14 Handy Hints for Cleaning Your Home
You don’t need expensive appliances or specially designed products to keep your home neat and tidy. The following 14 handy hints will show you how to use ordinary items that you likely have on hand to clean your home from top to bottom.
Pie Plate Dustpan
Garden Gloves to Dust Knickknacks
Scuff Mark Eraser
Use Sawdust to Soak Up Spills
Floor Swiffer for Walls
Baking Soda + Vinegar = Magic
Put that magic baking soda to work to eliminate the stink from shoes, you’ll be amazed at the results.
Use Tongs to Clean Blinds
Remove Hard-Water Buildup with a Lemon
Clean a Sluggish Toilet
Move Heavy Furniture Yourself
Remove Pet Hair with Duct Tape
Wrap duct tape around a paint roller cover, sticky side out. Roll the paint cover over furniture or carpet to pick up the pet hair. Add more tape as the surface gets full of hair.
Once you’re done removing hair, learn how to clean a microfiber couch here.
Coffee Filters for Dusting
Clean the Exhaust Fan
Caution: The cans contain chemical propellants, not just air. Don’t let children play with them.