Brighten Up! Learn How to Clean White Walls Easily and Effectively

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My shaving cream cleaning tricks continue!

In today’s post, I am going to show you how to clean white walls with this awesome product.

Using shaving cream to clean walls, works wonders when it comes to removing grime and brightening.

It's a nifty little wall-cleaning hack that not many people know about and is great for spot-cleaning the dirtier areas of your walls.

Dirty wall

Tools and Materials:

Shaving Cream (non-gel variety in white)

Microfiber Cloth

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1. Apply the Shaving Cream

Squeeze a generous amount of shaving cream onto a clean, damp sponge or cloth. Then, gently rub it onto the wall in a circular motion.

Dollop of shaving cream

This method is particularly effective for removing scuff marks, fingerprints, and general dirt buildup.

Spread shaving cream on the wall

2. Let It Sit

Let the shaving cream work its magic for a few minutes.

Wipe the wall with a damp cloth

3. Wipe It Off

Now, grab another clean, damp cloth or sponge and wipe away the shaving cream residue. You'll be amazed at how it takes away not just the dirt but also leaves the wall looking brighter.

More Shaving Cream Hacks

For more brilliant ways to use shaving cream for cleaning, read this tutorial on the How to Clean Upholstery Easily.

Best solution to clean walls

How to Clean White Walls With Shaving Cream

The shaving cream not only cleans but can also help to restore the original color and shine.

Remember, it's always a good idea to test a small, inconspicuous area first to ensure compatibility with your specific wall type.

So, go ahead, and give your walls the spa treatment they deserve!

Let me know in the comments if this cleaning tip worked for you.

Frequently asked questions
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  • Katen Katen on Dec 19, 2023
    So you only use on grimy areas? I use damp mop dipped into bucket with mostly water and a little Mr Clean to get dust and dirt but I still have handprints and who knows what in some areas. Safe on paint? I learned hard way using cleaning pads that work on many not painted surfaces
  • Wren Wren on Dec 19, 2023
    Will the shaving cream work for off-white walls as well?
  • Marsha Marsha on Dec 19, 2023
    I have a gas oven what is the best way to cleaning it
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