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No one really likes cleaning… do they?
This blog post aims to arm you with the knowledge to make cleaning your home so much easier, so much cheaper, and without any of the harmful chemicals.
These seven cheats will help you remove carpet stains with one simple ingredient, remove grease stains from laundry, clean icky pans without all the scrubbing, remove hard water stains in your bathroom, fix wood scratches in furniture and so much more.
So without further ado, here are seven natural cleaning hacks that will rock your world…
1. How To Remove Hard Water Stains With A Lemon
Half a lemon works more powerfully than any commercially available chemical cleaners when it comes to clearing away hard water stains in your bathroom. Simply slice a lemon in half and rub the open fruit on the stains, rinse away and admire your brand new sparkling bathroom! To see before and after photos, plus more bathroom cleaning tricks, visit BroccoliCupcake.com here.
2. How To Remove Carpet Stains With Hydrogen Peroxide
This simple trick requires just two materials: hydrogen peroxide and a damp cloth and will clear away those set in stains from your carpet in no time with no harmful chemicals required. To find out how this works and to see before and after photos, visit DIYConfessions.com here.
3. How To Clean Icky Pans With Castile Soap
Castile soap is an ingredient with so many uses and this method for cleaning “icky” pans is one of the best. Just squeeze a little onto your pan and start scrubbing – but you won’t need to scrub as much as if you were using plain old dish soap. Soon your pan will look shiny, clean and brand new again! You can see full instructions and before and after photos here.
4. How To Remove Grease Stains From Clothes
Grease stains are one of the most common, but also one of the most difficult stains to get out. This fantastic trick which involves simply adding a few drops of eucalyptus essential oil onto the grease stain works wonders and can help return some of your favorite clothes to their former glory. To find out how this works and to see before and after photos, visit CreativeChristianMama.com here.
5. How To Remove Paint Spills & Splatters With Rubbing Alcohol
Spilling or splatting paint seems to happen to me every time I pick up a paint brush, so I’m thankful that it’s so easy to remove paint spills simply using rubbing alcohol. You simply need a paper towel and some rubbing alcohol and then you scrub. To find out how this works and to see before and after photos, visit CreeklineHouse.com here.
6. How To Clean Your Oven Without Harsh Chemicals
Cleaning your oven is one of those chores that just keeps getting put off… and off… and off! But with this simple method oven cleaning won’t be such a chore and you won’t have to use any harmful chemicals! It requires just baking soda and water and requires very little elbow grease. To find out how and to see before and after photos, visit LiveRenewed.com.
7. How To Fix Scratches In Wood With Two Simple Ingredients
Wood scratches can really ruin a piece of beautiful furniture – but they are incredibly easy to get rid of! Using a simple mixture of olive oil and vinegar you can quickly remove wood scratches and have your furniture looking brand new again! Find out how this works and see before and after photos at DomesticBlissSquared.com
These seven cleaning cheats are so simple, so cheap and totally natural. I can’t promise they will make you enjoy household cleaning, but I can promise you that it will make it quicker!
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