Cleaning from P to W
Published on Thursday, 30 August 2012
PET fur can be removed with vacuum cleaner (some models have a special vacuum cleaner nozzle PET). To quickly remove fur from upholstery, use a damp chamois cloth or wear rubber gloves, wet your hands and run them on the surface of the upholstery.
SPONGES change at least 1 time per week for new ones. To get rid of bacteria, the sponge can be placed in the microwave for a couple of minutes, or washed in the dishwasher. It's enough to wash microfiber cloth with normal detergent.
STAINLESS STEEL avoid abrasive cleaners to prevent minor scratches. Use warm soapy water. And wipe dry with a soft towel. If you have time, wipe with baby oil.
TECHNOLOGY Before wiping your TV or computer, unplug the appliances. Sensitive LCD panels do not tolerate wet cleaning, so wipe them with a soft, dry microfiber cloth. Stubborn stains can be removed with special wipes for electronics, it will dry quickly and clean off all. With duster or cloth whisk dust from the keys, as well as the back of the instrument. Dust that gets into the vents, you can remove with vacuum cleaner with a narrow slit nozzle. Do not forget the remote controls, which quickly become dirty and may be damaged. Just take the cleaning cloth, wrap your finger and rub their buttons and the space between them (wipes suitable for electronic or conventional universal).
TILE first sweep the floor, then wipe with a damp cloth. Warm soapy water is fine for cleaning ceramic tiles and natural stone floors should be treated with special cleaning agents. Dried spots and seams between the tiles clean old toothbrush dipped in a solution of baking soda with bleach.
TOYS If a teddy bear or a bunny for your child began to look dirty clean them. First, check the label. Put toys that can be machine washed into a bag for laundry or pillowcase and wash at low temperature on delicate cycle with a double rinse. If you have to wash toys manually, do a warm soapy water, dip a rag in it and dab those places where are the stains, dust or dirt, then wipe again with a dry cloth.
To get rid of dust mites and other bacteria, put the toy in a plastic bag and store in the freezer for a day, then vacuum clean. Choose toys that you can easily wash off. Plastic toys can be washed in the dishwasher, placed on the top shelf (if you have small parts, use a laundry bag) It is enough to wipe the battery powered toys with anti-bacterial cleaning wipes.
Carpets must be vacuumed once a week. This is sufficient to maintain cleanliness. To remove a stain from the carpet, add warm water, liquid detergent, take a paper towel and blot the spot - from the edges toward the center.
VINEGAR - one of the products of microbiological synthesis, known in ancient times. The ancient Greek physician Hippocrates used vinegar as an antibiotic. In the household vinegar is still widely used for cleaning, disinfecting, removing odors and stains.
WINDOW select time when sun is not shining directly on the glass. Put old sheet or cloth as not to stain the floor. First, clean off the dust and dirt from the window sill and frame with a soft brush. Add vinegar in hot water (1:1). Using a large sponge, moisten the surface of the glass with the mix and rinse the dirt. Then, soak a window scraper and draw a straight line from the top to the bottom. After reaching the bottom, wipe the rubber scraper and start again from the top.
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