Cleaning Newsletter Archive

September 17, 2010 Issue 360: 1 Melted Crayon + 1 Load of Laundry = 1Big Uh-Oh!
September 10, 2010 Issue 359: Making Brass Handles Shiny
September 3, 2010 Issue 358: Stink or Shrink?
August 27, 2010 Issue 357: The Heinz Solution for Copper Pots
August 20, 2010 Issue 356: Funky Towel, Towel Got the Funk!
August 13, 2010 Issue 355: Wax on, wax off!
August 6, 2010 Issue 354: Household Odor Removal
July 30, 2010 Issue 353: Fresh Smelling Dishwasher
July 23, 2010 Issue 352: Dishwasher Stain Removal
July 16, 2010 Issue 351: Dishwasher Soap Film Removal
July 9, 2010 Issue 350: Defrosting a Manual Freezer
July 2, 2010 Issue 349: Window Screen Cleaning
June 25, 2010 Issue 348: Tape Removal from Window Glass
June 18, 2010 Issue 347: Getting Rid of Odor From Washer
June 11, 2010 Issue 346: Whirlpool Bath Cleaning
June 4, 2010 Issue 345: Fiberglass Soap Scum Removal
May 28, 2010 Issue 344: Decal Removal
May 21, 2010 Issue 343: Cleaning Shower Heads
May 14, 2010 Issue 342: Cleaning Shower Doors
May 7, 2010 Issue 341: Bathtub Stain Removal
April 30, 2010 Issue 340: Cleaning Grout
April 23, 2010 Issue 339: Gum Removal from Carpet
April 16, 2010 Issue 338: Grease Stain Removal from Carpet
April 9, 2010 Issue 337: Grape Juice Stain Removal from Carpet
April 2, 2010 Issue 336: Glue Removal from Carpet
March 26, 2010 Issue 335: Ending Carpet Static
March 19, 2010 Issue 334: Drying Area Rugs
March 12, 2010 Issue 333: Dirt Defense
March 5, 2010 Issue 332: Coffee Stain Removal from Carpet
February 26, 2010 Issue 331: Chocolate Stain Removal from Carpet
February 19, 2010 Issue 330: Carpet Spot Removal
February 5, 2010 Issue 329: Nail Polish Stain Removal from Carpet
January 29, 2010 Issue 328: Miracle Grow Stain Removal from Carpet
January 22, 2010 Issue 327: Hairspray Removal from Carpet
January 15, 2010 Issue 326: Crayon on Upholstery
January 8, 2010 Issue 325: Whiten Yellowed Silk
January 1, 2010 Issue 324: Crayon Melted on Clothing in Dryer
December 25, 2009 Issue 323: Choosing a Laundry Detergent
December 18, 2009 Issue 322: Fresher Looking Whites
December 11, 2009 Issue 321: Preventing Fading and Color Bleeding
December 4, 2009 Issue 320: Restore Whites
November 27, 2009 Issue 319: Softening New Sheets
November 20, 2009 Issue 318: Softer Towels
November 13, 2009 Issue 317: Washing Colors Without Bleeding
November 6, 2009 Issue 316: Washing Whites
October 30, 2009 Issue 315: Pilling
October 23, 2009 Issue 314: School Jackets with Vinyl Sleeves
October 16, 2009 Issue 313: Gutter Washing
October 9, 2009 Issue 312: Fast Drying Canvas Shoes
October 2, 2009 Issue 311: Unshrink a Sweater
September 25, 2009 Issue 310: Ground-in Dirt in Linoleum
September 18, 2009 Issue 309: Acrylic Paint Removal from Clothing
September 11, 2009 Issue 308: Baby Formula Stain Removal
September 4, 2009 Issue 307: Baseball Clay Removal from Clothing
August 28, 2009 Issue 306: Bleach Spills on Clothing
August 21, 2009 Issue 305: Brightening White Clothing
August 14, 2009 Issue 304: Cayenne Pepper Stain Removal from Clothing
August 7, 2009 Issue 303: Cooking Oil Stain Removal from Clothing
July 31, 2009 Issue 302: Crayon Stain Removal from Clothing
July 24, 2009 Issue 301: Deodorant Build Up Removal
July 17, 2009 Issue 300: Deodorant and Perspiration Stain Removal
July 10, 2009 Issue 299: Desitin Ointment / Zinc Oxide Stain Removal from Clothing
July 3, 2009 Issue 298: Detergent Stains on Clothing
June 26, 2009 Issue 297: Diesel Fuel Stain Removal from Clothing
