How to Clean CDs and DVDs, Tips, Advice

We’ve worn glasses with anti reflective, anti glare coatings for many years. We also have thousands of CDs and DVDs.  We find that both glasses and discs get dirty or damaged from about the same dirt sources. These include oily fingerprints, dust, and scratches.  So both discs and glasses demand the same gentle cleaning methods … Continue reading How to Clean CDs and DVDs, Tips, Advice





Clean a Cordless Electric Kettle, How To

We’ve heated gallons upon many gallons of both hard and soft water for tea and hot cocoa making, with many cordless electric kettles.  We find that without routine cleaning, these kettles can get stained brown, especially if you brew the tea directly in it after the water boils.  This can be hard to remove if allowed … Continue reading Clean a Cordless Electric Kettle, How To





How to Clean Eyeglasses with Anti Reflective Coating

We’ve worn glasses with anti reflective coatings for over two decades.  In that time, we got advice from several optometrists. They showed us how to clean eyeglasses with anti reflective coating. Indeed, this is easy once you know how to safely handle them.  You should know which cleaners work the best and safest, and which cleaning … Continue reading How to Clean Eyeglasses with Anti Reflective Coating





Clean Anti Glare Glasses Safely, How To

We’ve worn eyeglasses with anti reflective coatings for over two decades, and have received advice from several optometrists about how best to clean them.  How to clean anti glare glasses is not hard once you learn how to safely handle them, which cleaners work the most gently and safely, and which cleaning cloths scratch the least. How … Continue reading Clean Anti Glare Glasses Safely, How To





How to Clean Oakley Sunglasses

We’ve worn sunglasses with polarized and anti reflective coatings for three decades.  In that time, we got advice from several optometrists about how best to clean them.  How to clean Oakley sunglasses is easy, once you learn how to safely handle them.  You also need to know which cleaners work the most gently and safely, and which cleaning … Continue reading How to Clean Oakley Sunglasses





Clean Stainless Steel Coffee Maker, How To

We’ve brewed several tens of pots of coffee in our Farberware Electric Coffee Maker. So after a short time, we noticed hard water and coffee stains inside. Thus, we learned how to clean this stainless steel coffee maker. This post details the tips and advice we gathered in doing that. We’ve found that without regular … Continue reading Clean Stainless Steel Coffee Maker, How To





Clean a CD Disc with Scratches, How To

We’ve played compact discs (CDs) for over thirty years, and love collecting them.  Now that there’s a huge market for used CDs at flea markets and online.  So, being that we’re such big CD fans, we buy many CDs from these sources.  But, we often see many smudged, oily, fingerprinted, and scratched discs that we bring home. These … Continue reading Clean a CD Disc with Scratches, How To





Clean a Percolator Coffee Pot, How To

We’ve brewed several tens of pots of coffee in our Farberware automatic percolator.  We’ve found that without routine cleaning, this appliance becomes stained brown. Then, that unsightliness is hard to clean off if allowed to build up.  So, wanting to preserve that silver, new look of our stainless steel coffee pot as long as possible, … Continue reading Clean a Percolator Coffee Pot, How To





Clean a DVD Disc to Fix Freezing and Playing Errors

We’ve played DVDs for nearly two decades. Plus, now that there’s a huge market for used DVDs (digital video discs), we also see many smudged, oily discs. These often will not play without cleaning them up first.  To that end, we’ve found some safe ways for repairing these conditions with simple disc cleaning.  Some of our … Continue reading Clean a DVD Disc to Fix Freezing and Playing Errors





How to Clean Stainless Steel Tea Kettle

We’ve heated gallons upon gallons of hard and soft water for tea and hot cocoa making, with our Hamilton Beach Stainless Steel Tea Kettle. In this post, we show how to clean stainless steel tea kettle with baking soda or vinegar. We’ve cleaned our stainless kettles many times. We also discuss how to keep the … Continue reading How to Clean Stainless Steel Tea Kettle