30 Essential Hacks For Cleaning Around Your Home

There’s no reason to struggle cleaning your home with these handy tricks!

By Hometalk Hits

Use Ingredients To Keep Your Toilet Clean

These few secret weapons will get your toilets clean faster and keep them clean longer!

Clean Your Window Tracks With A Butter Knife

Sprinkle layer of baking soda onto the track, then vinegar, and scrape with a butter knife.

Wash Glass Quick With Aluminum Foil

Squirt dish liquid on glass under running water, then scrub with aluminum foil.

Degrease Your Kitchen Hood With Baking Soda

Remove filter off of hood and wash with mixture of vinegar, baking soda, and liquid soap.

Clean Up Your Tub With Castile Soap

Mix lemon essential oil and liquid castile soap, then rub down your bath.

Create Reusable Wipes With Tshirts

Mix distilled water and pine essential oil, then pour onto unused shirt.

Sanitize Grout With Bleach

Press a bleach pen over the grout and let it sit, then wipe off.

Clean Stainless Steel With Vinegar

Rub olive oil on steel appliance and clean with vinegar.

Remove Dusts From Air Vents With Clorox

Vacuum dust and wipe clean with Clorox.

Wash Your Dishwasher With Baking Soda

Sprinkle baking soda at the bottom of the washer and start the dishwasher.

Make Your Own Laundry Soap To Cleanse

Mix Fels-Naptha soap with super washing soda, then apply tablespoon in the laundry.

Clean Burnt Pots With Lemons

Chop 2 lemons, place in pot with water, and boil.

Clean Chrome Fixtures With Glass Cleaner

Spray glass cleaner onto the faucet and wipe off.

Remove Pet Stains With Peroxide

Mix hydrogen peroxide with ¼ liquid soap and scrub.

Use Rosemary To Make Your Toilet Shine

Mix lemon and rosemary together, then scrub.

Clean Your Oven With Oranges

Put orange peels in a jar with vinegar, then sprinkle baking soda in the oven and scrub with the solution.

Remove The Screws To Clean Oven Glass

Unscrew the screws on the oven door and pop it out, then wash.

Cleanse A Microfiber Couch With A Cloth

Use an EnviroCloth and soak it in water, then rub it over the area.

Use Tongs And Chopsticks To Clean Blinds

Cut fabric first, wrap around tongs, then clean blinds.

Clean Your Drain Naturally With Boiling Water

Mix in the boiling water baking soda and vinegar, then pour down the drain.

Remove Wine Stains With Borax

Place dishtowel over stain, then sprinkle borax and salt over the towel.

Remove Soap Scum From Shower Doors

Mix tea tree oil, distilled alcohol, and borax in a spray bottle, then spritz the doors.

Get Rid Of Glitter With Play-Doh

Roll and press play dough over glitter spill.

Refresh Your Dishwasher With Lemons

Blend cooked lemons until smooth and add kosher salt.

Clean Your Toilet With Fizzy Bombs

Mix baking soda with essential oils, then fill in ice tray. (Elena K)

Make Your Showerhead Sparkle With Vinegar

Add vinegar to baking soda in a plastic bag, as it fizzes wrap around showerhead.

Brighten Yellow Pillows With Tennis Balls

Put the pillow in the washer machine with peroxide, then put in the dryer with a tennis ball in a sock.

Clean Copper Bottomed Pots With Salt

Sprinkle salt, wash with vinegar, then scrub off.

Refresh Your Sofa With a Vacuum

Remove and wash the sheet and remove dust with a vacuum.

Make Your Faucet Sparkle With A Lemon

Rub a half cut lemon over the faucet and rub on baking soda.