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How to organically whiten laundry — limiting bleach use

How-to whiten clothes organically - no bleach The adage "less is more" holds true in most cases and whitening or cleaning is no exception. With a minimum amount of product and some basic ingredients from Mother Nature, everyone can have clean clothes without harming the environment or the family... More

How to Make Liquid Laundry Detergent

How to Make Liquid Laundry Detergent According to Money Talks News, the average person can save up to 90% by making their own laundry detergent. Store bought laundry detergent costs an average of 20 cents a load or more. Making your own laundry detergent only costs around 2 cents a load. That... More

How to avoid clutter in your house

Say goodbye to the chaos Clutter is an issue in many houses today. It can take over any room of your home. It has a life of its own. Clutter makes your house feel smaller and disorganized, even if you know every piece that is part of your clutter. Where does clutter come from? Some people just... More

How to conserve water in the home

Water a precious commodity These days we are all more conscious of the need to protect the environment and to use our valuable resources wisely. Water is one of the most precious commodities that we have. It is needed for life itself and is not the limitless resource that we once thought it to... More

How to sort your laundry

Sorting your laundry Having the whitest, brightest and cleanest laundry requires that laundry be sorted. They are several steps to the sorting process. If you follow these steps you will help to make sure that your clothing and household laundry not only comes out clean and... More

How to defrost your freezer easily

Defrosting made easy Every once in a while, you notice the build up of ice in the freezer. What happens if you leave this is that the freezer becomes less efficient, and has trouble sealing correctly. It is important, therefore, that you defrost the freezer at regular intervals to keep it in tip... More

How to be green and frugal in the bathroom

Go green The bathroom is the most used room in the house, next to the kitchen. There are many ways that you can go green in the bathroom without too much inconvenience to you. Not only will being green in the bathroom help to save the planet, it will also help to save you money. Anyone can go... More

How to clean granite worktops

Granite is a wonderful natural finish for the modern kitchen, coming in a range of colors to suit the style of the kitchen. Cleaning granite worktops is not as difficult as one may imagine. In fact, with ongoing care, the worktops can be kept looking like new. The best thing about these worktops... More