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Cleaning Blinds and Curtains

March 23, 2015 2

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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Fixes for 4 Indoor Air Quality Issues

January 21, 2015

You’ve been out all day and can’t wait to get home, away from diesel-belching buses and pollen-spewing trees. Unfortunately, you won’t necessarily escape pollution by heading indoors. In fact, indoor air may be even more polluted than what’s outdoors, according to the Environmental Protection Agency. Luckily, it doesn’t have to be that way. Here are…

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