June 19, 2009 Issue 296: Dye Stain Removal from Clothing
June 12, 2009 Issue 295: Enamel Paint Stain Removal from Clothing
June 5, 2009 Issue 294: Faux Fur Cleaning
May 29, 2009 Issue 293: Feather Trim Cleaning
May 22, 2009 Issue 292: Gasoline Stain Removal from Clothing
May 15, 2009 Issue 291: Down Filled Items Cleaning
May 8, 2009 Issue 290: Hard Water Stain Removal from Laundry
May 1, 2009 Issue 289: Ink Stain Removal from Suede Clothing
April 24, 2009 Issue 288: Itchy Sweater Cure
April 17, 2009 Issue 287: Leather and Suede Stain Removal
April 10, 2009 Issue 286: Leather Shoe Insoles Cleaning
April 3, 2009 Issue 285: Lip Balm Stain Removal from Clothing
March 27, 2009 Issue 284: Lipstick Stain Removal from Clothing
March 20, 2009 Issue 283: Liquid or Powder Laundry Detergent?
March 13, 2009 Issue 282: Mayonnaise Stain Removal from Silk
March 6, 2009 Issue 281: Mildew Removal from Swimsuit
February 20, 2009 Issue 280: Mothball Odor Removal
February 13, 2009 Issue 279: Moth Removal
February 6, 2009 Issue 278: Mud Stain Removal from Clothing
January 30, 2009 Issue 277: Mustard Stain Removal from Clothing
January 23, 2009 Issue 276: Mystery Stain Removal from Clothing
January 16, 2009 Issue 275: Nail Polish Stain Removal from Suede
January 9, 2009 Issue 274: Permanent Marker Stain Removal from Clothing
January 2, 2009 Issue 273: Rayon Cleaning
December 26, 2008 Issue 272: Red Clay Stain Removal from Clothing
December 19, 2008 Issue 271: Red Wine Stain Removal from Clothing
December 12, 2008 Issue 270: Rust Stain Removal from Clothing
December 5, 2008 Issue 269: Silk Care and Cleaning
November 28, 2008 Issue 268: Silk Stain Removal
November 21, 2008 Issue 267: Silk Tie Stain Removal
November 14, 2008 Issue 266: Silly Putty Removal from Clothing
November 7, 2008 Issue 265: Softer Flannel
October 31, 2008 Issue 264: Spaghetti or Tomato Sauce Stain Removal from Clothing
October 24, 2008 Issue 263: Sticker Adhesive Removal from Clothing
October 17, 2008 Issue 262: Suede Shoes Care and Cleaning
October 10, 2008 Issue 261: Tomato Stain Removal from Clothing
October 3, 2008 Issue 260: Wax Removal from Tablecloth
September 26, 2008 Issue 259: Weight Lifting Gloves Care and Cleaning
September 19, 2008 Issue 258: White Canvas Sneakers Care and Cleaning
September 12, 2008 Issue 257: Washing White Clothes
September 5, 2008 Issue 256: Wood Pitch Removal from Clothing
August 29, 2008 Issue 255: Yellowed White Canvas Shoes
August 22, 2008 Issue 254: Marker Stain Removal from Wall
August 15, 2008 Issue 253: Minwax Oilbase Stain Removal from Painted Wall
August 8, 2008 Issue 252: Smoke Odor Removal after Fire
August 1, 2008 Issue 251: Tape Removal from Glossy Painted Doors
July 25, 2008 Issue 250: Vinyl Stain Removal from Vinyl Wall
July 18, 2008 Issue 249: Water Stain Removal
July 11, 2008 Issue 248: Wax Removal from Painted Wall or Wallpaper
July 4, 2008 Issue 247: Cigarette Smoke Odor Removal
June 27, 2008 Issue 246: Crayon Mark Removal from Wood Furniture
June 20, 2008 Issue 245: Fingerprint Removal from Wood Furniture
June 13, 2008 Issue 244: Heat Ring Removal from Wood Furniture
June 6, 2008 Issue 243: Gum Removal from Leather Upholstery
May 30, 2008 Issue 242: Paint Stain Removal from Leather Upholstery
May 23, 2008 Issue 241: Permanent Marker Stain Removal from Leather Upholstery
May 16, 2008 Issue 240: Permanent Marker Stain Removal from Wood Furniture
May 9, 2008 Issue 239: Smoke Odor Removal from Wood Furniture
May 2, 2008 Issue 238: Sticker Removal from Wood Furniture
