Did you know that is possible to reduce your time spend on cleaning and at the same time you can save on your budget?
In this article, we will show you some great tricks that will help.


1# Upholstery

With this mixture you will successfully remove stains from the upholstery. Mix 1/3 glass of vinegar, 1 tbsp. of baking soda, 1 tbsp. of washing powder and some hot water.
If you just want to add freshness to your couch, sprinkle a thin layer of baking soda on top and leave it to stay for a few hours and vacuum it then.

2# Rugs

Sprinkle baking soda on a stained area and let it act for about 10 minutes. Then vacuum it up.
After that, combine 1 tbsp. of white vinegar with 1 tbsp. of dishwashing liquid and 2 glasses of warm water. Rub the rugs and the let it dry.

3# Window frames

First sprinkle the frame with soda. Then, over the soda, spray a mixture of vinegar and water. To rub thoroughly, use an old toothbrush. In the end wipe the frame with a paper towel.

4# The oven

Using ammonia spirit is one of the effective methods to clean the oven. In a container, pour some ammonia spirit and place it in the unheated oven. Leave it overnight. In the morning, just remove the dirt from the oven walls. You will be surprised how easily dirt comes off.
Note: while cleaning keep the windows open and always use a rubber gloves.

5# The microwave

Mix a few tablespoons of vinegar with a glass of water into a container. Put it in the microwave and then turn it on. Wait until the windows steam up. Turn the microwave off, but don’t open it until it cools down, about 15 minutes.
Remove the container and wipe the inside of microwave with a moist sponge.

6# The grates over the stove

Again, the best way is to use some ammonia spirit. In a zip lock bag, put the grating and add 2-3 tbsp. from the solution. Leave it overnight, and wash it in the morning.

7# Silverware

Take a big container and cover it with aluminum foil. Then, fill it with hot water and add ½ cup of soda and ½ tsp. of salt.
Dip the silverware in this mixture for a 30 minutes. Rinse it and then wipe it with a dry and soft cloth.

8# Chopping boards

First rub a dry board with a little of salt. Then, soak it in a container with a hot water and continue rubbing. You can use a brush or sponge.

9# The area between bathroom tiles

To remove the mold and dirt, rub the area with a combination of soda and vinegar. Let it act for a couple of minutes and then wash it off.

10# The sink

Mix a 2 tbsp. of ordinary baking soda with 2 tbsp. of calcined soda. Rub the wet sink with this mixture and leave it to act for about 10 minutes. Mix 50 g of bleach and 50 g of vinegar and pour this mixture over the soda. Leave it for half an hour and then rinse the sink.


11# Chrome-plated taps

All you need is wax papers. Wipe the chrome-plated surfaces with wax papers and you can forget about cleaning them for a while.

12# Car upholstery

In a spray bottle, mix an equal ratio of dishwashing liquid and water. Spray the stained surfaces, but keep the distance of 10 cm. Rub it with a brush and continue to clean with water and clean cloth.
In the end, you can dry the upholstery with a microfiber cloth.


Source: healthybodybalance.com