Isn't it ironic that the one place we use to clean our bodies daily is the one place we neglect to clean often? Since the shower isn't somewhere that our guests see when we entertain (usually... wink, wink) we tend to dismiss the need for routine cleaning until we can't see through the glass anymore. Did you know that the main culprit for the image above is
We all wish we had more time to do the things we enjoy...but more time for cleaning may not be at the top of your list. We at Penny's Personal Touch actually enjoy helping keep your home clean and tidy. But, we realize not everyone loves to clean like we do. So, we've compiled a list of 5 cleaning tips that can save you time. Try each of these and then sit back and relax.
The leaves of fall remind us of the weather change that is going to have us all spending more time indoors - rather than outdoors. We probably have cleaning items on our "To Do" list that we have neglected all year while we were out playing in the sunshine. So, let’s check some things off our checklist to get our homes winter ready. Here are 7 things you can clean now that were probably missed all year.
We all want a clean bathroom...but none of us really wants to get in there and clean it. After all, that's the dirtiest room in our home! But, we all know that we need a clean bathroom. So, why not take some simple easy steps to keep your bathroom sparkling clean all of the time.
Chris Fleming’s new video “COMPANY IS COMING” gives us all a flashback reminder of what our parents did or what we ourselves frantically do when company is coming!
You, of course, can throw the random shoes, clothes, and books in a closet or under a bed, but that just takes care of a quick visual when they walk in.
We all know sight, then scent, is what greets us when we enter any room. Then we touch, and maybe taste if eating. But if the odor is off we are probably leaving!
Scents are locked into your soft fabrics, so that is what you need to attack first.
Maybe you were gifted with one of the most sought after 40 oz Yeti tumblers and it’s progressed from keeping your coffee hot in the winter to keeping your beer cold in the summer!
Another scenario could be that you have a special hand painted wine glass or Tervis plastic tumbler and you found out after you put it in the dishwasher that it is not dishwasher safe!
Either of these could result in a stain or an odor. Let's see how to get rid of those stains and odors so you can enjoy your favorite Yeti, Tervis, or special cup longer!
Sludge In The Ice Maker? Ew!
When a restaurant goes through a health inspection, did you know many are closed down due to the sludge found in the ice makers? Now ask yourself when was the last time that you cleaned your own ice maker?
Last time, we discussed how to keep the kitchen sink free of bacteria and safe for our food. Please click here to review that blog. Today, we look at where so much of that food is kept, the fridge.
What Is That Growing In Your Fridge? Ew!
Last time, we talked about the first item in our kitchen that needs our cleaning attention, the sponge. Today, our important first cup of morning coffee is considered...
Reports have come out concerning the Keurig not being made with a proper way to take it apart and clean it. But at least 1 in 5 households have one, so we need to come up with a good cleaning solution.
The filter, if not changed, adds non-needed bacteria, lime scale and rust to your coffee. The water tank is holding onto water where bacteria and mold will grow.
The cup holder has holes to catch drippings, but it also holds onto the coffee and heats it up. So, let's keep it clean!