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Sorting Through My Late Mom’s Belongings Changed the Way I Look at Clutter

The most unexpected things can be the most meaningful.

How to Reorganize Your Closet—Without Using Any Plastic

Wood, linen, and canvas for the win.

The Oldest Cleaning Secret in the Book Just Got an Upgrade

Available in bergamot, citrus, and more.

Not to Be Dramatic, But Using a Chore Chart Literally Saved My Relationship

No more fighting about the dishes.

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This Is What Happens to Your Brain When You Declutter Your Home

There’s more to cleaning than just aesthetics.

The Time Has Come to KonMari Your Cleaning Supplies

Less really is more.

46 Percent of Houseguests Say This Is the First Thing They Notice About Your Space

Don’t worry. You can change it.

The New Way to Cleanse the Energy in Your Home

Crystals and sage not required.

21 Things to Toss From Your Bathroom This Weekend

Why is the tiniest space in your house often the most cluttered?

Our Ultimate Guide to Deep-Cleaning Your Home

It doesn’t have to be spring to start fresh.

Tracee Ellis Ross Just Made This Sunday Chore Look Ultra Relaxing

Is this the new Marie Kondo fold?

Eco-Friendly Home Cleaning Products That Actually Work

Effective and aesthetically pleasing.

These House Slippers Soothe My Neat-Freak Soul

Slide them on.

Would You Give Up Alcohol to Never Do Chores Again?

2,000 people come clean.

Dear Skeptics, Chic Toilet Brushes Do Exist

The search ends here.

5 Reddit Hacks for Making Your Grimy Grill Sparkle

Depending on your commitment level.

This Is the One Mistake You’re Probably Making With Your Plants

Luckily, it’s an easy fix.

Sorry, But Your Kitchen Sponge Is Secretly Filthy

Hacks to keep them bacteria-free.

Goodbye, Windex: There’s a New $2 Chic (Nontoxic!) Cleaner in Town

It really works, too.

The Newest Cleaning Trend Is All About Bringing Bacteria Into Your Home—Wait, What?

Probiotic power.

How to Spring-Clean Your Whole Home in 6 Days

Procrastinators, it’s your time to shine.

Why Cleaning Makes Your Heart Race (It’s Not Because of Terrifying Messes)

Don’t sweep on this.

5 Obscure Areas in Your Home You’re Probably Forgetting to Clean

As told by Reddit users.

The Lazy-Girl Secret to Cleaning Your Shower

With nearly zero effort.

10 Decor Items to Retire Before You’re 30

And what to buy instead.

The 8 Best Air Purifiers to Keep Your Spring Allergies at Bay

Breathe easy.

6 Things You Should Throw Out Immediately

All in the name of spring cleaning.

Doctor’s Orders: How to Keep Germs Out of Your Home During Flu Season

Prevention is key.

The Under-$100 Target Purchase That Extended the Life of My Rug by Years

It’s the retailer’s best-kept secret.

6 Ways Your Home Might Be Making You Anxious (and How to Change It)

Chill vibes only.

7 Tiny Vacuums Made for Tiny Apartments

Spring-cleaning is around the corner.

5 Nontoxic Cleaning Product Swaps for a Safe and Healthy Home

Ditch the chemicals.

Inside the Fascinating World of Instagram’s Cleaning Influencers

Plus, their top tips to get your own house in order.

10 Cleaning Hacks We Learned From Professional Housekeepers

Spring-cleaning is about to get a whole lot easier.

Laundry Experts Do These 4 Things Before Tossing Their Clothes in the Wash

Divide and conquer.

Do You Have One (or All) of the Internet’s Favorite Cleaning Products?

The reviewers have spoken.

Amazon Reviewers Think This $70 Vacuum Is Better Than Its $400 Counterpart

Here’s why it’s a cult buy.

5 Genius Ways to Fight Microwave and Kitchen Grease, According to Reddit

Goodbye, grime.

13 Ways to Declutter Your Home This Month

Make good on your resolution.

These Cleaning Supplies Look So Nice That You’ll Actually Want to Clean

Get to it.

Reddit Has the Ultimate Secret to Ceiling Fan Dust

We’re big fans.

Haven’t Washed Your Duvet in 6 Months? It’s Probably Full of Dust Mites

It’s time for a deep clean.

Your Sleeping Position Can Determine How Often to Wash Your Sheets

No, really.

This $75 Floor Cleaner Sold Out In Two Hours

It’s ‘supernatural’.

This Japanese Cleaning Tool Is Genius (and Costs Less Than $7)

It's game-changing.

Trader Joe’s vs. Whole Foods vs. Target: The Best Place to Buy Household Essentials

The verdict is in.

14 Things You Should Do Before November 1st

Your ultimate summer-to-fall checklist is here.

5 Old-School Cleaning Hacks Using Items You Already Have

Mom-approved tips that will save you time and money.

Extremely Organized People All Have This One Thing in Common

Hint: It happens in the kitchen.