Cleaning shower doors can be a pain in the a**

Shower doors do there part in keeping a shower enclosed and water detained. However they can be tricky to clean at times especially if they have been neglected for some time. The minerals in water cause stains that can be difficult to remove. A client taught me a trick I never knew of which consisted of using Jet Dry. You know the product that is used in our dishwashers to avoid stains. Makes sense when you think about it but I guess I never thought to try it in a shower! Add jet dry to a spray bottle with some water and watch it do tricks!

Ways to tackle and eliminate dust!

Dust is an accumulation of tiny particles that includes paper, hair, pet dander, skin cells, cloth fibers, dirt, and more. Letting it build up can lead to allergies and other health problems, so it’s a good idea to keep it under control. There are cleaning methods, clutter remedies and filtration techniques that can drastically reduce the amount of dust you and your family breathe. Follow these tips!

Dust throughout your home with a microfiber rag and some polish to swoop up the dust.

Change and wash your sheets once a week. Change bedding and blankets every 3-4 weeks.

Beat down your rugs and couch cushions outside to eliminate dust every 3 months. Just give them a couple good wacks and let go of some steam!

Wipe down baseboards, boarders, and doors when your home is due for a deep cleaning

Remove clutter from your home.

Recycle old books and magazines because they create dust when they degrade over time

Change your air filter every 1-3 months

Groom your pets often and wash their bedding to cut down on fur and dander dust

Get a air purifier or place natural plants in your home for a natural purifier

Vacuum your home twice a week to suck up those dust bunnies

Mop often to get the dust that was missed from vacuuming

Dusting in corners, small crevices, or hard to reach places.

Ever see the dust inbetween the design of your frames where you have your family photos? Or in the corners of your baseboards or cupboards? Some areas are just hard to get to and when you wipe it with a dust rag or swifter it just doesn’t pick up that dust. Well I have a solution for you and you might even have this in your home already. Try using a paint brush to get in those crevices and corners. Just swipe that dust away but make sure there is no paint on your brush!

Do you have crayon marks on your wall or any other hard surface?

Did your kids draw on the wall again or any hard surface? Well it happens to all of us, we turn our heads only for a few minutes and they ditch the coloring books and head straight for the wall. It is a bigger area for them to display their artistic talents! Well I have a solution for you, take a damp cloth with some baking soda and wipe it off. crayon marks on wall

Scuff marks on wood floors

Have you ever seen beautiful woods floors covered with scuff marks. The scuff marks caused by heels and shoes don’t always come up after damp mopping them. Unfortunatelty, you have to get down, close and personal to wipe them off. Just use  a damp cloth with some baking soda.