How To Clean Your Dishwasher — Apartment Therapy Tutorials
Cleaning the Dishwasher! 1. Run your dishwasher or wait until just after you've ran a cycle. Empty dishwasher. 2. Remove the racks. Check the spinning arms to make sure all the holes are open so water can run through them freely. Clear out any debris that has built up in the holes of the spinning arm. Needle nose pliers, a toothpick, or any other small pointy tool should work (be careful not to scratch the spinning arms). 3. Clean under the bottom of the door. In some dishwashers, this is a…
Homemade Hardwood Floor Cleaner ; 2 Tbs olive or grape seed oil, 2 Tbs lemon juice, 2 Tbs alcohol, 24 oz water. Mix Spray Cleaner Bottle – Spray on floor using a damp cloth over a mop to wipe. Because these cleaners contain oil – you do need to make sure you shake the bottle, to keep the liquids mixed while cleaning.
BEST soap scum remover!! This REALLY works well. After trying a few other Pinterest suggestions, I made this. It's odd, but it's GREAT. Make a vinegar "gel" by thickening vinegar with cornstarch. The vinegar CLINGS to what ever you spray it on...thus gives it more time to work. A little detergent cuts grease. I heated 1 cup of vinegar and 1 T corn starch in the microwave for 2 minutes. Add 2 T dish detergent and put it in a spay bottle. Spray. Wait 1hr. Wipe. Rinse.