House Cleaning Help
Helpful Tips and Articles About Cleaning
you can bet our house cleaning tips are quick and easy ways to
keep your home tidy and fresh.
Common Cleaning Questions
Remove soap scum and water stains from wall tile, shower
doors and stainless steel fixtures.
- Place lemon juice on an applicator or clean dry cloth, and wipe down the
affected areas with the lemon juice. Let this set-up for about 5 minutes. Then
take a damp sponge or cloth and wipe off the lemon juice. The soap scum and
stains should disappear.
Spot Cleaning Spills on Carpets
- Spray clear Windex immediately on the spill. Then dab the stained area several
times with a dry cotton towel. After dabbing the area with the dry cotton towel,
spray again with the clear Windex and wipe dry with a damp sponge. The stain
should be completely gone.
Removing stains and grease from the range top
- Mix ¼ cup of Arm and Hammer Baking Soda and ¼ cup of Washing Soda dry. Take a
damp cloth and dab it in the mixture. Wipe in circular motions on the affected
surfaces, continually dabbing the cloth in the mixture as needed, using just a
little "elbow grease". Let this mixture sit for about 5 minutes, then wipe off
stains and grease with a damp sponge. For more difficult stains sprinkle some
table salt into this mixture. This will give the mixture a little more abrasive
Remove hardened wax from fabrics or carpet
- Place a paper towel, folded in half, on top of the affected area. Press down
on the wax with an iron set on low heat. The paper towel will absorb the melted
wax, and your iron will remain clean.
How to clean
a leather sofa
Learn how to clean a leather sofa
correctly. Leather is expensive so don't ruin it. Knowing how to clean fine
leather is the only way to keep it looking great and feeling like new.