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    Smart Solution: Clean a Ceiling Fan with a Pillowcase — Real Simple

    In the past we've talked about cleaning chandeliers with an umbrella, but this tip for taking care of your ceiling fans simply takes the cake. There's nothing we love more than a project that cleans up after itself without any fuss, muss, or chemical based products!
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    • Theanna Orr

      Clean your ceiling fan by placing pillowcase over each blade and wipe. Dust bunnies are safely in pillow case cover

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      Smart Solution: Clean a Ceiling Fan with a Pillowcase Real Simple | Apartment Therapy

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