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Quick Cleaning Tip: Keep Baseboards Cleaner With Fabric Softner

How to: Clean Window Tracks

How to Clean Window Tracks: white vinegar and baking soda (or hydrogen peroxide!) 30 Q-tips toothbrush hot water paper towels Sprinkle baking soda into the corners, then pour in some vinegar. The baking soda will begin to bubble and loosen up the cruddy stuff. When the bubbling calms down, begin to make circle motions with a Q-tip, then go back into the corners and sweep the muck towards the middle. Pour warm water from the corner to the center. Use your paper towels to wipe everything dry.

The best grout cleaner is Clorox Toilet Bowl Cleaner with Bleach.. There really is no trick to doing this. Simply take your Clorox cleaner (its a gel, so it pours perfectly into the grout lines) and pour it onto about a 3 X 3 foot section of tile floor. Let the cleaner sit on the grout lines for approximately 10 minutes. Then take a hard plastic bristle brush and lightly scrub the cleaner into the grout lines. It doesn't take a lot of effort, the cleaner really does most of the work. Let…

Updated! Magic of Dryer Sheets: How I Get Rid of Those Stubborn Bathroom Rings

dryer sheet cuts your bathroom cleaning time in half - makes mirrors & bath fixtures sparkle and cuts right through soap scum on bathtub.Use to get sticky dust right off of furniture, blinds and baseboards. Cleans up cooktops and greasy cupboards quickly. Soak paintbrushes in warm water with a dryer sheet and watch the paint come right off. Clean dead, icky bugs from the car. Wipe pet hair off of clothes and furniture. Run over thread before sewing to keep tangles away.

I finally made some of the Blessing in a Bottle. All I can say is WOW! This is amazing! This got things I thought were clean looking like new (like my old stainless steel sink - gotta love rentals). This is now my "go to" cleaner for just about every thing! I am going to try the multipurpose one next.

Green & Thrifty Cleaning Products

10 Easy DIY Homemade Cleaner Recipes All Purpose Cleaning Spray 1 tablespoon borax 1 tablespoon washing soda 1 teaspoon dishwashing soap 1 cup vinegar 4 cups hot water 25-30 drops essential oil (optional) Whisk all ingredients together well in large bowl, then pour into spray bottle. Spray on, then wipe surface clean with a damp cloth. Can be used to clean and disinfect almost any surface!

Tips for cleaning everything around the house - from blinds & ceiling fans to lampshades and even the freezer