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How to Get Paints Out of Carpet

Paint Splash

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You re-paint your home's walls to make your home look better, but if you are not careful, you can spill paint on your carpet and make your home look worse!  A paint spill does not have to turn into a permanent stain.  It is much easier to remove paint when it is wet, then after it drys, though it is still possible to remove dry paint.  

Healthy Slow Cooker Recipes for Families

Chicken Burrito Bowl

The kids are back in school, everything’s crazy, and you barely have time to feed yourself.  But you want to eat healthy.  Here are three crowd-pleasing slow cooker recipes that will minimize your time-on-task and maximize nutrients for growing bodies.  What does healthy mean for your family?

The Classic- Chicken Burrito Bowls, pictured above

How to Choose Stain-Resistant Carpeting

Red Carpet Dog

 

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Picking out new carpeting can be intimidating.  You want to to get the color and texture right.  Buying new carpeting is a big commitment.  How can you know if your selection will last?  We’ll cover the basic types of carpet (wool, nylon, polyester, and olefin), and how they stack up in terms of stain-resistance.

Pack a Waste-less Healthy School Lunch

 Waste-less Healthy School Lunch | COIT

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How to Get Blood Out of Carpet and Upholstery

How to Get Blood Out of Carpet and Upholstery

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The 6 Most Affordable Home Cleaning Solutions

The 6 most Affordable Home Cleaning Solutions | COIT

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Clean the Refrigerator in just 5 Minutes a Day

Best Way to Clean Refrigerator just 5 Minutes a Day | COIT

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Keeping the refrigerator clean is all about prevention.  Don’t let it get dirty and you won’t have a major cleaning project to tackle. Here are tips on the best ways to clean the refrigerator by spending just 5 minutes a day

Defeat Dust: 10 Tips on How to Reduce Dust in Your Home

10 tips on how to reduce dust in your home | COIT

Have you ever dusted, just to find that a few days later the house is dusty again? Dusting is a task that few people enjoy, but seems to need to be done all the time.  While dusting is a task that will need to be done regularly, there are a few habits and activities that will keep a house dust free, longer. Here is our 10 tips on how to reduce dust in your home:

How and When to Clean Floors (Infographic)

Keeping floors clean is the key to floor longevity.  Whether it is tile, carpet, linoleum, wood, stone, or concrete, we’ve got you coved.  Check out our infographic on how and when to clean floors.  Need stain removal?  Whether it is wine, mustard, or grass, our Spot Removal Guide has you covered.

How and When to Clean Floors | COIT

10 Coolest (Weirdest!) Rugs

We would love to be asked to clean these unique rugs!

Area rugs can range from traditional to outrageous.  They are a great focal point for the room and an unique way to show your quirky side.  Check out our selection of the 10 coolest rugs:

This, apparently, is where the wild things are!  Monster, an art piece by Joshua Ben Longo

Monster: http://www.longoland.com/work/#/monster-skin-rug/