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8 Cleaning Hacks That Will Change the Way You Do Housework Forever

Kaela Worthen Gardner - November 22, 2012

The holidays mean house guests, and house guests mean you need a clean house – and that can be a lot of stress. Use some of these great cleaning tips to make the holidays go just a little smoother.

Spray one part vinegar and one part dish soap all over the tub, and you won't even need to scrub!

Put a bowl with 1-2 cups of water and a tablespoon of vinegar in your microwave for five minutes, then just wipe everything off.

Floor and All-Purpose Cleaner: Equal parts water, rubbing alcohol, vinegar, and a few drops of dish soap.

Use wax paper (or dryer sheets or lemon) to remove and prevent water stains.

Remove colorful stains like Kool-Aid from the carpet using an iron.

Use a sock to wipe away grime on your blinds.

Use ice cubes to release furniture indentations in the carpet.

And if you need some great assistants in your cleaning crew, check out this great blog post from Inner Child Fun:

Check out 5 more easy tips to a spotless house. These tried and true tips will astound you!

© LDS Living, 2012.
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drm said...

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on Sep 24, 2013

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I love learning tips like this & hope you do too. I would look at the ones for kids, because I wasn't very good at that.
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