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Abrasive (scouring) cleaners
|They're great aids in deep cleaning, but be careful — don't cause damage that can only complicate future cleaning.|
|Granular substances that soak up stains and spills.|
|The main active ingredient in vinegar.|
|That bottle of nail-polish remover has more than just one purpose.|
|It's helpful — and hazardous — at the same time.|
Acoustic popcorn ceiling
|A ceiling finish that presents a cleaning challenge.|
Acoustical tile ceiling
|A ceiling that absorbs sound — plus a whole lot more.|
|Clean gently without abrasives.|
|There are several different types, but these useful appliances are no substitute for good cleaning and other preventive measures.|
|Forced-air heating and air-conditioning systems have filters that need regular attention.|
|This standard measures the cleaning power of a vacuum cleaner.|
|Clean with damp cloth or sponge but don't overwet.|
|A solvent, degreaser and adhesive remover with many uses.|
|Best for removing grease and oil.|
|These bedding accessories are a must for people with severe asthma or allergic sensitivity to dust mites.|
|An excellent degreaser, but use in a well-ventilated area.|
|Make quick work of cleaning this small appliance.|
|The scientific debate continues over whether antibacterial soaps, sprays and wipes may end up doing more harm than good.|
|These drugs are different from the agents used to fight fungi on surfaces.|
|What it is, and what to do — and not do — about it.|
|A mess that's pretty easy to clean up quickly.|
|ATP or Adenosine Triphosphate is the main energy transfer molecule present in all living (and once living) biological cells including animal, plant, bacterial, yeast, and mold cells.|
|These things are dust magnets. Upkeep, thankfully, is pretty easy.|
|Vehicle paint is another durable, yet easily scratched surface.|
|These tips will keep the ride pleasant for many years.|
|Tread lightly while cleaning these sun screens.|
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