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    Hi lovely ladies

    I am nesting massively, however looking for any tips and tricks you might have.

    There’s a few problem areas I’d love to get nice and clean but looking for your wisdom here to save me the elbow workout if possible 🤭

    Bathroom:
    - shower screen, can never get the dirty water look out it no matter what I try
    - bathtub always looks like it’s got dirty patches
    - the grime around the silicone edges of the bath & in the shower tiles

    (This makes me sound filthy!!)

    Carpets:

    As much as I would love a carpet shampoo vacuum we don’t have one, I have some vanish carpet dirt removal but not sure whether it will do anything in terms of lifting dirt/freshening them up

    Wooden floors:

    I use a specific wood floor cleaner but they always seem slightly dirty like never sparkly clean after this dries

    If you have any other cleaning “hacks” I would love to know!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Loh4 View Post
    Hi lovely ladies

    I am nesting massively, however looking for any tips and tricks you might have.

    There’s a few problem areas I’d love to get nice and clean but looking for your wisdom here to save me the elbow workout if possible 🤭

    Bathroom:
    - shower screen, can never get the dirty water look out it no matter what I try
    - bathtub always looks like it’s got dirty patches
    - the grime around the silicone edges of the bath & in the shower tiles

    (This makes me sound filthy!!)

    Carpets:

    As much as I would love a carpet shampoo vacuum we don’t have one, I have some vanish carpet dirt removal but not sure whether it will do anything in terms of lifting dirt/freshening them up

    Wooden floors:

    I use a specific wood floor cleaner but they always seem slightly dirty like never sparkly clean after this dries

    If you have any other cleaning “hacks” I would love to know!!


    Bathroom : use Gumption. It works really well and you can use it in the kitchen as well if needed.

    Carpets : we use a powder that you shake on and then vacc up. It smells divine and there are a few choices of fragrances ..

    Wooden floors : we used to gave them in our old house and washed them with white vinegar and hot water. They came up really well. We use this on our tiled floors now in our current house .

    Good luck

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    Oh I need some advice on this too!

    Enamel stoves - how to get off burnt on grime?

    And engrained soap scum on an enamel bath?

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    Quote Originally Posted by AdornedWithCats View Post
    Oh I need some advice on this too!

    Enamel stoves - how to get off burnt on grime?

    And engrained soap scum on an enamel bath?
    Gumption. For both areas

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    Quote Originally Posted by granny1 View Post
    Gumption. For both areas
    Thanks I'll give it a shot. Do you just follow the directions or do you have a particular method that works?

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    Quote Originally Posted by AdornedWithCats View Post
    Thanks I'll give it a shot. Do you just follow the directions or do you have a particular method that works?
    I make a paste with it and let it sit on any particular stubborn spot for about 5 mins then scrub it off. The thicker the paste the better I’ve found

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    I’m going to go give this a shot in the bathroom, I might take some before & after 🤪

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    @granny1

    I’m in disbelief how well the gumption worked on the shower screen....


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    I can actually see through it now

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    Quote Originally Posted by Loh4 View Post
    @granny1

    I’m in disbelief how well the gumption worked on the shower screen....


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    I can actually see through it now
    It looks amazing


 

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