Hiring just the right housekeeper can be life-altering for the busy family. Now this may seem to be a little over-the-top, but I am serious. Think about your life-whether single, a couple or a family-you have no time. No time to keep your home as organized or clean as you would like. No time to do the smaller tidying jobs that would make a huge difference.
“I am still learning about my home. If you can’t do it yourself, find good service people and treat them well.” — Terry (mom to our Human Resources Coordinator, Louisa)
Raise your hand if you grew up with a mom (or another parental figure) constantly reminding you to clean your room. Often, our earliest memories of figuring out how to tidy up and take care of our homes are with our moms—they taught us how to do laundry, how to do the dishes, and how to make our beds. So it should come as no surprise that when we asked our moms for their best homekeeping advice, they came back with some great tips.
Most agreed on a few major themes: it’s important to make sure everything has a home, that you put things back when you take them out, and that your home is an inviting, relaxing place to come home to—and invite others to.
Carpets and rugs are very popular, creating warmth and comfort in the home. However we always wonder how to get around with the dirt and stains. For cleaning, vacuuming dust remains the simplest form of carpet care. This operation must be performed carefully, however, and for a long time and especially should not be expected until the dirt appears, because it is too late.
Not infrequently we are going to pour out our food or liquid on the carpet in the living room or bedroom. And some spots are even very hard to clean. But, not impossible. Here are some tips that will help you to remove dirt without being forced to clean with detergents or chemicals in Commerce.
The ammonia removes fat
If you will be invited to the table, the risk that the carpet or carpet in the living room to be stained with grease, is quite high. Imagine how someone escapes from a roasted chicken leg or one of the kids ruining oliviera. All the oil seeps into the fabric of your carpet. Do not get panic! First, you will need to remove quickly as much of the excess oil using a cloth. Press them tightly on the tarnished, and this way the fat will be absorbed instantly. But what do you do with the stain? Ammonia will help you! Pour a cup of ammonia into two litres of water and mix the solution. Then pour it into a spray bottle. Apply on the affected area and remove with a clean white cloth and cotton.
Vinegar, for brightening and colour
Besides the fact that vinegar removes most stains, it refreshes and restores radiance carpet colors of yesteryear. And modes of preparation of the solution are diverse.
Put two teaspoons of salt in a cup of white vinegar and mix well. Spray the solution on the carpet and rub it thoroughly with a soft bristled brush. Then, let the carpet to dry. After one day, aspiring it very well.
If the spots are very dark in color, put in a bowl with the vinegar, two teaspoons of borax. Proceed as in the case of salt solution.
Difficult stains from Carpet Cleaning coming out with a carpet if you rub the paste made up of white vinegar and cornstarch. Mix the two ingredients until you get the consistency of a paste. Apply the Paste on the affected areas of the Carpet Cleaning and rub dry using a cloth and clean. Two days later, the aspiring good.
Paint stains are cleaned with a solution of one teaspoon of vinegar half white, half a teaspoon of liquid laundry detergent and two cups of water. Attention! The paint should be cleaned immediately, as is fresh! Rub the affected area with this solution and using a slightly abrasive sponge. Then, flushed with lukewarm water.
Fruit juice stains can be removed with a vinegar solution consisting of white and laundry detergent. Mix a teaspoon of liquid detergent with a half teaspoon of white vinegar and two cups of water. Apply the solution on the stain and remove with a clean white cloth, cotton.
Clean salt stains from red wine improve Carpet Cleaning
Don’t worry if you spilled red wine on the carpet, because stains are removed very gently with salt. First of all, it is important not to rub the stain is wet carpet as! Will stretch even further. What should you do? Pour white wine over it least. White wine will dilute red. Then, absorbs moisture with a clean, dry, with a sponge or paper napkin. Do not rub the stain with it but pressing them with power over it the next step: Sprinkle salt over the stain and wait for it to make effect for 10-15 minutes. Then, aspire area well.