Amy Anthony

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Amy is a stay-at-home-mom, seasoned writer, and a home cleaning and organization aficionado. Amy enjoys having an absolutely spotless home and has worked hard to develop strategies to keep it that way, despite having 2 kids and 3 dogs!

Articles Edited by Amy Anthony

Woman smelling freshly washed laundry

Best Laundry Detergents for Odors of 2021

Woman pouring detergent for dark clothes in the washing machine

How to Choose the Best Detergents for Dark Clothes

Woman hand washing clothes with bar detergent

Ready to Hand Wash Your Clothes? Here Are the Best Detergents to Use

Laundry bag full of dirty laundry

10 Best Laundry Bags (2021 Reviews)

Travel Laundry Bags

Best Travel Laundry Bags of 2021

Different types of vacuum cleaners

Which of These 8 Types Of Vacuum Cleaners Is Right For You?

Dirty dog leaves stains on carpet

How to Clean Carpet Stains

Cat litter and trash can

The Best Trash Cans for Dog Poop and Cat Litter of 2021

Dog pooping on carpet

How to Clean Pet Urine and Poop from Carpet the Easy Way

Husband and wife dusting the ceiling

14 Dusting Hacks You Need (Easy and Effective Hacks)

Vacuum cleaning upholstery

13 Best Upholstery Cleaners (2021 Reviews)

Cleaning laminate floor with vacuum cleaner

How to Clean Laminate Floors Without Damage

Steam cleaning the oven

How to Steam Clean Your Oven

Cleaning a microwave with a lemon

How to Clean Your Microwave (6 Simple Ways to Remove Stains and Smells)

Getting mold out of clothes

Why and How to Get Mold out of Clothes

Moldy smell on clothes

How to Get Rid of Mold Smell

Steam cleaning a mattress

How to Steam Clean a Mattress (and Deodorize It, Too)

Steam cleaning a couch

How to Steam Clean a Couch

25 Genius Uses for Steam Cleaners

25 Genius Uses for Steam Cleaners (Get Your Money's Worth)

Ingredients of a homemade carpet cleaner

Best Homemade Carpet Cleaners (Stain Removers, Spot Cleaners, & More)

Spilled red wine on carpet

How to Clean Red Wine from Carpet

White bed with dust mite cover

5 Best Dust Mite Covers (2021 Reviews)

Getting rid of bed bugs with a steam cleaner

Which Are the Best Steam Cleaners for Bed Bugs?

Steam cleaning car interior

5 Best Steam Cleaners for Cars (2021 Reviews)

Steam cleaning upholstery

Best Upholstery Steam Cleaners of 2021

5 Best Steam Mops for Laminate Floors of 2021

5 Best Steam Mops for Laminate Floors (2021 Picks)

Cleaning hardwood floor with steam mop

5 Best Steam Mops for Hardwood Floors (2021 Picks)

Cleaning tile grout using toothbrush

How to Clean Floor Grout

Steam cleaning car seats

How to Steam Clean Car Seats

Cleaning tile grout using steamer

How to Steam Clean Grout (The Ultimate Guide)

Woman cleaning a carpet

How Often to Clean Carpet (for All Cleaning Types)

Woman Using Cloth Steamer

How to Steam Clothes

Natural floor cleaners

5 Best Homemade Floor Cleaners for DIYers (2021 Guide)

Cleaning Linoleum Floors

How to Clean Linoleum Floors (5 Tips for Maintaining Linoleum)

Clean concrete floors

How to Clean Concrete Floors: Tough on Grime — Kind to Your Floors

Cleaning a marble floor with polisher

How to Clean Marble Floors in 5 Simple Steps

Clean garage floors

How to Clean the Garage Floor: Beat Oil, Grease and Tire Marks

Photo of vinyl flooring

How to Clean Vinyl Floors (4 Expert-Approved Methods)

