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8 Hacks to Make Home Cleaning Easier

Doing some spring cleaning in the coming days? Let these ideas guide you


Cleaning your home can be a difficult task to accomplish—especially if you have no time in your hands. No need to worry as with just a couple of clever cleaning tricks, you can make your home spotless without wasting any second. Let these eight efficient hacks guide and inspire you.

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Disinfect your dishwashing sponge inside a microwave

To kill growing bacteria inside your sponge, microwave a damp sponge for two minutes on high heat. Wipe the steamy vapor using an oven mitt.

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Mix soap and water to clean a blender.

Just finished blending your favorite fruit juice? Avoid cuts and save time cleaning your trusty blender by blending dishwashing soap and water. Rise it after. 

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Polish brass with flour and vinegar.

If you have sinks or faucets made from brass, you can keep it in tip-top shape by wiping it with a homemade flour and vinegar solution. Click here for the step-by-step guide.

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Coffee ground deodorizer

Does your garbage can reek of bad odor? Deodorize it by using old coffee grounds! This will help remove the bad odor from your trash bins and prevent the smell from spreading all over the house. Click here for more ways to recycle coffee grounds.

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DIY Fabric Softener

Run out of fabric softener while washing clothes? Just mix white vinegar with a few drops of essential oils for an instant fabric softener. Click here for more homemade solutions.

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Utilize baby oil

If you have stainless steel kitchen fixtures, try using baby oil to polish your pieces. Click here for the step-by-step guide.

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Clean your microwave with vinegar

No time to clean your microwave? No problem! Just heat a bowl of white vinegar inside your microwave for a minute to steam clean the inside of your appliance.

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Use kitchen ingredients to clean makeup brushes

You can easily clean your makeup brushes by mixing two parts of dishwashing soap with two parts of Olive oil. Click here for the complete guide

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