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Decks and Patios

Is your wood deck looking winter worn? Laundry detergent can be used for more than just colors or whites. Here is a great outdoor use for your laundry detergent. As the weather gets warmer, you may want to clean all traces of winter from your wood deck. Powdered laundry detergent and hot water...

Bathroom Remodeling

Want a quick tip to keep tile flooring looking like new? Make a solution of white vinegar and water to wash your tile floor. The vinegar cleans and shines the tile floor without leaving streaks.

Plus, vinegar is half the cost of those expensive tile cleaners -- as well as being a safe,...

Painting

Held annually in Las Vegas, the National Hardware Show is the event of the year for the home improvement industry. It’s the place for manufacturers big and small to unveil their latest innovations in 15 categories, including hardware and tools; paint and accessories; plumbing and electrical;...

Basement

Need a way to clean those pesky stains that have been building up over the winter months? CLR Mold & Mildew Stain Remover is tough on stubborn mold and mildew stains, and a perfect product to add to your spring cleaning toolkit. The eco-friendly formula does not contain bleach, and the foam...

Seasons

Springtime means out with the old clutter. But for those living with cluttered garages, basements, and closets, cleaning up can be a hassle. What should people do with their old kid’s clothes, ancient tube TVs, and beat up couches? Consumer Reports offers these quick and easy tips on how to...