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How Often Should I Clean My Outdoor Grill?

2014-05-25T23:18:22Z

(image) So excited about the dinner my husband is planning for tomorrow.  Ribs, hot dogs, and chicken will all be smoked and grilled to perfection.  Today was all about getting the grill ready.  But how often should a grill be cleaned?


How Often Should I Clean My Outdoor Grill? originally appeared on About.com Housekeeping on Sunday, May 25th, 2014 at 23:18:22.

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7 Tips for Trash Cans

2014-05-20T00:56:10Z

Since I'm a little extra sensitive to smells, I've been having the kids change the trash out a little more regularly, even if the bag isn't full, anything to not smell a smell.  If you know the feeling, you might be able to use these other tips for your trash cans.

7 Tips for Trash Cans originally appeared on About.com Housekeeping on Tuesday, May 20th, 2014 at 00:56:10.

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8 Tips to Prevent and Remove Grass Stains

2014-05-19T00:59:58Z

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I found a pair of jeans buried in the hamper with huge grass stains.  I'm not a fan of grass stains, especially when they've been left to dry and set in the dirty laundry.  Find 8 easy tips to remove grass stains from your clothing and your life.

8 Tips to Prevent and Remove Grass Stains originally appeared on About.com Housekeeping on Monday, May 19th, 2014 at 00:59:58.

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9 Ways to Prevent and Remove Sweat Stains

2014-05-18T22:00:13Z

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I've become a little more sensitive to the heat lately.  It's only spring and I'm already missing winter. Higher temperatures are coming, which means more sweat.   Want to prevent or remove sweat stains?  We've got 9 ways to try.

9 Ways to Prevent and Remove Sweat Stains originally appeared on About.com Housekeeping on Sunday, May 18th, 2014 at 22:00:13.

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Do I Need to Vacuum My Refrigerator Coils?

2014-05-12T08:16:53Z

There are some chores that make you say, huh?  Are these chores outdated? Do they still need to be done? For example,  do you really need to vacuum your refrigerator coils?  And if you do, why?

Do I Need to Vacuum My Refrigerator Coils? originally appeared on About.com Housekeeping on Monday, May 12th, 2014 at 08:16:53.

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The PH of Common Cleaners

2014-05-11T23:29:20Z

(image) It doesn't take a degree in Chemistry to be able to clean your home, but knowing about PH levels can help you figure out what type of cleaner would be best to use. Learn about common cleaning products' and their PH levels.


The PH of Common Cleaners originally appeared on About.com Housekeeping on Sunday, May 11th, 2014 at 23:29:20.

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How to Clean Microfiber Cleaning Cloths

2014-05-04T23:22:43Z

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One of my best tools to use for cleaning is just a cloth.  Microfiber cleaning cloths take a lot of the guesswork out of cleaning surfaces in your home.  For many surfaces, a good microfiber cloth with a little water is enough to thoroughly clean.  But do you know how to clean your microfiber cleaning cloths?

How to Clean Microfiber Cleaning Cloths originally appeared on About.com Housekeeping on Sunday, May 4th, 2014 at 23:22:43.

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Whitmor Dryer Balls Review

2014-04-29T20:44:49Z

A friend actually gave these to me to try.  These two plastic spiky balls were supposed to replace the need for dryer sheets.  I used the Whitmor Dryer Balls through 50 loads of laundry before writing up my review and was pleasantly surprised by the results.  Has anyone else ever tried these before?

Whitmor Dryer Balls Review originally appeared on About.com Housekeeping on Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 at 20:44:49.

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Cleaning and Caring for Baby Clothes

2014-04-29T20:23:51Z

Turns out that this summer will see an addition to our family.  We are expecting a new baby.  Everyone is excited.  I'm a little nervous. There will be a lot to remember in caring for a new baby.  Luckily, I think I've got the cleaning and caring for baby clothes part down.

Cleaning and Caring for Baby Clothes originally appeared on About.com Housekeeping on Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 at 20:23:51.

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Video-How To Clean an Oven

2014-04-29T18:12:13Z

We've been cooking a lot outdoors as the weather has been so nice.  It's given me an excuse to get our oven cleaned, since it's not being used as much. For many people,  cleaning an oven can be intimidating. But given the right tools, it's a straightforward job.

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How To Clean a Cooktop

How To Clean an Oven

Video-How To Clean an Oven originally appeared on About.com Housekeeping on Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 at 18:12:13.

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