House Cleaning

Take the chore out of housecleaning with easy techniques that will get your home clean in no time. Our tips and tricks will help you clean your home efficiently. Even when you're crunched for time, our cleaning shortcuts will show you how to speed-clean your home.

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How to Clean a Bird Bath Properly
Our feathered friends deserve a spa day, too. A clean bird bath gives avian visitors a comfortable, safe spot to rest and wash—here's how to keep yours tidy.
What Exactly Is Green Cleaning? How to Choose the Right Eco-Friendly Cleaning Products
Does browsing through the cleaning aisle leave you puzzled about the meaning of words like green, natural, and sustainable? Experts explain what these cleaning buzzwords mean, plus how to pick products that are right for your family.
How to Clean an Outdoor Rug to Remove Mildew, Dirt, and Stains
When's the last time you gave your outdoor rug a deep clean? Use these six easy steps to get rid of dirt, dust, and allergens from this favorite patio accessory.
How to Clean an Outdoor Umbrella to Remove Unsightly Buildup
Outdoor umbrellas can accumulate stains, mildew, and moisture over time. Here's how to clean this patio staple in time for summer.

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4 Soft Surfaces in Your Home You Didn't Know You Could Sanitize—But Definitely Should
You might be regularly cleaning them but, just as with hard surfaces, it's important to sanitize cozy fabric items, too.
Here's Every Winner from Our 2022 Clean House Awards

Raise your hand if you love to clean. No takers? That's OK; we do. Our testers washed, wiped, sprayed, mopped, and vacuumed their way to these 42 new products we think will make the chore easier this year.