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How to Clean Practically Anything

By Consumer Reports

How to Clean Practically Anything by Consumer Reports

Publisher Info

Consumer Reports

101 Truman Avenue

Yonkers, NY  10703-1057 USA

(800) 500-9760

Cleaning doesn't have to be a chore if you know the best, most efficient way to get the job done. Consumer Reports' How to Clean (and Care for) Practically Anything is the one book that gives you smart cleaning strategies, plus:

  • At-a-glance charts for removing stains from fabric, upholstery, floors and more.
  • Comprehensive A-to-Z listing for the best way to clean more than 200 household items.
  • What to know when choosing the right cleaning agent for the job at hand.
  • An in-depth guide to all of the cleaning appliances and tools you might need, from air cleaners to vacuums, from brooms to water filters.
  • A separate section of special cleaning advice, with comprehensive care information for laundry, flooring and more. Plus recipes for everyday household cleaners.


  • Easy cleaning strategies
  • Cleaning Agents A - Z
  • Your personal cleaning advisor
  • Ideas to sparkle up your home, car, clothes and more

Special Cleaning Advice:

  • Laundry
  • Carpeting
  • Stain Removal
  • Flooring
  • Fire & Flood Damage
  • And more



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$16.95 plus S&H

Paperback, 303 pages


How to Clean Practically Anything by Consumer Reports:  Created on October 7th, 2004.  Last Modified on October 7th, 2004


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