Cleaning the house is not an easy job and requires a lot of time and effort. That is why we often try to find the easiest and quickest way to clean our home. These useful tips may really help.
Wet cleaning sponges are perfect ground for bacteria growth and that is why they easily end up on your dishes. To destroy the bacteria on the sponge just put it in a microwave for 2 minutes every day.
Pour 2 cups of vinegar in the washing machine and set the machine for around 1 hour. Start over the machine again for another complete cycle. If you see some dirt, scrub it down with a sponge and white vinegar.
Now, pour 2 cups of bleach and let it soak for 1 hour. Moreover, use cotton swabs to clean the nooks, crannies, knobs and lids. Restart the machine and turn it on for one complete cycle again. Once done, your washing machine will be clean and shiny.
You can use fabric softener sheets to clean dirty baseboards.
Carpet and mattress stains
This mixture will help you remove all stains from the carpets and mattresses in no time. Mix hydrogen peroxide and dish soap and use the mixture for cleaning the stains.
Remove water stains from the taps by rubbing them with wax paper. This method will also leave protective layer which will prevent water stains and fingerprints as well.
It is recommended to put a piece of Mr. Clean Magic Eraser on the toilet ring and leave it overnight to act. The next morning your toilet seat will be clean like a new one.
Mix 2 bottle caps of vanilla extract with a cup of coffee and then put the mixture in the oven at 300 F for an hour. On this way you will get strong, natural and homemade air freshener that will make your house to smell perfectly.
Sticky stains can be quite annoying but if you mix equal portions of baking soda and coconut oil and apply this mixture on the stains they will disappear very fast.
If you want to improve the effect of alkaline cleaners you should fill the bathtub with hot water.