April 25, 2008 Issue 237: Tree Sap Removal from Wood Furniture
April 18, 2008 Issue 236: Velour Care and Cleaning
April 11, 2008 Issue 235: Velvet Care and Cleaning
April 4, 2008 Issue 234: Odor Removal from Wood Furniture
March 28, 2008 Issue 233: Battery Acid Stain Removal from Car Upholstery
March 21, 2008 Issue 232: Hard Water Stain Removal from Car Exterior
March 14, 2008 Issue 231: Tree Sap Removal from Car Exterior
March 7, 2008 Issue 230: Carpet Tape Residue Removal from Wood Floor
February 29, 2008 Issue 229: Kool-Aid Stain Removal from Linoleum
February 22, 2008 Issue 228: Removing Stain on Linoleum or Vinyl from Rubber Backing of Area Rug
February 15, 2008 Issue 227: Cement Floor Stain Removal
February 8, 2008 Issue 226: Paint Removal from Concrete
February 1, 2008 Issue 225: Permanent Marker Stain Removal from Sidewalk
January 25, 2008 Issue 224: Polishing Tarnished Aluminum Gutters
January 18, 2008 Issue 223: Cleaning Unlaquered Brass Lights
January 11, 2008 Issue 222: Permanent Marker Stain Removal from Upholstery
January 4, 2008 Issue 221: Water Ring Removal from Wood Furniture
December 28, 2007 Issue 220: Oil Stain Removal from Wood Floors
December 21, 2007 Issue 219: Wax Build-Up Removal from Linoleum Floor
December 14, 2007 Issue 218: Cleaning Wood Walls or Wood Paneling
December 7, 2007 Issue 217: Office Cubicle Cleaning
November 30, 2007 Issue 216: Wallpaper Removal
November 23, 2007 Issue 215: Smoke Film Removal from Wallpaper
November 16, 2007 Issue 214: Baseball Cap Cleaning
November 9, 2007 Issue 213: Oil Stain Removal from Wood Deck
November 2, 2007 Issue 212: Satin Care and Cleaning
October 26, 2007 Issue 211: Blueberry Stain Removal from Clothing or Tablecloth
October 19, 2007 Issue 210: Gum Removal from Clothing
October 12, 2007 Issue 209: Gasoline Stain Removal from Shoes
October 5, 2007 Issue 208: Dyeable White Fabric Shoes Cleaning
September 28, 2007 Issue 207: Iron On Patch Removal
September 21, 2007 Issue 206: Odor Removal from Drawer or Cabinet
September 14, 2007 Issue 205: Spot Cleaning Leather Shoes
September 7, 2007 Issue 204: Sneaker Cleaning
August 31, 2007 Issue 203: Baby Food Stain Removal from Clothing
August 24, 2007 Issue 202: Permanent Marker Removal from Unfinished Wood
August 17, 2007 Issue 201: Suede Furniture Cleaning
August 10, 2007 Issue 200: Rayon Tie Cleaning
August 3, 2007 Issue 199: Blood Stain Removal from Leather Shoes
July 27, 2007 Issue 198: Outdoor Furniture Mold and Mildew Removal
July 13, 2007 Issue 197: A&D Ointment Removal from Upholstery
July 6, 2007 Issue 196: Buckskin and Deerskin Care
June 29, 2007 Issue 195: Grease Stain Removal from Clothing
June 22, 2007 Issue 194: Rubber Removal from Car Exterior
June 15, 2007 Issue 193: Wedding Dress Cleaning
June 8, 2007 Issue 192: Perspiration Stain Removal from Upholstery
June 1, 2007 Issue 191: Scorch Marks Removal from Clothing
May 25, 2007 Issue 190: Scuff Mark Removal from Shoes
May 18, 2007 Issue 189: Salad Dressing Removal from Clothes
May 11, 2007 Issue 188: Gasoline Stain Removal from Car Interior
May 4, 2007 Issue 187: Wax Removal from Clothing
April 27, 2007 Issue 186: Suede Clothing Care and Cleaning
April 20, 2007 Issue 185: Motor Oil Removal from Cement
April 13, 2007 Issue 184: Motor Oil Removal from Concrete
April 6, 2007 Issue 183: Car Wax Removal from Brick Driveway
March 30, 2007 Issue 182: Mustard Stain Removal from Silk
March 23, 2007 Issue 181: Leather Upholstery Care and Stain Removal
