Institute of Home Science

An online hub for everything home

IHS-logoThe Institute of Home Science ( was created as an information hub to share tips on how to get the most out of your home appliances and beyond. We’ll help you organize your garage, offer advice on how to properly load the dishwasher, simple cooking and cleaning tips, and help you remove the toughest stains from the laundry. Our job is to help take steps out of those daily tasks, so you can get back to what matters most.

5 Tips to Better Baking

You can get great results in your oven with these simple tips from our cooking expert Anna Carl.

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Preheating 101

The kitchen range is typically known as the work horse of the kitchen. It can bake, broil, roast and toast, but do you know how to get the most out of it?

Here are some simple tips from our cooking expert Anna Carl on the importance of preheating and how you can maximize your time while cooking.

Top Microwave Cleaning Tips

Tough baked on soils are hard to clean, but soils in your microwave can actually effect the functioning of your microwave. Here are our tips to keep your microwave in top shape.

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