It may be hard to notice at first, but chances are there's a lot of gunk that has collected on your cabinets—especially near the handles. To make them look brand new, mix one part vegetable oil and two parts baking soda. Use an old toothbrush to scrub the mixture into the cabinets, and see the difference. For more, go to One Good Thing by Jillee.
Granite (or any counter-top) shine/cleaner ~ Take a spray bottle, fill it about 1/8th full with rubbing alcohol, add a drop of Dawn dish washing soap, a few drops of scented oil (optional, but makes it smell so good), fill the rest of the way with water, shake together, and you’re good to go! It makes your granite (or any counter-top) shine and feel so smooth at a fraction of the price by lucinda
I did this with a new shower/tub installation. It does work. >>Car Wax as Sink Polish - Polish faucets, sinks, tile, even shower doors with Turtle Wax, which leaves behind a protective barrier against water and soap buildup
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.