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December 13th, 2017 by MichiganLiving 5 Easy Cleaning Hacks And Tricks Homeowners Must Read

House cleaning is tiring, time-consuming and most of the time stressful. This is why some homeowners choose to hire professional cleaners. Some even employs people that can help them in their cleaning routine.

House Cleaning MaterialsBut if you are a simple homeowner with a fair-sized home, hiring cleaners is not quite practical or applicable. With the right cleaning tools and equipment, you can easily clean your home. And to help you further, here are some cleaning tips and tricks that you can follow.

Use old pillow case to dust-off ceiling fans

Ceiling fan’s blades accumulates great amount of dust and dirt overtime. Cleaning them up could make a huge mess if you don’t do it right. Using old pillowcases can certainly help you in this task. Just slide it over and under the blades and slowly draw it back. This way, you can collect all the dust (inside the pillowcase) without creating a mess.

Use rubber glove to pick pet fur

We all love our furry friends, what we don’t love is picking up their fur all over the floor. One simple trick to make fur cleaning easy is by using rubber gloves. Furs sticks to the rubber gloves fairly easy so put on a pair and start cleaning around your place.

Clean glassware with rice

House Cleaning SinkDo you have glass vases at home? This trick can help you clean the hard to reach bottom! Fill the glass vase with warm water; add few drops of dish washing liquid and a cup of uncooked rice. Shake and swirl the mixture for few minutes and presto, your glass ware is clean as new again! The uncooked rice can scrub the inside and bottom of the vase while the warm water and dish washing soap cleanses the dirt away. Just rinse it well to make your vase sparkling as new again.

Clean blinds with old socks

Clean window blinds with old socks with the help of homemade cleaning solution or mixture.  Combine equal parts of water and vinegar in a bowl. Put an old sock on your hard and dip it into the solution. Run your hard (with the sock on) over each slat of the blinds to remove stubborn dirt and dust.

Remove grease stains with homemade cleaning solution

Remove grease stains at your carpet or any other surface with this effective cleaning solution. Mix four parts of rubbing alcohol with one part salt. Rub the mixture into the surface where grease stain is visible. Let it dry and vacuum it up to remove the stain away. You are welcome!

With these tips, home cleaning can be quite easy and stress-free. Have fun cleaning!


10 responses to “5 Easy Cleaning Hacks And Tricks Homeowners Must Read”

  1. GiGi Eats says:

    GLASSWARE WITH RICE?! THIS is definitely a new one for me! Glass always seems streaky so if rice can help this, then I am sold!

  2. Tara Pittman says:

    The sock hack is the best. I give my boys socks to dust the baseboards.

  3. Rachel says:

    I’ll be using these tips next time I can find the motivation to clean! thanks!

  4. Nancy P says:

    Very great tips! Never thought to use any of those while cleaning especially the rice!

  5. Hannah MArie says:

    Well, these life hacks are quite a discovery for me. Most of us has no time to do errands. But thanks to this, life got a little easy.

  6. Oyinkan says:

    The pillowcase hack is new to me. I had no idea about it. Definitely going to try it. Any hacks for chandeliers?

  7. I love to learn new cleaning hacks! I have not heard of most of these! I love the use of an old sock for the blinds. Genius!

  8. StylishGeek says:

    Cleaning hacks are the best! Thank you for the new tips you gave. I always want to be able to find new ways to clean!

  9. LavandaMichelle says:

    These are some awesome hacks. I love s clean home. I will incorporate these tips

  10. Great tips. It never occurred to me to use a pillowcase to dust a ceiling fan but it’s so smart!!

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