Monday, April 14, 2014

This Week's Pins: Spring Cleaning For the Home

It's spring! Time to roll up our sleeves and do some cleaning. 

We have collected some useful spring cleaning check lists and tips from Pinterest. 

A. Download a Spring Cleaning Check List.There are tons out there. I'll just refer you to one of them that is easy to follow.

B. Clean your toilet with Coke.
Limescale buildup in the toilet can be dissolved by the phosphoric acid found in Coke. See instructions here.
After using, recycle your coke bottle into one of these cool projects.

C. Use natural cleaning agents to clean hard stains. Like this lemon.
Source: Broccoli Cupcake

D. Salt scrub your cast iron pans. 
Salt is a natural abrasive which absorbs oil and takes off any food ingredient left there.
Source: Martha Stewart

E. Salt to clean iron.
Any sticky residue at the bottom of your iron can disappear simply by running hot steamed iron onto a piece of paper with some salt on it.
Source: Real Simple
F. Clean the coffee maker with a solution of water and vinegar.
Then rinse with water several times.
Source: Real Simple
G. Declutter.
Your spring cleaning task is going to be so much better once you de-clutter your clutters. Grab some cardboard boxes and label them according to the contents you are going to be throwing away.
From Pretty handy girl

That's all for now. Spring cleaning is a lot easier when shared with your spouse. A blog post on Spring cleaning tips For Him is coming soon. Stay tuned.

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