In our humble opinion, kitchen knives are the most misunderstood items in the kitchen. Instead of being treated as the works of art they are, they’re relegated to the same drudgery imposed on utilitarian cutlery. […]
The first thing you need to do before you start cleaning your gas fireplace doesn’t require you to lift a finger, because all you need to do is let your gas fireplace cool down. Wait […]
Contrary to popular opinion, you don’t need 25 different cleaners to clean your home. Only a few cleaning supplies are actually essential. As they say, less is more, five products are all you really need. […]
How early should you start baking for the holiday season? Well, it really depends on how much you want to accomplish. Are you baking as gifts, treats for the team, or just to have a […]
With some messes, you just don’t know where to start. With a dirty window or door screen, it’s tempting to start with a power wash, followed with a heavy-duty scrub, or better yet, throw it […]
For many people, October in Canada is the most wonderful time of the year. With scorching hot days finally gone and deep freeze days still in the distance, October is what sweater-weather-devotees live for. Sweater […]
After the novelty of going back to school, reconnecting with friends and seeing who their new teacher is, kids can start to find school boring, stressful and downright uninspiring. One of the first signs of […]
There are infinite articles and videos online showing you how to keep your desk tidy. Solutions, hacks, and systems to reduce clutter abound with the aim to make you more efficient, have a cleaner home […]
With all the different types of plastic packaging in use today, it can be tricky to know exactly what you can and can’t toss in the blue bin…but, there are ways! On most plastic jars, […]
It’s the extra touches that turn special holiday meals from good to fantastic, things like trimmings and of course, the favourite family recipes passed down from generation to generation which are so unique to every […]
Thanksgiving Day is the first fall holiday after the kids return to school. Hosting family and friends can be incredibly stressful. This year, get ahead of the Thanksgiving feast frenzy with our workback cleaning schedule […]
Ink, blood and fruit juice stains once again become daily messes when the kids are back in school. We’ve poured through history books to find old-fashioned cleaning methods that still stand the test of time.
It’s finally here! Sweater weather is here to stay, and we can finally bring out the wools and tweeds. But what happens when there’s an unexpected spill, your cats spend the night sleeping on you […]
Living in a four-season climate means that you own a huge variety of clothing, including outerwear like winter coats and snow pants, as well as footwear that can range from flip-flops to snowmobiling boots.
In the […]
The teen years are difficult for teens and parents alike, and one of the top reasons is because a teen’s natural instinct is to create mess everywhere they go. The internet is widespread with the […]
Not only does your average dryer sheet fight the build up of static electricity during drying, it also softens fabric, prevents clothes from gathering lint and makes ironing easier. But, that’s not all!
These 11 handy […]