10 spring cleaning tips & tricks

So you've decided to give your house a spring-clean. You've stocked up on all the cleaning products you will need, rolled up your sleeves and ... found that you really, really don't want to clean, or scrub, or dust or in fact, do anything.  We get it. So we have looked around the internet for tricks and hacks to make the job a little bit easier for you. Don't forget that the reward - shiny, sparkly, brag-worthy house - will make all your hard work worth it.

1. Deodorise your microwave with fruit

So you cooked something stinky in the microwave - maybe it even exploded - and the smell is lingering in a sinister fashion. According to The Huffington Post one of the easiest ways to get rid of microwave smells is to cut a lemon in half, sprinkle it with salt and scrub the inside of the microwave with it. 

2. Use a hairdryer to get rid of water rings

You know those pesky water rings left on your coffee table when people (guilty) don't use a coaster under their cups? This clever hack from homemademamas is here to save you. All you need to do is blast the ring with a hairdryer on high and watch it fade away.

 

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