Who doesn't love commercial cleaning wipes?
They're wickedly convenient--but also wickedly expensive and often contain harsh chemicals.
The alternative: make your own refillable cleaning wipes!
Homemade cleaning wipes are easy to make, economical, and contain only those cleaning agents you select. Use them in the kitchen, the bathroom, or for cleaning windows.
Wooden kitchen utensils have been around since man (or woman) first picked up a stick. Although the plastics industry tried to convince people that using wood was unsafe - studies since have proven that fact wrong. Wood spoons have lasted through the ages. Every time we visit any location of historic significance Tom...
Clear the area. Remove whatever tables, chairs, throw rugs and other obstacles are on the floor.
- If you're cleaning any of those things, too, clean them first. That way, if any debris falls on the floor, it'll fall before you clean.
- If you'll be cleaning counters, tabletops, or other surfaces, clean those first.
- Send anyone likely to walk...
A cotton swab is a short spindle with one or both ends coated with an absorbent cotton padding. Such swabs have long been used for various cosmetic and personal hygiene tasks, particularly for cleaning the ear. The cotton swab was invented in the 1920s by a Polish-born American named Leo Gerstenzang. Leo had...