cleaning at home
55 Must-Read Cleaning Tips & Tricks
home made grout cleaner. I don't know what got into me to actually try this today on my BLACK (used to be offwhite) grout in my kitchen and HOLY MOLY GUACAMOLE. This is utterly amazing. Baking Soda and Bleach paste, used a toothbrush and a few drops of water to make it more scrubby. The grime literally runs off.
Grout Cleaner: 1/4 cup bleach 3/4 cup baking soda
To make a stainless steel sink shine like a super star, squirt a small amount of baby oil in a clean sink. Spread it around with a dry paper towel and wipe clean.
Shower Cleaner - Once a Week - No Shower Mold Ever Again!. Photo by gailanng
33 Meticulous Cleaning Tricks For The OCD Person Inside You.. holy cow there are some good tips on this site!
The Best Way to Clean Your Bathtub.. 20 Mule Team Borax. It works! I've tried every noxious, nasty, chemical laden cleaner on the market and nothing budged those stains but this actually worked! It is easy on the lungs and the eyes, cheap, and works without even working up a major sweat. I am so excited at the prospect of actually having a clean looking tub again.
Finely Ground: The Best Way to Clean Your Bathtub.
How to Clean Dirty Blinds
The "miracle" of baking soda and peroxide. Put 1/4 cup of baking soda in a bowl.....add enough peroxide to make a paste. Rub on with fingers or sponge. Cleans EVERYTHING! Stove, oven, pans, stainless steel applicances, even the white handles of the refrig door.
cleaning and maintaining a front load washer - this explains a LOT
Who Knew!! Add a cup of baking soda to the toilet, leave it for an hour, and then flush. It will clean the toilet and absorb the odor.
For us vinegar users, most of these we already know but there were a bunch I had never heard of... 45 uses for vinegar