1. Add a cup of peroxide instead of bleach to a load of whites. If there are protein stains, pour it directly on the spot, let it sit for a minute, then rub it and rinse with water. 2. Use peroxide to clean mirrors. No smearing. 3. Use 3% for removing blood stains – especially if fresh. Pour directly on the spot, let sit for a minute, then rub/rinse with cold water. ½ c. hydrogen peroxide + 1 t. ammonia = great stain removal combination.
How to get your dirty whites clean again... HOT HOT HOT water, 1 cap of laundry detergent, 1 cup powdered dish washer detergent, 1 cup bleach, 1/2 cup borax. Tell you what, you have to rewash it once to put softener in but its the whitest youll ever see your whites. If you omit the bleach it works great to get stains out of colors too (baby spit up is no longer a stain on OLD clothes)
Best Way to clean your tub. Period. Make a paste of Borax for that grimy tub and tile or try swimming pool tile cleaner. For soap scum and water spots on glass doors, use equal parts of hot vinegar and Dawn dish soap in spray bottle. Just spray it on, scrub, rinse and be amazed. Allow it to sit overnight for stubborn stains and scrub with a dryer sheet or magic eraser.
13 things your housekeeper won't tell you & their cleaning tricks!!!!!! The best way to dust blinds: Close them, then wipe up and down with an old dryer sheet. The Mr. Clean Magic Eraser is your friend. It will cut your cleaning time in half for bathtubs, sinks, countertops, and dirty walls. To clean glass and mirrors, use coffee filters, not paper towels. Etc.