10 Genius Cleaning Hacks For Your Home

10 Genius Cleaning Hacks For Your Home

People might think you are crazy, but we can vouch for these wacky- yet effective – tools to help you keep a clean house.

1. Pillowcase

Remove buildup from ceiling fans without making a mess by clamping a pillowcase over the blade them pulling it off.


2. Ketchup

Bring the shine back to tarnished brass by buffing the area with a microfiber cloth and ketchup, rinse clean, and pat dry.


3. Dryer Sheet

A dryer sheet can be used to clean the shower door, just rub the damp dryer sheet over a wet shower door to banish soap-scum buildup. Rub a Dryer sheet on your baseboards to help repel debris.


4. White Chalk

Color over grease stains on clothes to help absorb the oil before washing.


5. Car Wax

Apply a thin layer to air vents, then wipe off excess with a sponge, It will keep them dust-free.


6. Lemon

Lemon is used in tackling the stinky garbage disposal and adding a fresh scent to the kitchen.


7. Baking Soda

Baking soda is a powerful cleaner just add it to your wash to get brighter and cleaner clothes. While it can also be used to clean the cooktop, just add it with dishwashing liquid on the cooktop and leave it for 10 minutes.

Baking soda also helps to remove any lingering smell on your couch. just sprinkle the baking soda over the couch let it sit for 20 minutes and vacuum.


8. Scotch Tape

Use scotch tape to clean crumbs, hairs from your clothes, keyboards.


9. Vinegar

Clean your microwave with water and vinegar in a bowl and set it for 5 minutes, just wipe it dry after it cools off. Vinegar also works wonders in cleaning your faucets with hard water spots.


10. Salt to remove fabric stains

Tough fabric stains go off well with the use of salt before washing.


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Simmi Kamboj is the Founder and Administrator of Ritiriwaz, your one-stop guide to Indian Culture and Tradition. She had a passion for writing about India's lifestyle, culture, tradition, travel, and is trying to cover all Indian Cultural aspects of Daily Life.