Cleaning and Organizing

Keeping your home germ-free is more important than ever—but that doesn’t mean you want to spend all your time cleaning. Here, you’ll find cleaning strategies that will save you time, money and effort, and genius home organizing tips to make the most of every square foot of space.

Clearing the Clutter

Too much stuff at home? Here's how you can keep your home clean, organized and clutter-free.


Organize Your Home with Minimalist Living

More and more Canadians are saying goodbye to stuff and hello to minimalist living.


7 Ways to Support Non-Profits Without Opening Your Wallet

Ridding yourself of clutter can be a great opportunity to give back to your community. Every time you donate your...


14 Tips to Stop Closet Clutter

Is clutter taking over your closets? These simple steps will help you create instant space.


How to Clean Up Your Kids’ Clutter Creatively

It seems like a never-ending struggle to find practical ways to keep kids puzzle pieces from landing in the same...


Here’s Why and How to Part with Stuff that Creates Clutter

It's lurking in your basement, your garage, and in the furthest recesses of your closet. If you're not careful, it...


9 Fun (and Charitable!) Ways to Get Your Family to De-Clutter

They say a de-cluttered space leads to a de-cluttered mind. It's also a great opportunity to teach children the value...


9 Ways to Encourage Kids to Give Up Old Toys

Your kids haven't used their toys in ages, but are still reluctant to give them to charity. Here's how to...

5 Creative Ways to Contain Clutter

Bring order to scattered household items with these inspired ideas.


11 Ways to Pick Up The Pieces After A Flood

After any natural disaster, be it a flood or a storm, it's important to take great care to keep you...


9 DIY Ways To Remove Kitchen Smells

If your kitchen absorbed the scent of last night's dinner these simple solutions will get rid of stuck on smells.


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4 Ways to Spot a Good Dry Cleaner

The quality of work varies drastically from one dry cleaner to another. If you're considering taking your clothes to an...


8 Surprising Laundry Secrets

From treating collar stains to keeping your jeans in impeccable shape, here are eight indispensable laundry secrets.


13 Cleaning Tips You’ve Never Heard of

Clean your bathroom, kitchen and floors with these affordable, do-it-yourself cleaning tricks. Chances are you never even heard of these...


7 Secret Kitchen-Cleaning Tips

Clean your coffee pots, mugs, sink and more with these handy kitchen-cleaning secrets.


10 Tricks for Cleaning Your Cookware

Remove water spots, keep silverware shining and make sure your finest crystal looks like a million bucks with these no-fail...

5 DIY Remedies for Furniture Water Rings

Remove the toughest water rings from your wood furniture using simple household ingredients and a little elbow grease.


10 DIY Mirror Cleaner Tips

These terrific DIY mirror cleaning tips guarantee clean bathroom mirrors, glass tables and fireplace doors with ease.


DIY Wall Cleaner and Cleaning Tips

Stick it to grime, stains and scuffs with our ultimate do-it-yourself guide to floor cleaning and DIY wall cleaner.


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10 Ways to Spring Clean Like a Pro

No one looks forward to spring-cleaning. But think how much better your house will feel when it's done! Here are...


10 House Cleaning Home Remedies

Ditch expensive cleaners and head for the vinegar, lemon and bleach, because we've found 10 home remedies guaranteed to make...

12 Essential Laundry Tips and Tricks

Remove stains and tackle the toughest laundry tasks with this no-fail guide to essential laundry tips and tricks.


5 Surprisingly Quick Cleaning Projects

Short on time, and trying to get your home in ship-shape? Make a regular routine of these easy cleaning projects...


4 Chore-Busting Tips

Chores are unavoidable, but it doesn't mean they have to take up your whole day. We've got time-saving strategies to...


Homemade Cleaning Products

Want to avoid harsh chemical cleaners in your household? Save money and protect your family's health by making your own...


4 Ways to Clean a Dirty Grill

Do you dread having to scrub your grill clean? Try one of these quick and easy ways that involve a...


5 Handy Tool Substitutes

Sometimes, while in the middle of a repair job, you may find you're missing the one tool that's perfect for...