6 bright cleaning tricks to use this weekend

6 bright cleaning tricks to use this weekend

Convert weekend cleaning in a ecological space by excellence. Yes, we already know that the theme of the house is a nuisance, but since we are, Let's do it with eco consciousness and with the idea in mind to take care of the planet. And for them we go into the kitchen to find and capture the best cleaner. No, we are not going crazy. You will be surprised at the amount of possibilities a product can have. This is the moment multitask Our hit parade of substances eco friendly It is made up of baking soda, vinegar, lemons, alcohol and tea leaves. In which kitchen do we not find all this?

Extractor hoods, upholsteries that need a good review, those slippers that "sing" too much, bedding a little stiffer than desirable, somewhat opaque crystals and mirrors that do not reflect what they should be our goals. And if they are also yours, you have reached the appropriate section.

We start with the mirrors

We like bright and foggy mirrors! For this we will use this great homemade cleaner: Mix two thirds of water with a white vinegar in a spray bottle. Soak crumpled newspaper with it, remove the dirt and dry with a cotton cloth. The fingerprints They are removed by diluting alcohol in water in a container. It is sprayed on the glass and cleaned with newspaper. For dark spots This is our remedy: put a saucepan with water on the fire. When it boils, add tea leaves. Leave about 5 minutes and remove from heat. Add the mixture to a spray bottle. Apply hot on a cloth and rub the stain until it disappears.

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And we continue with the flashes. Do you want to Your glassware shines like the first day, removing those white spots caused by water hardness? Fill a large pot with boiling water and add two glasses of lemon juice and two others of white vinegar. Put the dishes and leave an hour.

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Upholstery shift. Clean your fabric sofa with a mixture of 1/2 cup of water, a glass of alcohol, half a lemon juice and 1 tablespoon of liquid detergent. Spray, brush and wipe a damp cloth.

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How to store and clean the bedding. Before brand new sheets, wash them to remove possible chemicals from the manufacturing. If they are made of cotton, do it in cold water so that they do not shrink. After use, removes stains, setting the temperature of the washing machine between 40 and 60 º C. With use may turn yellow. Recover your original white, adding half a cup of lemon or baking soda to the usual detergent.

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Avoid overloading the washing machine so that the soap is distributed.

The kitchen and its extractor hood

Start cleaning the extractor hood by extracting the filters and putting them in a bowl with grease and baking soda solvent and leaving them for 20 min. Meanwhile, clean the interior with hot water, grease solvent and bicarbonate or vinegar and a scourer. If it is made of stainless steel, clean with hot water and sponge. For the most difficult stains, create a thick paste with baking soda and water. Apply and leave for half an hour. Pass a cloth, rinse and dry.

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What if: It's up to the shoes. It is advisable to wash the sneakers by hand so that they do not deform. For the interior, mix some water with a few drops of liquid detergent and a pinch of baking soda. Leave on for 15 min and remove. For the outside, just soap and water.

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