Cleaning

Ditch the toxins—and the dirt—with these DIY spring cleaning recipes for bathrooms, kitchens, laundry, and everywhere else.

It's easy to avoid obviously dirty objects, but what about those that secretly breed icky bacteria? Here are 21 everyday objects that probably need a deep clean right about now.

self-cleaning plate
Washing up after dinner is so last year. A pair of Swedish designers has just created a self-cleaning plate using special chemicals that repel food. Could this hi-tech dishware make it more appealing to cook at home?
Plagued by household pests? Don’t reach for toxic repellants just yet. From centipedes to mice, read on to learn how to get rid of ‘em the safe, ethical, and environmentally friendly way.

A family of half-empty shampoo bottles in the shower, a collection of computer monitors, a drawer full of stained T-shirts. Clutter can cause a lot of stress, so check out these tips to get rid of that extra stuff.

It's easy to avoid obviously dirty objects, but what about those that secretly breed icky bacteria? Here are 21 everyday objects that probably need a deep clean right about now.

A family of half-empty shampoo bottles in the shower, a collection of computer monitors, a drawer full of stained T-shirts. Clutter can cause a lot of stress, so check out these tips to get rid of that extra stuff.

Plagued by household pests? Don’t reach for toxic repellants just yet. From centipedes to mice, read on to learn how to get rid of ‘em the safe, ethical, and environmentally friendly way.
self-cleaning plate
Washing up after dinner is so last year. A pair of Swedish designers has just created a self-cleaning plate using special chemicals that repel food. Could this hi-tech dishware make it more appealing to cook at home?
Ditch the toxins—and the dirt—with these DIY spring cleaning recipes for bathrooms, kitchens, laundry, and everywhere else.