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Rain-X Goes Home!

Rain-X Goes Home!

The makers of Rain-X are proud to announce a new line of cleaning products bringing Rain-X technology to the home. From glass shower doors and bathroom mirrors to countertops, the new Rain-X for the Home line of products takes powerful cleaning capabilities traditionally used on the car and makes them available for home use. “Now,(…)

Keep poison prevention top of mind during spring cleaning

Keep poison prevention top of mind during spring cleaning

The recent warm weather may have you itching to get out in your garden or clear away the clutter in your house.  As you pull out the fertilizers and crawl under the cabinets, make sure you keep poison prevention at the top of your “to do” list.Many of the products you use to garden or(…)

Top 5 Garage Organization Tips from Mr. Handyman

Top 5 Garage Organization Tips from Mr. Handyman

With spring around the corner, it’s time to cut the clutter and focus on making the most of garage space. Mr. Handyman, the nation’s leading home repair and maintenance franchise, offers useful tips for homeowners to optimize garage space: 1. Store Seasonal Items – Take advantage of exposed rafters. Lay a piece of plywood across(…)

Organize your garage, Organize your life  #sponsoredpost

Organize your garage, Organize your life #sponsoredpost

Sponsored Blog Post by Ryan S. When it comes to storage, most people think of just throwing everything into that one closet at the end of the hallway. Your husband grabbing all of his yard tools and power tools and throwing them all into a box or in that corner, that he hopes you don’t(…)

Spring Cleaning, or Declutter Your Closet, Once and for All

Spring Cleaning, or Declutter Your Closet, Once and for All

by Danielle Fritz, American Pi Dayton We’ve all been there before: You have tons of clothes, but you don’t feel like you have anything to wear! In the spirit of spring-cleaning, use these helpful tips to part ways with some of your oldies but not-so-goodies Ask questions / Grade your closet Think about your current(…)

The Relationship with your House

The Relationship with your House

Organizing and managing a house is a lot of work.  And with spouses in different locations for long periods of time, the relationship that each spouse has with the house might be different.  Some view it as a financial asset that must be cared for and managed.  Others may view it as a source of(…)