People constantly ask me how to get gum or Play-Doh out of their carpet. I’ve heard a lot of strange techniques and ideas over the years, but there’s one surefire way to easily remove gum or Play-Doh, and I’ll tell you exactly how to do it. This particular technique works on almost any sticky, gummy […]
When Samantha Adams’s young son Jackson spilled carpet cleaning chemicals from an upturned bottle into his eyes, she had no idea what to do. The warning label on the bottle said to rinse his eyes for 15 minutes upon contact. Easier said than done when the affected eyes belong to a crying, squirming toddler.
It happens all the time in a typical household. You grab a paper towel — or two, or three — to wipe up a mess when something is spilled. That’s what paper towels are for, right? But something else you might have experienced using paper towels is for polishing your nice granite countertop, rubbing and […]
Fresh is always best, right? And that’s especially true of something special and valuable in your home — fresh, cut flowers. Flowers make a great gift and everyone enjoys them. What’s frustrating is how quickly they begin to wilt and look tired and… then they look more like weeds than flowers. There are a lot […]
Mattress Cleaning, Dust Mites and You No matter who you are, no matter where you live, you never sleep alone. But don’t panic…those sleeping with you are somewhat peaceful. And not really that noticeable, until the “Welcome” sign goes up and they start inviting a bunch of friends over. Once the invitation goes out, there […]
DID YOU KNOW that a nice vacation is one of the most desired, relaxing events you can experience? That’s right… a relaxing time in a beautiful location, enjoying time with family and friends… it can’t be beat. But that nice vacation becomes a catastrophe with all kinds of regrets if the family arrives home to a […]