Q: What is the best method to remove candle wax from a tablecloth? A: First pick away whatever pieces you can from the tablecloth. Then put a thin cotton towel, a sheet of tin foil, then another thin towel on your ironing board. The towel that will be “absorbing” the wax should be one that is old…Read More Removing Wax from Tablecloth
Tip #1: Try aerosol oven cleaner…while experimenting with limited cleaning supplies at work, I sprayed “Easy Off” oven cleaner on the filthy stainless sink..(make sure to cover your nose and mouth and open a door or window) wait about 10 minutes and rinse clean…you don’t really even need to wipe down…this gives you a see-yourself shine…Read More Tips for Cleaning Stainless Steel
Q: I am a massage therapist and we just got a brand new room! well one of our candles had melted and dripped all over the new carpet. There is small drips and also bigger pools. Does anyone have any suggestions or solutions! Thank you for reading and your ideas!!! Tip #1: Put a clean cloth over…Read More Removing Candle Wax from Carpet
Tip #1: For ball point ink stains on fabric, spray stained area with hair spray and blot with a clean cloth. Tip #2: Ball point ink can be removed from skin with margarine and a damp cloth. Tip #3: Ink stains can be removed from leather furniture by rubbing cuticle remover into the stain and…Read More Removing Ball Point Ink Stains
I used to absolutely loath cleaning my bathrooms. It was so much work (or so I thought) that I would procrastinate until my husband would threaten to call the health department. One day a friend of mine got me into this routine that has helped me maintain my sanity by getting this dirty job done…Read More How to Clean Your Bathroom in 15 Minutes
Q: My kitchen table looks horrible. I have white marks all over it. I think from putting a hot dish on it. (thanks to hubby)…Is there any way of fixing this without sanding it down and refinishing??? Tip #1: Try cleaning it with a 1/2 and 1/2 mixture of toothpaste and baking soda. White toothpaste.…Read More Removing White Marks from Kitchen Table
The results are in! Homemade cleaners equal and even outperform commercial household cleaning products! My daughter Amanda and I spent the good part of 2 weeks, including her Christmas vacation, working on a science project for school to find out which household cleaners work best. We did three tests: one with window cleaners, one with…Read More Do Commercial & Homemade Cleaning Products Clean Equally?