Sometimes, we just do things like we are used to without thinking much about it. From the way we fold our clothes to our working and eating routines, we tend to do these everyday things automatically. But have you ever tried to take a while and think about what you are actually doing? Are all the things you do every day really done in the correct and most efficient way? Well, probably not. Actually, you might be surprised to see how many things you have been doing wrong without even knowing it. Amazingly, many of the things that we have been doing wrong are associated with one of the most basic, mundane, and hated chores – cleaning. Eventually, ineffective cleaning often results in a big waste of our energy, time, and sometimes even money. Keep reading to find out whether you are one of those people who spends a significant part of their lives incorrectly cleaning things. You will also learn how to clean things as quickly and effortlessly as possible by checking out these 25 Easy Hacks To Flawlessly Clean Things You Might be Cleaning Wrong. We cannot promise you that reading this post will make cleaning your favorite chore, but it will definitely help you save some time.
Fans also need to get cleaned sometimes. By throwing a pillowcase over each individual fan blade and then pulling it off, the dust will actually get trapped inside the pillowcase rather than falling on the floor.
Do you clean the dreaded bathtub rings by scrubbing them with soap and a sponge? Many people do. But in fact, bathtub rings can be removed with considerably less effort by rubbing them with salt and a cut lemon or grapefruit.
If your tricks to clean tarnished silverware (real, not fake) don’t work, try this one. Bring some water, baking soda, and a piece of aluminum foil to a boil, put the silver items in mixture, and let it sit there for about 30 seconds. Then, remove and enjoy your clean and shiny silverware. (Make sure you wait until it cools or remove it with a pair of tongs!)
The best way to clean your sofa is by applying baking soda all over it and letting it sit there for a few hours. Then, just vacuum the baking soda away. If you want your sofa to smell nice, add a few drops of your favorite essential oil. The same method can be also used to clean a mattress.
Paint on clothes
If you happen to soil your clothes with paint, wait until the paint dries, and then remove it with a razor carefully. Just make sure not to cut the fabric.