Bright Side has collected 16 easy tips that will help busy people keep their home clean and tidy.
Tip #16: Dirty shoes
A shoe tray is a perfect solution. You may also want to decorate it with different nice stones.
Tip #15: Soap is everywhere.
Buy liquid soap in a nice bottle. Believe us, this tiny change saves so much time!
Tip #14: A dishwasher isn’t just for dishes.
You can wash makeup brushes, toys, plastic pencil cups, and even flip-flops in a dishwasher. By the way, it’s also great for fruits and vegetables.
Tip #13: Shaving cream can remove stains.
Did you know that you can remove stains with the help of shaving cream? You just have to pat the spot with a wet sponge, apply some shaving cream to it using a brush, and then wipe clean with a sponge. By the way, shaving cream also does a great job at breaking down stubborn grease and oil stains.
Tip #12: Pet bed
Just cover your pet’s bed with a disposable diaper. It’s as soft and nice as the bed itself. Change diapers twice a week and the bed will always stay clean.
Tip #11: Pet hair
A window scraper copes well with pet hair on carpet.
Tip #10: Universal sticky roller
A sticky roller works well on all surfaces by removing dust and other particles. And, you won’t need to get the surface wet to clean it.
Tip #9: How to clean a toilet in 10 minutes
Cleaning a dirty toilet is actually only a 10-minute job, if you know a trick. You’ll need a toilet brush, baking soda, and vinegar. Pour 1 cup of vinegar into the toilet bowl and leave it to sit for a minute. Add about 1 cup of baking soda and then add another 1-2 cups of vinegar. The mixture should create a bubbly solution. Then leave it for about 5 minutes and scrub the toilet with a toilet brush.
Tip #8: Forever clean fridge
You can cover fridge shelves with plastic wrap and change it when it gets dirty.
Tip #7: Greasy baking sheet
You can cover your baking sheet with foil or parchment paper and remove it after cooking. Easy!
Tip #6: Don’t waste too much effort removing stains.
Put a brush on a drill and let it do all the work since we only use it once or twice a year.
Tip #5: Edible tableware
Put a thin tortilla on a plate. Then put the other foods you’ll be eating on top and you’ll just have to remove the tortilla’s flour after eating.
Tip #4: Everything is by your side.
Put everything in a plastic container and take it with you while cleaning so you won’t have to always go and get another cleaning product. Believe us, you’ll save a lot of time and effort.
Tip #3: Clean windows without any effort
Do you still waste a whole weekend cleaning windows? We know how to do it in 2 hours. Put 1 tbsp of starch in 40 fl oz of water, rub your windows with this solution, wipe off with a wet rag, and dry. Done!
Tip #2: Shiny mirrors
Use a half of a potato to clean all mirrors. Rub the surface with a potato, wipe it with a wet cloth, and wipe dry.
Tip #1: Ironing both sides of clothes
Don’t you hate spending too much time ironing? Place a long strip of foil under the ironing board cover. Now you don’t have to iron the other side since you’ll be ironing both sides at once!
Source : brightside.me