Top 10 Time-Saving, MacGyver-Style Cleaning Tricks
Use baking soda and vinegar to fix funky towels. Over time, and with many washes, your bath towels will build up detergent and fabric softener residue, leaving them both unable to absorb as much water and smelling kinda funky when they do. Rather than give Target another lump sum, run them through the wash once with hot water and a cup of vinegar, then again with hot water and a half-cup of baking soda, as wikiHow suggests. That strips the residue from them, leaves them smelling fairly fresh…
Add a Pinch of Salt to Your Laundry to Keep Colors Vibrant
Add a pinch of salt to your laundry to keep colors vibrant. It seems like every laundry detergent makes claims to keep colors lasting for a long time, but the easiest trick is to add a tablespoon of salt to the load
Cover Refrigerator Shelves in Plastic Wrap for Easy Cleaning
Why didn't I think of this!!! Cover your refrigerator shelf with Saran's Press and Seal Wrap....then when it gets dirty you just peel it off and apply a new piece!! This is genius. LOLOLOL.....perfect !
Put Rain-X on your Shower Doors to Make Water Bounce Right Off
Put Rain-X on your Shower Doors to Make Water Bounce Right Off One of the most annoying cleaning tasks in the house is cleaning water stains and soap scum off of shower doors with a squeegee every time you shower. However, if you use a little logic and realize that your shower doors are glass, just like your car windows, the same glass treatment spray can work on both. The Manly Housekeeper says he's been using Rain-X on his shower doors—originally meant for windshields—and has had…
Did you know Original Dawn Blue isn't just a dishwashing liquid? It can also be used to control dog fleas, clean soap scum in your bathroom, remove spots on your laundry, and make amazing bubbles. And that's just a few...and they cost much less than the store bought version.