How to Clean an Oily Nose

An oily nose can be an annoyance and also may lead to issues like acne. Luckily, there are many ways you can treat an oily nose at home. Commercial products can help reduce oil on or near your nose. Natural methods, like steam treatments, can also reduce oils. If you’re worried about a reoccurrence, small(…)


How to Clean a Bristled Hairbrush

Routine hairbrush cleaning is an often-overlooked part of hygiene maintenance. From oil and grime build-up to dandruff and leftover hair product transferring between family members, roommates, or partners, routine cleaning of your hairbrush is important. An old hairbrush can be revitalized and its lifetime extended simply by removing collected hair, cleaning with an agent, and(…)


How to Clean a Metal Backsplash

Metal backsplashes are appealing because they are so resistant to damage. Still, regular cleaning is useful to prevent ugly stains from setting. The first step is always to blot up the stain and wipe it off with plain water. Tougher stains can be treated with soapy water, baking soda, or vinegar. When you are finished,(…)


How to Clean a Fiddler Crab Tank

Fiddler crabs are small, easy pets to take care of and are easier than fish. They create a lot of waste, though, so many people who don’t know how to clean up after them and don’t bother. However, you can clean their tank simply enough! Follow these steps to make sure your crabby friend has(…)


How to Clean Drinking Glasses

There are several ways to effectively clean drinking glasses with everyday household products. Wash glasses regularly with warm water and a minimal amount of dish soap, and allow the glasses to air dry. If you use a dishwasher, opt for a gentle cycle and space out the glasses to avoid damage. Use a vinegar solution(…)


How to Clean Shoe Insoles

Your shoes’ insoles can get pretty worn out after a while. With every step you take, the porous inserts absorb dirt, oil and perspiration, which can eventually lead to bacteria and mold. Killing these germs and banishing the stench they cause can be difficult, but it’s not impossible, provided you know the right tricks. For(…)


How to Clean a Coffee Maker

Coffee makers are convenient household appliances that can provide you with a fresh cup of java first thing in the morning. However, due to the high levels of moisture, they can easily harbor mold and bacteria. Drip filter coffee makers require cleaning after each use. They also need to be deep cleaned monthly to remove(…)


How to Clean a Glass Top Stove

Glass top stoves are often more susceptible to scratches and pits due to their delicate surfaces, especially when cleaned using abrasive sponges and cleaning products. Consider buying a commercial cleaning products designed specifically for glass top stoves, or you can safely and efficiently clean your glass top stove using baking soda, water, and a soft(…)