the different areas that need a deep cleaning after the winter season (aka sick season), what products...

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Cleaning up After Valentine’s Day Catastrophes

Cleaning up After Valentine’s Day Catastrophes

Valentine’s Day is the time to celebrate with your loved one over food, wine and of course, endless amounts of chocolate. Although it’s romantic, it can leave an awful mess to clean up after the celebration. Here are our tips to clean up after the most popular...

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How to Organize Your Dresser and Closet

How to Organize Your Dresser and Closet

Organizing your clothes can be a challenge, especially when you have a lot of them! With Spring cleaning just around the corner, a great way to start could be to de-clutter and organize your entire wardrobe. Although it is easier said than done, we have listed...

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DIY Home Air Freshners

DIY Home Air Freshners

In order to keep the house clean and fresh, the air you breathe in should be too! Most use a purifier in your rooms or spray a fragrance to make their home smelling fresh. Although the key to a clean smelling home is to clean the source of any odors, sometimes it’s...

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Are Robot Vacuums Worth It?

Are Robot Vacuums Worth It?

Photo by Kowon vn on Unsplash The trend at the turn of the century has been automatic cleaning systems to help make the busy lives of working families a little bit easier, without having to hire a housekeeper! Robot Vacuums do a great job at vacuuming and dusting your...

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What are Natural Fiber Area Rugs?

What are Natural Fiber Area Rugs?

While the environmental consciousness is more common today is beneficial to our plant, some of the materials may not be the best at cleaning. Understanding the pros and the cons together can help you figure out which rug type is best for your home. Many eco-friendly...

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Your New Year Home Cleaning Resolutions

Your New Year Home Cleaning Resolutions

When it comes to setting a routine, New Years is the best time to start. We all start on a fresh slate, which means it’s a great time to get your house in gear! Load the Dishwasher every night One of the worst habits to get into is leaving the dishes overnight (or...

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How to Clean Up Your Tree After the Holidays

How to Clean Up Your Tree After the Holidays

It’s time to clean up after the most wonderful time of year! The big mess of the season could definitely be from loose pine needles from your Christmas tree. Although it’s been nice to have the smell of fresh pine throughout the house, it can be a hassle to remove...

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Taking Care of Shag Carpet and Area Rugs

Taking Care of Shag Carpet and Area Rugs

Shag carpeting and faux fur area rugs have been in style particularly this winter for the comfort and warmth they provide in the colder months. Although trendy and attractive, shags have potential to hold onto dirt and soil deeper within its fibers because the way its...

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Taking Care of Viscose Area Rugs

Taking Care of Viscose Area Rugs

Viscose area rugs have been a recent trend to attempt to make a more affordable option for those who want Silk. Viscose area rugs can be disguised into multiple different names, like banana silk, man-made silk, rayon, bamboo silk, and faux silk on design labels....

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Six Winter Décor Trends of 2019

Six Winter Décor Trends of 2019

Having a clean and organized living space is only the beginning to an aesthetically pleasing home! When it comes to home décor, trends and style go in and out as time goes on. However, within the last few years as the neutral and minimalism trends came forward, these...

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5 Ways to Organize Your Kitchen for the Holidays

5 Ways to Organize Your Kitchen for the Holidays

With kitchen’s being this season’s focus and the holiday coming up, now is a great time to reorganize it! Pinterest comes with some great ideas, but they can either be costly or hard to do it yourself. Time to Purge Going through the cabinets and deciding what is...

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How to Protect Your Home from the Sun

How to Protect Your Home from the Sun

Although the sun provides the warmth and light our planet needs, too much exposure to the sun without protection can be detrimental to your health. Sometimes that protection requires more than just traditional SPF for you skin, which dermatologists recommend to apply...

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Cleaning Guide to Hosting Thanksgiving

Cleaning Guide to Hosting Thanksgiving

The holidays are finally here! It’s one of the only times a year to round up with our closest friends and family and spend time together. Thus, the holidays make for an event out of the host’s home. For first-time holiday hosts to the annual pros, we’ve put together a...

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5 Ways to Start the KonMari Method

5 Ways to Start the KonMari Method

Sometimes we can feel an overwhelming amount of stress and won’t have any idea why. Most of the time it’s our bodies subliminally telling us we are putting too much weight on our shoulders or that we are in a stressful environment. A lot of the time, a stressful...

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The Importance of Cleaning & Storing Your Outdoor Cushions

The Importance of Cleaning & Storing Your Outdoor Cushions

Photo by Tanny Do on Unsplash The weather in Southern Connecticut has definitely been warmer this month, making more of a reason to use our patio spaces and boat cushions as much as possible. Although it’s nice to enjoy every last bit of the warm weather before it...

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Caring for Oriental, Designer & Decorative Rugs

Caring for Oriental, Designer & Decorative Rugs

Photo by Josh Hemsley on Unsplash Many consumers accent their homes with Oriental Rugs or Designer Rugs. Caring for them properly is important. How do you protect your area rugs? To protect the rug from wear, dirt, and prevent it from slipping, purchase a pad to go...

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Five Things to Deep Clean For Fall

Five Things to Deep Clean For Fall

Photo by Seth Doyle on Unsplash Autumn is one of New England’s prettiest seasons. With the change in leaves, the crisp air and the need for the smell of pumpkin in every home is what fall is all about. Although it’s an exciting time to start decorating for the...

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How to Keep Your Car Clean and Organized

How to Keep Your Car Clean and Organized

Photo by Mason Jones on Unsplash Sometimes the best way to set your mood for the day is to keep yourself in a clean and clutter free area. Most people spend time in their homes or at their office, but what do all those places usually share in common: a vehicle to get...

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Should You Change Your Window Treatments With the Seasons?

Should You Change Your Window Treatments With the Seasons?

Most of us dislike the idea of having to dust or wash our window treatments regularly, so changing them every season may seem like a big project. However, changing your window treatments every season is a good idea for several reasons. Changing them refreshes your...

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How to Clean Wet Rugs

How to Clean Wet Rugs

Oriental and standard area rugs can get water damage by a number of reasons, and the water source is important in order to salvage the textiles. Such water could come from sources like a hot water heater, a fresh water supply line, a sink drain, an overflowing toilet,...

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