Spring Cleaning Tips

Springing into Cleaning!

Although I live in California where there’s hardly a noticeable change in seasons, I still use the the four times of the year to update my home.  Now that we’re into the spring season, it’s time to not only freshen up the decor, but many of us will take part in the traditional task of “spring cleaning.”  I’m always looking for ways to do things better, and this cleaning chore is no exception. 

I stumbled upon this great article by Learnvest contributor Emma Miller and thought I’d try this particular tip: cleaning the shower doors (water spots – grrrr!).   Take a look at my before and after photos and read on to learn more about this and other tips.  (And feel free to share your own!) 

Happy cleaning…!

Shower Door Before


Shower Door After2



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Housekeeping Help – Ants!

I’ve heard that ant problems are seasonal, primarily in the summer and also during heavy rain.  Well, here at my house, those theories are out of the window!  Ants are my peskiest pest and they seem to pop up in the strangest places – sometimes without an obvious trail and at the oddest times.  I really don’t understand it.

Anyway, these tips popped up in my email this morning from The Termite Guy.  Just thought I’d share in case any of you understand my pain…

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