Cleaning Under the Influence: Spring Pollen & Your Home
Spring is in the air…and it’s making you wheeze. Consumer Affairs #1 Tip for Spring Allergy Sufferers this season is: Clean your home. “Cobwebs, pet fur, mold, and other allergens can accumulate over the winter. Give your home a deep scrub to eliminate existing allergens and get rid of mold, which can build up in basements and bathrooms and flourish in rainy spring weather.”
When Your Dinner Guests Are Allergic to Your Pets
Ever invited someone to dinner, only to discover they’re extremely allergic to your cat or dog? Someone who takes the Benadryl AND their allergy medication, but breaks out in hives anyway? Experiences asthma? It’s a common situation that can be frustratingly difficult for both of you, especially when the allergy victim is a frequent visitor, like a grandmother.
Turkey Day Prep: How to Clean Your Oven
Thanksgiving is coming, and if you’re cooking, you might be glancing over at the oven and wondering: when was the last time you cleaned it? Which is a bit silly really, because you can tell just by looking whether it needs cleaning. And like most of us, it definitely does.
Here's why Fall cleaning is better than Spring Cleaning
Most of us have heard the virtues of Spring cleaning extolled since we can remember, but what about Fall? There are so many great reasons to give your home the thorough deep-cleaning it needs during these Fall months. Here are 5 of them.