Cleaning the bathroom floor

How to Clean Bathroom Floors: Deep Cleaning the Bathroom

Hacks for cleaning wooden floors

12 Wooden Floor Hacks You Need to Try

Slate flooring in dining room

How to Clean Slate Floors (5 Simple Steps)

Photo of brick flooring

How to Clean Brick Floors (Indoors and Outdoors)

Photo of bamboo floors in living area

How to Clean Bamboo Floors (Light and Deep Cleaning Tips)

Photo of a power scrubber

Get Rid of Stubborn Dirt with These Best Power Scrubbers

Cleaning tiles with a steam mop

Best Steam Mops for Tiles and Grout of 2021

Cleaning with a handheld steam cleaner

Best Handheld Steam Cleaners of 2021

Carpets hanging out to dry

How to Dry Carpet After Flooding Or Cleaning

Woman cleaning mold off carpet

How to Clean Mold from Carpet (4 Simple Tips)

Woman cleaning area rug

How to Clean an Area Rug (The Easiest, Most Effective Way)

Milk stain on a carpet

How To Clean Milk From Carpets (6 Foolproof Steps!)

Spilled nail polish on carpet

How to Clean Nail Polish from Carpet (Fresh & Dry)

Woman cleaning smelly carpet

How to Deodorize Carpet and Refresh Your Home

Spilled Paint on Carpet

How to Clean Paint out of Carpet (3 Different Types)

Carpet cleaning hacks

15 Carpet Cleaning Hacks You Need to Try Right Now

Man cleaning car carpets

How to Clean Car Carpet (7 Steps to a Cleaner Car)

Professional carpet cleaners working at house

How Much Does Carpet Cleaning Cost? (2021 Prices & Considerations)

Cleaning vomit from carpet

How to Clean Vomit from Carpet (7 Tips You Need to Know)

Spilled coffee on the carpet

How to Clean Coffee out of Carpet — Three of the Best Solutions

How to clean carpets

How to Clean Carpet (Best Methods & Homemade Solutions)

Dog with fleas on the carpet

Shake Fleas Off with These Best Flea Powders for Carpets

Steam cleaner removing dirt from carpet

How to Steam Clean Carpet (Ultimate Guide)

Cleaning blood out of carpet

How to Clean Blood out of Carpet (Defeat Fresh and Dried Stains)

Woman cleaning tile floors

How to Clean Tile Floors (5 Methods That Work)

Cute puppy next to stain on the floor

The Most Effective Ways to Clean Pet Stains on Floors

Burning candles on carpet

How to Clean Wax out of Carpet (The 2 Best Methods)

Man cleaning shower floors

How to Clean Shower Floors & Walls

Floor cleaning hacks

11 Simple Ways to Make Floor Cleaning Easier

Beautiful and clean travertine floors

How to Clean Travertine Floors (7 Do’s and Don’ts)

Man cleaning porcelain tile floors

How to Clean Porcelain Tile Floors (The Right Way)

Woman dry cleaning a carpet

Dry Carpet Cleaning Vs. Steam Cleaning: Which Is Better?

Cleaning carpet stain with the best carpet stain remover

Best Carpet Stain Remover of 2021

Best Carpet Cleaners For Pet Urine

The Best Carpet Cleaners for Pet Urine (That Actually Work)

Photo of the Bissell Easy Sweeper

7 Best Carpet Sweepers (2021 Reviews)

Cleaning a carpet with the best carpet steam cleaner

Best Carpet Steam Cleaners of 2021

Man cleaning carpets with best carpet cleaning shampoo

5 Best Carpet Cleaning Shampoos & Solutions (2021 Picks)

Cleaning ash in the fireplace

The Best Ash Vacuums on the Market: 2021 Buyer’s Guide

hoover vacuum

Best Hoover Vacuums of 2021

Cleaning a car carpet with the best car carpet cleaner solution

Why You Need One of These Best Car Carpet Cleaners

Cleaning hardwood floors with the best hardwood floor cleaner solution

7 Best Hardwood Floor Cleaning Solutions (2021 Reviews)

Man Cleaning Carpet With A The Best Portable Carpet Cleaner

Best Portable Carpet Cleaners of 2021

leaf vacuum

What’s the Best Leaf Vacuum for My Yard? (Top 7 Picks)

