Tips and Tricks

  • Use dryer sheets on mini-blinds and T.V. screens to prevent recurrent dusting
  • Use walk off mats at entrances to catch dust and dirt. Usually made of nylon or olefin with rubber or vinyl back
  • Put knick-knacks in the dishwasher for a good cleaning
  • Shower curtains can be renovated by being washed, on gentle cycle, with a pint of white vinegar
  • Put your sponges in the dishwasher every couple of days to disinfect
  • When dusting start from the top and work your way down
  • Wash walls from the bottom up, it prevents streaking. Use a vacuum on "flat" paint
  • Use old socks to clean difficult woodwork
  • A few drops of vanilla extract placed on a cotton ball will remove odors from refrigerators, cars, bathrooms, etc...
  • Change furnace filters monthly, it will cut down on dust and prolong the life of your furnace

We hope these tips and tricks are helpful.

The Modern Maid, LLC

P.O. Box 45

Delaware OH, 43015