INFOGRAPHIC: Your ultimate spring cleaning guide

April 6, 2015 by  
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Never underestimate the mental benefits of a clean home. A fresh space can leave you feeling mentally clear as well. If you struggle with your annual spring cleaning, check out this infographic that will help make the process more manageable by breaking things down into a straightforward process and have your home sparkling in no time. Read the rest of INFOGRAPHIC: Your ultimate spring cleaning guide Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: decluttering , decluttering tips , DIY , DIY cleaning , hoarding , home cleaning , home spring cleaning , infographic , spring cleaning , spring cleaning infographic

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Spring Cleaning: 6 Green Tips to Organize and Simplify Your Home

March 21, 2014 by  
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HOW TO: Steer Clear of Toxic Chemicals for Greener and Healthier Spring Cleaning

March 16, 2014 by  
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Image via Shutterstock Spring cleaning is supposed to help preserve a healthy and happy home, but disturbing discoveries about toxic household cleaners make us wonder if our annual ritual actually does more harm than good. Even worse, a 2012 study by the Silent Spring Institute revealed that avoiding harmful chemicals can be near impossible because our everyday products are often mislabeled. But fear not–we’ve created a list of ways to help you stay green while keeping your house squeaky clean. Follow the link below for tips on how to stay away from those nasty chemicals for a healthier and more natural spring cleaning season. READ MORE> Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: green cleaning , greener spring cleaning , household cleaners , Inhabitots , Silent Spring Institute , spring cleaning , toxic chemicals , toxic household cleaners        

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How Your Spring Cleaning Can Benefit Charitable Causes

April 3, 2013 by  
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If you’re planning a bit of spring cleaning this season, why not use your throw-aways to benefit the causes that mean most to you? In an effort keep e-waste out of landfills while supporting those in need, Planet Green Recycle is calling on…

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No Time to Grow Food? Company Will Plant a Garden for You

April 3, 2013 by  
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You know that saying, ‘Give a man a fish, he’ll eat for a day. Teach a man to fish, he’ll eat for a lifetime?’ This sentiment is pretty fitting for a new service available in the local food and gardening movement. Farmyard, a Phoenix, Ariz.-based…

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Start Your Spring Cleaning by Donating Your Old Phones to Verizon Hopeline

March 26, 2012 by  
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Want to give your spring cleaning new meaning this year?  HopeLine from Verizon is an easy way to get rid of old wireless phones and chargers cluttering your home. The program refurbishes donated phones, batteries and accessories, and provides them (loaded with free minutes) to victims and survivors of domestic violence. Phones that are unable to be used are disposed of in an environmentally friendly way. To find out more about HopeLine, donate a device or get involved, visit  www.verizonwireless.com/hopeline . + Verizon Hopeline The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following  this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: domestic violence , donate your old phone , e-waste , help victims of domestic violence , hope line , hopeline , hopeline verizon , how to recycle your cell phone , prevent domestic violence , recycle cell phone , recycle electronics , Recycled Materials , recycled phones , spring cleaning , verizon

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Win A $300 Electrolux Vacuum in Our Spring Greening Giveaway!

April 18, 2010 by  
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Spring is here and you know what THAT means… It’s time for SPRING CLEANING! While the process can be tedious and tiresome, there’s nothing more satisfying than sitting in a sparkling space that’s just been freshly cleaned … right? Okay, so you’re still not sold on the prospect of picking up a dustpan? How about if we throw in an amazing Arm & Hammer Spring Cleaning Supply Package to get your spring-cleaning mojo going?! This week we’re giving away FIVE of these awesome packages (worth $72) to FIVE lucky readers to get their clean on! AND if the dust bunnies align, ONE grand prize winner will also walk away with a $300 Electrolux Vacuum ! ENTER THE CONTEST HERE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: arm & hammer , arm and hammer , cleaning supplies , design competitions , electrolux vacuum , free cleaning supplies , free stuff , giveaways , Inhabitots giveaway , spring cleaning

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Win a Pair of Neuaura Luna Camel Vegan Sandals for Spring (Worth $89)!

April 18, 2010 by  
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Last week we asked you Inhabitants to tell us which  Neuaura foot candy you’d most want to slip your ten toes into. The polls have closed and what a choice! We couldn’t think of a better way to frame your freshly painted, warm weather toes than with these luminous  Luna Camel vegan sandals  (worth $89)! Courtesy of  Nimli and yours truly, one lucky reader will get to add these  sexy sandals  to their shoe collection for the spring/summer season! Enter to win today! ENTER TO WIN AT ECOUTERRE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: eco sandals , eco shoes , free stuff , giveaway , green sandals , green shoes , Neuaura giveaway , spring sandals , summer sandals , thong sandals , vegan sandals , vegan shoes

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