Time is precious. Nobody wants to spend their precious time on household chores, especially cleaning. Even if you have a regular maid you may encounter some annoying stations. We are here to share 7 amazing cleaning hacks with you to give you the time you need.
Walls: This one especially for the parents. Your walls can turn into a masterpiece in a second when you have small children. You can remove the coloured pencil on the walls pretty easily, of course, depending on your wall paint or wallpaper. Try white toothpaste first, rub it on the wall gently. If it doesn’t work you can make a paste made of baking soda and water, apply it same as toothpaste.
Mattress: Removing any stains from mattresses is not easy. For better results, we recommend you seek professional help. They come fully equipped for and make your mattress fresh and clean. But of course, you can try to handle it by yourself. If it’s the case make a paste with baking soda and water. Dab it on the stain. To remove whatever is left after the process sprinkle cornstarch over the area, let it dry. Vacuum it and repeat if it’s necessary.
Pans: When there is burned food on the bottom of the pan it’s a real hassle. But with this trick, you may easily get rid of the burned food without using harmful chemicals. As usual baking soda is here to rescue you. Make a paste using baking soda and water. Apply it to the bottom, let it sit for an hour. The paste will make the burned food fall apart. Wash it away with warm water.
Microwave: Cleaning your microwave is definitely easier than you think. Boil a bowl filled with white vinegar. Leave the door closed for 15 minutes. After that, it shouldn’t be a hassle to wipe it clean inside the microwave.
Carpet: is a serious business. If you don’t treat the carpet right you might end up with a damaged carpet. For a deep book a at least twice a month. If you insist handling carpet stains you can try a mixture made of water and a few drops of dishwasher liquid. Pour a small amount on the stain and let it sit for a bit. Then rinse with water, dabbing up the stain. If it’s a deep stain rub it really gently. Use a new, stiff bristle brush to work the stain a bit.
Linens: If your linens are stained you can simply try to get rid of it by pouring boiling water. If it’s not a stubborn one you can watch it disappear.
Toilet: Toilet cleaning probably is one of the areas where nobody wants to clean but everyone wants a clean toilet. There is an easy way to stop this dilemma. Pour white vinegar down to the toilet bowl. Let it sit for a bit, brush if necessary and flush the germs away.
When it comes to cleaning hacks it’s always about vinegar and baking soda. So keep these cheap and easy access items handy for a hassle-free .
Originally published at https://www.justlife.com on January 15, 2019.