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Fall Cleaning Is a New Spring Cleaning Trend

Olena Loun Cleaning Tips

Spring cleaning is a big deal in many households. After months of hibernating indoors, it makes perfect sense. That feeling of cleaning out the old, making room for the new. Clearing the air, washing the floors, and dusting the long-forgotten nooks and crannies that haven’t been seen, let alone touched, in months. And when it was all done? You know …

Spring Cleaning Checklist

Olena Loun Cleaning Tips, How To, DYI, Hacks

Make the most of your spring cleaning by using our spring cleaning checklist. Have you started? It is such a big job that you might feel overwhelmed. The to do list is big and it’s hard to figure out where to start. Get your cleaning done, every room in your house – from bathrooms, bedrooms, kitchen to the entryway. Download …

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Keeping Pet-Friendly Home Clean

Olena Loun Cleaning Tips, How To, DYI, Hacks, Living Spaces

Try These Smart Tips on How to Keep a Pet-Friendly Home Clean and Tidy We love our pets. Cleaning their little messes and hair – not so much. All you need to do is learn how to keep your home clean with pets and be prepared to follow our pet-friendly home cleaning and house-proofing tips. Hair-Proof your home As anyone …

How to Make a Spray Bottle That Works in Any Orientation

Olena Loun How To, DYI, Hacks

Did you notice that spray bottles work well only when the end of the suction tube is submerged in the liquid? So, if you hold the bottle in a tilted or horizontal position, a sprayer might not work. How do you make a spray bottle that works in any orientation? This DIY life hack will change that. Jason Poel Smith, …


Finding an Apartment

Olena Loun Living Spaces

Before You Set Out Looking for an Apartment: Make a shopping list. Start looking for an apartment in a neighborhood that will be most ideal for you. Proximity to work, shopping, entertainment, prices are only a few factors that might impact your choice. Are you looking for hardwood floors, dishwasher, washer and dryer?  Do you have enough parking space for …

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5 Steps to Organize Your Garage

Olena Loun Cleaning Tips, Organizing

If your car doesn’t fit inside your garage anymore, and you (secretly) have been using that space as a dumping area, you might need to take care of that clutter. Clean and organize your garage with these quick and easy 5 steps. 1. Divide and Conquer. Start by making four piles: sell, donate, pitch, and store. It makes sense to …