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Cleaning Blinds and Curtains

March 23, 2015

It’s official. I have met my worst chore yet — cleaning blinds. You may think toilet cleaning, sink scrubbing, and grout scraping are tedious, but nothing compares with the labor-intensive work of cleaning mini blinds. I know this from experience. I recently moved into an apartment where the previous tenants left me a lovely parting…

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Give Your Winter Coats Some TLC

February 15, 2015 1

You’ve made it through snow, rain, sleet, and bone chilling temperatures — or maybe just a few windy days if you happen to reside in Southern California. Either way, it’s time to put away those winter coats and start thinking about fairer days to come. But while afternoons spent lounging by the pool may be…

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Cleaning Your Cleaning Supplies

December 29, 2014 1

If you pride yourself on your pristine home and your outstanding housekeeping standards, you probably also realize that it’s impossible to have a really clean home if your cleaning supplies are dirty. If you don’t, think about it: We run the vacuum cleaner along grubby floors and dusty blinds, in crevices down the side of the fridge where…

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