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These 16 Hacks Make Cleaning Your House Less Of A Chore. Awesome.

These 16 Hacks Make Cleaning Your House Less Of A Chore. Awesome.

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It would be nice if we could all have a spoon full of Mary Poppins' sugar to make cleaning a snap. In the real world, though, it's always just the worst when you realize things have gotten a tad too untidy. Unless you're one of the strange and rare folks who seem to actually enjoy scrubbing and polishing, it's a struggle just to talk yourself into starting the awful tasks. But when the alternative is living in your own filth, you know it's time to hang your head and get to work. Before you resign yourself to another sad cleaning spree, take a look at these tricks to help your attitude and home get a little brighter. Being organized and clean can actually be easy with the proper planning. 1.) Use a shoe organizer for easy access to your supplies. ...
With This Simple Trick, You Can Remove Sticky Stuff From Just About Any Surface

With This Simple Trick, You Can Remove Sticky Stuff From Just About Any Surface

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Every parent knows the annoyance of finding residue from a sticker their kids carelessly pulled off a window or mirror. Try as you might to scrape it off, you eventually give up...sadly, that thing is on there for good.While there have been countless life hacks to address the issue, as far as we can tell, none work quite as well as this one. So grab your bug spray -- yes, you read that right -- and get to work on that pesky sticker spot! Parents, I know just how you feel! Read more: http://www.viralnova.com/sticker-removal/
23 Tips That’ll Help You And Your Home Transition From Summer To Fall

23 Tips That’ll Help You And Your Home Transition From Summer To Fall

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It seems like just yesterday that we were sitting in our cubicles daydreaming about all the fun adventures we had planned for the summer months ahead. With summer officially coming to a close, I'm left wondering where the time went. Fall will be here before we know it, and it's bringing with it a seemingly endless list of things that need to be done at home. As the temperatures begin to drop and the days grow shorter, it's important that we all tackle these chores as quickly as possible! googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DCBP_ATF'); }); To help you get ready, here's the ultimate fall-prep list. 1. Drain your garden hoses and detach them from your outdoor water lines. iStock googletag.cmd.push(funct...
What She Does With Shaving Cream Will Save You So Much Annoyance, Ladies

What She Does With Shaving Cream Will Save You So Much Annoyance, Ladies

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DTAT_ATF'); }); Ladies, we've all been there...we put on our makeup and then get dressed, only to ruin our shirt because some foundation or blush rubbed off on it! If you're lucky, sometimes it comes out in the laundry. But with this trick, you don't have to test fate with your favorite clothing.Grab some shaving cream and get to work. Yes, it really is this simple... I can't tell you how many times I've found a dress I like at the store with a makeup stain on it! With this hack, I'll definitely buy it next time. If you want other awesome beauty tricks, check these out! Read more: http://www.viralnova.com/shaving-cream-makeup/
18 Uses For Baby Oil You Didn’t Know About (And That Have Nothing To Do With Babies)

18 Uses For Baby Oil You Didn’t Know About (And That Have Nothing To Do With Babies)

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Every parent knows that baby oil is a necessity in any home with a newborn. It keeps their skin soft and snuggle-able year-round. But what you might not know is that the infant-friendly oil is great for tons of other things. From removing paint from your skin to getting gum out of your hair, the baby product should actually be thought of more as a bathroom -- or even home -- essential. 1. Put a thin layer of the oil on any exposed skin during the winter -- it will prevent frostbite. Flickr / Sarah 2. Avoid harsh chemicals near your eyes by removing makeup with the oil. Flickr / Courtney Rhodes 3. Rub paint-covered hands with some baby oil to remove it in no time. Flic...
These 20 Easy Cleaning Hacks Will Make Your House Shine In No Time

These 20 Easy Cleaning Hacks Will Make Your House Shine In No Time

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The Dirtiest, Grimiest Places In Your House That You Never Thought To Clean

The Dirtiest, Grimiest Places In Your House That You Never Thought To Clean

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If you are looking to avoid getting sick this winter, you have tons of obstacles ahead -- most of which you don't even know about! Sure, there's the usual flu or common cold germs, but your home is hiding tons of other dirty secrets.In fact, here are some of the most bacteria-ridden places in your house that you wouldn't even think to clean. Check them out and learn where you are most at risk. 1. Bath mats are wet and usually placed in a dark bathroom, which is the environment that bacteria thrives on. Because of this, they're one of the most contaminated items in your house. Flickr / Jake Gagne Use bleach to launder bath mats and kill bacteria in its tracks. 2. Remote controls are notoriously dirty. This is especially true if you and whoeve...
These Items In Your Kitchen Need To Be Cleaned More Often Than You Probably Think

These Items In Your Kitchen Need To Be Cleaned More Often Than You Probably Think

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If you think that your bathroom is the most bacteria-ridden part of your house, you are sorely mistaken. Sure, there is bacteria in there, but the place that takes the cake is not where you'd expect — the kitchen.Here are some of the most unexpectedly dirty things in your kitchen. You need to make sure that these are clean if you want to live a healthy, uncontaminated life. 1. Reusable grocery bags -- These bags can carry a ton of germs if you don't give them a proper cleaning. You're putting all of your food, produce, and meats in these bags. Those germs come with them. Flickr / foldablebags.com 2. Dishwasher doors -- You would never think to wash these doors, but the bacteria in your dishwasher ends up on the door as well, so ...
Make Your Dirty Toothbrush Look Brand-New With This Simple Life Hack

Make Your Dirty Toothbrush Look Brand-New With This Simple Life Hack

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I'll be the first to admit that I hate spending money on things like toothbrushes that need to be replaced every month or so. But at the same time, I'm not the biggest fan of sticking a dirty brush in my mouth, expecting it to keep my pearly whites clean. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DCBP_ATF'); }); If only there were a way to save some money on dental care without having to risk dirtying your mouth with a grungy toothbrush. Well, you're in luck! With just a bowl of hot water, you can make your old, grimy toothbrush look brand-new. This simple hack is sure to make both your wallet and mouth happy. It amazes me how something so simple can totally change your life for the better. Read more: http://www.viralnova.com/toothbrush-revitalization/...