Latest Home & Garden Articles

  • How to Make Your Balcony Bee-friendly

    Anja Borngässer April 20, 2021 (0) Kommentar(e)
    We offer some tips on how to make your garden or balcony bee-friendly and thus help the bees survive.
  • Create a Cleaning Routine That Really Works

    Anja Borngässer December 29, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Many take the year’s starting months to finally get the house clean (and to stay clean!). Creating a consistent cleaning routine can help you keep your motivation and effort throughout the whole year.
  • Our 5 Favorite Christmas Cookie Recipes

    Katrin Lewandowski December 8, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Christmastime is all about traditions, especially when it comes to cookie baking. We have gathered our top five favorite cookie recipes for the holiday season.
  • What Is the Planetary Health Diet, And Does it Work?

    Anja Borngässer November 19, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    The Planetary Health Diet is not only a healthy diet but also a promising way to reduce our carbon footprint. In this article, we explain, what it is and how it works.
  • In Need of a Stress-free Christmas?

    Anja Borngässer November 16, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Here are some ways your housekeeper can help you lighten your load this Christmas.
  • 9 Steps to Prepare Your Property for Winter

    Anja Borngässer October 30, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Low temperatures, snow, and ice work hard to give our homes a real beating, so it is important to prepare. Here are some tips.
  • How to Prepare Your Home for a Cold Snap

    Anja Borngässer October 28, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    These days, winter can change from unseasonably mild to bitterly cold in the blink of an eye. Follow these 7 tips to prepare your home for a cold snap.
  • Discover the Benefits of Seasonal Eating

    Anja Borngässer October 12, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Seasonal eating is the consumption of produce strictly according to its proper growing season. Consider these reasons why this type of eating is beneficial to you and your family.
  • 9 Steps to Creating an Autumnal Herbarium

    Anja Borngässer October 8, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    If you have an abundance of leaves outside your home and curious children, then it is time to create an autumnal herbarium!
  • Insulate Your Windows against the Cold

    Katrin Lewandowski October 6, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Check out these four easy steps to insulate your windows and keep the heat in for a cozy fall and winter time.
  • Home Tips for a Cozy Fall

    Katrin Lewandowski October 6, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Follow these home tips for a cozy fall and make the most out of these beautiful coming fall months.
  • Beat the Weather with These 10 Fall Gardening Tasks

    Anja Borngässer September 22, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Take advantage of the mild fall weather and tackle some gardening tasks that need to be finished before winter arrives.
  • Healthy Lunch Ideas Your Kids Will Actually Enjoy

    Katrin Lewandowski September 15, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Does your kid trade his healthy lunches for junk food? Here are 10 tips for packing lunches that your child will eat.
  • 9 Freezer Sandwiches for Kid Lunches

    Katrin Lewandowski September 15, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Ever wonder how to make packing back to school lunches a once-a-week occurrence? Simply freeze the sandwiches!
  • Quick Lunch Recipes for Busy Families

    Katrin Lewandowski September 15, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Use these quick lunch recipes for those days when you’re in a pinch, and get out of your lunchtime rut.
  • Your ABCD School Lunch Planner

    Katrin Lewandowski August 27, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Do you need some inspiration for your kids’ school pack lunches? Here’s a lunch snack ABCD to help! Simply click on the image, print off and stick it to your fridge.
  • 5 Healthy, Budget-friendly Lunch Box Ideas Your Child Will Love

    Katrin Lewandowski August 10, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    We’ll explore five tasty, easy to prepare and budget-friendly lunch box ideas for children to bring to school.
  • 4 Easy Home-made Ice Cream Recipes

    Katrin Lewandowski July 16, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Why not focusing on activities such as making tasty summer treats together? It doesn’t get any better than fresh home-made ice cream. Here are the recipes.
  • How to Set Up a Terrarium

    Katrin Lewandowski July 10, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    We show you how to build a terrarium for your plants. Read our tips!
  • Insect Hotel: How to Create One and Why You Should

    Katrin Lewandowski June 16, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Help the bees & Co.: We show you how easy it is to craft an insect hotel and explain why it is good to install one in your garden, on your balcony or window.
  • Adding a Family Pool? 4 Things to Consider

    Katrin Lewandowski May 26, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    How about having a family pool? We list four important things to consider before setting up a pool and enjoying summer at home to its maximum.
  • Eco-Friendly Easter Eggs: How to Make Your Own Plant-based Dyes