March 16, 2007 Issue 180: Color Bleeding Stain Removal
March 9, 2007 Issue 179: Mold and Mildew Removal from Wood Furniture
March 2, 2007 Issue 178: Ink Stain Removal from Leather Upholstery
February 23, 2007 Issue 177: Oil Stain Removal from Leather Upholstery
February 16, 2007 Issue 176: Urine Stain and Odor Removal from Leather Upholstery
February 9, 2007 Issue 175: Water Stain Removal from Leather Upholstery
February 2, 2007 Issue 174: Urine Stain and Odor Removal from Wood Floor
January 26, 2007 Issue 173: Wood Floor Maintenance
January 19, 2007 Issue 172: Acrylic Bathtub Care and Cleaning
January 12, 2007 Issue 171: Bathroom Cleaning Tips
January 5, 2007 Issue 170: Defogging Your Bathroom Mirror
December 29, 2006 Issue 169: Grout Mold and Mildew Removal
December 22, 2006 Issue 168: Rubber Bath Mat Mold and Mildew Removal
December 15, 2006 Issue 167: Rust Removal from Sinks, Tubs, Toilets and Tile
December 8, 2006 Issue 166: Urine Odor Removal from Tile and Grout
December 1, 2006 Issue 165: Yellow Stain Removal from Tub
November 24, 2006 Issue 164: Adhesive Residue Removal from Carpet
November 17, 2006 Issue 163: Milk Stain and Odor Removal from Carpet
October 27, 2006 Issue 162: Crayon Mark Removal from Carpet
October 20, 2006 Issue 161: Dry Erase Marker Stain Removal from Carpet
October 13, 2006 Issue 160: Gasoline Stain Removal from Carpet
October 6, 2006 Issue 159: Hair Dye Stain Removal from Carpet
September 29, 2006 Issue 158: Jell-o and other Gelatin Stain Removal from Carpet
September 22, 2006 Issue 157: Oil Paint on Carpet
September 15, 2006 Issue 156: Repairing Burned or Melted Carpet Fibers
September 8, 2006 Issue 155: Permanent Marker Stain Removal from Carpet
September 1, 2006 Issue 154: Tomato or Spaghetti Sauce Stain Removal from Carpet
August 25, 2006 Issue 153: Urine Stain and Odor Removal from Carpet
August 18, 2006 Issue 152: Soft Drink Stain Removal from Carpet
August 4, 2006 Issue 150: Zinc Oxide (Desitin) Stain Removal from Carpet
July 21, 2006 Issue 148: Cleaning Antique Furniture
July 14, 2006 Issue 147: Urine Stain and Odor Removal from Wood Floor
July 7, 2006 Issue 146: Canvas Mold and Mildew Removal
June 30, 2006 Issue 145: Cleaning Ceramic Tiles
June 23, 2006 Issue 144: Brass Fixtures
June 16, 2006 Issue 143: Chrome Fixtures
June 9, 2006 Issue 142: Dog Urine Odor
June 2, 2006 Issue 141: Cat Urine Odor
May 26, 2006 Issue 140: Remove Pet Odors from Car
May 19, 2006 Issue 139: Cat Urine Odor
May 12, 2006 Issue 138: Cat Urine Odor
May 5, 2006 Issue 137: Aquarium Algae Stain Removal
April 28, 2006 Issue 136: Easier Bird Cage Cleaning
April 21, 2006 Issue 135: Litter Box Cleaning
April 14, 2006 Issue 134: Pet Feces Stain and Odor Removal
April 7, 2006 Issue 133: Pet Vomit Stain and Odor Removal from Carpet
March 31, 2006 Issue 132: Permanent Marker Stain Removal from Refridgerator
March 17, 2006 Issue 131: Arborite Counter Cleaning and Stain Removal
March 10, 2006 Issue 130: Bleach Stain Removal from Countertop
March 3, 2006 Issue 129: Cast Iron Waffle Iron Cleaning
February 24, 2006 Issue 128: Granite Countertop Cleaning
February 17, 2006 Issue 127: Marble Countertop Care and Cleaning
February 10, 2006 Issue 126: Non-Streaky White Cabinets
February 3, 2006 Issue 125: Bleach Stain Removal from Carpet
January 27, 2006 Issue 124: Remove Pet Odors from Furniture
January 13, 2006 Issue 123: Pet Urine Stain and Odor Removal from Vinyl Floor
September 23, 2005 Issue 122: Cleaning Tips Newsletter from Lifetips.com!
