Stain Removal Blog: A Mom's Guide To House Cleaning, Laundry And Stains

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This blog, and the site as a whole, is your one stop guide to just about anything you'd like to know about house cleaning tips, laundry tips, stain removal from various surfaces, and other household remedies and hints.

On the site you'll find lots of articles, tips, product reviews and more, all designed to help you figure out the simplest and most effective ways to deal with all of your cleaning tasks, both common and unusual, so you can have time for all the other parts of your life!

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The Latest Articles On Stain Removal 101

Cabinet Cleaners Reviews - Which Products Work Best?

Cabinet Cleaners Reviews
Here are quite a few cabinet cleaners reviews from readers who've tried both specialty products and general cleaners for their kitchen and other cabinets, to help you determine which products work best for this task.

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31 Days Of Spring Cleaning: Day 20 Vacuum And/Or Shampoo Carpets

Carpet Stains
Here are over 35 carpet stain removal tips for all types of spots and spills you could get on your carpet, organized by type of stain from A to Z.

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Bathroom Cleaner Reviews

Bathroom Cleaner Reviews
Read over 35 bathroom cleaner reviews shared by Mom reviewers like you to find out which products work best, and which should stay on the store shelf.

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31 Days Of Spring Cleaning: Day 19 Clean Upholstery

Clean Upholstery
Upholstery gets dirty quickly, and seems to attract spots and spills, but most people don't know how to clean it. Learn how to clean upholstery and remove stains with these tips and instructions.

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Car And Auto Upholstery Cleaner Reviews

Car And Auto Upholstery Cleaner
Here are lots of car and auto upholstery cleaner reviews, for both fabric and leather interiors, to find the best product to clean inside your car.

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Room Air Freshener Reviews

Room Air Freshener Reviews
Read room air freshener reviews, and share your own, to find out which products work best, and which should stay on the store shelf.

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How To Remove A Gas Stain And Smells

Remove A Gas Stain
Here are tips for how to remove a gas stain or smell from clothes.

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Problems With Cascade Action Pacs Dishwasher Detergent

Problems With Cascade Action Pacs
Here's a collection of reader experiences where they've shared problems with Cascade Action Pacs Dishwasher Detergent, including the pacs not dissolving and clogging up the dishwasher.

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31 Days Of Spring Cleaning: Day 18 General Dusting

 Dusting
Here are reviews and recommendations for various types of dusting tools and products to keep your home clean and dust free.

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31 Days Of Spring Cleaning: Day 17 Clean Window Blinds

Clean Window Blinds
Here are window blind cleaner reviews and recommendations so you can find out which products work best to make this tedious task a bit easier.

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Adhesive Removal Products Reviews: Which Ones Work Best?

Adhesive Removal Products Reviews
Here are quite a few adhesive removal product reviews to help you determine which adhesive removers work well to help you remove the sticky stuff from your surfaces.

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Shower Cleaners Reviews

Shower Cleaners Reviews
Read shower cleaners reviews (over 25 brands reviewed), and share your own, to find out which products work best, and which should stay on the store shelf. There are reviews of both specialty cleaners and general cleaners.

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31 Days Of Spring Cleaning: Day 16 Clean Drapes & Curtains

Clean Drapes & Curtains
Here's instructions for how to clean drapes and curtains of many varieties, to remove dust and soil and return them to looking great once again, without damage.

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31 Days Of Spring Cleaning: Day 15 Clean Baseboards

Clean Baseboards
Here's simple steps for how to clean baseboards in your home, including how often to generally clean them as well as how to remove scuffs and marks from everyday living.

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Toilet Cleaner Reviews

Toilet Cleaner
Read toilet cleaner reviews (over 40 products reviews), including of specialty products and more general use products, to find out which products work best, and which should stay on the store shelf. You'll also see reviews for both inside and out of the toilet bowl.

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31 Days Of Spring Cleaning: Day 14 Clean Walls

Clean Ceilings
Here are general tips for cleaning walls that become dusty or dirty with time, plus a roundup of tips for removing many types of marks from walls, like crayon, markers, and more.

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31 Days Of Spring Cleaning: Day 13 Clean Ceilings

Clean Ceilings
Here are tips, tricks and product recommendations for ceiling cleaning, to make this tedious chore easier and more effective. Includes information on popcorn ceilings as well.

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Homemade Glass Cleaner Recipes

Homemade Glass Cleaner
Read many homemade glass cleaner recipes submitted by readers using natural and common ingredients to make your glass shine.

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Missing Socks In Your Laundry: 3 Ways To Prevent Losing Them

Missing Socks
Here are three ways to prevent missing socks in your laundry, so you neither lose your socks or your mind trying to find a match when you need one!

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31 Days Of Spring Cleaning: Day 11 Clean Bath Mats And Shower Curtains

Shower Curtains
Here are instructions and tips for how to clean a shower curtain instead of having to replace it when it gets dirty and gross.

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Homemade Shower Cleaner Recipe For Daily Use

Homemade Shower Cleaner
Read several homemade shower cleaner recipes for daily or periodic uses, including recipes to clean glass shower doors of hard water and soap scum buildup naturally.

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Simple & Chemical Free Drain Unclogger: Zip It Drain Cleaning Tool

Drain Unclogger
Here's my review of the Zip It drain cleaning tool, a simple and chemical free drain unclogger that really works.

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Homemade Toilet Bowl Cleaner Recipes

Homemade Toilet Bowl Cleaner
Several recipes for homemade toilet bowl cleaner, many with natural and eco-friendly ingredients, and a couple of unexpected suggestions too.

