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Don't use cotton rags or paper towels EVER AGAIN!!! Switch to microfiber cloths for dusting, window/mirror cleaning, appliance cleaning, sinks, TVs and computer screens, etc!!!

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Top 10 Household Cleaning Tips: The Tough Problems

CLEANING KITCHEN CABINETS: Heat sponge in the microwave first Grease and dirt build up on kitchen cabinets over time. To clean your cabinets, first heat a slightly damp sponge or cloth in the microwave for 20 to 30 seconds until it's hot. Put on a pair of rubber gloves, spray the cabinets with an all-purpose cleaner containing orange oil, then wipe off the cleaner with the hot sponge.

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Surprising Cleaning New Uses

LOTS of Cleaning Secrets! My favorite: glitter cleanup.

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Top 10 Household Cleaning Tips: The Tough Problems

Top 10 handyman cleaning tips

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Top 10 Household Cleaning Tips: The Tough Problems

Top 10 Household Cleaning Tips: The Tough Problems - Article | The Family Handyman

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Secret Cleaning Tips From the Pros

'Secret Cleaning Tips from the Pros...!' (via The Family Handyman)

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Your Top 10 Spring Cleaning Questions Answered

Answers to Your Top 10 Spring Cleaning Questions

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Top 10 Household Cleaning Tips: The Tough Problems

Top 10 Household Cleaning Tips: The Tough Problems Professional house cleaners spill their best-kept secrets to save you time and effort.

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Surprising Cleaning New Uses

Surprising Cleaning New Uses - Scrub stainless steel with olive oil, then dry with paper towels

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Top 10 Household Cleaning Tips: The Tough Problems

Top Ten Household Cleaning Tips: The Tough Problems! Quick and easy cleaning tips for fast chandelier cleaning, quick garage "sweeping" etc.

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Refill Your Swiffer Wet Jet; No Special Tools Required

Dip the tip of an empty Swiffer Wetjet solution bottle into boiling water for about 10 seconds and the lid twists off (use a towel). Refill with your preferred cleaning solution at appropriate dilution! and re-cap. Genius. No need to pay for more fluid... way overpriced. lol

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Top 10 Household Cleaning Tips: The Tough Problems

The stickiness of duct tape makes it perfect for a makeshift pet hair remover and this method is faster than vacuuming. It also works on seats in vehicles. A sponge or cloth wrapped with duct tape works great for getting into corners. Image credit: The Family Handyman #maidbrigade #maid #cleaning #cleaningtip #housekeeper #greenclean

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Dryer Lint Cleaning Tips

Dryer cleaning This is a MUST DO! I'm sure it will dry much faster.

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Dishwasher Repair Tips: Dishwasher Not Cleaning Dishes

How to clean your dishwasher to make it more efficient

1 cup vinegar 1 cup hot water 10 minutes in microwave = steam clean! Totally works. No more scum, no funky smells. Easy Peasy!

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The Best Kept Secret to Cleaning Tile and Grout

The Best Kept Secret to Cleaning Tile and Grout -- Bon Ami (powdered cleanser). This cleaner is about a $1 at the grocery store. Sprinkle for a medium to liberal coverage, then spray with a 50/50 mixture of white vinegar and water.

Salt as Drain Cleaner - Get a slow-moving drain flowing again and pour a solution of ½ cup of salt for every quart of hot water down the pipe.

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33 Meticulous Cleaning Tricks For The OCD Person Inside You

clean carpet by putting white vinegar instead of shampoo in machine. How to Clean Stubborn Carpet Stains with an Iron and Vinegar/Water Solution: Spray carpet with solution. Lay damp cloth over spot. Iron over it with steam iron. Stain is gone! This REALLY works!