September 16, 2005 Issue 121: Cleaning Tips Newsletter from Lifetips.com!
September 9, 2005 Issue 120: Cleaning Tips Newsletter from Lifetips.com!
September 2, 2005 Issue 119: Cleaning Tips Newsletter from Lifetips.com!
August 19, 2005 Issue 117: Cleaning.Lifetips.com Brings Your Tip of the Week!
August 12, 2005 Issue 116: Cleaning.Lifetips.com Brings Your Tip of the Week!
August 5, 2005 Issue 115: Cleaning.Lifetips.com Brings Your Tip of the Week!
July 29, 2005 Issue 114: Cleaning.Lifetips.com Brings Your Tip of the Week!
July 29, 2005 Issue 114: Cleaning.Lifetips.com Brings Your Tip of the Week!
July 22, 2005 Issue 112: Cleaning.Lifetips.com Brings Your Tip of the Week!
July 15, 2005 Issue 111: Cleaning.Lifetips.com Brings Your Tip of the Week!
June 17, 2005 Issue 110: Cleaning Tips Newsletter from Lifetips.com!
June 10, 2005 Issue 109: Cleaning Tips Newsletter from Lifetips.com!
June 3, 2005 Issue 108: Cleaning Tips Newsletter from Lifetips.com!
May 27, 2005 Issue 107: Cleaning Tips Newsletter from Lifetips.com!
May 20, 2005 Issue 106: Cleaning Tips Newsletter from Lifetips.com!
May 13, 2005 Issue 105: Cleaning Tips Newsletter from Lifetips.com!
May 6, 2005 Issue 104: Cleaning Tips Newsletter from Lifetips.com!
April 29, 2005 Issue 103: Cleaning Tips Newsletter from Lifetips.com!
April 22, 2005 Issue 102: Cleaning Tips Newsletter from Lifetips.com!
April 15, 2005 Issue 101: Cleaning Tips Newsletter from Lifetips.com!
November 5, 2004 Issue 100: Cleaning pencil marks off walls
October 29, 2004 Issue 99: Cleaning & Degreasing Walls and Ceilings
October 22, 2004 Issue 98: Juice Stain Removal from Carpets
October 15, 2004 Issue 97: Stains and Odors in Cars
October 8, 2004 Issue 96: Cleaning Chrome - Hard water stains
September 24, 2004 Issue 95: Odors in carpet, upholstery and bedding
September 17, 2004 Issue 94: Litter box cleaning
September 10, 2004 Issue 93: Urine stains & odors in floors
September 3, 2004 Issue 92: Grout Mold and Mildew Removal
March 7, 2003 Issue 90: Grape Juice
February 28, 2003 Issue 89: Shining Outdoor Plastic Furniture
February 21, 2003 Issue 88: Keep Soap Dishes Clean
February 14, 2003 Issue 87: Mattresses
January 24, 2003 Issue 86: Cigarette Burns
January 17, 2003 Issue 85: Keep Soap Dishes Clean
January 10, 2003 Issue 84: Stop Toilets From Sweating
January 3, 2003 Issue 83: A New Start in 2003
November 1, 2002 Issue 82: Organizing Your Bedroom, Part 2
September 27, 2002 Issue 80: Mastering the Master Bedroom, Part One
September 20, 2002 Issue 79: Banish Those Bathroom Blues
September 13, 2002 Issue 78: Organizing Your Dining Room
July 19, 2002 Issue 74: Let Your House Do the Housework!