vacuum for fleas

3 Best Vacuums for Fleas (2021 Reviews)

brrom and dustpad

Best Brooms and Dustpans: How to Find the Right Duo for You

girl vacuuming

5 Best Vacuums for Long Hair (2021 Picks)

couple cleaning floor

Best Floor Cleaner Liquids of 2021

robot vacuum

Best Miele Vacuums of 2021

bissell vacuum and dog

5 Best Bissell Vacuums (2021 Edition)

cleaning hardwood floor

How to Clean Hardwood Floors

Keeping broom and mop on a wall hanger

5 Best Broom and Mop Holders (2021 Buyer’s Guide)

Cleaning floor with a spin mop floor scrubber

5 Best Floor Scrubbers (2021 Reviews)

Vacuuming tile floor with a shop vacuum

Best Wet/Dry Shop Vacuums of 2021

Woman vacuuming hard floor in her apartment

Best Vacuums for Small Apartments of 2021

Vacuuming cat litter on the floor

Conquer the Kibbles with the Best Vacuums for Cat Litter

Scrubbing tile grout with cleaning solution

The Best Grout Cleaners to Conquer the Grime

Cleaning laminate floor with cleaner solution

The Best Laminate Floor Cleaner Solutions of 2021 

Mopping kitchen tile floor with cleaning solution

7 Best Tile Floor Cleaner Solutions (2021 Edition)

Sweeping a hardwood floor with a broom

Best Brooms for Hardwood Floors of 2021

Cleaning shag carpet with a vacuum

Best Vacuums for Shag Carpets & High Pile Rugs of 2021

Cleaning the home with a backpack vacuum

Best Backpack Vacuums of 2021

Sweeping pet hair with a broom

5 Best Brooms for Pet Hair (2021 Edition)

A central vacuum system

What Are the Best Central Vacuum Systems?

Cleaning the living room carpet with an upright vacuum

Seven of the Best Upright Vacuum Cleaners

Vacuuming a laminate floor

5 Best Vacuums for Laminate Floors (2021 Reviews)

Cleaning a carpet with a bagged vacuum

Best Bagged Vacuums of 2021

Shark vacuum on living room tile floor

Best Vacuums for Tile Floors of 2021

Woman cleaning the stairs with a vacuum

Best Vacuums for Stairs of 2021

Woman cleaning hard floor with a cordless stick vacuum

Best Cordless Vacuums for Hardwood Floors: How to Find the Best for You

Young woman cleaning a laminate floor with a small vacuum

7 Best Cheap Vacuums (2021 Reviews)

Woman cleaning the living room floor with a professiona vacuum

Our In-Depth Reviews of the Best Commercial Vacuums In 2021

Cleaning the carpet a cordless handheld vacuum

7 Best Lightweight Vacuums (2021 Reviews)

Husky sitting beside a shark vacuum

Drowning in a sea of fur? These are the Best Shark Vacuums for Pet Hair

Woman using a handheld vacuum to remove dog hair on mattress

5 Best Handheld Vacuums for Pet Hair (2021 Reviews)

Dog lying beside a roomba on the floor

Best Roomba for Pet Hair of 2021

An Rv driving through a lake

5 Best RV Vacuums for Your Motorhome (2021 Reviews)

Woman drinking tea while robot vacuum cleans the floor

What Are the Best Roomba Alternatives?

