An Orderly Home & Office

Cleaning Window Sills

February 1, 2015
Deep cleaning needed on your window sills?

  

Here is a How-To by Clean My Space


 

Fresh Fridge

January 13, 2015


3 Tips to Keep Your Fridge Fresh (click here)

*soak a few cotton balls in vanilla 

*cut an orange in half and scoop out pulp and add sea salt

*add alka seltzer to a glass of water



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Please Contain It! :)

September 6, 2014
It is so much easier to clean when you are not shuffling things around on a table top or counters.  Just a few ideas...


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A Cleaning Lady's Secrets

September 6, 2014












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Think Cleaning Before the Cleaning Lady Comes Is Ridiculous?

September 6, 2014
If your house keeper is in agreement that she will also be the maid then everything is covered -- simply add a few hours onto normal cleaning time.  If however your budget is limited and the house keeper only has a small window of time and  is using this time to pickup and scrub buildup or grim it leaves very little time to wipe, shine and polish your home.  

A few articles I've found on pre cleaning before hand...

The Cafe Mom "Cleaning Before the Cleaning Lady Arrives"

Apartment Therapy "How t...

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Want To Do Your Laundry All Naturally?

August 25, 2014

Printable Copy (click here)


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Houzz - 10 Secrets to a Neat Living Room

August 24, 2014

Keep the clutter at bay with ‘speed bumps,’ hidden storage and a little-stuff drawer.  

To read this Houzz Article (click here).


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How to Freshen a Mattress

April 1, 2014
http://www.abowlfulloflemons.net/2014/03/how-to-clean-and-freshen-a-mattress.html

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How To Sort Things You've Been Hanging On To

March 25, 2014
4 Easy Steps (more)




apartment therapist - Letting Go
To much stuff is a common problem, especially when your home is on the smaller side.  Maxwell Ryan shares his secret for clearing out.  

Keep it Clutter Free 
Maintain order in your living room, office, kitchen, or bedroom with more secrets to organization success.  

"My method for easing the anxiety of letting something go is to use what I call an Outbox, Maxwell Says.  Here is how it works:

Set Up: Find a space for your Outbox.  It doesn't need...

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The Ultimate Window Cleaner

March 25, 2014

The Ultimate Window Cleaner

Its spring cleaning time & there’s no better way to begin your cleaning plan, than by whipping up a batch of your very own homemade cleaners.  Save a ton of money & eliminate the toxins.  It’s all about “green cleaning”!  Today, I’m going to share my recipe for the ULTIMATE WINDOW CLEANER.  I use this recipe daily and it does the job very well.  (more) 


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