DIY: How to Clean Leather

DIY How to clean leather

Cleaning your leather items, including clothing (like leather jackets) and upholstery, isn’t the same as cleaning items made of other natural or manufactured materials. Leather comes from the hide of various animals, with unique qualities, which require special care. It’s distressing when your leather furniture or leather upholstery has a stain, but with some helpful tips, you can clean it … Read More

Prepping Your Home for the Holiday Season

The holiday season has arrived and along with festive feelings come the inevitable stress of preparing your home for entertaining family and friends. Don’t panic! Break down the tasks into manageable segments to prevent feeling overwhelmed and enlist help whenever you can. Accommodating guests When you’re planning on hosting family and/or friends for an extended stay at your home, extra … Read More

Tips for DIY Carpet and Rug Cleaning

diy carpet cleaning

When your rugs and carpet look dirty, it’s because the fibers have been coated with dirt and particulates that have been building up. Most dirt is caused by foot traffic, with people’s shoes bringing in grime and then rubbing it deep into the fibers. When this grime begins to build up, it can start wearing away and even cutting into … Read More