Cleaning Articles & Tips

Are you aware of all the germs that could be hiding in your kitchen? Our interactive photo highlights the most common bacteria, where they’re hiding and how to kill them. Your kitchen might look clean…but is it really? Beneath the veneer of... Read more .

Where there’s moisture, there could be mold. Keep mold out of your washer, fridge and dishwasher with these tips. Mold could be growing inside your appliances without your even knowing it. It can lurk in your washer, dishwasher or fridge — and... Read more .

Is your dishwasher leaving white film on your dishes? Watch our video for simple tips to avoid and remove the white film caused by hard water. What’s the point of having a dishwasher if your glasses come out cloudy with white film? If you see... Read more .

In this article on Hellogiggles.com, Cornstarch, mayonnaise, and 11 other weird kitchen items you can use to spring clean your home, Sears Home Services Chief Marketing Officer, Chip Smith, shares tips on special ways to use kitchen tongs. Read... Read more .

Maintain your home with these quick and easy tips for caulking, sealing and cleaning your windows. Windows aren’t only a sizable investment, they’re a big part of the curb appeal of your home. It’s likely time to give your windows some... Read more .

Our video series will help make your appliances work harder for you with advice from a Sears expert. It’s always a good time to make sure your appliances are humming along at peak efficiency. But how do you do that — and what exactly is a... Read more .

Easy cleaning hacks to tackle bad smells in your appliances. Does your washer smell like a wet dog? Do your clothes come out of the dryer smelling worse than when they went in? Does your dishwasher exude Eau de Dishrag? Don’t worry. These are... Read more .

How to clean burner grates, remove grease and how to clean a glass top — find out if these hacks really work! If you’re resolving to keep a cleaner kitchen, these hacks promise to help you save time and easily clean up your biggest messes. We’re... Read more .

Watch the best cleaning hack videos for easy ways to keep your home appliances, like the refrigerator and range, looking spotless and running efficiently. Some days, it can feel like your appliances turn on you. Do strange odors waft out of your... Read more .

Do you insist on using the same detergent? Run the dishwasher full or half empty? Take our dishwashing loading quiz to find out what your habits say about you. It’s a little-known fact that your dishwasher routines can reveal your innermost... Read more .