    Katrin Lewandowski April 6, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    We show you how to make eco-friendly Easter eggs by using self-made plant-based dyes. It’s an easy DIY. Give it a try this year!
  • 7 Ways to Remodel Your Kid’s Room Like a Pro

    Katrin Lewandowski February 13, 2020 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Remodeling a kid’s room is much easier than it sounds, and you don’t need much experience in home improvement. Here are 7 tips for the bedroom makeover.
  • Natural Living Tips for Parents

    The Care.com Team October 30, 2019 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Learn more about natural living with these tips from the experts. Your family will be living greener and healthier in no time at all.
  • Clever Ways to Clean Bad Stains and Messes

    The Care.com Team July 31, 2019 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Eight easy solutions for common bad stains and messes.
  • How to Grow a Family Garden

    The Care.com Team July 31, 2019 (4) Kommentar(e)
    Teach your kids that food doesn’t just magically appear at the supermarket by growing a family garden together.
  • Cut House Chores Time in Half

    The Care.com Team July 31, 2019 (0) Kommentar(e)
    No one enjoys doing chores, so how can you make them go by faster? Here are 22 tips to help you get your house chores done quicker.
  • Natural Ways to Keep Bugs Out of Your Home

    sophiemoran July 22, 2019 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Environmentally friendly and safe ways to keep bugs out of your home this summer.
  • Natural At-Home Stain Removers for The Toughest Stains

    sophiemoran July 19, 2019 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Try these at-home natural stain remover remedies that will battle the toughest of stains.
  • Starting Your Spring Clean

    The Care.com Team April 12, 2019 (0) Kommentar(e)
    To help get you get starting with a spring clean we’ve gone to the cleaning experts to gather their advice on how best to manage your spring clean.
  • Natural Disinfectant Options for Green Cleaning

    sophiemoran February 22, 2019 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Keep your home clean and green with these oh-so-earth-friendly choices.
  • The Ultimate Household Chore List

    sophiemoran January 15, 2019 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Having trouble keeping your house clean and organized? Use a family chore chart to stay on top of the workload.
  • 18 Kitchen Cleaning Hacks

    Katrin Lewandowski November 19, 2018 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Grease, grime and grit have nothing on these awesome tips. Discover how to clean the toughest items in your kitchen and make them sparkle!
  • Organize Your Home & Keep It That Way

    The Care.com Team March 14, 2016 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Try these easy-to-implement tips to help you get rid of clutter, get your home organized and get on with your life.
  • Last-Minute House Cleaning Check-List

    The Care.com Team January 18, 2016 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Here is our last-minute house cleaning guide for when a friend or family member only gives you 30 minutes’ notice! Here’s how to whizz around and prioritise.
  • How Much Should You Charge for Housekeeping Services?

    The Care.com Team January 18, 2016 (0) Kommentar(e)
    The cost of housekeeping services depends on a number of factors and can vary widely from one job to another.
  • 17 Top Cleaning Tips From Housekeepers

    The Care.com Team January 18, 2016 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Try out these 17 top cleaning tips to transform the way you clean: how to make sure you keep your costs down and keep your house sparkling!
  • Dealing With a Hoarding Problem

    The Care.com Team May 12, 2015 (0) Kommentar(e)
    Despite the challenges of hoarding, you can greatly reduce hoarding behaviour using some of the self-help steps in this article.
  • 8 Secrets Housekeepers Keep

    The Care.com Team June 4, 2014 (1) Kommentar(e)
    Hiring someone to clean your house can create a great relationship but there are somethings housekeepers don’t share – here are 8 secrets housekeepers keep.
  • 5 Easy Steps to Posting An Odd Job on Care.com

    The Care.com Team May 23, 2014 (0) Kommentar(e)
    If your home is in need of an extra pair of hands why not let Care.com help you find someone. Here’s how with our 5 easy steps to posting an odd job on Care.com.
  • 9 Cleaning Tips from Hotel Housekeepers

    The Care.com Team February 17, 2014 (1) Kommentar(e)
    Hotel housekeepers clean 10,000s of rooms every year and you can learn a lot from their expertise!
  • Keep the Chaos in Check: A Daily Housekeeping Checklist

    The Care.com Team June 14, 2013 (1) Kommentar(e)
    The chaos of life can be overwhelming. But housekeeping can become less of a chore if you practice a few new habits – here’s a checklist to help.
  • How to Interview a Housekeeper or Cleaner

    The Care.com Team November 16, 2012 (0) Kommentar(e)
    A guide to interviewing prospective cleaners or housekeepers.