There’s just something about fresh flowers, spring showers, and longer days that makes us want to spring into cleaning action at home. Prioritize by following our helpful to-do list featuring the most important tasks on our spring cleaning lists – starting with the kitchen and bathrooms.
Clean Shower Curtains
Machine wash shower curtains and liners. Add a capful of All-Purpose Bleach Alternative to remove soap and mildew buildup.
Make Sinks Shine
Clean sinks by sprinkling All-Purpose Bleach Alternative and Scented Vinegar directly onto the sink’s surface and let the mixture sit. When ready, use the Scrub Brush to lift stains and remove grime.
Clear Your Drains
Mix 1/4 cup of All-Purpose Bleach Alternative with one cup boiling Scented Vinegar to create a natural drain cleaner. This will help keep your drains clog-free of debris like hair and product build-up.
Rub a Dub Tub
Give your bathtubs and showers a deep clean with All-Purpose Cleaning Concentrate, hot water, and the Scrub Brush. Use 2 capfuls of product for every 2 quarts of water used.
Tackle Your Toilets
Remove buildup and discoloration by mixing one capful of All-Purpose Bleach Alternative and a splash of Scented Vinegar directly into the bowl. Allow the mixture to sit and flush to remove the mess. Wipe down the seat and lid with Surface Cleaner and a Lint-Free Cleaning Cloth.
Clear Your Mirrors
Give mirrors and vanities a good wipe-down with Glass & Mirror Cleaner and a Lint-Free Cleaning Cloth for a truly streakless shine.
Give tile and bathroom floors a good scrub down with minimal elbow grease by using All-Purpose Cleaning Concentrate and hot water (2 capfuls of product for every 2 quarts of water used). Use a mop or the Scrub Brush clean grout and tight spaces.
Get a Clean Chill
Remove expired food and scrub your fridge with the Scrub Brush and All-Purpose Cleaning Concentrate. Once clean, store a small bowl of Scented Vinegar in the back of the fridge to remove odors and deodorize. Clean the freezer with Surface Cleaner and the Lint-Free Cleaning Cloth. Remove leftover spillage with the Scrub Brush and a mixture of All-Purpose Cleaning Concentrate, All-Purpose Bleach Alternative, and hot water. Cleaner the ice maker with Dish Detergent, Surface Cleaner, Scented Vinegar, and All-Purpose Bleach Alternative. Get the full how-to here.
Go Deep on Your Dishwasher
To deep clean the dishwasher, add one capful of All-Purpose Bleach Alternative to the dishwasher and run a normal cycle, free of dishware. Then, wipe down gaskets and seals with Surface Cleaner.
Make Your Oven Shine
Wipe down the exterior and interior with Surface Cleaner and the Lint-Free Cleaning Cloth. Remove the racks and wash with Dish Detergent and the Copper Cloth. If heavy grease and baked on messes are present, fill a bucket with warm water and All-Purpose Bleach Alternative. Wipe the mixture on oven surfaces and let soak for 30 minutes. Then, wipe clean with a wet cloth.
Clean Coffee Makers
Freshen coffee pots, tea pots, Keurigs, and more with Surface Cleaner, Scented Vinegar, Dish Detergent, and All-Purpose Bleach Alternative. Follow the full how-to here.
Go to Town on Your Trash Bins
Clean trash cans and recycle bins by filling the basin with a mixture of water, All-Purpose Bleach Alternative, and All-Purpose Cleaning Concentrate, scrub with the Scrub Brush and allow to soak for 10 minutes. Get the full how-to here.
Give Glass a Glow
Give cloudy glassware a run through the dishwasher to remove fading. But, before you run the machine, add Scented Vinegar to the rinse aid dispenser. Glassware will be sparkly, bright and cloud-free.
Ditch Smelly Drains
Pour 1/4 cup All-Purpose Bleach Alternative and 1 cup boiling Scented Vinegar down the drain. Let sit for five minutes before running hot water to rinse. The mixture will act as a natural aid against clogging and also deodorize the area.
Mind your Microwave
Wipe down your microwave with Surface Cleaner and the Lint-Free Cleaning Cloth. Dish wash or hand wash the rotating plate inside with the Dish Detergent. Remove baked on food and tough stains on the rotating plate and within the microwave’s interior with All-Purpose Bleach Alternative, hot water, and the Scrub Brush.
Do the Stove Top Shuffle
Clean stove tops and grills by pouring Scented Vinegar directly onto the grates and scrubbing away grease, grime, and debris with the Copper Cloth.