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This DJ’s Cleaning Company Is All About Good Energy

Her tips for making your space a sanctuary.

This Is How Often You’re Actually Supposed to Clean Your AC Unit

Plus four other maintenance tips we learned from a pro.

The Key to Extending the Life of Your Dream Sofa

Red wine’s got nothing on these fabrics.

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How to Create a Functional (and Beautiful) Sanitization Station

Cleaning products deserve to look stylish, too.

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The Item Jeremiah Brent Says You Should Be Cleaning Twice a Year But Aren’t

It’s easier to maintain than you think.

The One Thing That Makes 46 Percent of Houseguests Uncomfortable

Don’t worry. You can change it.

Is This Material Swap the Secret to Warding Off Germs During the Pandemic?

NYC apartment developers seem to think so.

This $9 Purchase Will Make Your Whole Home Smell Better—We Promise

Three words: bamboo charcoal bags.

Check This Popular Home Improvement Off Your To-Do List During Quarantine

Homeowners and renters are diving in.

Soothe Your Nerves By Doing Chores—No, Really

Good news for green thumbs.

Dishes Are Piling Up Faster Than Ever, But We’ve Never Argued About It Less

Finally, a chore-dividing method that works.

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

There’s more to cleaning than just aesthetics.

It’s Less of a Hassle to Wash Laundry by Hand Than You Think

How to make do without a machine.

Muji’s Best-Selling Cleaning Product Is a One-and-Done Dust Solution

Use it in every room of the house.

This Is the Easiest Way to Clean Your Shower

A two-in-one idea we can get behind.

This $1 Soap Is My Favorite Tiny Luxury

Make all that handwashing feel a little special.

Your Cutting Boards Deserve a Mini Spa Treatment

Scrub them down with more than soap and water.

Soothe Your Thoughts With These Extremely Satisfying Cleaning Videos

Then tackle these tasks yourself.

Clever Cleaning Tips We Learned From Pro Housekeepers

Including a timesaving habit to start now.

10 Household Items You’re Definitely Forgetting to Clean

And how to tackle them the right way.

How Often Do You Really Clean These Neglected Spaces?

It might be time for a good scrub-down.

The Cleaning Method Taking Over Pinterest Is a Sprint, Not a Marathon

More free time is in your future.

6 Things You Should Throw Out Immediately

All in the name of spring cleaning.

Trader Joe’s Is Launching a Game-Changing Cleaning Product

It’s eco-friendly, to boot.

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

Prevention is key.

10 Decor Items to Retire Before You’re 30

And what to buy instead.

11 Things Your Cleaning Person Wants to Tell You—But Won’t

Are you and your housekeeper on the same page?

21 Things to Toss From Your Bathroom This Weekend

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

Is Your Home Stressing You Out?

Four signs to look for—and how to fix them.

The Best Cleaning Product Only Costs About $1

You probably already have it, too.

9 Cleaning Tricks That Get Rid of Kitchen Smells for Good

Sniff, sniff, what is that?

IKEA’s New Collection Will Actually Make You Want to Clean

And everything is under $40.

My Go-To Cleaning Tool Is Actually Meant for Baking

It will get you out of some tough scrapes.

13 Ways to Declutter Your Home This Month

Make good on your resolution.

The Time Has Come to KonMari Your Cleaning Supplies

Less really is more.

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

The most unexpected things can be the most meaningful.

The New Way to Cleanse the Energy in Your Home

Crystals and sage not required.

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.

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.