Archive for the ‘Spend a Little – Save a Lot’ Category

Spend a Little – Save a Lot: Drip Dry Chandelier Cleaner

While watching the newest release of The Beauty and the Beast, I found myself admiring all of the crystal chandeliers throughout the Beast’s castle (especially those during the famed dance).  That got me to thinking… how could one realistically clean all that crystal? I know that it is a movie, but how could anyone expect to clean all […]

Spend a Little – Save a Lot: Safely Store Wool Clothing

Now that spring is in the air, many of us are going through our closets, removing the winter clothes, and hanging up the summer clothes!  Now is the ideal time to make sure expensive wool, silk, and cotton clothes are stored properly so as to be safe from damaging clothes moths! If you don’t store these items properly, […]

Spend a Little – Save a Lot: Fabric shavers make clothing look like new again

One of my favorite coats is a gray cotton fabric and it has help up great for many years.  Just this year, the fabric became worn in areas of the front and sleeves enough so that the “pilling” was noticeable from near and far.  If you try to pull on the pills, you don’t make […]

Spend a Little – Save a Lot: Heavy duty garment rack expands closet storage

If you have ever been looking for closet space to hang guest coats during the holidays, or to store jackets and other garments that are not in season, then the garment rack from Richards could be your problem solver!  This item is built like a mack-truck.  Well… not quite like that…. but it is heavy […]

Spend a Little – Save a Lot: Fire and Carbon Monoxide Safety

Our homes may feel safe since they protect us and our belongings from the cold, rain, snow, and wind; however there is more to a safe house than just having locking doors and an alarm system.  Carbon monoxide poisoning causes over 200 deaths a year and fires cause thousands of deaths each year in the […]

Spend a Little, Save a Lot: Walk Behind Snow Plow

This article is about a product that we have carried for about 7 years now.  It is not new, but does deserve more attention, because of its quick and efficient snow removal abilities.  The 38″ snow plow from YoHo is part of their Polar Tuff line of products and perfect for so many of our […]

Spend a Little – Save a Lot: The Magic Eraser makes problems go away

A little scuff there, a little mark there.  The Magic Eraser was made for these exact scenarios.  I’m sure that many of you have heard about Mr. Clean’s Magic Erasers.  This unique sponge has some special powers and it is safe to use on almost any surface.  It wasn’t until recently that my wife and […]

Spend a Little – Save a Lot: Dusting Cloths Get the Job Done Quick

Looking for an easier way to dust? The Guardsman Dusting Cloth might just be your answer. This treated cotton cloth works like a charm and can be used over and over again. Even when it looks filthy and couldn’t hold another bit of dust, it keeps on working! To remove dust and dirt, simply hand […]

Spend a Little – Save a Lot: Protect Your Hands While Cleaning Around the House

Dry hands and skin are a constant battle for so many of us during the dry and cold winter months. Protect your hands and give them a break when cleaning the dishes with the ultimate household gloves, True Blues! These gloves are soft and protective, even in hot water, and make for the perfect glove […]

Spend a Little – Save a Lot: Stop peeling, flaking paint

Just recently, I was doing a paint project at home and encountered something that had never happened to me before.  My paint was peeling!  And all layers were peeling, so before I knew it, I was all the way back to the drywall in some areas! I didn’t know what I was in for and […]