38 Home Cleaning Tips, Tricks, and Hacks

Ugh, chores. It’s hard to truly relax until you have your housework done. Want to know a secret? Cleaning can actually be therapeutic if you know all of the tricks. Whether you’re a major procrastinator or a certified neatnik, we have some hacks that will save you time and money, on top of making you feel pretty good about yourself and your home. So don’t call a professional cleaning service just yet – read on and get all the motivation you need to disinfect and declutter without losing your mind.

1. Bag your shower heads.

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However, your shower will never truly be clean if you have hard water deposits and buildup on your shower head. For this hack, you need a plastic sandwich bag, vinegar, and a rubber band, string, or twist tie. Fill the baggie with vinegar and submerge your shower head in it. Secure it with the rubber band or twist tie, making sure it’s really on there. Leave it on for a few hours, or overnight, and voila! Cleaner shower head, stronger water pressure.