Person sitting on sofa while robot vacuum cleans the floor

5 Best Affordable Robot Vacuums (2021 Reviews)

Robot vacuum cleaning a hardwood floor

Best Robot Vacuums for Hardwood Floors of 2021

Robotic vacuum cleaner cleaning the carpet

Best Robot Vacuums for Carpet of 2021

Cleaning sofa with a handheld vacuum

The Best Handheld Vacuums You Can Buy (Our Top 10 Picks)

Cleaning the sofa with a cordless handheld vacuum

Best Cordless Handheld Vacuums of 2021

A dyson vacuum

7 Best Dyson Vacuums (2021 Reviews)

Removing pet hair with cordless vacuum

How to Find the Best Cordless Vacuums for Pet Hair

How Long Do Vacuums Last?

How Long Do Vacuums Last? (3 Factors to Consider)

Cleaning a Shark Vacuum

How to Clean a Shark Vacuum (Step-By-Step Guide)

A vacuum brush full of hair

How to Clean Your Vacuum Brush (Don’t Spread Germs)

A Vacuum Hose

How to Unclog and Clean a Vacuum Hose

Woman cleaning the carpet with cloth and detergent

How To Clean Your Carpet Without a Vacuum

Woman cleaning the living room with stick vacuum cleaner

5 Best Bagless Vacuums on the Market (2021 Reviews)

Removing dirt from vacuum cleaner to get rid of smell

4 Reasons Your Vacuum Cleaner Smells Bad

Dyson Vacuums

Tips and Tricks on How to Clean a Dyson Vacuum

Old vacuum cleaner in a dusty house

4 Reasons You Should Recycle Your Old Vacuum Cleaner (And How To Do It)

Cleaning a vacuum cleaner

How to Clean a Vacuum Cleaner (Step-by-Step Guide)

Black dog lying next to the robot vacuum cleaner

Is Your Dog Scared of Vacuums? Reasons and How to Handle It

A canister vacuum on living room hardwood floor

7 Best Vacuums for Hardwood Floors (2021 Reviews)

Corded stick vacuum on laminate floor

Best Corded Stick Vacuums of 2021

Woman cleans the floor with cordless stick vacuum

Achieve a Spotless Home With the Best Cordless Stick Vacuum

Robotic vacuum cleaning the room while cat sits on the sofa

Best Vacuums for Pet Hair (If Your Furry Friend Shedding Everywhere)

Father and son mopping their sitting room

How to Mop (11 Simple Steps to Get the Job Done)

Pretty woman cleaning the carpet with a canister vacuum

7 Best Canister Vacuums (2021 Reviews)

Cleaning a tiled floor with a steam mop

The Best Tile Mops of 2021

Robot mop cleaning the floor under a bed

5 Best Robot Mops (2021 Reviews)

Woman wearing pink mop slippers and holding a mop

10 Best Mopping Slippers (2021 Reviews)

Cleaning accessories (vacuum, mop and bucket, broom, etc.)

10 Most Common Mopping Mistakes (Are You Making One?)

Woman cleaning living room floor with a purple mop

Get Squeaky Clean Floors With Our Top 10 Mopping Tips

Cleaning a dirty steam mop head

How to Clean Your Steam Mop (Follow These 6 Simple Steps!)

Cleaning carpet with steam mop

How to Clean Your Carpet With a Steam Mop (Step-by-Step Guide)

Cleaning the living room floor with a white steam mop

5 Best Steam Mops on the Market (2021 Reviews)

Cleaning a dirty floor with a traditional mop

Is the Steam Mop Better Than a Traditional Mop?

A steam mop used to clean a laminate floor

How to Use a Steam Mop in Your Home (5 Expert Tips)

a red and white spin mop and bucket

Best Spin Mops of 2021

Woman mopping living room floor

7 Best Mops for Laminate Floors (2021 Reviews)

mop and bucket on hardwood floor

Best Mops For Hardwood Floors of 2021

Woman cleaning living room floor with microfiber mop

Best Microfiber Mops of 2021

Blue mop inside grey and purple bucket on wet floor

Get Scrubbing with the Best Mop Buckets on the Market

a spray mop

5 Best Spray Mops for Easy Cleaning (2021 Reviews)

Woman Cleaning Staircase With Dust Mop

Best Dust Mops of 2021