Keep your home clean and clutter-free with these household hints and tips.
Those green and brown stains in your toilet aren't your fault. They got there through the minerals in your water. The question is, how do you make them disappear?
If ants ever invade your house or yard, you'll be well-armed for dealing with the problem -- and keeping your pets safe -- if you follow this set of anti-infestation tips.
One of the biggest complaints among apartment renters is being able to hear the sound from the people you share your walls with. Here are a few ways to help you deal with the noise.
Bidets have never been popular in the United States, so "comeback" might not be quite the right word. But there's definitely a growing grassroots effort in support of them -- and it's coming from a perhaps surprising group.
Nobody likes to clean the bathroom. But if you clean a few things every day, it will make those dreaded deep cleanings a snap.
Cockroaches are nasty little critters and one of the worst things about them is you never know where they're hiding. We'll tell you 10 places they could be.
You might think your kitchen is perfectly clean, but good kitchen sanitation is about more than appearances. It's really a matter of concentrating on three things: storage, preparation and cleaning.
Ants are a year-round nuisance in homes and buildings. Where do they come from? This article discusses the various locations where ants can build nests.
Ants are pretty predictable, and you can keep them out of your cupboards and pantry if you adopt a few ant-busting habits.
Most ants are opportunistic feeders; they'll eat just about anything. There are some ant species that do have preferences, though.
Generally when you see termites you think, "Call an exterminator. Stat." But can you take care of the problem yourself?
Ants may be unwanted guests looking for shelter from inclement weather, but a more likely explanation is that they've located food. Stop them before they invade.
If you live on planet Earth, it's pretty much guaranteed you've had a run-in with a cockroach. Here's how to prevent it from happening frequently.
For such tiny little critters, termites can leave a path of destruction costing thousands of dollars. The best thing to know about termites is how to avoid them altogether.
In the battle of the bugs, which is worse for your home: termites or ants? The answer may surprise you.
Fire ants are aggressive insects that can inflict bites and venomous stings when they feel threatened. If you've been bitten, you know the experience is no laughing matter.
There are thousands of species of ants worldwide, but only a few that you might encounter in your home. Here are a some species you can probably identify in your own kitchen!
Self-cleaning public toilets are already a common sight in European cities, but exactly how do they work?
Fleas and ticks can do a number on your pets and your home. There are things you can do to prevent them, but if you've got them, you'll have to work a little bit harder.
Termites can wreak havoc on a home, so you should always be on the lookout for an infestation. But what should you look for?
It may seem like a no-brainer but there is actually a science to keeping your toilet bowl clean. We'll flush away the mystery.
Cleaning the bathroom is a very dirty -- and sometimes -- gross job. But with the right tools, you can finish the job in the blink of an eye!
Granite countertops make lovely additions to any home, but they can become unsightly if you don't know how to clean them. Luckily, we have ways to help.
It's not uncommon for your bathroom to occasionally have bad odors. But when you smell sewage, that's usually not a good sign.
For most of us, the toilet is a simple, white, porcelain thing we don't think much about. But for others, it's literally a throne, and some are made of gold and crystals.