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Water Testing Helps Ensure Better Water For Homeowners Homeowners use water for many purposes, including drinking, cooking, washing, heating, humidifying, flushing (the No. 1 use of water in a home) and their pets. Those are just a few reasons homeowners should make sure they understand what’s in their water.
Be Green and Healthy - At Home And AwayFinding ways to be more energy efficient and eco-positive isn’t just good for the environment — it can be good for your home, your family and your bottom line.
Living With Allergies—And AnimalsThere is good news for the estimated one in five allergy sufferers who have pets: There are ways you and your pet can live together.
EPA Says: Save 10,000 Gallons in 10 MinutesDid you know that easy-to-fix household leaks could waste at least 10,000 gallons of water per year (and 10 percent of your water bill)?
IEHA Recommends ‘Slippery’ Surfaces - But It’s Not What You ThinkWhen all you want to do is get the house clean, you’re probably not too focused on getting organized. There are surfaces to dust, floors to mop and bathrooms to scrub. There’s no time to get things all lined up in a row, right? Wrong.
Ten Tips On Clutter Control10 tips to help you get organized.
Preventive Pest ControlFollow these tips for helping to keep your home pest-free.
Don’t Sacrifice Safety When Using A MicrowaveThe convenience of microwave cooking can also present a few challenges—such as making sure that food prepared in a microwave is cooked to its safe temperature.
IEHA Shares Three Top Tips for Home CleaningThese are: Declutter, Resolve to Dissolve, and Contain Don’t Strain.
Involving Kids in Cleaning - A Key to Family SuccessEncouraging your kids to pitch in with household chores can do more than help keep your house clean.
Cleaning And Organizing - Year-RoundOnce a year, many people scour their homes — deep cleaning and getting rid of items they haven’t used or worn in years. However, people who clean and stay organized throughout the year are more likely to be happy, healthy and financially comfortable.
Lighten Your Laundry Room LoadWith an organized and well-designed laundry room, it’s almost effortless to launder even the largest loads.
Caring For Granite CountertopsGranite requires special care and attention because it’s a natural stone. Here are a few tips to help you protect your investment.
Do You Know Where Your House is Wasting Water?Each year, the average American home wastes more than 10,000 gallons of water on easy-to-fix household leaks.
Bed Bugs and What to Do About ThemIf the thought of bed bugs attacking your home has you scratching already, here are tips to help you figure out if you have bed bugs, and what to do about them.
IEHA and The Housekeeping Channel (HC) Promote Clean and Healthy Schools For Dummies Pocket Guide – Warding Off Cold and Flu Season Through Preventive StepsThe International Executive Housekeepers Association (now “IEHA”) and The Housekeeping Channel (HC) are pleased to present free flu-prevention information for schools.
Messy Times And How To Handle ThemAt-home parties and other get-togethers can nearly triple the weekly cleaning time spent by women.
Protecting People and Planet Through Better Cleaning ChoicesFamilies are questioning the presence of chemical products in their homes and taking steps to replace them with healthier alternatives made from more benign ingredients.
Living With Pets And PlantsAdding plants is a great way to spruce up your home, but if you share your home with a dog or cat, you’ll want to choose your plants carefully.
An Easy, Greener Way To Recycle Food Waste?Disposers may offer more than just convenience. In several respects, they’re an environmentally responsible alternative to putting food waste in a landfill.