How to Kill Mold Inside a Pop-Up Camper

Browsing Category

Cleaning & Laundry : Home & Garden

How to Care for a Griddle

A griddle is a piece of cooking equipment used to cook foods such as pancakes, crepes and grilled cheese. Traditionally, griddles were brick or stone tablets, but now they consist of flat surfaces that you can use over an open flame, on a stove or even as a portable, standalone unit. In order to mai

How Can I Get Mace Off My Car Window?

Mace is a substance that is used to ward off an attack. It stings the eyes, mouth and nose. When Mace gets onto a surface like glass, it can also stain. There are several strategies that you can try to remove Mace from your car window or from another glass surface.

Do Smokeless Ashtrays Work?

Smokeless ashtrays are effective in some ways. They do extract smoke from a cigarette or cigar placed on the tray area. However, once a smoker exhales into the air, the ashtrays are limited in their ability to extract all of the smoke.

How to Remove Set in Carpet Stains

It has happened to everyone at some point. Perhaps a dinner party turned messy when your freshly steamed, white carpet got streaked with red wine. Or perhaps you came home one day to find melted chocolate squished between the carpet fibers in a suspiciously child-sized, footprint-shaped mess. Howev

How to Remove Pollen Stains From the Exterior of a House

Cleaning the exterior of a home is a chore that often gets put off. It does require a bit of stamina, but the results are well worth the effort. Siding begins looking stained and discolored from things like pollen and mold. Pollen is a common food source for mold and sets up your home for damage if

How to Remove Bubble Gum From the Dryer

Your dryer is often exposed to more than just clean, wet clothing. Pens, toys and bubble gum accidentally left in pockets can end up creating a mess on your dryer drum. When not cleaned thoroughly, bubble gum transfers to your clothing, making an even bigger mess. Though it's not a pleasant job, rem

How to Make a Wide Front for a Farmall M

Production on Farmall M tractors began in 1939 and continued until 1952. It was a popular tractor among large-acre row-crop farmers because of its large size. When it was manufactured, Farmall M tractors were available in high-crop, tricycle and wide-front configurations. Today, tractor collectors g

How to Rip Out Tile

Demolition of any sort is a lot of fun and is a great stress reliever. More so, the fun of demolition is increased with the use of power tools. Don't pay a contractor to demolish anything for you, do it yourself. Ripping out a tile floor is messy and time consuming, but it is easy to do and you will

My Room Smells Like Burnt Plastic by My Closet

For some, the first sign of an issue isn’t visual, but instead an odd and unexplained odor. If your sniffer has detected the aroma of burning plastic, there could be several issues at the root of the problem. To ensure that all is well, you should respond to your nose's early warning, using it

How to Clean Red Suede

Suede is a popular material for shoes, jackets, purses and sofas; unfortunately it is also one of the most frustrating ones. Even when you take care to prevent liquid and other stains from damaging your suede pieces, accidents happen. It can cost up to $100 to get a pair of suede shoes or a purse pr

How to Remove Fluorescent Spray From Window Glass

Fluorescent paint will cause a problem if used on a surface that has not been masked properly. The over-spray will be difficult to remove from surfaces such as window glass. Most spray paints are oil based and long lasting, which is great if you spray them in the right places. An alcohol-based clean

How do I Install a Merlin RO Booster Pump?

Merlin RO Reverse Osmosis booster pumps help reduce water-borne contaminants and improves drinking water quality. Working off a sound scientific principle, these booster pumps filter water under pressure through a membrane with tiny pores. These pores are so small, they will allow only the smaller w

Device to Put on a Stove Burner to Keep Food From Sticking

Depending upon the type of cookware you use and the age of your stove, you may occasionally experience food sticking to certain areas of a saucepan or skillet and undercooking in other areas. In some cases, food will burn in hot spots, causing the food to stick to the pan, making for a difficult cle

How to Clean Whirlpool Gas Dryer Vents & Lint Traps

Whirlpool gas dryers come in various finishes and sizes and with different options, such as sanitize, antiwrinkle and steam cycles; variable fabric settings; moisture sensors; a static reduction feature; and an LED display and control panel. However, regardless of the features and settings of your p

How to Clean a Hot Tub Filter With Muriatic Acid

Regular maintenance of a hot tub filter helps to prolong the life of the hot tub and maximize the efficiency of the tub, not to mention make the experience more hygienic by keeping the water clean. It's easy to clean a hot tub filter on your own with muriatic acid. You do not need any expensive equi

How to Troubleshoot a Frigidaire Gallery Even-Cook Oven

Some of the latest Frigidaire ovens include technology for even baking. Other technology can include what is called "even broil," which has more flame coverage than usual. Frigidaire Gallery ovens are manufactured by Electrolux and have a full warranty but a few troubleshooting steps can often be th

Moldy Smelling Toilet

A moldy smelling toilet can make using the restroom an unpleasant and even dangerous experience. Mold produces an instantly recognizable musty smell, like that of wet grass. You may have mold growing in the toilet bowl, the toilet tank or at the base of the toilet. A number of reasons account for wh

How to Remove Mold From a Tarp

Tarps protect the interiors of pools, surfaces of vehicles and other items from precipitation, dirt and debris. When rainwater or other liquids rest on a tarp for a long time, however, mold spots can appear. The mold spots transfer onto other items and also cause a noticeably foul smell. Replacing t