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If you should visit my house and get a glimpse inside my utility closet, you would meet up on multiple cleaning tools that I have made myself to make eliminate my cleaning woes! However, I like being introduced to different cleaning options to make my life easier. Today, here is a list of ingenious tips and also alternative ideas to eliminate your cleaning woes too 🙂


The Tong And Cloth Trick

Wrap a pair of tong with micro fibre cloth to clean you window blinds. Window blinds can be difficult clean. But your kitchen tong isn’t only for kitchen purposes. So make cleaning easier by combining your tong and cleaning to clean your dirty window blinds.

Alternative Cleaning Tool: Window Blinds Duster, 3 Pack Brush for Air Conditioner shutters Dust Collector Cleaning Cloth Tool with 3 Extra Microfiber Sleeves

This is very easy to use and will clean two blinds at the same time.


Toothbrush For Household Cleaning

I hate those crevices and corners! You know those places where your face basin meets the counter or the technical places on your window sill. How do you clean them? A genius idea is to use an old toothbrush to clean those problematic places.


Alternative Cleaning Tool: Hand-Held Groove Gap Cleaning Tool

This is a narrow tufted brush that will get rid of debris trapped in corners.

The Drill And Brush Trick

Need some extra power to clean your baseboards, door tracks or sink? Attach a cleaning brush to your drill. This will get rid of stains and scum without you having to exert yourself too much.


Alternative Cleaning Tool: Tub, Shower, Tile and Grout All Purpose Power Scrubber Cleaning Kit

This is a kit with nylon power brushes that will attach to your cordless drill. These nylon bristles will not scratch your surfaces, and can be used to clean tubs, sinks, baseboards, fiberglass shower enclosures, shower door tracks, and porcelain.

Alternative Cleaning Tool: Power Brush Tile Scrubber Scouring Pads Cleaning Kit- Includes Drill Attachment


Glue Sponge Onto Your Broom

Does your back hurt whenever you clean your dirty shower or tub. Trim down the bristles on your broom, and glue cleaning sponge onto it. You can use this to clean your shower without having to bend and making your back hurt.

Alternative Cleaning Tool: Extendable Tub and Tile Scrubber

This extends from 26 inches to 42 inches, and has an anti-microbial head is abrasive for deep cleaning, retains water for rinsing.

The Kabob Skewers And Sponge Trick

Can’t get to the bottom of things when cleaning your drinking glasses and jars? Insert a kabob skewer in a cleaning sponge and use this to clean your drinking glasses and jars. This will help you to get to the bottom of things down there.

Alternative Cleaning Tool: Kitchen Cleaning Tool Sponge Brush


Wrap Your Craft Stick With Cloth

It can be really hard to clean under appliances. Wrap a long flat craft stick with a cleaning cloth. Use this to clean out under you fridge, washing machine and all those places you can’t reach. You can also use any type of flat stick. Even a rule may do the trick!

Alternative Cleaning Tool: Machine Washable Long Reach Flexible Duster

This duster can flexible bend and get to places in your home to find it hard to reach.

These tips and resources should help you to make your cleaning routine much easier. I am especially in love with the window blind cleaner 🙂

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