This Product Will Whiten Your Laundry Without Bleach—and It’s Probably In Your Fridge!
Put away the bleach and instead reach for something that could be in your fridge to learn how to whiten clothes without bleach.
10 Best Laundry Baskets, Hampers and Sorters
Make laundry day more organized and less of a chore with these cleverly designed laundry baskets and hampers.
We Tried Benjamin Moore’s 2021 Paint Color of the Year
Aegean Teal caught the attention of our team here at Family Handyman. Here's why we love it.
7 Best Ironing Boards For 2022
Look sharp, crisp and wrinkle-free! Here's our list of the best ironing boards.
9 Things You Never Knew Your Dryer Could Do
If you’re only using that appliance to dry clothes, you’re missing out. Find out some more ways your clothes dryer...
10 Laundry Room Problems You’ll Regret Ignoring
Take care of these washer and dryer warning signs now to avoid costly repairs or replacement later.
Dirty Facts About Winter Clothing (and Tips for Keeping It Clean)
Keep safe and healthy this winter by cleaning your cold-weather outerwear more often to stop the spread of germs and...
8 Ways to Use Baking Soda in the Laundry Room
Want a cheap ingredient for whitening and brightening laundry, and eliminating odors and stains? Turn to good old reliable baking...
The Expert Way To Clean a Wool Coat at Home (And Eliminate Pills)
Want to avoid the hassle and expense of dry-cleaning your wool coat? Find out how to safely wash a winter...
How to Clean Gloves and Mittens Like a Pro
Keep your winter mittens and gloves clean and as germ-free as possible with these at-home cleaning tips.
8 Best Portable Washing Machines
If you lack space or live a nomadic lifestyle, a portable washing machine may be the right mini appliance for...
How to Tell If You’re Using Too Much Laundry Detergent
Even when laundry is filthy, smelly and stained, more detergent isn't better. If there are suds after the rinse cycle,...
The Expert Way to Wash a Down Jacket at Home
Proper care and at least one seasonal wash helps your down jacket keep its warmth through many winters to come.
Brilliant Uses for Laundry Detergent You Never Thought Of
Laundry detergent is a powerful cleaning agent that can do a lot more than just clean your clothes! Check out...
How to Repair a Leaking Washing Machine
Fix the most common leaks yourself and avoid a $75 service call.
Dryer Vents: How to Hook Up and Install Dryer Vents
How to install a rigid metal duct for a safer dryer.
Liquid vs. Powder Detergent: Which Is Better to Use?
Laundry experts break down the pros and cons of powder vs. liquid detergent vs. pods, making your choice that much...
Can You Wash ‘Dry Clean Only’ Clothes at Home?
It's late, your suit is dirty but you need it for tomorrow's meeting. Here's how to dry clean clothes at...
Why You Shouldn’t Put Microfiber Cloths in the Dryer
Microfiber cloths do the cleaning for you, but have you ever thought about how they should be cleaned?
8 Secret Ingredients You Should Be Adding to Your Laundry
Don't toss in a laundry pod and think you're done. These surprising additions can get rid of tough stains, boost...
What Is Laundry Stripping?
Find out how laundry stripping can reveal hidden grime that's been living on your sheets and towels.
What Do Those Washing Symbols on Your Clothes Mean?
You know those hieroglyphics-like symbols on clothing labels? They’re intended to give consumers important cleaning information. But can anyone really...
The Best Electric and Gas Pressure Washers: Reviews and Buying Tips
Once you use a pressure washer, you'll know it's a tool you can't live without. We tested and provided 10...
22 Brainy Ways to Use Dryer Sheets at Home
Who knew dryer sheets had so many uses beyond making laundry smell fresh and feel soft? Here are 22 ways...
If You Haven’t Cleaned This Appliance In A Month, You Better, Asap
Time to get this on your cleaning rotation!
8 Ideas for Cleaning a Handbag
Your handbag is probably dirtier than you think. Learn how to properly clean a handbag so you can rest assured...
How to Clean Reusable Grocery Bags
Here's how to clean reusable grocery bags, no matter what they're made of.
7 Ideas for Cleaning Your Wallet
Ever think of cleaning your wallet? Here's why you should, and how to do it.