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10/04/2019

Time to Give Thanks

Hay bales and a harvest moon have signaled autumn's arrival -- October sure is a busy one around the house! We're sharing a month's worth of cleaning tips and hints here designed to help you survive Thankgiving, Halloween and every day in between.  With gorgeous gourds, devilish goblins and pumpkin spice everything out in full force, 'tis the season for giving thanks and getting the yard cleaned up and in shape for the colder temps ahead. In addition to raking leaves and trimming back garde...

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09/01/2019

The Big List of Bathroom Cleaning Tips

The bathroom is arguably the grossest room in your house. And now that the holidays are over and the houseguests have left, it’s time to reclaim your space! So, this month, we’re unleashing the mother load of bathroom cleaning tips. Get ready to get your mind blown because this is our complete list of restroom cleaning hacks and how-to’s. Ready, set, scrub!   Toilet Before cleaning your toilet, drop two Alka Seltzer tablets into the bowl. After they fizz, clean the bowl with a Libman Toile...

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08/01/2019

How to Get Kids Excited About Chores

  “Chores are fun!” said no child ever. With summer break just beginning, your kids are going to be spending lots more time at home. Every parent knows that more time at home means more opportunities for mess making. So, how do you pull your kids away from their video games, neighborhood hangouts, and endless playtime to do the thing they dread the most: chores? Here are a few tips on how to encourage – and maybe even get kids excited about – cleaning!  Use Fun Tools Why not use cleaning too...

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07/01/2019

Prepping for Pet Messes

  Believe it or not, it’s totally possible to have a clean home and own a pet (or two). Just because you have a dog doesn’t mean your house has to smell like dog. And even though your cat may be shedding his winter coat, you don’t have to be covered in cat hair. Pet messes are just part of pet ownership, but the key to a clean home is to plan for the mess rather than reacting to it as it happens. We’ve compiled seven tips on how to plan for the inevitable pet messes. (Or at least clean them ...

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06/03/2019

A Tidy Home is Tied to Wellness

With all the buzz around Marie Kondo’s Netflix show, “Tidying Up,” America has become obsessed with cleaning out our closets, shelves, kitchens, and garages. As we consider what items in our home “spark joy,” we also need to consider why it’s so important to de-clutter our homes. Multiple studies suggest that a tidier home can lead to lower levels of stress, increased productivity, and overall wellness. And, who doesn’t need that? So, how can you tidy up without spending days or weeks “KonM...

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05/06/2019

Brush Up on Your Brushes

Here at Libman we like to say that, “Your kitchen is only as clean as it’s best scrub brush.” And it’s no secret that we have a ton of different sponges and scrubbers to choose from. But which is the right one for your task? Follow this is a handy guide for selecting the perfect cleaning tool for your kitchen, and you’ll be scrubbing away in no time.

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