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31 Days Of Spring Cleaning: Day 8 Clean Bathroom Countertops And Sinks

Clean Bathroom Countertops And Sinks
Here are homemade chrome cleaner and polish recipes, to keep this metal clean in your home for less.

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Garbage Disposal Smells - Home Remedies To Fix The Problem

Garbage Disposal Smells
Read several home remedies using natural ingredients you can use to get rid of garbage disposal smells in your sink and kitchen.

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31 Days Of Spring Cleaning: Day 7 Clean Garbage Disposal And Drain

Clean Kitchen Countertops And Drains
Here are 4 recipes for homemade drain cleaner using (mostly) natural ingredients, for both clogs and smells and odors, so you don't have to use caustic commercial drain cleaners.

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31 Days Of Spring Cleaning: Day 6 Cleaning Pots, Pans, Bakeware & Cookware

Cleaning Pots
Normally cleaning pots, pans, baking sheets and cookware is routine, but when there's baked on grease or burnt stuff you need more help. Here's tips to help you get everything clean again.

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Tips For Disinfecting & Cleaning Countertop Kitchen Surfaces

Cleaning Countertop
Here are tips for disinfecting and cleaning countertop kitchen surfaces so you have a safe and clean work surface for food preparation and daily household tasks.

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31 Days Of Spring Cleaning: Day 5 How To Clean Kitchen Sinks

Clean Kitchen Sinks
Here are tips for how to clean kitchen sinks, whether stainless steel or porcelain, including both daily care and for deep cleaning. You can also share your own tips too.

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How To Create A Stain Removal Kit & What To Put In It

Stain Removal Kit
Instructions for how to make a stain removal kit for your laundry room or area, including tips for what types of things to put in it, and why.

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31 Days Of Spring Cleaning: Day 4 Cleaning Refrigerator

Cleaning Refrigerator
The idea of cleaning refrigerator shelves, drawers and all of the inside isn't fun, but its got to get done. Here are instructions to make it easier, and get the job done right.

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31 Days Of Spring Cleaning: Day 3 Cleaning Appliances

Cleaning Appliances
Here are tips and tricks for cleaning appliances of all types and varieties, both inside and out.

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31 Days Of Spring Cleaning: Day 2 Clean Oven And Stove

Clean Oven
Here are some recipes for natural oven cleaner to get your oven clean without harsh chemicals.

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31 Days Of Spring Cleaning: Day 1 Clean Kitchen Cabinets

Clean Kitchen Cabinets
Learn how to clean kitchen cabinets off, of all the greasy dirt that accumulates from cooking here, and also share tips of your own.

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How To Remove Chapstick Stains On Clothing

Remove Chapstick Stains
Knowing how to remove chapstick stains on clothing is a must if you accidentally run your clothes through the wash without getting that chapstick out of your pocket.

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How To Remove Tree Sap From Car

Remove Tree Sap From Car
Tips for how to remove tree sap from car paint, with both techniques for removal along with recommended products for the job.

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Tide Detergent Allergies: Symptoms & Experiences

Tide Detergent Allergies
Readers share their experiences with Tide detergent allergies, sharing what scents and types caused them problems with symptoms such as itching, rashes and/or hives.

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31 Days Of Spring Cleaning

31 Days Of Spring Cleaning
Here's my free spring cleaning schedule to deep clean your whole house in 31 days, including a free printable checklist.

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The Ultimate Guide To Oxiclean: Reviews & Uses

Oxiclean
Here is the ultimate guide to Oxiclean, the product used to fight stains and clean all types of items. Lots of uses, for both laundry and cleaning, as well as reviews of lots of products.

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Removing Berry Stains From Clothing: Home Remedies

Berry Stains
Here are lots of tips and tricks for removing berry stains from clothes, including home remedies.

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Upholstery Dry Cleaning Tips

Upholstery Dry Cleaning
Do you have upholstered furniture that says to dry clean only? If so, here are tips for upholstery dry cleaning you can use to spot clean and remove stains from this upholstery yourself.

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How To Remove A Food Coloring Stain

Remove A Food Coloring Stain
Here are tips and tricks for removing a food coloring stain caused by drips and spills from foods containing these dyes.

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Cleaning Refrigerator: Tips, Tricks & How To's

Cleaning Refrigerator
The idea of cleaning refrigerator shelves, drawers and all of the inside isn't fun, but its got to get done. Here are instructions to make it easier, and get the job done right.

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Cleaning Pots, Pans, Bakeware & Cookware: Tips & Home Remedies

Cleaning Pots
Normally cleaning pots, pans, baking sheets and cookware is routine, but when there's baked on grease or burnt stuff you need more help. Here's tips to help you get everything clean again.

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Top Valentine's Day Stains & How To Remove Them

Valentine's Day Stains
Here's a list of the top types of stains you're likely to encounter as a result of Valentine's Day, and how to remove them.

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How To Wash Kitchen Towels, Dish Cloths & Kitchen Rags

Wash Kitchen Towels
Here's how to care for and wash kitchen towels, dish cloths and other kitchen cleaning rags to make sure they do their job without causing cross-contamination.

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How To Remove The Top 10 Thanksgiving Stains

Thanksgiving Stains
Here's a guide to removing the top 10 most common types of Thanksgiving stains so you can stop worrying about clean up and just enjoy the day itself, and the rest of your long weekend.

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Uses Of Hydrogen Peroxide For Laundry

Hydrogen Peroxide For Laundry
Here are uses for hydrogen peroxide for laundry, to remove stains and overall brighten your clothes.

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Ultimate Guide To Using Dry Cleaning Solvent Uses For Stain Removal

Dry Cleaning Solvent
Learn when to use dry cleaning solvent to remove certain types of stains from clothing, upholstery and carpet, and which product I recommend.

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