Household disasters can occur at any time, and in any place. In your lifetime, you have probably come across many situations that you didn’t know how to handle, like mouldy shower curtains and grimy kitchen appliances. We can help you. With our huge range of cleaning tips, you’ll know what to do in any situation.
Starting with the kitchen, as this is the worst place to see dirt and grime, there are many disasters that might occur. If your kitchen cabinets are getting greasy, spray them with a non-abrasive all-purpose cleaner and then, after leaving it on for a few seconds, wipe it off with a sponge. For those suffering from dirty dishwashers, remove all utensils from inside of it and wipe it all down. Place two cups of vinegar at the bottom of the dishwasher and turn on the machine on the low wash. After it has done, wipe it all down with a dishcloth.
Now for the bathroom. The most common situation is having a mouldy shower curtain. All you have to do is put the shower curtain in the washing machine and allow it to fully dry out before using it again. For bathroom rings, you need to clean them with a brush covered in shampoo or vinegar. And as for misty mirrors, rub shampoo over it and wipe clean.
In your utility room, you are bound to be faced with many situations. Firstly, the most common problem: a filthy dryer. If this sounds familiar, you must unplug it and remove the filter. Clean the filter with soap and water and make sure it is completely dry before use. If your iron isn’t working as well as it should, you’ve probably got a clogged iron. You must read the user manual or call up the manufacturer to ask for help.
For general household odours, there are many, easy solutions. For smelly shoes, you should air them out outside and cover the insides of them with baking soda. Make sure your feet and socks are clean before wearing them. If food odours are taking over your house, you must place a bowl full of the vinegar on the stove as this will soak up any bad odours. Or if garbage smells are overwhelming, always remember to take out the rubbish. Then place fabric freshener sheets at the bottom of your bin to eliminate garbage odours. Pet smells? If your dog’s making your house smell, mix 1 teaspoon dishwashing liquid, cup baking soda and of 3% hydrogen peroxide and rub this mixture all over your dog’s fur. Avoid contact with eyes and ears. Make sure you rinse the solution off well.
There are some items in your house that are really awkward to clean. Here’s how to clean those awkward items. Your computer mouse of one of those particular items that you forget to clean but it’s important that you remember to clean it because it can get pretty dirty. Unscrew and remove the plastic ring, and then clean it using a cotton swab soaked in vinegar. Make sure it is dried before use. Your electronics can get really dusty so in order to clean them, you need to unplug them and vacuum the sides. A quicker approach is use a duster on them. If you’ve got stickers that won’t come off of glass, do not scrub! You need to cover the sticker with baby oil and leave it on overnight. Or, if that doesn’t work, soak it in hot water and try peeling it off from the corner.
With these handy tips, you can solve all of your household disasters.