Cleaning plays an essential role in our daily lives. By removing soils, germs and other contaminants, cleaning products help us to stay healthy, care for our homes and belongings, and make our surroundings more pleasant. Millions of people use these products safely and effectively in homes, schools, businesses and healthcare settings every single day, offering improvements in both hygiene and overall quality of life.
Your guide to making the job of cleaning house easier. Learn about the three steps to choosing the right cleaner. Go through the room by room tour to take a closer look at some of the most common surfaces in today's home and their cleaning solutions. Review safety do's and dont's and tips on disposing empty product containers.
Check out these hygiene tips from the website of A.I.S.E., the European-based International Association for Soaps, Detergents and Maintenance Products.
Read tips for getting your house buyer-ready, keeping the clutter under control and quick clean-up tips for home sellers.
View the history of American Cleaning Institute (PDF).
Cleaning for All Seasons
See what others have said about spring cleaning, clean hands and cleaning products in the ACI survey and poll results.