The Spotlight: Nail Polish Stain Removal

Categories: Carpet Cleaning Tips, Cleaning Tips

Some stains are easier to clean than you’d think, some are tougher than their appearance let’s on, but then there are stains that are just as tough as they look. Nail polish is one of the trickiest stains out there and can be a challenge to clean at home. This carpet stain removal guide should […]

5 Tips for your Perfect Summer BBQ

Categories: Oxi Fresh - Just for Fun

Kids running around, lemonade by the gallon, the frisbee getting tossed about – summer BBQ’s are great, aren’t they? Everyone at Oxi Fresh loves them and we’ve put together some of our favorite tips to help make your next summer shindig better than ever!

Beat Back the Bugs! Green Tips For Fighting Mosquitoes!

Categories: For Your Health, Green Tips, Home Improvement

No one likes mosquitoes. They spread disease, they’re annoying, and they make us itch. Unfortunately, mosquitoes absolutely love us and will happily buzz and bite all summer long if we let them. So let’s deal with the little devils with these great green tips!

The Spotlight: Keeping Ketchup Off the Carpet

Categories: Carpet Cleaning Tips, Cleaning Tips

From a pickled fish sauce in China to a mushroom and shallot concoction in England, Ketchup went through a lot of changes before it became the sweet, tomato-based condiment of today. Fascinating as that history is, it will probably be the last thing on your mind the next time someone spills ketchup all over your […]

A Mini-Guide to Micro-Gardening

Categories: Green Tips, Home Improvement

Vegetable Garden Using Containers
Fresher is better – that’s a mantra that always rings true for fruits, vegetables, and herbs. Now, while you can get pretty darn fresh produce at a grocery store, food from a home garden is even fresher and produces less pollution (no trucks hauling them, fewer chemicals, etc.)

Tips & Tricks: Mango Salad with Goat Cheese and Celery

Categories: Oxi Fresh Cook Book

  We’re coming into a perfect time for mangoes, so let’s put together a delicious salad based around this wonderful fruit and throw in some refreshing celery, crunchy Brazil nuts, and some perfectly tasty goat cheese crumbles! Yum!

Getting Honey Out of Carpets

Categories: Carpet Cleaning Tips, Cleaning Tips

Honey – so tasty, so sweet, so perfect on so many things. Honey has been a favorite treat of humankind (and bearkind) for thousands and thousands of years – it’s also been getting our clothes and homes sticky for just as long. So if you or a chubby little cubby all stuffed with fluff got […]

Oxi Fresh Ranked in Franchisee Satisfaction Awards!

Categories: Oxi Fresh Achievements, Oxi Fresh News

Every year, the Franchise Business Review – a leader in franchise market research – surveys thousands and thousands of franchisees across hundreds of brands to figure out which company has the most satisfied franchisees. They ask a variety of questions that touch on everything from their relationship with the franchisor to training to business lifestyle. They compile their results in the Franchisee Satisfaction Awards so that entrepreneurs and future franchisees can pick the best companies to join.

This is an important and unique list since it’s created based on what the franchisees report. That’s why Oxi Fresh is proud to have been named in the 2015 Franchisee Satisfaction Awards, ranking as #39 among franchise systems with 250 or more units. Continue Reading post – Oxi Fresh Ranked in Franchisee Satisfaction Awards!

Swap It! Getting Your Kids Clothes While Staying Green

Categories: Green Tips, Oxi Fresh - Just for Fun

Sometimes getting that perfect outfit for the kiddos can be a blast, but other times it can be frustrating when you realize that in a few years (or even months), their perfect dress, shirt, or jumper won’t fit anymore.

What’s more, if you’re trying to be green, buying all that new clothing can feel a bit eco-unfriendly (and expensive). So what can you do to stay green, save green, and keep the kids looking cool? Continue Reading post – Swap It! Getting Your Kids Clothes While Staying Green

Natural Remedies for Spring Allergies

Categories: For Your Health

No -  No I do not love pollen

Achoo! Excuse me.

Seeing all the plants turn green and flowers starting to bloom should be a reason to celebrate. If you’ve got bad allergies though, these new signs of life can fill you with dread. Spring means pollen and that means wheezing, sneezing, and a runny nose.

Thankfully there are some awesome natural remedies out there that can help you breathe easier. Let’s check . . .  check . . . Achoo!

. . . them out. Continue Reading post – Natural Remedies for Spring Allergies