Holiday Housecleaning Tips from Better Homes and Gardens. 7 Day Cleaning Plan broken down in to tasks by day. 1 Hour Quick Clean Plan to prepare your home before guests arrive. Includes FREE Printable 7-Day Cleaning Plan, 1-Hour Quick Clean Plan & Emergency Housecleaning Guide.
Homemade Granite Cleaner cup of rubbing alcohol (or cheap vodka) 3 drops of Dawn or other dish soap (Castile soap would also be a good alternative if you prefer) Water drops essential oil (optional – to help mask the alcohol smell)
Mix a paste of baking soda and lemon juice. The consistency of the paste should be about that of pancake mix. Spread the paste all along the bottom of the toilet (where it meets the floor), the toilet seat, and any other area that gets a lot of overspray. Let it set for about 10-15 minutes. Then spray the dried paste with white vinegar. Let it fizzle. When done fizzing wipe up with a damp cloth. Don't forget about the walls and cupboards on either side of the toilet.
How To Clean Whirlpool Jets 1. Fill tub with hot water to a couple inches above jets. 2. Pour in about a half cup of bleach and a tablespoon of powdered cascade dishwashing detergent 3. Run the jets for 15 minutes with the air knob thing open all the way so it gives the highest turbulence 4. observe gunk and try not to choke 8] 5. empty tub 6. Refill with cold water to above jets 7. Run jets to rinse - 10 minutes
-Stretch an old pair of pantyhose over a helium balloon. Attach an extra long piece of string, then direct the balloon up into hard-to-reach spots -Clear surfaces -Cover beds/couches before dusting ceiling fan/light -Work from the top of the room down. -Keep it bright. Dusting light bulbs -blinds, around window frames, between blinds, doorknobs -window treatments, washing machine -microfiber cloth. -Clean mirrors/other glass surfaces with glass cleaner -add to weekly cleaning…