10 Indoor Plants That Make Your House Smell Nice

Indoor plants that smell nice

Houseplants are a great addition to any home — they look nice, they give your rooms a bit of green during the cold months, and if you choose the right ones, they can make your home smell great as well. Here are the 10 best indoor plants for an aromatically pleasing home.   1. Scented … Read more

How To Speed Clean Your Living Room

Clean your living room

The living room is often one of the main gathering spaces during holiday parties, but its typically larger size can be intimidating when it comes to cleanup. Fortunately, you don’t need to carve out an hour to clean this room. Instead, follow these step-by-step cleaning tips provided by Debra Johnson, training specialist for Merry Maids, … Read more

How To Make Your Home Safe For Pets At Christmas Time

Make home safe for pets

Owning a cat or dog is a joy, but like with most joyful things in life, taking care of them requires a bit of sacrifice. With the holidays fast approaching, you want to keep your pets in mind as you begin creating a festive atmosphere. Keeping your pet safe should be your main concern, as … Read more

6 Steps To Keep A Germ-Free Home For The Holidays

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The holidays are all about opening your doors and welcoming friends and family. But along with hostess gifts, your guests may also bring sniffle-causing viruses and colds. To keep your family healthy throughout the season, follow this smart germ-free game plan: Germ-free move No. 1: Wipe down surfaces “Cold and flu viruses can live outside … Read more

Cleaning Tips: How To Do A Perfect Last-Minute Clean

Clean your living room

Cleaning the house in 15 minutes may seem a little crazy, but it’s definitely possible — particularly if you stay on top of the clutter and use the right products. To save time, just focus on high-traffic areas like the entryway, kitchen, living room, and guest bath, rather than bedrooms, the garage or laundry room … Read more