Tips on how to clean a dishwasher.
How to Clean Drip Pans with Baking Soda and Boiling Water: Add ¼ cup baking soda to a pot of boiling water big enough to fit the drip pans into.Boil the drip pans for 15 minutes and remove from the pot carefully as they will be extremely hot.Scrub any residual grease away with a clean cloth. It should be loosened by the boiling and very easy to remove...we'll see if this works.
How To Clean Your Front Loader Washing Machine and its cheaper than the Tide cleaner; Use vinegar and bleach, run through one wash. I do this once a month and I have never had a problem w/mildew or mold and my washer always smells nice....
??? Really ??? Punch a hole in the top of a bottle of vinegar and sit the bottle in your toilet tank. In doing this you will save water, as the tank wont fill as much, the vinegar will clean your toilet AND tank on each flush, it leaves the bathroom smelling fresh and it doesn't harm any component of your toilet OR the environment when flushed. And won't hurt the dogs when they drink out of the toilet like the blue stuff does.
Homemade Carpet Powder. I think I'm going to try this! Some comments mentioned If you add a cup of borax to this mixture it will kill any bugs that may be in your carpet! (fleas, etc!)Another said:I use nutmeg or clove ground with baking soda, and everyone can't find why my house smells so inviting and homey
Follow these seven steps and your whole house will sparkle in four hours if you’re a beginner, two and a half once you become a pro. Read more: Household Cleaning Tips from WomansDay.com - How to Clean House - Woman's Day
good weekly cleaning list - seams easy enough
Clean your high-efficiency washing machine without tablets.
My mom also swears by this. Cleaning your toilet with coca cola will get out the nastiest stains! One pinner said: "I had my cousin try it when they bought a house and the toilets were disgusting, this trick left the toilets looking like new! I have also used Coke for cleaning soot off of the fireplace heat box, or outdoor grill. Interesting, no wonder its disgusting!
DIY deodorizing disks (for trashcans, diaper pails, etc.). They last for a month and when done throw them into the laundry with a load of your smelliest clothes for deodorizing. Awesome!
This long-forgotten gem of a cleaning agent may be used with a little water or vinegar to lift even the most stubborn stains. Unattractive grout driving you batty? Mold and mildew stains got you reaching for the Prozac? Burner pans and casserole dishes giving you fits? Cream of Tartar is your new best friend.