July 12, 2002 Issue 73: Make housework a breeze with the right tools!
July 5, 2002 Issue 72: Happy 4th of July!
June 14, 2002 Issue 71: Keeping up with your dishes
May 31, 2002 Issue 70: Get Grease Stains Out
May 17, 2002 Issue 69: Soft Drinks
May 10, 2002 Issue 68: Grease Stains
May 3, 2002 Issue 67: Oil Stain on Wood
February 15, 2002 Issue 66: Mattresses
February 8, 2002 Issue 65: Red Wine
January 11, 2002 Issue 64: Time Savers
January 4, 2002 Issue 63: Time Savers
December 28, 2001 Issue 62: Company`s Coming!
December 21, 2001 Issue 61: Company`s Coming
December 14, 2001 Issue 60: Company`s Coming!
December 7, 2001 Issue 59: Company`s Coming!
November 30, 2001 Issue 58: Personal Care
November 23, 2001 Issue 57: Personal Care
November 16, 2001 Issue 56: Personal Care
November 9, 2001 Issue 55: Personal Care
November 2, 2001 Issue 54: Personal Care
October 26, 2001 Issue 53: Special Laundry Problems
October 19, 2001 Issue 52: Special Laundry Problems
October 12, 2001 Issue 51: Special Laundry Problems
October 5, 2001 Issue 50: Special Laundry Problems
September 28, 2001 Issue 49: Special Laundry Problems
September 21, 2001 Issue 48: Bedrooms
September 14, 2001 Issue 47: Bedrooms
September 7, 2001 Issue 46: Bedrooms
August 31, 2001 Issue 45: Bedrooms
August 24, 2001 Issue 44: Bathrooms
August 17, 2001 Issue 43: Bathrooms
August 10, 2001 Issue 42: Bathrooms
August 3, 2001 Issue 41: Bathroom
July 27, 2001 Issue 40: Dusting
July 20, 2001 Issue 39: Dusting
July 13, 2001 Issue 38: Dusting
July 6, 2001 Issue 37: Dusting
June 29, 2001 Issue 36: Furniture
June 22, 2001 Issue 35: Furniture
June 15, 2001 Issue 34: Furniture
June 8, 2001 Issue 33: Furniture
May 25, 2001 Issue 31: Floors
May 18, 2001 Issue 30: Floors
May 11, 2001 Issue 29: Floors
May 4, 2001 Issue 28: Floors
April 27, 2001 Issue 27: Laundry
April 20, 2001 Issue 26: Laundry
April 13, 2001 Issue 25: Laundry
April 6, 2001 Issue 24: Laundry
March 30, 2001 Issue 23: Windows
March 23, 2001 Issue 22: Windows
March 16, 2001 Issue 21: Windows
March 9, 2001 Cleaning-tips Newsletter, Issue 18 : Windows
March 2, 2001 Cleaning-tips Newsletter, Issue : 17: Windows
February 23, 2001 Cleaning-tips Newsletter, Issue : 16, Carpets
February 16, 2001 Cleaning-tips Newsletter, Issue 15: Carpets
February 9, 2001 Cleaning-tips Newsletter, Issue 14: Carpets
February 2, 2001 Cleaning-tips Newsletter, Issue 13: Carpets
January 26, 2001 Cleaning-tips Newsletter, Issue 12: Time Savers
January 19, 2001 Cleaning-tips Newsletter, Issue 11: Time Savers
January 12, 2001 Cleaning-tips Newsletter, Issue 10: Time Savers
January 5, 2001 Cleaning-tips Newsletter, Issue 9 : Time Savers
December 29, 2000 Cleaning-tips Newsletter, Issue 8: Kitchens
December 22, 2000 Cleaning-tips Newsletter, Issue 7 : Kitchens
December 15, 2000 Cleaning-tips Newsletter, Issue 6: Kitchens
December 8, 2000 Cleaning-tips Newsletter, Issue 5, Kitchens
December 1, 2000 Cleaning-tips Newsletter, Issue 4: Kitchens
November 24, 2000 Cleaning-tips Newsletter, Issue 3: Stains
November 17, 2000 Cleaning-tips Newsletter, Issue 2: Stains
November 10, 2000 Cleaning-tips Newsletter, Issue 1: Stains
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