According to search data from Google, many people ask a lot of the same questions about how to keep their homes clean. I’ve written about cleaning extensively over the past decade, so I thought I would answer the most searched cleaning questions here!
If you could use help with a certain household chore or cleaning task, save yourself a Google search by checking out the tried-and-true tips included in the list below!
9 Answers To The Most Searched Cleaning Questions
1. How To Clean Windows
Dirty windows and mirrors can make an otherwise clean home look grimier than it really is. But you can learn how to make a powerful cleaner for exterior windows that will leave them clean and shiny.
For windows, mirrors, and other glass surfaces inside your home, learn how to make my favorite streak-free glass cleaning solution.
2. How To Clean An Oven
A lot of people assume that cleaning their oven will be too difficult or time-consuming, but you can clean your oven in your sleep with my super easy overnight method. No need for expensive store-bought cleaners or exhausting elbow grease!
3. How To Clean A Carpet
Did you know your carpet can hold up to one pound of dirt per square foot and still appear clean? Yuck! Ensure that your carpet is truly clean with the help of the tips and tricks in my carpet cleaning guide. Tricky stains and everyday dust and dirt are no match for these effective cleaning solutions!
4. How To Clean Blinds
You can’t enjoy the full effect of sparkling clean windows if you’re staring at them through dusty blinds. Lest you feel overwhelmed by the thought of wiping each slat one by one, never fear—I have several helpful hacks that will speed up the process considerably!
5. How To Clean A Washing Machine
Cleaning your washing machine may sound redundant, but it’s a crucial aspect of maintaining your machine so that it can continue to work effectively. I’ve got step-by-step instructions on how to clean front-load and top-load washing machines to eliminate bacteria, mildew, detergent residue, and even tough mineral deposits.
6. How To Clean A TV Screen
The best way to watch your favorite movies and TV shows is on a smudge-free screen! Try my super gentle DIY electronics screen cleaner—it’s effective, safe, and extremely economical.
7. How To Clean A Microfiber Sofa
Cleaning microfiber furniture is a lot simpler than you might think! Get the tips and tricks you need to make it look like new in my microfiber cleaning guide. (If pet hair is the problem, these these pet hair tips will help.)
8. How To Clean A Toilet
Make your toilet bowl sparkle with a homemade toilet bowl cleaner made from baking soda, borax, castile soap, and essential oils. It’s cheaper than the store-bought stuff but just as effective, and it even smells good, too!
Have hard water and the stains to prove it? Mineral deposits are no match for my white vinegar solution!
9. How To Clean A Mattress
Sweat, dirt, and dead skin can build up on the surface of your mattress over time. Luckily, there’s a quick and easy way to clean your mattress that will remove all of them while eliminating moisture and odors.
What cleaning advice have you searched for online?