Ever feel like you have endless chores in your house? Have you lost so many hours on cleaning that you don’t even have time for your social life? Well lucky you as we have composed a list on how to resolve these cleaning issues that you’re facing. Among these lists, you’ll find yourself cleaning hacks that will save you time on dealing those chores.
Fight dirty chopping board with lemons and salt
Certain cleaning chemicals can ruin your chopping board, but do not worry as we have prepared an alternative to clean your board. Sprinkle some salt (kosher salt would be perfect) and scrub the salt away with lemon, make sure to squeeze the juice a bit, rinse it off and you have yourself a clean cutting board without any chemicals.
Microwave and vinegar
If your microwave’s insides are packed with dirt and grimes from all the microwaving, try this hack instead. Place a bowl of water with vinegar inside the microwave and set it on high for five to ten minutes, depending on how dirty your microwave is. By doing this steam cleaning, you’re ‘melting’ the grimes away. After the process is done, all you need to do is wipe the insides of your microwave with a sponge or paper towel.
Tip: if you feel like your microwave is smelly, swap the vinegar with some lemon juice instead, this will leave your microwave with a fragrant lemony smell compared to vinegar.
Fight off pet hair
This hack is a win-win solution, which you can do after washing your dishes. Wearing rubber gloves that you used to wash dishes, take a small detour to the carpet and the couch, the wet gloves will pick off the pet hair without any trouble. To make it even easier, use a lint roller on your carpet to get the pet hair off.
Easy all-purpose cleaner
If you need an all-purpose cleaner for your kitchen, use four tablespoons of baking soda and one cup of warm water, combine them and put it into a spray bottle. All you need to do is to spray your kitchen appliances and wipe it away with a sponge or cloth.
Clean dirty sneakers
This hack is known to a lot of people if you have dirty sneakers you can make it fresh and bright again and all it takes is toothpaste. Rub the toothpaste on your shoes and make sure to rinse it off after it appears to brighten.
Tip: if you don’t have toothpaste in your place (Which is unlikely to happen), opt for baking soda instead.