How to Pick an Ironing Board to Fit Your Ironing Style and Space?

Answer Ironing is a chore that you either love, hate, or tolerate. However, there is a sense of accomplishment when you have wrestled those wrinkles and have a clean, crisp shirt to wear. Types of ironing... Read More »

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Do you need an ironing board to iron?

You don't need an ironing board to iron. Place a towel on top of a hard surface, such as a coffee table, and use that as an ironing board. Make sure the surface isn't plastic or anything else that ... Read More »

Antique ironing board value?

I have a wooden ironing board - with wooden legs as well. The mfg name is hard to read, but it looks like "Mapes Woodworking Company" in New York.HOw old is it and what is it worth?

Who made the first ironing board?

Sarah Boone patented the ironing board in 1892. She was the first African-American woman to receive a patent. Her ironing board was the predecessor to the modern ironing board. Before Sarah Boone's... Read More »

What are the different types of ironing board?

There are a few different types of ironing board on the market today. They include:Free Standing Y or T shaped ironing boards, which are the type most people are familiar with. The Y or T just repr... Read More »