Category: Home Cleaning

Jun - 19

How to Refinish Burn Marks in Furniture

The 50s and 60s were the heyday of tobacco use, and burn marks as reminders of a misplaced cigarette. Removing these marks is also an often-necessary part of restoring not only furniture pieces, but also modern furniture as well as…

Jun - 17

How to Clean a Satin Pillowcase

Satin pillowcases are a luxurious alternative to cotton or flannel. This sleek material remains cool on the face during a warm night, providing added comfort. Cleaning a satin pillowcase is far like cleaning any other pliiowcase, as satin is machine…

Dec - 13

How to Clean an Old Yellowed Lampshade

When your lamp begins to cast a yellow glow, then it can have everything to do with the lampshade and not the bulb. Lampshades with age and use begin to turn yellow. If you’re tempted to replace a vintage shade,…

Feb - 16

How to Wash White Rings on Furniture

Wood furniture brings a rich, warm glow to your decor, but if a guest place a glass on timber with no hammer, it can leave a white ring. These telltale glass marks are a result of moisture. When you leave…

Feb - 28

How Do I Tea Dye Curtains?

It’s a snap to squeeze shabby chic-style, rustic or faux-aged curtains to your limited decorating budget with a pot of warm water and a few teabags. Tannins from the tea will dye natural fabrics like cotton, linen, wool and silk,…