space
 
 

You're on the UK site
change country
You are not logged in. Click here to login
 
Student Login <
Landlord Login <
Letting Agent Login <
Find Housemates Student Guides Advertise Blogs   follow us  
AFS Pinterest AFS facebook AFS Twitter AFS LinkedIn Student Article - Keeping your place clean!


Back
Student Article - Keeping your place clean!
Author: Lisa Langmead
Keeping a rented area clean can be difficult, but at the end of your tenancy it must look good. Follow these tips to keep your place looking great -

If you cannot wash up straight away fill the sink with water and suds and dump plates in - at least they wont be crusty and horrid. - much easier when you come to do them.

Use a microwave safe plate to cover food in microwave, beans are a nightmare to get off.

Use a damp white sock on the end of a broom to collect cobwebs.Use a damp glove to clean blinds.

By pouring some mouthwash into your toothbrush holder it stops the nasty build up at the bottom.

If you spill anything on the carpet use a white damp towel and blot the stain. (Never rub) by blotting it the stain transfers to the towel.

Always look for old fashioned and cheap ways to clean - using old newspapers for glass and making your own cleaning products they all work wonders.

Keep your inside cupboards clean by placing all plates/cups etc on kitchen roll. Change every few weeks - these will stop your cupboard shelves getting dirty. (same with all drawers)

Always place cotton wool balls with a few sprays of scent at the bottom of the bin liner - keeps it smelling nice.

Keep wash cloths in the sink with a little water and soap to keep clean.

Never have shoes in the house - always have a basket next to the door for storage.

Wipe the shower door down with every use with a window cleaning squeegee.

Lisa Langmead
Dust & vac
dustandvac.co.uk
info@dustandvac.co.uk
 

 
 
Post a reply...
 
If you already have an account log-in here:
Email address:
Password:

Forgotten your password? click here

 
 
usa flag ireland flag australia flag canada flag france flag spain flag germany flag italy flag southafrica flag india flag russia flag japan flag china flag